Fall arts guide: Dance listings

Fall for Dance

Sept. 27 to Oct. 13

New York City Center

135 W. 55th St.

$15, 212-581-1212


Twenty troupes — from both across the States and around the world — populate five different programs with four dances a night. It’s the biggest bargain of the year!

‘To Begin the World Over Again’

Sept. 27 to Oct. 6


85 S. Oxford St., Brooklyn

$15-$20, 866-811-4111


Edisa Weeks/Delirious Dances, in collaboration with composer Joseph C. Phillips Jr. and his ensemble Numinous, explores the writings of Thomas Paine and his advocacy of freedom.


Oct. 6, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education

928 Simpson St., Bronx

Free, 718-589-2230, ext. 1


Walk the Bronx with mambo dancers, conga players and more, including site-specific choreographer Joanna Haigood and musician Bobby Sanabria, plus 80 dancers and members of Los Pleneros de la 21.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Nov. 28 to Dec. 30

New York City Center

135 W. 55th St.

$25-$135, 212-581-1212


A premiere by Kyle Abraham to the music of Dizzy Gillespie, a new duet by artistic director Robert Battle, and an older work by Garth Fagan highlight the season.

Doug Elkins

Dec. 5-8

Baryshnikov Arts Center

450 W. 37th St.

$20, 866-811-4111


Shakespeare and Jose Limon meet Motown in Elkins’ sharp “Mo(or)town Redux,” a riff on the tale of Othello. Also on stage: the 1996 “Scott, Queen of Marys.”

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