Festival Gala Concerts

Opening Gala

DATE: Thursday, July 13th

TIME: 4:30 PM
LOCATION: Latchis Theater
COST: 
Advanced Purchase: $22/$18 Students | At the Door $28/$24 Students
FEATURING: 

  • Sonia Plumb
  • Alison Cook-Beatty, Alison Cook Beatty Dance
  • Julie Marie Muskat
  • Zoe Warshaw – Warfields
  • Subject:Matter
  • Kristen Duffy Young & Meghan McLyman – Accumulation Dance
  • Angela Cole & Ellen Oliver
  • Bedford Dance Ensemble
  • Shilpa Darivemula – Film
  • Gracie Novikoff, Nozama Dance Collective

Friday Gala

DATE: Friday, July 14th

TIME: 8:00 PM
LOCATION:
Latchis Theater
COST: 
Advanced Purchase $22/$18 Students | At the Door $28/$24 Students
FEATURING:

  • Billbob Brown
  • Alison Cook-Beatty, Alison Cook Beatty Dance
  • Maurice Fraga, Ekilibre Dance Company
  • Brenda Lynn Siegel, IBIT Dance Company
  • Gracie Novikoff, Nozame Dance Collective
  • Toni Nagy and Cyndal Ellis
  • Marion Kirk Jones & Lisa R. Chow & Renee Davis, Desert Dance Theatre
  • Julie Petrusak, JP Dance Group
  • Wondertwins
  • Sophia Marx

Midsummer Night’s Picnic at Scott Farm (Includes Promenade Performance)

DATE: Saturday, July 15th

TIME: 5:30 PM
VENUE: Scott Farm, Dummerston, VT
OVERVIEW: For the first time ever, SVDF will be offering a picnic with live music to enjoy a late summer afternoon.  Those picnicking will be among the first to do our outdoor promenade performance that will take you through the grounds of Scott Farm and The Stone Trust to see multiple stunning works from 10 choreographers that would normally be exhibited on a proscenium stage.  This evening performance is among our most magical almost like a dance dream on a mid summer night.  The evening does involve walking, bring your walking shoes.

PICNIC DINNER AND CONCERT:  $45
NOTE:  There will be NO parking at the house. We will have a shuttle available. 

Promenade Performance at Scott Farm

DATE: Saturday, July 15th

TIME: 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
VENUE: Scott Farm, Dummerston, VT
OVERVIEW: This promenade performance will take you through the grounds of Scott Farm and The Stone Trust to see multiple stunning works from 10 choreographers that would normally be exhibited on a proscenium stage.  This evening performance is among our most magical almost like a dance dream on a mid summer night.  The evening does involve walking, bring your walking shoes. **You can also add the “Mid Summer Night’s Picnic” which includes both the performance and dinner.
CHOREOGRAPHY BY:

  • Aria Roach
  • Dorcas Roman
  • Sonia Plumb
  • Julie Petrusak
  • Julie Marie Muskat
  • Noel St. Jean Chevalier
  • Marisa Cohen
  • Melissa Gendreau
  • Maurice Fraga
  • Cyndal Ellis

CONCERT: $25
DINNER AND CONCERT: $25-$45
NOTE:  There will be NO parking at the house. We will have a shuttle available. We will send you an email or text as to what time you should be there for the bus, which will be ferrying attendees in shifts.