Ailey/Fordham Dancers in the News

Ailey Dancers

Christopher Bloom, Russell Janzen, and More Nominated for Clive Barnes Award
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Christopher Bloom, Class of 2012

Dance Magazine

A High Degree of Success: The Ailey/Fordham Dance BFA turns 25 PDF | Web Version

Our 25 to Watch for 2017
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Paige Fraser, Class of 2012

On the Rise: Sarah Daley
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Sarah Daley, Class of 2009

Why I Dance: Jacquelin Harris
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Jacquelin Harris, Class of 2014

Why I Dance: Jacqueline Burnett
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Jacqueline Burnett, Class of 2009

Dance Mogul Magazine

Thomas Varvaro: The Next Generation of Ballet
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Thomas Varvaro, Class of 2012

Dance Spirit Magazine

Letter to My First-Year Self: Seven Senior Dance Majors Reflect on Their College Experiences
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Meagan King, Class of 2020

Congrats to Our 2020 Dance Grad Cover Stars
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduates: Charles Scheland, Samara Steele, and Sarah Takash, Class of 2020

University of NYC
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Student Courtney Spears, Class of 2016

Dominion of New York

Alvin Ailey Begins New Season with 9 New Dancers and New Director
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Jacqueline Green, Class of 2011 and Sean Carmon, Class of 2010


If You Haven’t Seen Alvin Ailey, You Haven’t Seen Dance
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Jacquelin Harris, Class of 2014

Review: Glory Reigns at Ailey/Fordham BFA Concert
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Program in Dance Fall Concert 2017

‘The Nutcracker’ in New York City
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Patrick Coker, Class of 2014

The New York Times

Spiritual Reset for This Brooklyn Nets Host
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Ally Love, Class of 2008

Review: Young Dancers of Graham 2 Show Palpable Passion for the Legend
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Anne Souder, Class of 2014

Moving Together, if Not in Unison
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Preston Miller, Class of 2010

Review: José Limón International Dance Festival at the Joyce Theater
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Elise Drew, Class of 2007

The Philadelphia Inquirer

It’s all eyes on Philly as BalletX nails it again with brief dance films that feed the soul
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Ashley Simpson, Class of 2020

Pointe Magazine

Dance Theatre of Harlem's Daphne Lee's Tour Essentials Include Everything From Custom Colored Pointe Shoes to Chanel No. 5
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Daphne Lee, Class of 2013

The Workout: Courtney Henry
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Courtney Henry, Class of 2011

The Wall Street Journal

Modern Dancer Cross-Trains to Another Tune
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Fana Tesfagiorgis, Class of 2010

The Washington Post

How dancers cope when they can’t dance: They improvise
Featuring Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduates: Courtney Spears, Class of 2016 and Charles Scheland, Class of 2020

Taller Ballerinas Reach New Heights
Featuring: Ailey/Fordham BFA Graduate Courtney Henry, Class of 2011