From July 7 - August 1, 2015 Les Et?s de la Danse festival (Summer of Dance) will be held at the Th??tre du Ch?telet in Paris. The?Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, directed by Robert Battle, will present of Alvin Ailey as well as Christopher Wheeldon, Aszure Barton, Hans van Manen, Ronald K. Brown, among others.
Since the festival first began in 2005, it has hosted world renowned dance companies and performers. The mission of the festival is to bring world renowned performers to iconic venues in Paris. Venues in the past have included the National Archives, the Grand Palais Th??tre du Ch?telet, the Th??tre de la Ville.