The Festival Les Étés de la Danse maintains close ties to the American dance world. From these links, in 2012 the American Friends of Les Etés de la Danse (AFLED) was born. This not-for-profit organization supports the Festival and promotes it within the United States.
The Board of AFLED :
Marina de Brantes, chairman
Denise Littlefield Sobel, vice-chairman
Edward A. Reilly, president
Hal J. Witt, secretary and treasurer