Alvin Ailey company’s return is ‘family reunion’ for Orpheum exec

By , Daily Memphian Published: January 29, 2020 4:05 AM CT

The Orpheum's vice president and COO Dacquiri Baptiste spent 19 years with the renowned dance company before moving to Memphis in June 2019.


Orpheum Theatre Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Dacquiri Baptiste Brett Batterson
Jared Boyd

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Jared Boyd is an arts and culture columnist at The Daily Memphian and program manager for WYXR 91.7 FM. His friends call him "Jay B.," and you can, too.

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