Desert Dance Theatre: Arizona Dance Festival

September 22, 2023 - September 23, 2023
Arizona Dance Festival

Event Summary

Immerse yourself in a captivating celebration of movement and artistry at the Arizona Dance Festival Sept. 22 and 23 at Tempe Center of the Arts.

With an impressive lineup of 20 to 30 exceptional dance artists, companies, and visionary dance filmmakers, this festival is an extraordinary showcase of the diverse choreography and breathtaking performances that Arizona and beyond have to offer. Prepare to be captivated as the stage comes alive with a rich tapestry of dance styles and expressions, brought to you by talented artists hailing from all corners of the state.

From the stirring grace of ballet to the infectious energy of hip-hop, and from the enchanting beauty of contemporary dance to the rhythmic dynamism of cultural traditions, our festival unites the very best of Arizona’s vibrant dance scene.

Directly following each show, Desert Dance Theatre invites you to engage in a post-performance Q&A session, expertly facilitated by the Arizona Dance Coalition. Delve deeper into the creative minds of the artistic directors and choreographers as they share their insights and inspirations behind their mesmerizing dance works. This interactive dialogue fosters a lively conversation, allowing you to gain a profound understanding of the artistic process and connect on a personal level with these talented visionaries.

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Event Hours

Start Time: 7:30 pm

End Time: 9:30 pm

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