Erie Festival of Dance returns to the Erie Art Museum on Saturday

Various local dance organizations will come together for a special performance this Saturday when the Erie Dance Consortium hosts the 11th Biennial Erie Dance Festival at the Erie Museum of Art this Saturday.

The festival will screen films created by Mercyhurst University, SoMar Dance Works, Dafmark Dance and Kinetic Creativity, Seiche Dance Collective, Angela DiFiore, Patterson’s School of Ballet and Sovereign Ballet. Screenings will begin at 7:30 p.m.

The event will also include the presentation of the 2021 Trailblazer award to Nick Adams. Adams is an Erie-born actor, singer, and dancer. “Falestos”.

Prior to film screenings, the Consortium will also host a VIP pre-show reception at 5:30 p.m., where guests can mingle with studio executives, teachers and filmmakers.

Tickets can be purchased on the Erie Dance Consortium website HERE. The tickets are:

  • $25 – VIP reception and show
  • $10 – Advance ticket purchases
  • $15 – Admission price
  • Free for students with school ID

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Mildred D. Field