Tour blog and dancers' diaries

Alvin Ailey ADT: The Final Run-Through, By Daniel Harder

By Daniel Harder With less than three days before I leave for the UK, I begin to question just how ready I am for this next chapter on my first international tour with the Ailey company. As I reflect back … Read more

Alvin Ailey ADT: Two Weeks! By Constance Stamatiou

By Constance Stamatiou Yes, it is almost that time for us to get on a plane and head for the UK.  However, we must make a stop in Washington, DC on Tuesday to congratulate our Artistic Director, Judith Jamison, who … Read more

Alvin Ailey ADT: What does it take to be an “Ailey” dancer? By Daniel Harder

written by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater on 27.08.10 By Daniel Harder That is the question that I keep asking myself as I continue on this new journey as a member of the Ailey Company. The first words that come to … Read more

Alvin Ailey ADT: New Adventures, By Daniel Harder

Hello! My name is Daniel Harder, and I am one of the newest members of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. I am very excited to be able to share all of my thoughts with you through this blog, about the … Read more

Alvin Ailey ADT: A Typical Day by Constance Stamatiou

Hello my fellow Dance Consortium friends, my name is Constance Stamatiou. I’m a dancer from Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. I am originally from Charlotte, NC and this is my fourth year with the Company. A typical day for me starts … Read more

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Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: Seventy Seven Days, by Aline

  By Aline Machado We arrived in London on June 27th at night. In the following day we would have rehearsal and although I really wanted to go for a walk, it would be better to rest a little more and sleep … Read more

After the big hug around Heather | His Majesty's Theatre | The beautiful garden

Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: My Travel Partner, by Aline

By Aline Machado On Thursday June 24th we went from Glasgow to Aberdeen by bus. I’ve never liked to travel by bus so much as I liked in our trips around Scotland. On the road, the beauty of nature and the animals … Read more

Love is in the air | Brazil in World Cup

Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: I’ll miss Glasgow, by Aline

By Aline Machado My week off in Glasgow was like a dream. It began when I reached at Glasgow airport, because that was someone waiting for me there: my boyfriend Fabricio, who had just come from Brazil. We would spend … Read more

Daniel's Birthday | Nottingham Castle | Nottingham Playhouse

Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: Nottingham, by Aline

By Aline Machado We went to Nottingham on May 27th in the morning. As soon as we arrived, like usually happens on Thursdays, lol, we went directly to work after leaving ours bags in the rooms. We had ballet class with teacher … Read more

Theatre Royal, Newcastle

Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: The amazing Theatre Royal, By Aline

By Aline Machado We arrived in Newcastle on May 23rd at night. It had been an amazing day in Edinburgh and happened just what I’d predicted: after enjoying so much a city, in the one next I must rest. I arrived completely … Read more