Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater dancers, led by Miami-raised Jamar Roberts (center), in the Florida premiere of "Awakening" by artistic director and Miami native Robert Battle at the Adrienne Arsht Center on Thursday, February 18
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater dancers, led by Miami-raised Jamar Roberts (center), in the Florida premiere of "Awakening" by artistic director and Miami native Robert Battle at the Adrienne Arsht Center on Thursday, February 18 PEDRO PORTAL pportal@elnuevoherald.com
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater dancers, led by Miami-raised Jamar Roberts (center), in the Florida premiere of "Awakening" by artistic director and Miami native Robert Battle at the Adrienne Arsht Center on Thursday, February 18 PEDRO PORTAL pportal@elnuevoherald.com

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