1988-1992: Alvin Ailey Comes to Baltimore

Alvin Ailey master dance class at Baltimore School for the Arts

Alvin Ailey master dance class at Baltimore School for the Arts, 1988. Robert Breck Chapman Photographs.

April 1988: The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performance at the Lyric Opera House 

June 27th 1988: Urban Day Camp Began

July 7th 1988: “Practice What you Preach” Faculty Exhibit​ features:

  • Ellwood Miller (Drawings and painting)
  • Robert Houston (Photographer)
  • Eugene Daniels (Painting and Leathercraft)
  • Robert Breck Chapman (Photography)

September 1989: “Voices of Israel” painting exhibit by Artist Paul Collins  

February 1990: “The Struggle to Read” a photographic collection exploring the roots and achievements of African Americans in education 

February 1991: Celebration of Eubie Blake’s 108th Birthday at the Baltimore Grand

Sylvester Campbell Observes a Dance Class taught by an Alvin Ailey Instructor

Alvin Ailey instructor teaches master dance class as Sylvester Campbell observes at Baltimore School for the Arts, 1988. Robert Breck Chapman Photographs.