The Alabama Dance Council is a statewide network of people who are inspired to make, teach, share, and experience all forms of dance as a powerful way to move toward a more just society. We believe that dance emboldens every body to connect, build community, and transform the experience of being human.

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ADC Presents – January 12-21, 2024

2024 ALABAMA DANCE FESTIVAL

The Alabama Dance Festival proudly presents KM Dance Project in partnership with the Alys Stephens Center as the guest company of the 27th Alabama Dance Festival.– Read more

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  • Brenau Summer Dance Intensive June 3, 2024
    Jun 3, 2024 at 12:00am to Jun 21, 2024 at 1:00amLocation: Brenau UniversityCreated by: MADIA COOPER-ASHIRIFIRegistration is Open for Brenau Summer Dance Intensive and Emerging Choreographer's Workshop at Brenau University. There is still time to audition for scholarships! Saturday, March 23, 2024, 9amScholarships will be offered through the audition process, so don't miss this opportunity to showcase […]
    MADIA COOPER-ASHIRIFI
  • Swan Lake April 20, 2024
    Apr 19, 2024 at 7:30pm to Apr 21, 2024 at 1:00pmLocation: Mark C Smith Concert HallCreated by: Phillip Otto
    Phillip Otto
  • Mobile Ballet - The Sleeping Beauty March 23, 2024
    Mar 23, 2024 to Mar 24, 2024Location: Mobile Civic Center TheaterCreated by: Mobile BalletMobile Ballet will present The Sleeping Beauty March 23-24 at the Mobile Civic Center Theater, with performances on Saturday, March 23, at 7:00pm, and Sunday, March 24, at 2:00pm.  Both performances will feature the Mobile Ballet Orchestra playing the iconic score live, led […]
    Mobile Ballet

MOVING FORWARD

The Alabama Dance Council is inspired by what dance can do: move people and ideas, build awareness of culture and community, connect our state to itself in ways we may never have imagined before. We believe that all roads that lead to dance have value, that movement holds the potential for change, and change holds the potential for movement. We want everyone to experience the joy, challenge, and exhilaration of dance.

We have crafted a strategic plan for the next five years that is fueled by this inspiration, and powered by our determination to become more equitable in our practices and more anti-racist in our ethos. In addition to securing the future of ADC as an organization, this plan is focused on changing our assumptions about dance – what it is, who does it, where it happens, and why it matters. - Read more