Exclusive Clip: AILEY new doc on Gay Black Ballet icon in cinemas 7th January Ailey – will be released in cinemas and on demand Friday 7th. Alvin Ailey was a visionary artist who found salvation through dance. An immersive profile of ground-breaking and influential choreographer Alvin Ailey, founder of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Sensorial and archival-rich, AILEY captures the brilliant and enigmatic man who, when confronted by a world that refused to embrace him, was determined to build one that would.! Ailey said that one of America’s richest treasures was the African-American cultural heritage—“sometimes sorrowful, sometimes jubilant, but always hopeful.” 0 Comments Share Tweet Share View Comments (0) You must log in to post a comment.