Ailey Ascending: A Portrait in Motion

by Alvin Alley American Dance Theater
Photography by Andrew Eccles

Published by Chronicle Books, 2008

In this dazzling book of full-color and black-and-white images, acclaimed photographer Andrew Eccles captures the artistry and achievement of brilliant dancers in performance, in rehearsal, behind the scenes, and in stunning portraits. Created as a celebration of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 50th anniversary, with a preface by artistic director Judith Jamison, Ailey Ascending reveals the passion and beauty of this award-winning dance troupe today.

Leslie Jonath: Acquisitions Editor.

Hardcover, 144 pages
ISBN: 0811864804
Dimensions: 10 x 0.8 x 12 inches