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.
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ADF is delighted to host Tere O’Connor and his dancers for a week long residency. The company will present four of Tere’s interconnected works over the course of three evenings, including Sister, Secret Mary, poem, and Bleed. Each piece is… read more
The 2014 Samuel H. Scripps/American Dance Festival Award for lifetime achievement recipient, Angelin Preljocaj, brings his company, Ballet Preljocaj, to DPAC to perform Empty moves (parts I, II, and III). Empty moves is composed of actions and movements inspired by… read more
ADF will present the North Carolina premiere of Within between, an evening-length ADF-commissioned work by groundbreaking choreographer John Jasperse created in collaboration with the performers, including an original commissioned score by composer Jonathan Bepler and lighting design by Lenore Doxsee.… read more
Since its inaugural 2003-2004 season, New York-based Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet has been recognized for its exceptionally talented dancers and an emphasis on cultivating collaborations with the world’s most sought-after choreographers.
Here you can see a glimpse into Hofesh Shechter’s… read more