Special Events

Screendance at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Saturday, March 11, 2017
2:00pm & 4:00pm

See the 2017 official RAD Fest selected screendance works at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 2pm with a repeat showing at 4pm. Alamo Drafthouse and Bell's Brewery have worked together to pair Bell's beers with items off Alamo's menu specifically for this event. Audience members may order from and enjoy items from this customized menu during the film showings. Doors will open at 1:30pm for the 2:00pm showing, and 3:30pm for the 4:00pm showing. Audience members are encouraged to arrive when doors open to ensure a good seat and order their menu items so they may sit back, enjoy excellent food and drink, and take in our award-winning screendance line-up. No need to order tickets in advance. Admission is free! After the event head over to the Epic Center (just one city block around the corner) and take in the RAD Fest live performances.

RAD Fest After-Glow Party (Free Event)
Saturday, March 11, 2017

The After-Glow party will be held in the 2nd floor atrium of the Epic Center immediately following the Saturday, March 11, 9:00pm show. Local restaurants, caterers, and food vendors will donate their specialty cuisines to provide an ample buffet. A cash bar will be available, and a live DJ will be on hand to spin some tunes. Come to the After-Glow celebration and network with the 2017 RAD Fest visiting artists.

Coffee Hour Discussion Groups (Free Event)
Sunday, March 12, 2017

The Coffee Hour Discussion will take place in the 2nd floor atrium of the Epic Center on Sunday, March 12 at 10:00am. Coffee, tea, and light breakfast items will be provided to participants. Mediated by Jessica Fox, the founder and director of 4th Avenue Arts in Huntington, West Virginia, participants will engage in a mediated exchange of ideas covering topics like dance pedagogy, arts funding, dance archiving, and more. This discussion is open to dance instructors, choreographers, performers, dance scholars, audience members, and anyone else interested in participating. Come and enjoy some coffee and breakfast, share your experiences with others, or just sit back and enjoy the conversation.