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Rennie Harris: The hip hop choreographer pays homage to Alvin Ailey with new ball

Rennie Harris is an award-winning choreographer who's paying tribute to Alvin Ailey's legacy by incorporating contemporary dance crazes like the Running Man, the Nae Nae and the Dab into a new ballet called Lazarus. Harris joins Tom Power live from Austin, Texas to talk about why he thinks street dances are right in line with Ailey's legacy.

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