Upcoming community events

Screening of “Bobbi Jene”

June 22, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Full Frame Theater @ American Tobacco
Screening of Bobbi Jene Full Frame Theater @ American Tobacco Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 7:00 pm, doors open at 6:30 pm FREE (ticket required) After a decade of stardom in Israel, American dancer Bobbi Jene Smith decides to leave behind her prominent position at the world-famous Batsheva Dance Company, as well as the love […]

Inside/Out: Exploring Movement with the Hoop with Gabrielle Revlock

June 24, 2017
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
This workshop is intended both for dancers who want to expand their neuro-muscular awareness and for anyone curious about the hula hoop as a fun, cardiovascular activity. We will start at the beginning, learning how to keep the hoop going. From there we will use the constant motion to explore spirals, subtle weight shifts, and pathways […]

Contact Improv Jam at the Ark with Ray Schwartz

June 24, 2017
4:05 pm - 5:50 pm
The Ark, Duke East Campus
Community members are invited to join ADF’s Six Week School in a supportive, focused space to develop and practice your ensemble and contact improvisation skills. The jam will begin by establishing rules and intentions, move into a brief session that imparts some basic skills for those new to contact, and arrive at an open jam […]

Dance Theater Camp (ages 8-12)

June 26, 2017 to June 30, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
  This summer, children ages 8–12 are invited to dance, act, and design in ADF’s performing arts camp! Campers will have the opportunity to develop choreography, create characters, and learn about what goes on behind-the-scenes during a performance. Each day, students will need: Comfortable, stretchy clothing that allows for a full range-of-movement Bag lunch Water […]

Contact Improv Jam at the Ark with Jennifer Nugent

July 1, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Ark, Duke East Campus
Community members are invited to join ADF’s Six Week School in a supportive, focused space to develop and practice your ensemble and contact improvisation skills. The jam will begin by establishing rules and intentions, move into a brief session that imparts some basic skills for those new to contact, and arrive at an open jam […]

ADF Dance Camp (ages 8-12)

August 7, 2017 to August 11, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
  Children ages 8-12 are invited to join ADF for a week long summer dance camp held in a welcoming and non-competitive environment. Students will participate in a variety of classes taught by expert faculty to expand their knowledge and understanding of dance! Each day, students will need: Comfortable, stretchy clothing that allows for a […]