American Dance Festival 2011

Press Room

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October 11 Haitian Contemporary Dance Company
July 18 Week Six: Footprints, Mark Morris Dance Group, and HU/ADF MFA performances
July 10 Week Five: Brian Brooks Moving Company, Shen Wei Dance Arts, and Paul Taylor Dance Company
July 3 Week Four: Ragamala Dance and Vertigo Dance Company
June 27 ADF Announces Grand Opening of the Samuel H. Scripps Studios
June 25 Durham Dances: Saturday, June 30th
June 13 Week Three: Monica Bill Banes & Pilobolus
June 10 The American Dance Festival preserves a historic film through a grant from the National Film Preservation Foundation
June 7 Week Two: Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion, Scripps Award, and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
May 29 Week One: Kicks Off Inaugural Season of ADF Director Jodee Nimerichter
May 14 ADF Announces 80th Anniversary T-Shirt Design Contest
May 7 2012 American Dance Festival Tickets on Sale Monday, May 14 at 10 am
April 11 American Dance Festival Dedicates 2012 Season to Mary Regan
March 30 Announcing the 79th Season: June 14-July 28: Celebrating New Festival Director Jodee Nimerichter’s Inaugural Season
February 22 Ana Marie Forsythe to receive the 2012 ADF Distiguished Teaching Award
February 14 2012 Samuel H. Scripps/American Dance Festival Award presented to distinguished choreographer William Forsythe
January 24 American Dance Fesitval Seeks Films for 17th Annual International Screendance Festival
January 5 New Leadership and New Horizons for the American Dance Festival: Jodee Nimerichter Appointed New Director Prior to 79th Season
May 31 UNCTV’s NCNow, Chapter 6


August 7 A New Chapter: American Dance Festival welcomes Jodee Nimerichter as new director – The Herald-Sun
August 6 Reinhart honored for contribution to art: Longtime American Dance Festival director awarded Longleaf Pine – The Herald-Sun
July 21 ADF Welcomes Paul Taylor Dance – The Herald-Sun
July 20 ADF’s ‘Past/Forward’ exceptional – The News & Observer
July 18 A Quick Look Back, Then Moving Right Along – CVNC
July 14 Shen Wei at DPAC – The Herald-Sun
July 13 Move to the music – The Independent Weekly
July 11 Oh! The Humanity – CVNC
July 5 Slow-moving husband-wife dancers at ADF – The Herald-Sun
July 5 Floating On: Eiko and Koma Reconstruct The River for ADF – CVNC
July 3 Beautiful movements, totally improbable – The News & Observer
July 2 Tech Tricks Add Dimension to ADF’s Pilobulus – The News & Observer
July 1 Pilobulus ‘adopts’ ADF’s Reinhart – The Herald-Sun
July 1 Body Bending Choreography – The Herald-Sun
July 1 Best Annual Festival – Durham Magazine
June 30 Techno Pilobolo – CVNC
June 28 Rosie Dances Rosie – CVNC
June 25 African American dance troupes shine at ADF – The News & Observer
June 24 Two Companies, Much Spirit, as the American Dance Festival Continues – CVNC
June 24 EVIDENCE, On Stage: Brooklyn Dance Company at DPAC – The Herald-Sun
June 24 Another Dance Star Honor’s ADF’s Reinhart – The Herald-Sun
June 22 Alone Together: Ronald K. Brown discusses setting Stevie Wonder to music; Rosie Herrera on our dining rituals – The Independent Weekly
June 18 Corporeal Possibilities: US Premier of China’s TAO Dance Theater at ADF – CVNC
June 18 Exhilarating start for dance festival – The News & Observer
June 17 American Dance Festival kicks off with long-time director Charles Reinhart at the helm for the last time – Creative Loafing
June 16 Continuous Renewal: Great Dance Soars Again in American Dance Festival Reconstruction – CVNC
June 16 D-Man dives into 2011 ADF at DPAC – The Herald-Sun
June 15 A Passion for Dance – Duke Today
June 15 Repetitions Build Drama with Rhythm and Gesture – The New York Times
June 13 An Eccentric Sendoff – The New York Times
June 12 Rosas Test Dance Festival – The News & Observer
June 10 American Dance Festival Opens with Post-modern Pow – CVNC
June 9 Something New, Something Treasured – The Herald-Sun
June 9 Charlie’s Last Dance – The Herald-Sun
June 5 Season to mark director’s last Festival – Winston-Salem Journal
June 5 LET THE DANCE BEGIN – The News & Observer
June 1 Charles Reinhart: Remembering four decades at ADF – Dance Teacher Magazine
June 1 Going The Festival Route: Forsythe Project at ADF – Pointe Magazine
May 23 Dance festival throws a party – The News & Observer
March 24 Reinhart to bow out after 2011 ADF – The Herald-Sun