Alvin Ailey Dancers Pose & Pirouette For ‘Elle’ Swimwear Shoot

Elle X Alvin Ailey X Swimwear

Photo Credit: Tyler Joe

This must be the week of the dancer! Elle has just released a fabulous swimwear spread featuring several of Alvin AIley’s company dancers. Samantha Figgens, Danica Paulos, Belen Pereyra and Fana Tesfagiorgis twirl, leap and pirouette across the pages of the dynamic spread wearing some of the season’s hottest bathing looks.

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The best part? They also share their take on body image and learning to love the skin they’re in. Click through to see the beautiful spread and how they find their confidence.



On Danica: LaSpace One Piece Monokini, $148; everythingbutwater.com

On Belen: Rhea Malliot, $258; korewear.com On Samantha: Flora Malliot, $246; korewear.com
On Fana: Peixoto Flamingo Swimsuit, $55; nastygal.com

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