von der Heyden Studio Theater and Sculpture Garden at Nasher Museum of Art
July 2, 7:30pm
July 3, 7:30pm
July 4, 2:00pm
Co-presented by the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Duke Performances, Duke Arts, and Duke Dance
An evening of new ADF-commissioned dance works by five North Carolina artists celebrating dance being created right here, at home.The artists chosen include Chris Yon and Taryn Griggs presenting a darkly humorous ensemble piece, Durham-based Justin Tornow with a collaborative, interdisciplinary work, Bharatanatyam dancer,
choreographer, instructor, and Carnatic vocalist Ramya Sundaresam Kapadia, and hip-hop and street dance performer Jose Velasquez who will begin the program with a performance in the Sculpture Garden at the Nasher Museum of Art.
Made in NC is co-presented by ADF, The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Duke Performances, Duke Arts, and Duke Dance. Lead support for this program provided by a grant to ADF from The Mary Duke Biddle Foundation. Made in NC residencies at ADF’s Samuel H. Scripps Studios are made possible with support from the Robert and Mercedes Eichholz Foundation. New Work by Chris Yon and Taryn Griggs is commissioned by ADF with support from the John W. and Anna H. Hanes Foundation, Diversified Trust, Ralph Womble and Ashley Edwards, and the Robert and Mercedes Eichholz Foundation. New Works by Justin Tornow, Ramya Sundaresam Kapadia, and Jose Velasquez are commissioned by ADF with support from The Mary Duke Biddle Foundation and the Robert and Mercedes Eichholz Foundation.