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2019 dates

August 19-23, 2019

University of Montana

Missoula, Montana


We are pleased to announce that Michelle Boulé, will be joining us as our 2019 Guest Artist in Residency. Michelle has an accomplished career of dance making, performing, and teaching, having received numerous awards and commissions. She has worked with renowned choreographers Bebe Miller, John Jasperse, John Scott, and Deborah Hay and collaborated with Miguel Gutierrez. Beyond that she has a thriving career as a body worker. We are beyond thrilled to welcome Michelle to our vibrant dance community.

Mountain Dance Festival is in its fourth year offering professional-level contemporary dance training in the Northwestern United States. This year we are offering training experiences in contemporary technique, contact improvisation, and somatic practices. The festival is located at the University of Montana, and is sponsored by the incredible faculty and staff at UM Dance Program, UM School of Theare & Dance. 




Find out about our MDF, where to find us, and contact information.


Want to make movement magic happen with us? Register here.