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The Beautiful Sedation of the The Paul Taylor Dance Company

It was the first time I’d seen Paul Taylor Dance Company live. It’s simply never worked with my schedule to be there. (Last year when they were performing at ADF I was watching the world’s greatest tap dancers in Chicago.) I’ve heard the company recommended as a great introduction to modern dance, especially for those… Read More ›

Shen Wei Dance Arts “Limited States” is unlimited in beauty

                Shen Wei Dance Arts is performing spectacular ADF commissioned world premiere Limited States this weekend at the American Dance Festival.  Breathtaking and suspenseful, artistic director Shen Wei’s choreography grabs the audience from the first motion on the stage and holds us through the very last. One remarkable… Read More ›

THE 76th AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL CELEBRATES ITS FINAL WEEK WITH MARK MORRIS DANCE GROUP AT THE DURHAM PERFORMING ARTS CENTER – JULY 23-25

The American Dance Festival (ADF) concludes its season-long exploration of Where Ballet and Modern Meet with the Mark Morris Dance Group. The company will present a program of five works at the Durham Performing Arts Center at 8pm nightly from July 23-25.

AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL EXPLORES WHERE BALLET AND MODERN MEET — JUNE 11 – JULY 25

AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL EXPLORES WHERE BALLET AND MODERN MEET JUNE 11 – JULY 25, 2009 8 World Premieres 1 US Premiere 4 Reconstructions The American Dance Festival (ADF) rings in 76 glorious years by exploring Where Ballet and Modern Meet. The Festival will investigate the influences that modern dance and ballet have had on one… Read More ›