Upcoming featured events

Yin Yoga for Parkinson’s: Flexibility and Letting Go

April 26, 2018
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
This 90 minute workshop is part of the Parkinson’s Movement Initiative and will include a bit of lecture and a lot of practice.  Participants will learn and experience the benefits of Yin Yoga: greater flexibility, relaxation, increased energy, improved self awareness, and more.   Yin yoga is a slow practice that makes heavy use of […]

Spring into Spring HIIT Workout with John Gaddy!

April 27, 2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
The best $10 you can spend on your body! Spring into spring with this 45-60 minute HIIT workout (High Intensity Interval Training). Ever heard of P90X? Insanity? Come join us and learn what it’s all about. No weights, no equipment, no fuss…just your body, a water bottle, and your trainer! This session at ADF will […]

Moving with Communal Responsibility with Tina Vasquez

May 5, 2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
In this two part series with Tina Vasquez (back by popular demand), dancers will continue to dive into issues of equity and power through a process of writing, drawing and collaborative movement creation. While this workshop series is open to all dance levels, dancers will be engaging in a process of individually tailored rigor. Part […]

dendy/donovan projects at NYLA

May 10, 2018 to May 12, 2018
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
New York Live Arts, 219 W 19th Street, New York, NY 10011
  BUY TICKETS   The ADF-commissioned Elvis Everywhere is Dendy/Donovan Projects’ latest work. “America is Elvis Presley–the most beautiful, talented, rebellious nation in the history of Earth. And now, you’re in your Vegas years. You’ve squeezed yourself into a white jumpsuit, you’re wheezing your way through ‘Love Me Tender’ and you might be about to pass […]

Modern-Jazz with Tracey Durbin

May 17, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
This soulful modern-jazz class equips dancers with a strong technical foundation while focusing on lowering the dancers’ center of gravity and syncopating movement with a blend of latin, modern, ballet, and jazz. This intense fluid class emphasizes the relationship between music and movement and inspires dancers to feel movement from the inside out, keeping you […]

Intro to Argentine Tango for Parkinson’s with Murielle Elizéon

May 20, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
In this workshop we will begin with a chair warm-up, inviting participants to bring awareness to their breath, gently mobilize joints and muscles and move with attention to their body sensations. We will then dive into Argentine Tango core principles such as leading and following, embrace, connection to a partner, and walking. Throughout the workshop, […]

Modern-Jazz with Tracey Durbin

May 24, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
This soulful modern-jazz class equips dancers with a strong technical foundation while focusing on lowering the dancers’ center of gravity and syncopating movement with a blend of latin, modern, ballet, and jazz. This intense fluid class emphasizes the relationship between music and movement and inspires dancers to feel movement from the inside out, keeping you […]

Shadow Camp with Pilobolus (ages 13-17)

June 11, 2018 to June 15, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
June 11-15, 2018  Camp runs from 9a-3p daily, with before and after care available for a small additional fee. Price: $350 per student* *Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp This captivating week-long shadow-play camp is led by the beloved, internationally-renowned dance company Pilobolus. A long-standing favorite […]

Shadow Camp with Pilobolus (ages 9-12)

June 18, 2018 to June 22, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
June 18-22, 2018  Camp runs from 9a-3p daily, with before and after care available for a small additional fee. Price: $350 per student* *Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp In this captivating week-long shadow-play camp, led by the beloved, internationally-renowned dance company Pilobolus, participants invent new […]

ADF Two Week Dance Camp! (ages 9-12)

June 25, 2018 to July 6, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
Price: $500/student* *Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp, or $50/week There will be NO camp on July 4. Dancers ages 9-12 are invited to join ADF for a two week long summer dance camp exploring different techniques and dance styles.  Get ready to discover new things […]

ADF Dance Camp! (ages 13-17)

July 9, 2018 to July 13, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
July 9-13, 2018 Price:  $300/student* Camp runs 9a-3p daily *Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp   Dancers ages 13-17 are invited to join ADF for a week-long summer dance camp exploring different techniques and types of dance.  Get ready to discover new things about dance and to […]

ADF Two Week Dance Camp! (ages 6-8)

July 16, 2018 to July 27, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
July 16-27, 2018 Price: $500/student* Camp runs from 9a-3p daily *Additional $100/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp, or $50/week Children ages 6-8 are invited to join ADF for a two week long summer dance camp held in a welcoming and non-competitive environment. Students will participate in a […]