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Adele Myers & Dancers

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

Adele Myers’ formative life as a mover began with ballet, track and field events, baton twirling, balancing on top of big red oil drums rolling down steep hills, and other fearless feats of childhood daredeviltry, all of which seriously informed… read more

Pilobolus

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

  Audience favorite Pilobolus returns this season with two ADF-commissioned premieres, On the Nature of Things and The Inconsistent Pedaler, as well as three additional repertory pieces, Megawatt, Skyscrapers, and Korokoro. Here you can see a quick glimpse into Skyscrapers,… read more

Ishmael Houston-Jones & Emily Wexler

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

ADF is delighted to host choreographer/performers Ishmael Houston-Jones and Emily Wexler, who will present the NC premiere of their first evening-length collaboration, 13 Love Songs: dot dot dot. These two innovative dance artists have found common ground in their mutual… read more

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