Back to their roots

Sancton, Thomas
July 1997
Time International (South Pacific Edition);07/14/97, Issue 28, p82
Discusses the South African tour of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater as of July 14, 1997. Judith Jamison as the artistic director; The tour by the dance theater as Jamison's dream; J.P. Morgan Bank, based in New York City, as sponsor of the tour; The efforts to win support from South Africa's Dance Alliance, an influential union that has an effective veto over performances by visiting dance groups.


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