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 :
Edward A. Reilly, President
Marina de Brantes, Chairman
Denise Littlefield Sobel, Vice-Chairman
Hal J. Witt, Secretary and Treasurer
Hal J. Witt, secretary