Join us for live performances by Clark Center choreographers including : Eleo Pomare,
Elizabeth Keen, Lenore Latimer, Sandra Rivera, Chuck Davis,
Bill T. Jones, Ron Alexander and Hank Smith.
Special film footage with Thelma Hill, Pepsi Bethel, Kathleen Stanford Grant,
Louise Roberts, Fred Benjamin and Charles Moore Dance Theatre.
There will also be slide shows, photographs and a panel discussion
as we pay tribute to Clark Center for the Performing Arts
Clark Center for the Performing Arts was created by Alvin Ailey in 1959 as a multi-racial,
multi-ethnic arts community in New York City.
For 30 years Clark Center trained dancers, encouraged emerging companies and developed new choreographic talent. Among the choreographers and companies that performed there are Alvin Ailey, Dance Theatre of Harlem,
Eleo Pomare, Anna Sokolow, Mimi Garrard, Donald McKayle, Kazuko Hirabayashi, Meredith Monk,
Laura Dean, Ballet Hispanico,Chuck Davis, Sounds in Motion, Senta Driver, Bill T Jones, May O’Donnel,
Gus Solomons, Capoeiras Bahia, Doug Varone and Urban Bush Women.
Fridays at Noon tickets are $10 and should be purchased in advance online or at the 92Y Box Office in the lobby.
Find out more here
Live streams of each Fridays At Noon performance are available at www.tischdanceandnewmedia.com/live.
The live streams of the Fridays At Noon performances are part of an educational collaboration
between 92Y Harkness Dance Center and NYU’s Tisch Dance and New Media Program.