The dance and theatrical repertory of ABAKUA' Afro-Latin Company is designed to reach a broad audience and to nurture the widespread appreciation of Afro-Latin dance.
The world famous Ailey company has come to include Ailey II (1974), the Ailey School, Ailey Arts In Education & Community Programs and the Ailey Extension, which offers dance classes to the public on a walk-in basis.
The Company's spring season is held at the Metropolitan Opera House. Repertory includes many of the great Romantic ballets of the 19th century, major works of the 20th century and works by contemporary choreographers.
This chamber-sized dance ensemble teaches the community about Balinese dance and culture through a fusion of East/West aesthetics in a contemporary, world dance format.
Ballet Academy East was established in 1979. The school is made up of three divisions: The Pre-Professional Division for ages 7-18 with admission by audition, the Pre-Ballet Division for ages 2-6 and Open Classes for Adults and Teens. The Pre-Professional Division performs for the public twice annually, in February at the Ailey Citigroup Theater and in May at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater.
Celebrating 50 years of dance and culture, Ballet Hispanico is recognized as the nation's leading Latino dance organization. Led by Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro, the Company, School of Dance, and Education & Outreach programs build new avenues of cultural dialogue and share the joy of dance with all communities.
Ballet Tech encompasses a professional dance company and a tuition-free school. This diverse, urban company performs a repertoire of Eliot Feld's extensive range of ballets at the Joyce Theater every 12-36 months. The school provides a continuum of training – beginner to advanced – entirely tuition-free for talented public school kids. Each year 30,000 kids audition and 550 enroll.
BalletCollective brings together artists, poets, composers, choreographers, and designers to collaborate as equals, exchanging ideas to absorb each others’ influence throughout the creation of distinctive works of art. Founded by Troy Schumacher in 2010, BalletCollective has produced the collaborative work of over 30 artists.
Bridge for Dance, Inc. provides unique and exciting experiences for dancers of all ages. Students learn in fun and non-competitive environment from a strong faculty and through a diverse schedule of classes. Bright and beautiful studios attract student and professional dancers, families, and event planners.