Upcoming featured events

Shadow Camp with Pilobolus (ages 9-12)

June 18, 2018 to June 22, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
June 18-22, 2018  Camp runs from 9a-3p daily, with before and after care available for a small additional fee. Price: $350 per student* *Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp **Price includes 2 tickets (including camper) to Friday June 22, 8pm Pilobolus performance at DPAC** In this […]

Ronald K. Brown Master Class

June 19, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
Price: $15 Classes begin center floor with an emphasis on alignment, rhythm and using the body to express ideas and themes; strength, prayer, and celebration. Center floor work will introduce participants to the methods and various dance techniques that are incorporated into the vocabulary of Ronald K. Brown/ EVIDENCE, A Dance Company. Phrases across the […]

Pilobolus

June 21, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Performing Arts Center
Durham Performing Arts Center Thursday, June 21, 8:00pm Friday, June 22, 8:00pm Children’s Matinee-Saturday, June 23, 1:00pm $12-$67.50 Buy Tickets ADF Commissioned World Premiere! “Pilobolus embodies a large part of what the best in contemporary dance is all about: discovery. Making something new with the same standard body parts the rest of us have”—The Washington […]

Places Please! Starring Nicole Wolcott & Larry Keigwin

June 22, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
von der Heyden Studio Theater at the Rubenstein Arts Center
  Friday, June 22, 7:00pm & 10:00pm Saturday, June 23, 10:00pm Sunday, June 24, 5:00pm & 7:00pm $12-$27 Buy Tickets Co-presented by ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University Nicole Wolcott, a Brooklyn based artist called ,“One of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” by The New York Times, and […]

Pilobolus

June 22, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Performing Arts Center
Durham Performing Arts Center Thursday, June 21, 8:00pm Friday, June 22, 8:00pm Children’s Matinee-Saturday, June 23, 1:00pm $12-$67.50 Buy Tickets ADF Commissioned World Premiere! “Pilobolus embodies a large part of what the best in contemporary dance is all about: discovery. Making something new with the same standard body parts the rest of us have”—The Washington […]

Places Please! Starring Nicole Wolcott & Larry Keigwin

June 22, 2018
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
von der Heyden Studio Theater at the Rubenstein Arts Center
Friday, June 22, 7:00pm & 10:00pm Saturday, June 23, 10:00pm Sunday, June 24, 5:00pm & 7:00pm $12-$27 Buy Tickets Co-presented by ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University Nicole Wolcott, a Brooklyn based artist called ,“One of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” by The New York Times, and ADF […]

Children’s Matinee! Pilobolus

June 23, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Durham Performing Arts Center
June 23, 1:00pm The Children’s Saturday Matinee series presents performances by three of the acclaimed professional dance companies that perform during the season. These one-hour performances are specially curated to ignite and inspire the imaginations of children, and each one is followed by a FREE Kids’ Party in the theater lobbies, complete with live music, […]

Coming Home: ADF Alumni Return

June 23, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Reynolds Industries Theater
  Saturday, June 23, 7:00pm Sunday, June 24, 2:00pm $12-$32.25 Buy Tickets ADF Debuts! ADF will highlight the significant talent that has come out of its school programs with a first-ever ADF Alumni Concert. Five choreographers, from a field of over 130 entries, were selected by an all ADF alumni panel (Elaine Bayless, Krystal Butler, […]

Places Please! Starring Nicole Wolcott & Larry Keigwin

June 23, 2018
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
von der Heyden Studio Theater at the Rubenstein Arts Center
Friday, June 22, 7:00pm & 10:00pm Saturday, June 23, 10:00pm Sunday, June 24, 5:00pm & 7:00pm $12-$27 Buy Tickets Co-presented by ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University Nicole Wolcott, a Brooklyn based artist called ,“One of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” by The New York Times, and ADF […]

Coming Home: ADF Alumni Return

June 24, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Reynolds Industries Theater
  Saturday, June 23, 7:00pm Sunday, June 24, 2:00pm $12-$32.25 Buy Tickets ADF Debuts! ADF will highlight the significant talent that has come out of its school programs with a first-ever ADF Alumni Concert. Five choreographers, from a field of over 130 entries, were selected by an all ADF alumni panel (Elaine Bayless, Krystal Butler, […]

Places Please! Starring Nicole Wolcott & Larry Keigwin

June 24, 2018
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
von der Heyden Studio Theater at the Rubenstein Arts Center
Friday, June 22, 7:00pm & 10:00pm Saturday, June 23, 10:00pm Sunday, June 24, 5:00pm & 7:00pm $12-$27 Buy Tickets Co-presented by ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University Nicole Wolcott, a Brooklyn based artist called ,“One of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” by The New York Times, and ADF […]

Places Please! Starring Nicole Wolcott & Larry Keigwin

June 24, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
von der Heyden Studio Theater at the Rubenstein Arts Center
  Friday, June 22, 7:00pm & 10:00pm Saturday, June 23, 10:00pm Sunday, June 24, 5:00pm & 7:00pm $12-$27 Buy Tickets Co-presented by ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University Nicole Wolcott, a Brooklyn based artist called ,“One of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” by The New York Times, and […]

ADF Two Week Dance Camp! (ages 9-12)

June 25, 2018 to July 6, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
Price: $500/student* *Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp, or $50/week There will be NO camp on July 4. **Price includes 2 tickets to Ronald K. Brown June 30 show! (choice of evening or matinee)** Dancers ages 9-12 are invited to join ADF for a two week […]

Paul Taylor Dance Company

June 26, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Performing Arts Center
Tuesday, June 26, 8:00pm Wednesday, June 27, 8:00pm $12-$61.25 Buy Tickets The Paul Taylor Dance Company, established in 1954, is one of the world’s most highly respected and sought-after ensembles. Artistic Director Paul Taylor is considered by many to be America’s greatest living choreographer—a founder and towering icon of modern dance. This season’s program consists […]

Paul Taylor Dance Company

June 27, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Performing Arts Center
Tuesday, June 26, 8:00pm Wednesday, June 27, 8:00pm $12-$61.25 Buy Tickets The Paul Taylor Dance Company, established in 1954, is one of the world’s most highly respected and sought-after ensembles. Artistic Director Paul Taylor is considered by many to be America’s greatest living choreographer—a founder and towering icon of modern dance. This season’s program consists […]

Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE

June 28, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Reynolds Industries Theater
  Thursday, June 28, 8:00pm Friday, June 29, 8:00pm Saturday, June 30, 7:00pm Children’s Matinee-Saturday, June 30, 1:00pm $12-$43 Buy Tickets 2018 Scripps/ADF Award Winner! Founded by Ronald K. Brown in 1985 and based in Brooklyn, NY, EVIDENCE focuses on the seamless integration of traditional African dance with contemporary choreography and spoken word. Through its […]

Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE

June 29, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Reynolds Industries Theater
Thursday, June 28, 8:00pm Friday, June 29, 8:00pm Saturday, June 30, 7:00pm Children’s Matinee-Saturday, June 30, 1:00pm $12-$43 Buy Tickets 2018 Scripps/ADF Award Winner! Founded by Ronald K. Brown in 1985 and based in Brooklyn, NY, EVIDENCE focuses on the seamless integration of traditional African dance with contemporary choreography and spoken word. Through its work, […]

Children’s Matinee! Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE

June 30, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Reynolds Industries Theater
June 30, 1:00pm @Reynolds Industries Theater The Children’s Saturday Matinee series presents performances by three of the acclaimed professional dance companies that perform during the season. These one-hour performances are specially curated to ignite and inspire the imaginations of children, and each one is followed by a FREE Kids’ Party in the theater lobbies, complete […]

Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE

June 30, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Reynolds Industries Theater
Thursday, June 28, 8:00pm Friday, June 29, 8:00pm Saturday, June 30, 7:00pm Children’s Matinee-Saturday, June 30, 1:00pm $12-$43 Buy Tickets 2018 Scripps/ADF Award Winner! Founded by Ronald K. Brown in 1985 and based in Brooklyn, NY, EVIDENCE focuses on the seamless integration of traditional African dance with contemporary choreography and spoken word. Through its work, […]

ADF Dance Camp! (ages 13-17)

July 9, 2018 to July 13, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
July 9-13, 2018 Price:  $300/student* Camp runs 9a-3p daily *Additional $50/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp   **Price includes 2 tickets to Wondrous Women performance (choice of Friday, July 13, 8pm or Saturday, July 14, 7pm show**   Dancers ages 13-17 are invited to join ADF for a […]

ADF Two Week Dance Camp! (ages 6-8)

July 16, 2018 to July 27, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ADF's Samuel H. Scripps Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705
July 16-27, 2018 Price: $500/student* Camp runs from 9a-3p daily *Additional $100/household for early drop-off (8-8:30am) and late pick-up (3:30-4pm) for the duration of camp, or $50/week **Price includes 2 tickets to any Children’s Matinee performance (Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Pilobolus, or Ronald K. Brown)…your choice!** Children ages 6-8 are invited to join ADF for […]