Kyle Abraham is one of the most acclaimed and sought-after choreographers making dance today. A MacArthur “genius” Fellow, Abraham has created and presented work at Alvin Ailey Dance Center, the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, Harlem Stage, and other stages across the world. He has collaborated with a range of artists including dancers Misty Copeland and Wendy Whelan, musician Sufjan Stevens, and Beyonce.

At the ICA, A.I.M presents several evocative works including  Our Indigo: If We Were a Love Song, The Quiet Dance, and Studies on a Farewell.

 Our Indigo: If We Were a Love Song

A series of solos, duets and trios harnessing the brilliance, tenderness, and power of Nina Simone’s most intimate songs. 

The Quiet Dance

A quintet set to Bill Evans’ sentimental rendition of the Leonard Bernstein classic “Some Other Time.”

Studies on a Farewell

A tender group work, set to classical music by Sebastian Bartmann, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Nico Muhly. 

Face coverings and proof of vaccination or a negative PCR test are required for programs taking place in the Barbara Lee Family Foundation Theater.

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The ICA is pleased to offer closed captioning and assistive listening devices for programs that take place in the Barbara Lee Family Foundation Theater. Assistive Listening Devices are also available at the theater door. Captioning will be available via a QR code at the theater entrance and once accessed, captioning will be available on your phone. Staff will be on hand in the theater to assist you if necessary. Learn more about accessibility at the ICA. 

A.I.M. by Kyle Abraham is supported, in part, by Mark and Marie Schwartz and the David Henry Fund for Performance.