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ADF presented Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet on July 5th and 6th at the Durham Performing Arts Center (photo by Julieta Cervantes)

New York City’s Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet Wowed ADF Audiences on July 5th and 6th at DPAC

I’ve heard good things about Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet in recent years, and I was looking forward to seeing them perform at the American Dance Festival. However, I wasn’t prepared for the exquisite dancing that I witnessed on July 6th at the Durham Performing Arts Center. The performance opened with Violet Kid (2011) by Hofesh… Read More ›

Dances with Buckets

Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet presented world premiere Ida ? by Emanuel Gat over the weekend. This “playful contemplation on the nature of human relations” sent me running to Urban Dictionary for a new definition of “bucket.” There were two red buckets featured prominently and their only function seemed to be to upstage the dancers. The stage… Read More ›