The Magic of Vail Dance Festival on Instagram

August 8, 2015

Every year, Vail International Dance Festival in Vail, Colorado plays host to some of our all-time favorite dancers and choreographers. The rep is always incredible, as is the location—the picturesque mountains, flowers and fields of Vail are a stunning backdrop for this event. This year was no exception, with plenty of new premieres (seven, to be exact) and lots of familiar faces. We’ve rounded up the best Instagram videos from the festival, so if you didn’t make it out to Colorado, you can still witness the #awesomeness of these dancers.

Tiler Peck
and James Whiteside in Duo Concertant

Isabella Boylston
and Joseph Gordon in Balanchine’s Tschaikovsky Pas De Deux

, Isabella Boylston and Zachary Catazaro killing it in Show Me, a new work by Matthew Neenan

Joseph Gordon’s casual skills #whatever

More behind the scenes of Show Me

Silas Riener and Rashaun Mitchell rehearse for a stunning new premiere


(Videos via Vail International Dance Festival’s Instagram and Nel Shelby’s Instagram)