American Dance Festival (ADF): Opening Night Performance

( Thu., Jun. 15, 2017 )

Durham Performing Arts Center, 123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC 27701-3637


The African American Dance Ensemble returns to ADF with their exuberant brand of dance and music. JOYEMOVEMENT’s solo, Fit The Description, is a love letter to all who have been accused of being a suspect because of their identity. Charlotte Ballet will perform Ohad Naharin’s Minus 16. The festival commissioned Dialogues by Artistic Director Robert Weiss and Resident Choreographer Zalman Raffael of the Carolina Ballet. Tap dancers Elizabeth Burke and Luke Hickey will also perform. The evening’s performance begins with the season dedication to Allen D. Roses, MD, and with a presentation by local children from Pilobolus Shadow Camp.


$46; 24.50; $13.75

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  • Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 6:30 PM