Vail Dance Festival
July 29, 2017 - August 12, 2017
The outdoor splendor of the Colorado Rocky Mountains is the backdrop each summer as the mountain town of Vail plays host to collection of the world’s finest dancers. Under the artistic direction of Damian Woetzel, the Vail Dance Festival has developed into a treasured celebration, renowned for its artistic excellence, unparalleled programming, new works and one-of-a-kind partnerships. More than 20-thousand people from around the world descend each summer on Vail, a vibrant cultural destination, for the Festival’s two-week residency. Now in its 29th year, the Festival’s spirited atmosphere transforms the village into a culturally-rich environment that is inviting to dance aficionados and newcomers alike. In addition to regular performances, the Festival features robust community programming and education events, drawing on its roster of visiting artists, in addition to year-round personnel who focus on arts education in the Vail Valley.
For more information, visit www.vaildance.org