White Bird News
Dancenorth Australia opens our Uncaged Series OCT 26-28

with a special opportunity for audience members to join the performance! TICKETS HERE

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
DANCENORTH AUSTRALIA
OCTOBER 26-28, 2017
Lincoln Hall, Portland State University
“Attractor channels a sense of frenzied possession….the dancers are brilliant.” - Dance Australia
L-E-V
NOVEMBER 16-18, 2017
Lincoln Hall, Portland State University
“Daring and surprising, sinewy and sinuous… thrilling.” - London Grip (UK)
RENNIE HARRIS
JANUARY 25-27, 2018
Lincoln Hall, Portland State University
“A tapestry of elegantly fluid popping and locking…phenomenal.” - The New York Times


White Bird Co-Founders Paul and Walter give a behind the scenes look at upcoming performances!

We dedicate our 20th anniversary season to YOU, our loyal dance audience.

With that being said, we want to give you an inside look at a few of the brilliant companies performing in Portland this season. Paul and Walter are thrilled to present a new video series, where they discuss the inner workings of White Bird and give insider information on upcoming performances!

Click Here to learn about Complexions and the Curation Process

Click Here to learn about Paul Taylor Dance Company and the History of White Bird

 

Stay tuned for more!

We are in need of audience participants!

We are seeking people of all ages (14 and up) and abilities to participate in the performance of Dancenorth Australia’s new work Attractor, October 26-28! We are thrilled to have the North American premiere of this work that is being called an “ecstatic, music and dance ritual.” We would love for you to consider taking part! Participants would be required to attend a briefing one hour and 15 minutes prior to the show.

Interested? Here’s what you need to do/know:
1.
Must be over the age of 14, no prior skills required, but should have an eagerness to be an important part of a dance performance.
2. Select a date to attend
3.
Purchase your ticket HERE
4.
To sign up please contact chelsea@whitebird.org

This is truly a unique and memorable opportunity which we think you will greatly enjoy!

 

Special 4-Show Holiday Pack Available NOW!

Be the first to get your hands on our annual holiday pack for just $98, an exciting sample of our Dance Series, Uncaged Series and Exclusive Events.

This year, the package includes the Mark Morris Dance Group, Urban Bush Women, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Ballet Hispanico. The perfect birthday / holiday / just because gift for any dance lover.

DISCOVER THE GIFT OF DANCE!