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AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL TO CONTINUE “EXPERIENCE DANCE” PROGRAM IN 2010

The American Dance Festival (ADF) will continue its long-standing tradition of providing complimentary performance tickets to area organizations in 2010.  Through Experience Dance, the ADF distributes complimentary performance tickets to organizations that work with individuals, families, youth, and seniors in need and who otherwise could not attend performances. “The Experience Dance program has given our… Read More ›

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AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL EXPLORES WHAT IS DANCE THEATER? | JUNE 10 – JULY 24, 2010

ADF @ DPAC performances will take place at the Durham Performing Arts Center in downtown Durham.  ADF @ DUKE performances will take place at Reynolds Industries Theater on Duke University’s West Campus. This season is made possible through the generous contribution of the SHS Foundation. 8 WORLD PREMIERES A New Work by Mark Dendy, performed… Read More ›

MARTHA CLARKE TO RECEIVE 2010 SCRIPPS/ADF AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT

MARTHA CLARKE TO RECEIVE THE 2010 SAMUEL H. SCRIPPS/AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL $50,000 AWARD

The American Dance Festival (ADF) will award distinguished choreographer and director Martha Clarke with the 2010 Samuel H. Scripps/American Dance Festival Award for Lifetime Achievement, the most important lifetime award for choreographers. Established in 1981 by Samuel H. Scripps, the annual award honors choreographers who have dedicated their lives and talent to the creation of… Read More ›

AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2010 SEASON IN DOWNTOWN DURHAM | MAR 19

The American Dance Festival (ADF) will announce its 77th season lineup and host a dance party on Friday, March 19th in downtown Durham at The Cotton Room at Golden Belt.  The 2010 ADF season, What is Dance Theater?, will officially be unveiled at 8:00pm by Charles L. Reinhart and Jodee Nimerichter, the ADF’s Director and… Read More ›

AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL CALL FOR ENTRIES | Apr 7

AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL CALL FOR ENTRIES 15th Annual Dancing for the Camera: International Festival of Film and Video Dance The American Dance Festival (ADF) is pleased to announce a call for entries for the 15th annual Dancing for the Camera: International Festival of Film and Video Dance. Selected works will be screened at the ADF‘s… Read More ›