White Bird News
THIS SATURDAY, June 24 The White Party: Thornebird with celebrated fashion designer Michelle Lesniak!

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COMPLEXIONS
COMPLEXIONS OCTOBER 5-7, 2017
PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY
PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY OCTOBER 12-14, 2017
RENNIE HARRIS
RENNIE HARRIS JANUARY 25-27, 2018
MARK MORRIS DANCE GROUP
MARK MORRIS DANCE GROUP FEBRUARY 21, 2018
URBAN BUSH WOMEN
URBAN BUSH WOMEN MARCH 1-3, 2018
JESSICA LANG DANCE
JESSICA LANG DANCE MARCH 8-10, 2018
COMPAÑIA JESÚS CARMONA
COMPAÑIA JESÚS CARMONA MARCH 14, 2018
STEPHEN PETRONIO COMPANY
STEPHEN PETRONIO COMPANY APRIL 5-7, 2018
ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER
ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER APRIL 24-25, 2018
BALLET HISPÁNICO
BALLET HISPÁNICO MAY 16, 2018
COMPLEXIONS
OCTOBER 5-7, 2017
Newmark Theatre
"Complexions combines technical precision, power and passion, in a groundbreaking mix of styles ranging from ballet to hip hop.” - Dance Magazine
PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY
OCTOBER 12-14, 2017
Newmark Theatre
“Paul Taylor is the reigning master of modern dance.” -Time Magazine
DANCENORTH AUSTRALIA
OCTOBER 26-28, 2017
Lincoln Hall, Portland State University
“Attractor channels a sense of frenzied possession….the dancers are brilliant.” - Dance Australia


Announcing our 20th Anniversary Season!

We have been preparing for the 2017-2018 Season, working hard to present to you the BEST of what the WORLD has to offer in Dance! Our 20th Anniversary Season is sure to be nothing short of FABULOUS! The White Bird Dance Series includes: Complexions, Paul Taylor Dance Company, Mark Morris Dance Group, Jessica Lang Dance, Stephen Petronio Company, and Ballet Hispánico. The Uncaged Series features: Dancenorth (Australia), L-E-V (Israel), Rennie Harris (Philadelphia), and Urban Bush Women (Brooklyn).

The two Exclusive Events in our 17-18 season are not to be missed: Compañía Jesús Carmona (Spain) and The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (NYC).

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Summer Street Fairs With White Bird

Summer is almost here! When you are out and about enjoying Portland’s beautiful weather be sure to find us at the various outdoor fairs around the city! We will have dance news, our new season info, treats for pets, and more!

Mississippi Street Fair | Sat, July 8

Alberta Street Fair | Sun, August 12

Hawthorne Street Fair | Sun, August 27

Belmont Street Fair | Sat, September 9

 

If you are interested in volunteering at any of the following events, please contact morgan@whitebird.org.

The White Party: Thornebird with celebrated fashion designer, Michelle Lesniak!

Join us for a fashion event to benefit White Bird’s community programs with Project Runway winner, Michelle Lesniak! Michelle will showcase her capsule collection ‘Thornebird’ with dancer-models and music by bass guitarist, Seth Montfort. The evening will be hosted with hors d’œuvres and cocktails in one of Portland’s most stunning residential settings commanding a panoramic view of the city.

You can WIN one of Michelle Lesniak’s exclusive fashion designs!
(1) raffle ticket will be included with your event ticket purchase. Click HERE for additional $25 raffle tickets.

Saturday | June 24, 2017 | 4pm
Private Residence, SW Portland

Tickets Available HERE