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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 ›

Vertigo Dance Company will open the American Dance Festival on June 12th and 13th with "Vertigo 20"

2014 American Dance Festival Will Include 12 ADF Debuts, 10 World Premieres, and Two U.S. Premieres

During its 81st season, which runs from June 12th to July 26th, the American Dance Festival will feature 50 performances by 24 companies and choreographers from around the world, including dance companies from France, Ireland, Israel, and South Africa. The ADF’s “Shall We Dance” season includes 12 ADF debuts, 10 world premieres, and two U.S…. Read More ›