Posts Categorized: 2013

ADF Musicians

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

The annual ADF Musicians Concert allows our beloved musicians—who accompany every ADF class—to show off their talents. In today’s 80 Faces, longtime ADF musicians Ken Ray Wilemon, Vladimir Espinosa, and ADF Director of Musicians, Andy Hasenpflug, discuss this year’s program… read more

LeeSaar The Company

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

LeeSaar The Company, helmed by partners Lee Sher and Saar Harari, make their American Dance Festival debut in the ADF-commissioned world premiere of Grass and Jackals. The work demonstrates the company’s dynamic and powerful movement language derived from their Gaga… read more

Curt Myers

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

ADF Board Member Curt Myers has enjoyed a lifelong relationship with the American Dance Festival. As the son of Dean Emeritus Martha Myers and Philosopher-In-Residence Gerald Myers, he grew up surrounded by modern dance. He shares his family’s dedication to… read more

Kyle Abraham

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

After receiving rave reviews and a sold-out opening night at ADF last year, Kyle Abraham and his company Abraham.In.Motion return this season in a powerful performance entitled Pavement. In today’s 80 Faces, Mr. Abraham discusses what audiences can expect and… read more

Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker

Posted in 80 Faces, 2013.

Belgian choreographer, director, and filmmaker Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker received the 2011 Samuel H. Scripps/American Dance Festival Award for Lifetime Achievement. Renowned for her unique movement vocabulary and her intricate examinations of form and structure, Ms. De Keersmaeker founded her… read more