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1762
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Weaverville native Mark Dendy, choreographer for and dancer in his own company, Dendy Dance, will premiere several new works at this summer's American Dance Festival in Durham.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 12 Issue 27, July 1994, p19, il Periodical Website
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2379
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Ron Brown, choreographer for and dancer in his company, EVIDENCE, will present his work, Dirt Road, at the 1995 American Dance Festival. The work is named for a road beside his grandmother's house in Raeford.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 13 Issue 24, June 1995, p17, por Periodical Website
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2990
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The American Dance Festival is six weeks of modern dance at Duke University each summer. The 1996 festival features works of three outstanding choreographers and dancers: Merce Cunningham, Anna Halprin, and Meredith Monk.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 14 Issue 21, May 1996, p35, il Periodical Website
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4030
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The North Carolina Dance Festival, now in its eighth year, was held in January, 1999, at Meredith College in Raleigh. The festival affords the state's dancers and choreographers an opportunity to display their artistic skills and creations.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 17 Issue 3, Jan 1999, p31, il Periodical Website
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9212
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Called by some the world's greatest dance festival, the American Dance Festival performs for seven straight weeks in June and July at Duke University. Here the world's leading modern dance companies come to introduce new works and showcase older modern works. Several North Carolina choreographers are profiled, including Autumn Mist Belk, Christina Tsoules Soriano, Courtney Greer, Jess Shell, and Amy Beth Schneider.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 24 Issue 28, July 2007, p33-34, il Periodical Website
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13931
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Cunningham is one of the greatest creative forces in American dance and had a profound influence on modern dance. He died in 2009. The company he founded is on a farewell tour and will cease to exist after December 2011.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 28 Issue 5, Feb 2011, p17-19, 21, il, por Periodical Website
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26970
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Clay Taliaferro is an artist-in-residence at Duke University, world-class dancer, and choreographer. While Clay has accomplished many successes, he struggles with prejudice against the gay community. This month he is working on a piece for the upcoming AIDS benefit dance concert to bring people together in helping AIDS victims.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 6 Issue 5, Mar 10-23 1988, p19, por Periodical Website
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27200
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Choreographer Vanessa Voskuil will be at this year’s American Dance Festival in Durham. She will hold auditions for performers to join the Footprints program. Ensemble members will learn one another’s personal and movement backgrounds while figuring out how to function together as a community to compose a manifesto.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 33 Issue 24, June 2016, p18, por Periodical Website
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27199
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William Forsythe is a choreographer and one of the most influential creators across all of dance. Influenced by mathematics and physics, Forsythe calls his choreographic components algorithms and modalities. One Flat Thing, reproduced with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, is part of an evening of Forsythe’s work at this year’s American Dance Festival in Durham.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 33 Issue 24, June 2016, p17, por Periodical Website
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28863
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Four different North Carolina artists are profiled, detailing their persistence and dedication to the work that saturates their lives and personalities. The featured artists are Russell Peck, Playwright Karen Jones-Meadows, Choreographer Sal Aiello, and Painter Claude Howell.
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NC Arts (NoCar Oversize NX 1 N22x), Vol. 2 Issue 2, Feb 1986, p6-9, il, bibl
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28965
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In recent years, local choreographers have made a lot of work about the challenges of maintaining individuality in an artistic community and in society generally. In Echo, a collaboration between dancer-choreographer Justin Tornow and visual artist Heather Gordon, different levels of identity are explored. Tornow splits the same performance, presented differently, across several spaces within the 21c Museum Hotel in Durham.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 34 Issue 6, Feb 2017, p20, por Periodical Website
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29089
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Modern dance icon Paul Taylor began commissioning new works for the first time in his company’s sixty-two-year history, bringing in the talents of choreographers Larry Keigwin and Doug Elkins. Keigwin’s “Rush Hour” and Elkin’s “The Weight of Smoke” will premiere at the American Dance Festival in Durham.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 34 Issue 25, July 2017, p23, por Periodical Website
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