Posts Categorized: 2013

William Forsythe

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

William Forsythe, Artistic Director of The Forsythe Company and longtime director of Ballet Frankfurt in Germany, received the Samuel H. Scripps/American Dance Festival Award for lifetime achievement in 2012. In today’s 80 Faces, former Frankfurt Ballet soloist and current ADF… read more

Yangkeun Kim

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Yangkeun Kim first attended ADF as a student in 1989 at the urging of her teacher, Wansoon Yook. The following year, Ms. Yook–highly regarded as a modern dance pioneer in Korea–partnered with ADF Director Charles Reinhart and Co-Director Stephanie Reinhart… read more

Kara Davis

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Kara Davis is a participant in the Hollins University/American Dance Festival MFA program. A resident of San Francisco, she graduates this year from the Low Residency Track, which has allowed her to continue her work as a dancer and educator… read more

Douglas Rosenberg

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Filmmaker and visual artist Douglas Rosenberg describes his longtime connection to the American Dance Festival, first as a participant in the Young Choreographers and Composers Program, then as director of ADF’s video archives program, and now as the director of… read more

James Frazier

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Dr. James Frazier shares a special connection with his students as Co-Dean of the ADF School. As a tenured Professor and the Arts Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Faculty Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University, he has witnessed the blossoming… read more