>>>Pre-Performance Lecture: “Alvin Ailey’s Reinvention of American Dance” Free, public lecture before Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
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Show Times:

May 1, 2019 • 6:30 pm

Merrill Auditorium, Portland

6:30 pm – 7 pm

Box Office:

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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This tour marks Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 60th anniversary. Myron Beasley, Ph.D, Associate will discuss the company and its continued and significant role in reinventing American Modern Dance. Free and open to the public.

The pre-performance lecture takes place in the Rehearsal Hall at Merrill Auditorium.

For more information about Offstage activities, please call 207.773.3150 or email offstage@portlandovations.org.

Venue

Merrill Auditorium, Portland
20 Myrtle Street
Portland, ME 04101 United States
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Phone:
207.842.0800
Website:
http://portlandmaine.gov/574/Merrill-Auditorium

A beautifully restored 1,900-seat performance venue, this majestic hall is one of the gems of Portland’s downtown Arts District and is located near many excellent restaurants.

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Parking: Parking is available for a nominal fee at “Central Parking Services” on the corner of Congress and Pearl Streets (this lot offers some accessible parking spaces) and at the “Top of the Old Port” on Pearl Street (off of Congress).