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Built on Stilts Dance Festival

MFDC will perform our newest trio, “Knots & Ties” at Built on Stilts (Martha’s Vineyard, MA) on August 10th & 11th, 2019 at 8pm.


Doors open at 7:30pm followed by drumming, dancers warm-up and stilting demo outside. 
Dance performances begin at 8pm. 
NO TICKETS OR RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. Audiences may come and go as they please.

The Built on Stilts Dance Festival is comprised of work by members of the Vineyard community and by professional performing artists from the island, Boston, NYC, Philadelphia, DC, Providence and beyond.

All shows are FREE to the public and appropriate for all ages. 

Join us to celebrate 23 years of dance (and other forms) through an incomparably egalitarian and inspiring season of programming. Shows might also include live music, storytelling, theater, poetry readings, comedy, circus acts, fitness demos and more!

Saturday, August 10th

Work by:

Grace Hall & Megan Mendez

Amber Lucia Chabus

Karam Belly Dance

Diego Gonzalez & Sharon Strimling

Jordan Muhammad

Caitlin Cook

Abby Bender

Scott Crawford

Rebecca Ann Frank and Dorcas Román

Sometimes Together Group

Megan Flynn Dance Company

Betty Bootleg

Roberta Kirn

Sheila McHugh & Maggie Sabella

Jessica Rabbit


Sunday, August 11th

Work by:

Becca Frank & Dorcas Román

Sometimes Together Group

Andy Jacobs

Abby Entner

Ballroom Dance MV

Alex Habekost

Lucinda Kirk

Megan Flynn Dance Company

Maggie Sabella

What's Written Within

Ava Vigneault & Nina Moore

Vineyard Bellydance & Revue


Sabrina Reppert

Christina Montoya

Grace Hall

Later Event: August 24
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