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Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation Classes and Tours

Explore the Alvin Alley Dance Foundation on your university or college trip to New York.

This is an essential visit for groups in New York, particularly those studying 'Alvin Ailey' as part of their A-Levels.

Ailey Studios is the largest facility dedicated to dance in New York offering a wide range of group options, including private group classes that can accommodate up to fifty students. 

Technique classes offered include; ballet, horton, graham-based modern, dunham, jazz (classical & theatre), hip-hop, contemporary, salsa, west african, afro/caribbean, samba/afro, brazilian and capoeira.

Private building tours are also available, showcasing the studio and administrative spaces, as well as Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation’s archived artwork and photographs. You can also attend class observations, where student groups can watch the last thirty minutes of professional division classes. 

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