(July 14th – July 17th)
The Southern Vermont Dance Festival returns in July 2016 with an exciting round of dance classes, lectures and performances hosted in the one and only Brattleboro, VT. As last year, festival attendees will be invited to attend dance performances each evening as well as a choice of many different classes each day. There will be many amazing opportunities offered to the professional dancer, dance student, and dance enthusiast.
This festival weekend will be filled with incredible raffle events, downtown performances and workshops as well as live music and performances hosted by various local businesses. This event will be accessible to everyone who is interested in participating in a weekend of dance and movement.
The festival will have a strong focus on promoting dance educators, choreographers and performers coming from New England and New York and will incorporate some of the top masters of this art form from across the country and beyond. College students and dance professionals will have the opportunity to submit work to be considered for one of the festivals formal, informal and site specific concerts.
All ticketed festival goers will be allowed to choose one or more workshops or lectures each day of the festival as well as up to two performances throughout the weekend. Attendees may purchase additional tickets for performances as well as add classes and workshops to their own schedules.
The Southern Vermont Dance Festival aims to create awareness and promotion of performing arts in Southern Vermont and across New England in addition to offering a summer training opportunity for dancers at all levels of movement and interest. Come enjoy a wonderful weekend of dance as the streets of Brattleboro come alive with movement!