Posts Categorized: Performances ’14

Ballet Hispanico

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

Performing for the first time at ADF, Ballet Hispanico will present work by four choreographers, including Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro, Cayetano Soto, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, and ADF favorite Rosie Herrera. Vilaro values pursuing contemporary voices and choreographers while also honoring… read more

Here & Now: NC Dances

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

ADF and the North Carolina Dance Festival (NCDF) are pairing up to co-present four local North Carolina choreographers. Here the choreographers speak intimately about their work, connections to the American Dance Festival, and the challenges and rewards of being a… read more

Niv Sheinfeld & Oren Laor

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University co-present Two Room Apartment by Israeli choreographers Niv Sheinfeld & Oren Laor. Originally choreographed in 1987 by the male and female couple Nir Ben Gal and Liat Dro, Sheinfeld and… read more

Gregory Maqoma/Vuyani Dance Theatre

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

  The Vuyani Dance Theatre, founded by Gregory Maqoma in 1992, makes their ADF debut this year with Maqoma’s latest choreographic endeavour, Exit/Exist. Bridging the past and present through interrogations of race and political power, Maqoma reflects on the impact… read more

Vertigo Dance Company

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

The work premiered in Tel Aviv in celebration of the company’s 20th Anniversary (2012), and will be making it’s US premiere here at ADF. Vertigo 20 revisits the company’s own unique history and development throughout the past two decades as… read more