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your name becomes bigger than yourself.  Do you really know who that is or what it is?  Alvin Ailey, You see a name but I don’t see a man.”  This observation by Carmen De Lavallade, a dancer and choreographer, is not just a poignant observation but also a good way to describe the documentary “Ailey” that looks at the life of dance legend Alvin Ailey.  “Ailey ” focuses on what made him the dancer and choreographer that he is, but is more enigmatic with details on the man behind the legend.  “Ailey” premieres nationwide August 6th. … Continue readingAiley