Body and soul: the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Smithsonian Institution Anacostia Community Museum
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Alvin Ailey Repertory Ensemble
1.42 linear feet (2 boxes)
An exhibition on the history of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. The show was organized by the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts and exhibited at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum from March 1993 to June 1993.
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, and floor plans.
African American dance
African American dancers
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu