Definition of Ailey, Alvin in English:

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Ailey, Alvin

Pronunciation: /ˈālē/

Entry from US English dictionary

(1931–89), US dancer and choreographer. He founded the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in 1958 and helped to establish modern dance as an American art form; he incorporated ballet, jazz, and Afro-Caribbean idioms in his choreography.

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Syllabification: Ai·ley, Alvin

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