Posted in 2014.

Celebrating the most talented emerging choreographers and dancers, Footprints delivers an outstanding presentation of three ADF-commissioned world premieres by groundbreaking artists, performed with impeccable technique and infectious energy by talented ADF students.

This year Carl Flink, Leonie McDonagh, and Netta … read more

On Their Bodies

Posted in 2014.

This one-of-a-kind event, to be performed only at ADF, brings together four of the most respected and accomplished choreographers working today, each performing solos, made for themselves, performed by themselves.

Here ADF Director, Jodee Nimerichter, discusses how the idea for … read more

Paul Taylor Dance Company

Posted in 2014.

Dancemaker Paul Taylor, one of the seminal artists of the 20th and 21st centuries, continues to shape the homegrown American art of modern dance that he has helped define since he became a professional dancer and pioneering choreographer … read more

Tere O’Connor

Posted in 2014.

ADF is delighted to host Tere O’Connor and his dancers for a week long residency. The company will present four of Tere’s interconnected works over the course of three evenings, including Sister, Secret Mary, poem, and Bleed. Each … read more

Ballet Preljocaj

Posted in 2014.

The 2014 Samuel H. Scripps/American Dance Festival Award for lifetime achievement recipient, Angelin Preljocaj, brings his company, Ballet Preljocaj, to DPAC to perform Empty moves (parts I, II, and III). Empty moves is composed of actions and movements inspired by … read more