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       2017 Vail Dance Festival

July 29 through August 12, 2017

Join us in Vail, Colorado from July 29 through August 12 for the 29th season of the Vail Dance Festival. The Festival is a two-week celebration of exceptional artistry taking place in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Festival Fan Club ticketing for the 2017 Festival began February 21 and public tickets went on sale February 28, 2017.

 

Vail Dance Festival 2017 Season Schedule

Opening Night
Saturday, July 29, 7:30pm
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Vail
Buy Tickets to Opening Night
 

L.A. Dance Project
Sunday, July 30 7:30pm
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Vail
Buy Tickets to L.A. Dance Project

Dancing in the Park: Colorado Ballet
Monday, July 31 5:30pm
Avon Performance Pavilion, Nottingham Park
 

American Dance Classics: Jerome Robbins’ Fancy Free & George Balanchine’s Serenade *
Tuesday, August 1, 7:30pm
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Vail
Buy Tickets to American Dance Classics
*Choreography by George Balanchine ©The George Balanchine Trust

UpClose: Jerome Robbins
Wednesday, August 2, 6:30pm
Vilar Performing Arts Center, Beaver Creek
Buy Tickets to UpClose:Jerome Robbins

International Evenings of Dance I
Friday, August 4 7:30pm
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Vail

Buy Tickets to International Evenings of Dance I
*Reserved Pavilion seating SOLD OUT! Lawn seating still available.

International Evenings of Dance II
Saturday, August 5 7:30pm
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Vail
Buy Tickets to International Evenings of Dance II
*Reserved Pavilion seating SOLD OUT! Lawn seating still available.

NOW Premieres: Celebrating Women Choreographers
Monday, August 7  7:30pm
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Vail
Buy Tickets to NOW Premieres: Clebrating Women Choreographers

Dance for $20.17
Tuesday, August 8 7:30pm
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Vail
Tickets on sale June 17 at 11am (MDT)

Dancing in the Park: Wonderbound
Wednesday, August 9 5:30pm 
Avon Performance Pavilion, Nottingham Park

Dorrance Dance ETM: Double Down
Thursday, August 10, 6:30pm
Vilar Performing Arts Center, Beaver Creek
Buy Tickets to Dorrance Dance ETM: Double Down

Martha Graham Dance Company
Friday, August 11, 7:30pm
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Vail
Buy Tickets to Martha Graham Dance Company
 

Closing Night Celebration with BalletX
Saturday, August 12, 7:30pm
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Vail
Buy Tickets to Closing Night Celebration with BalletX


Lawn Ticket Pacakages:

ENCORE CLUB PASS - $175

· Good for one lawn ticket to each performance at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail (9 shows total)
· One free glass of wine or non-alcoholic beverage at each show (present at upper bar)
· Ability to purchase up to three (3) discounted one-day guest lawn passes ($10 each)
· $25 upgrade to reserved seating on day of a performance (based on availability)
· Ability to purchase up to two (2) reserved seats to Dance for $20.17 before the public on-sale date (based on availability)
· One specialty VIDF water bottle (while supplies last)
· Pass is NOT valid for performances at the Vilar Performing Arts Center in Beaver Creek

· Purchased passes are available for pickup at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater Box Office

Purchase the Encore Club Pass


STUDENT & FACULTY LAWN PASS - $75

· Pass-holder must be a student or faculty member with valid ID
· Good for one lawn ticket to each performance at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail (9 performances total)
· $25 upgrade to reserved seating on day of a performance (based on availability)
· NOT valid for performances at the Vilar Performing Arts Center in Beaver Creek
· Valid dates for 2017: 7.29, 7.30, 7.31, 8.1, 8.4, 8.5, 8.7, 8.8, 8.11, 8.12

· Purchased passes are available for pickup at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater Box Office

Purchase the Student/Faculty Pass 


LAWN TICKETING AT THE GERALD R. FORD AMPHITHEATER

$23 lawn tickets are available for all performances at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater and $10 discounted lawn tickets are available for students 13 and older (and faculty) with a valid school ID. The Festival offers complimentary lawn seating for all children 12 and younger when accompanied by an adult ( no ticket required).

($2 per ticket fee will apply and additional fees are assesed with online transactions.)


Preferred Ticket Ordering & VIP Ticket Service
Premium seats in Sections 2&3 at the GRFA are held and designated for our Gold Dress Circle Members; members also receive concierge service to facilitate their order and any exchanges. Silver Dress Circle and Vail Valley Members can upgrade their seats to the premium seating area beginning June 1; upgrades are based on availability and upgrade fees will apply. Contact Martha Brassel mbrassel@vvf.org or 970.777.2015 for more information.







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BOX OFFICE:

 970.845.TIXS(8497)
 tickets@vvf.org


Hours of Operation:
Box Office hours are 11am to 5pm, Monday through Friday 11am to intermission on showdays and two hours prior to a scheduled performance on Saturdays & Sundays.
 

PERFORMANCES