White Bird News
TICKETS FOR OUR FIRST 6 EVENTS GO ON SALE THIS FRIDAY!

Including Complexions, DanceNorth, Paul Taylor, L-E-V, Rennie Harris, and Mark Morris!

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
Tickets Go On Sale Friday, August 18
Complexions | Paul Taylor Dance Co. | DanceNorth | L-E-V | Rennie Harris | Mark Morris Dance Group
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


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

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!

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.

Ate9 Dance Co. performs work commissioned by White Bird at Jacob’s Pillow and the American Dance Festival

Exhibit B is a White Bird commissioned piece choreographed by Danielle Agami, a former company member and rehearsal director of Batsheva Dance Company.  Exhibit B premiered in March of 2015 during White Bird’s Uncaged performance of  New Israeli Voices in Dance. The piece will be performed by Ate9 Dance Company as part of their summer tour. The tour includes stops at the American Dance Festival (Durham, NC) and Jacob’s Pillow (Becket, MA).

Check out a clip of Exhibit B HERE