NY's Alvin Ailey dance co. appoints new director

This photo provided by the The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater shows Judith Jamison and Robert Battle Wednesday, April 28, 2010, at the Alvin Ailey studios in New York.

April 29, 2010 12:18:34 PM PDT
Alvin Ailey's artistic director has announced a successor, a 37-year-old choreographer with a decade-long history with the world-renowned modern dance company.