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(2015 / EVIDENCE Premiere 2023)


Choreography: Ronald K. Brown

Associate Choreographer: Arcell Cabuag

Music: “La Puerta” Composed by Luis Demetrio; 

“Picadillo” Composed by Tito Punete

“All of the Americas” the 2nd movement of "Afro Latin Jazz Suite” by Arturo O’Farrill 

“Vaca Frita” by Arturo O’Farrill

Costume Designer: Keiko Voltaire

Original Lighting Design: Al Crawford

Lighting Re-Creation: Tsubasa Kamei

Open Door was originally choreographed for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in 2015. The creation of Open Door was supported by commissioning funds from New York City Center. Generous support was provided by The Jaharis Family Foundation, Tracy Elise Poole, and The Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey - Sara & Bill Morgan New Works Endowment Fund.

Photo by: Steven Pisano

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