Four world premieres. Pretty impressive.
Until, that is, you look at it this way:
The ADF sponsored almost twice as many world premieres last year. And the last time the festival put so small a number of new commissions on stage as they did this summer, a Democrat was in the White House.
No, not Bill Clinton. Jimmy Carter.
In what other ways did 2007 constitute "the year ADF glanced forward—and then kept looking back?" Read our controversial season wrap—and then comment, below.