The Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet presents Ailey II at The Strand Theater in Shreveport on Thursday, February 20 at 6:30 pm. Tickets are $25 and up.
Ailey II is universally renowned for merging the spirit and energy of the country’s best young dance talent with the passion and creative vision of today’s most outstanding emerging choreographers. Founded in 1974, the company embodies Alvin Ailey’s pioneering mission to establish an extended cultural community that provides dance performances, training, and community programs for all people. Ailey II performs across the U.S. and internationally. With Artistic Director Troy Powell at the helm, Ailey II continues to thrive as he brings a fresh dimension to this beloved company.