Hyperion Paperbacks for Children, Sep 5, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 32 pages
"In their first children's book collaboration, this markedly talented husband-and-wife team offers a warm profile of dancer and choreographer Alvin Ailey . . . interwining Ailey's alleged thoughts and conversations with facts about his childhood, his introduction to the world of dance . . . and his founding of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in 1958".--Publishers Weekly, starred review. Full color.
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Review: Alvin AileyUser Review - Jim - Goodreads
wow. realized a couple minutes after finishing the book that i was still holding my breath. the art (and writing) are mesmerizing. in the author notes says the Pinkneys even took dancing lessons from an original Alvin Ailey dancer to research this, their first book as a couple. Read full review
Review: Alvin AileyUser Review - Kristy - Goodreads
This book is awesome, and not just because "Revelations" is the best American choreography ever. Not only are Brian Pinkney's illustrations gorgeous, but the story explains so well how young Alvin was ... Read full review
Grade 5, Revelations
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CHILDREN'S BOOKS; From 'Rocka My Soul' to 'Revelations' - New York ...
ALVIN AILEY By Andrea Davis Pinkney. Illustrated by Brian Pinkney. Unpaged. New York: Hyperion Books for Children. $13.95. (Ages 5 to 9) ...
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A biography of Alvin Ailey, who created his own modern dance company to explore the black experience. Describes his life, dancing, and choreography. ...
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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre - review of program of four dances.
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Author Profile: Jerry, Gloria, Brian, Andrea, Myles Pinkney ...
When the two of them worked on a book about Alvin Ailey, they studied the dance techniques of Katherine Dunham, whose modern style influenced Alvin in Ailey ...
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Alvin Ailey Cue
Alvin Ailey. and Company. B. orn in a small Texas town in 1931,. Alvin Ailey learned early about the .... Members of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater are ...
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