NJ Spotlight News

A camp founded by Alvin Ailey teaches kids more than dance

Clip: 07/25/2022 | 4m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

Students in Newark are learning various forms of dance and creative skills at AileyCamp, a six-week program that was started by the legendary dancer Alvin Ailey just before his passing in 1989. Newark is one of nine cities where the camp is taking place. It’s the first time the camp is operating fully in person since the start of the pandemic.

Aired: 07/25/22

Rating: NR

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