Southern Vermont Dance Festival has ended
Welcome to the Southern Vermont Dance Festival!  Takes place July 14th - July 17th with 100 classes, 3 Gala performances, Informal performances, Dozens of Community Events, Meet and Greets and Receptions and Dinner at Rudyard Kiplings house and much more.  Purchase your tickets on Eventbrite and have access to your own Vermont Dance Adventure.
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Adrienne Hawkins

Impulse Dance Company
Artistic Director
Adrienne Hawkins holds a BA in Education from Arizona State University and a MFA in Dance from Connecticut College.
Ms. Hawkins has been Artistic Director of Impulse Dance Company of Boston for over forty years and Bass-Line Motion for 10 years.

Ms. Hawkins has been a guest Artist at numerous, Colleges in the US including Harvard, Mt. Holyoke, UMass Amherst, and Boston, The Boston Conservatory, Boston University, Connecticut College, Dean College, Stonehill College also The University of the Arts in Philadelphia.

She has won many awards for her choreograph and in addition to creating over 50 dances for Impulse Dance company, Ms. Hawkins has set choreography on the National Ballet of Iceland, Ballet Plus, Dance Express in Denmark, Northwest Florida Ballet, and the Portland Ballet to name a few. She has choreographed rock musicals, music videos, commercials and industrials. Ms Hawkins has taught in Japan, France, Denmark, Australia, Caribbean, Germany and throughout the USA.

She has served as a judge on the Presidential Arts and talent search, the council of the arts in RI, New Jersey and Massachusetts, and has been on the board of Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, The Boston Dance Alliance, The Strand Theater, and the Piano Craft Guild and serves as a mentor to many of the Dancers in the Boston area.