Maui’s cutting-edge nonprofit professional contemporary dance company.
Adaptations Dance Theater (ADT) is a nonprofit professional contemporary dance company on Maui that believes in the power of thought-provoking movement to inspire community innovation and youth aspirations. Directed by Hallie Hunt-Armato, Vanessa Cerrito, Nicole Humphrey and Amelia Nelson, ADT strives to sustain the art movement in Hawai‘i by making a home for professional, contemporary dancers on Maui, whether trained locally or abroad.
The members of Adaptations Dance Theater come from diverse dance backgrounds, but all share common ground in classical training and a passion for exploring genuine emotions through movement. Its members have previous professional experience with dance companies such as The Foundry, Artship Dance Theater, New Vision Cirque Dance Company and ‘Ulalena, and have trained with the companies Alonzo King LINES Ballet, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Pacific Northwest Ballet and Ballet West.
ADT creates honest work that is informed by its classical roots and experiments with bravery, power and truthfulness.
(Photo by Jack Grace)
Jolie D Humphrey says
My oldest Daughter, Nicole who lives in Maui Hawaii, her dance company which consists of 5 beautiful and very talented young women, they were chosen to be a part of the Ted Talks which will be featured in
Maui this September. Go buy your tickets NOW!
Ronda Williams Kalka says
That is so cool! Go Nicole!
Lesley Alexander says
Yes! This is not to be missed!
Debra Morrill says
I got my ticket! YOU?
Marc Tolliver says
Adaptations Dance Theater's is the most spell bounding , artistic & inspiring group of exceptional dancers that can tell a story threw there movements and emotions….
They pull you in with there story threw dance like children listening to a story read to them for the very first time. Their story tellers in an interpretive dance concept the is just spell bounding… Glad to see you at TED-X Maui 😀