ADF's 2023 Season is Here!
Find out more about the amazing performances ADF is bringing to the Triangle for their 90th Anniversary Season!
Tickets on sale now!
Parkinson's Movement Initiative
Offering weekly, cost-free movement classes to the PD community and their caregivers.
ADF Coast to Coast
Join a class during ADF’s Coast to Coast tour, or invite ADF faculty to visit your organization.
Since 1934, the American Dance Festival has been a recognized leader in modern dance presenting dance performances, and offering educational opportunities and community programs, while maintaining an international reach.
2022 Annual Report
Despite the uncertainty and challenges the performing arts have experienced in the face of COVID-19, ADF has been resilient with the incredible support of our board of directors and donors and the dedication of our extraordinary staff, faculty, and artists.
Youth and adult classes are offered at ADF’s Scripps Studio in Durham.
The ADF School provides training in the Summer and Winter for dance artists.
Classes at ADF Scripps Studios
ADF Studios offers dance classes for all ages and for all levels. Join us for a class taught by our expert faculty and learn something new!
Learn More About the Studios
Through outreach programs like ADF Project Dance, the Parkinson’s Movement Initiative, and Experience Dance, ADF works to enhance appreciation of modern dance and show how it can benefit everyday life.