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BODYTRAFFIC

Posted in Performances '15, 2015.

Los Angeles-based BODYTRAFFIC, named one of Dance Magazine’s “25 to Watch” in 2013, is an internationally acclaimed contemporary repertory dance company known for presenting today’s most distinctive choreographic voices. BODYTRAFFIC’s performances are inspiring, accessible, challenging, and full of joy. Barak… read more

Shen Wei Dance Arts

Posted in Performances '15, 2015.

Shen Wei Dance Arts will kick off the 2015 season with Map (2005) and the ADF-commissioned, UNTITLED #12-2 (2015). The company, founded at ADF in 2000, is celebrating the fifteenth anniversary of producing dazzling works that draw on influences as… read more

Footprints

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

Celebrating the most talented emerging choreographers and dancers, Footprints delivers an outstanding presentation of three ADF-commissioned world premieres by groundbreaking artists, performed with impeccable technique and infectious energy by talented ADF students. This year Carl Flink, Leonie McDonagh, and Netta… read more

On Their Bodies

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

This one-of-a-kind event, to be performed only at ADF, brings together four of the most respected and accomplished choreographers working today, each performing solos, made for themselves, performed by themselves. Here ADF Director, Jodee Nimerichter, discusses how the idea for… read more

Paul Taylor Dance Company

Posted in Performances '14, 2014.

Dancemaker Paul Taylor, one of the seminal artists of the 20th and 21st centuries, continues to shape the homegrown American art of modern dance that he has helped define since he became a professional dancer and pioneering choreographer in 1954.  … read more