Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s gala benefit performance at New York City Center and party at the New York Hilton Midtown Grand Ballroom took place on December 4th.
Musical legend Quincy Jones and actress Gabrielle Union were the evening’s Honorary Chairs. The event’s co-chairs were Simin Allison, Kathryn & Kenneth Chenault, Daria L. Foster & Erich J. Wallach, Agnes & Gerald Hassell, Debra L. Lee, and Joan & Sandy Weill. The late Herb Allison was also a co-chair.
Proceeds from the event will benefot Ailey's educational programs.
Eric J. and Daria L. Wallach, Actress and Honorary Chair Gabrielle Union, Artistic Director Robert Battle, and
Joan and Sanford Weill
|American Ballet Theatre Soloist Misty Copeland and Vice Chair Valentino D. Carlotti|
|Ailey Artistic Director Robert Battle with Eboni and Rossi Turman.|
|Robert Battle with Kathryn and Kenneth Chenault, American Express CEO|
Photos: Christopher Duggan