City Lights: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater; And More

The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will perform from Feb. 21-24.
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will perform from Feb. 21-24.
Credit Andrew Eccles AAADT’s Samantha Figgins and Jacquelin Harris

Thursday on “City Lights with Lois Reitzes”:

  • 1:30: Lois Reitzes talks with dancer and choreographer Jamar Roberts about his history in dance and his work “Members Don’t Get Weary.” The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will perform “Members Don’t Get Weary” as part of their series of shows at the Fox Theatre celebrating their 60th anniversary. Those run from Feb. 21-24.
  • 16:27: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater artistic director, Robert Battle, discusses his work with the dance company and what’s in store for their 60th anniversary celebration.
  • 42:33: Emory University’s “Movie Mania” film series is re-launching with a look at the film “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.” The series, organized by the Emory University Psychoanalytic Institute, examines a film through a psychoanalytic lens. Emory University professor of psychiatry Dr. Andrew Furman and PhD candidate Stephanie Cozy joined Reitzes to talk about the event, which takes place Feb.at Emory’s White Hall.
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