The second companies of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, American Ballet Theatre, and the Paul Taylor Dance Company will team up for the 1.2.3. Festival at New York’s Joyce Theater from April 13 to 22. Ailey II, ABT II, and Taylor 2 will share the stage on opening night.
During the run, Ailey II will perform Judith Jamison’s Divining; Carlos dos Santos’ Proximity; Thang Dao’s Echoes; and Christopher L. Huggins’ Essence. ABT II will present Jerome Robbins’ Interplay and world premieres by Roger Van Fleteren and Edwaard Liang, while Taylor 2 offers four works by its namesake: Aureole, 3 Epitaphs, Company B, and Esplanade.
For tickets and more information, call JoyceCharge at 212.242.0800 or visit www.joyce.org or the websites of the troupes’ parent companies.