Aerial Dance Festival 2014
The 16th annual international Aerial Dance Festival 2014
dates: August 2-16, 2014. Stay tuned for info!
Aerial Dance Festival 2013
The 15th annual international Aerial Dance Festival 2013
took place July 27 - August 10, 2013. Stay tuned for ADF 2014 info and dates!
2013 Faculty: Margie Breen, David Clarkson, and Dr. Andrew Johnston, Sydney, Australia;
Robert Davidson, Denver;
Lara Paxton, Laura Stokes, and Cohdi Harrell, New Mexico;
Danielle Hendricks, Valerie Morris, Nancy Smith, Steven Homsher, Gretchen Spiro, Kim Townsend, Lynda White, Boulder/Denver;
Jo Kreiter, San Francisco;
Shayna Swanson, Chicago
Classes: Cyr Wheel, Rope, Bungie, Interactive Video and Aerial, Physical Theatre, Skinner Releasing and Aerial; Duets on the Low-Flying Trapeze Repertory, Contact Improvisation, Functional Flexiblity, Fabric, Static Trapeze, Fabric Repertory, Hanging Steel Repertory, Teen Repertory - Rescue, Lyra, Invented Apparatus, Hanging Steel Repertory, Stilts.
You can read the 2013
information, including policies, registration info, housing / transportation and so forth, by clicking on the downloadable PDFs below.
The ADF is an opportunity for people from all walks of life to experience the joy of dancing in the air, for beginners through advanced aerial dancers. This 2-week immersion provides classes, lectures/demonstrations, informal discussions, networking, and performances.
was the opening performance of the Festival on July 27at CU's Atlas Black Box Theatre. The performance explored cutting-edge interactive video and aerial within the topic of genetic mapping: from the personal to the sociopolitical. Mapping
culminated a two-week residency and rehearsal process with David Clarkson / Stalker Theatre and Dr. Andrew Johnston, Univ. of Technology, Sydney with Frequent FlyersÃ�ï¿½Ã¯Â¿Â½Ã�ï¿½Ã�Â® Aerial Dance Company.
The Aerial Dance Festival 2013 Showcase Performances
, featuring all of the artists, were held at the Dairy Center for the Arts, August 2, 3, & 4, 2013. It was an amazing performance by the artists. Wow!
Student Repertory Performance
, was on Saturday, August 10th. Choreography created in the Teen Repertory - Rescue class; Aerial Fabric Repertory class, Duets on the Low-Flying Trapeze; and Choreography for Hanging Steelclasses was performed to the delight of everyone. Great work students!
, engaged audiences on Tuesday, July 30 at the Charlotte York Irey Theatre in the CU Theatre and Dance building.
Download everything about ADF 2013
Everything you need to know about ADF 2013
ADF 2013 Class Schedule at a Glance
Glenn P. Davis Scholarship 2013 Application
A map of the FFP Aerial Dance Studio
Auditions for LeReve at ADF 2013
Auditions for the amazing Las Vegas' show Le Reve at the ADF 2013 were held on August 9th. Great job everyone! Read about their audition process
Thank you to our lead Sponsors
The Dairy Center for the Arts, The Denver Foundation, Boulder County Arts Alliance / Neodata Endowment, CU Dept of Theatre and Dance, ATLAS Institute, The Community Foundation of Boulder County, Colorado Creative Industries, SCFD, Daily Camera, Boulder Magazine / Brock Media, and Boulder Body Wear
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