Posts Categorized: 80 Faces

Rosie Herrera

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Rosie Herrera first came to ADF in 2009 to set her work Various Stages of Drowning: A Cabaret on ADF students. Since then, Ms. Herrera’s partnership has included ADF commissions and most recently a co-presentation of her ADF-commissioned work Dining… read more

Faye Driscoll

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Faye Driscoll returns to ADF this season to perform You’re Me (2012), a powerful evening-length duet with Jesse Zaritt, a longtime ADF faculty member. In today’s 80 Faces, the two artists discuss their creative process and the complexity of developing… read more

Talley Beatty (1918-1995)

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Dancer and choreographer Talley Beatty is an iconic figure in American modern dance. In his early career, he danced with the Katherine Dunham Dance Company, collaborated with experimental filmmaker Maya Deren, and explored African-American themes in his work during the… read more

Matthew Diamond

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Television producer and director Matthew Diamond may be best known today for his Academy-Award nominated Paul Taylor documentary Dancemaker (1998), but he has a lengthy resume as a dancer and choreographer. He performed at ADF in the 1970s as a… read more

Pilobolus

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Perennial ADF favorite Pilobolus is back this season with a raucous evening of new and classic works, including two ADF commissioned world premieres: esc, an exciting collaboration with masters of illusion Penn and Teller, and Licks, a vibrant collaboration with… read more