#AudTalk: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's Robert Battle

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On this week's episode of the Auditorium Theatre's video podcast, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Artistic Director Robert Battle joins Auditorium Theatre CEO Rich Regan for a conversation about Ailey's history, its connection to the Auditorium Theatre, and more. Battle is the only the third artistic director to lead the Ailey company in its more than 60-year history, following Alvin Ailey himself and Judith Jamison. He has expanded the Ailey repertoire with a diverse array of works, and his choreographed pieces continue to connect profoundly with audiences. 

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20 minutes


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