Posts Categorized: 2013

ADF Audiences

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

The American Dance Festival has been part of the cultural fabric of Durham for over thirty years. A diverse group of local dance lovers make up ADF’s audience, and many of them are long-term subscribers who have attended numerous performances… read more

ADF Six Week School Students

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

The ADF Six Week School provides dancers from across the world the opportunity to explore new movement styles, perfect their technique, and push their bodies and artistry in exciting ways. ADF students Beau Dobson, Léa Thomen, and Christina Johnson discuss… read more

Trisha Brown

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Choreographer Trisha Brown has enjoyed a long history with the American Dance Festival, as a student, performer, and the recipient of the Samuel H. Scripps/American Dance Festival Award for lifetime achievement in 1994. In today’s 80 Faces, Carolyn Lucas, Associate… read more

ponydance

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Irish company ponydance makes its ADF debut this week with Where did it all go right? at Motorco Music Hall. Founded in 2005, ponydance delivers energetic and boisterous shows that rely on dynamic audience interaction. In today’s 80 Faces, performers… read more

Adele Myers

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Adele Myers, Artistic Director of Adele Myers and Dancers, is one of three choreographers creating ADF-commissioned works on ADF students for this year’s Footprints show. In today’s 80 Faces, we witness the audition process and the creative journey Ms. Myers… read more