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We are counting down the days until our favorite men in tutus return to Portland (February 13th for one night only at the Schnitzer)! If you haven’t seen this legendary all male-comedic ballet company, there’s still time to get your
Stay cozy in the theater this winter with our 4-show Winter Pack or dance through spring with our 4-show Spring Pack! Starting at $82 and $89, these packages are the perfect combos and give you all the benefits of a
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WORLD RENOWNED TANGO COMPANY FROM ARGENTINA, TANGUEROS DEL SUR, MAKES THEIR WEST COAST DEBUT FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY WITH THRILLING PERFORMANCE OF “ROMPER EL PISO” (“BREAK THE FLOOR”), FEATURING LIVE MUSIC AND TANGO STAR NATALIA HILLS. PORTLAND TANGO MASTER
Circa stages West Coast debut of Humans in Portland OCTOBER 12, 2018 // DANCE // NIM WUNNAN Circa, Australia’s leading contemporary circus dance company, has chosen Portland for the West Coast premiere of Humans, which runs through October 13 at the Newmark Theatre. This is a smart show with
OCTOBER 19, 2018 // DANCE // NIM WUNNAN Acclaimed Australian choreographer Lucy Guerin has returned to Portland for the West Coast debut of her award-winning minimalist new duet, Split. Considering how often White Bird has featured projects involving Guerin over the years, the work she brings to
WHITE BIRD PRESENTS LUCY GUERIN INC IN SPLIT, A DUET “TEEMING WITH RAGE AND PASSION” (The Age, Australia). CHOREOGRAPHED BY LUCY GUERIN, THE WORK DELVES INTO EXPLORATIONS OF TIME, SPACE, AND COMPLEX RELATIONSHIPS. WHAT: Lucy Guerin Inc, Split WHEN: October
If it’s not exciting enough that world-renowned Tango company Tangueros Del Sur is making their west coast debut here in Portland, we’ve added an extra bonus for even more fun! Alex Krebs, Portland’s own Tango star and owner of Tango
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“One dancer is clothed. The other isn’t. They do the same precise motions, locked into the same rhythm, an endlessly looping drum track. The stage floor is outlined in tape, and after 20 minutes, they split it in half with
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White Bird is flying into its 21st season, having kicked off with Pilobolus’ incredible Come to Your Senses program that drew the White Bird community in with strength, finesse and eloquent grace. Not only was Pilobolus the launch of our
BWW Review: Circa Celebrates Stripped-Down Fragility and Strength In HUMANS At BAM’s Next Wave Festival On the bare stage of BAM’s vast Howard Gilman Opera House, clad in attire befitting a Calvin Klein advertisement, the acrobats of the world-renowned Australian Contemporary Circus
BWW Review: Circa Celebrates Stripped-Down Fragility and Strength In HUMANS At BAM’s Next Wave Festival On the bare stage of BAM’s vast Howard Gilman Opera House, clad in attire befitting a Calvin Kleinadvertisement, the acrobats of the world-renowned Australian Contemporary Circus
“Courageous, risk-taking… these are artist athletes of the highest order.” – Arts Hub, Australia After an absence of five years, White Bird is delighted to present the return of the world-famous Australian contemporary circus company, Circa, with the West
“A mind-blowing troupe of wildly creative and physically daring dancers.” – Newsday (New York) Kicking off its 21st season, and third decade of presenting outstanding dance from around the world, White Bird is excited to bring back Pilobolus after a
White Bird and BodyVox Announce A Pilobolus Workshop Founded in 1970 at Dartmouth College, Pilobolus is world-renowned for its distinctive blend of athleticism, humor and poignant imagery. Celebrated Pilobolus alumni include BodyVox Co-Artistic Director Jamey Hampton. After a 7-year absence,
White Bird and Bodyvox are happy to announce: A Pilobolus Workshop Founded in 1970 at Dartmouth College, Pilobolus is world-renowned for its distinctive blend of athleticism, humor and poignant imagery. Celebrated Pilobolus alumni include BodyVox Co-Artistic Director Jamey Hampton. After
On Wednesday, August 29, 2018, the world lost one of the most iconic modern dance choreographers, Paul Taylor (July 29, 1930 – August 29, 2018). “These are not merely pretty but downright beautiful moments in an increasingly dark world. And
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White Bird is proud to present Oktoberfest, a three show fall package designed to help you celebrate autumn, White Bird style! The package includes: Circa: HUMANS | October 11-13 Lucy Guerin Inc : Split | October 18-20 Tangueros Del Sur: Romper El Piso | November 14 By
Last week, part of the White Bird team traveled to Los Angeles to attend the Dance/USA Annual Conference. We met with dance industry colleagues and networked with over 500 professionals in the field. Focusing on issues of equity and justice,
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WHITE BIRD CONCLUDES ITS 20TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON WITH BALLET HISPÁNICO, FAMED FOR PRESERVING AND CELEBRATING LATINO CULTURES THROUGH DANCE. THEIR COMPELLING PROGRAM FEATURES THREE OUTSTANDING LATINA CHOREOGRAPHERS. “Among the most technically accomplished and musical dancers you’ll find in the contemporary
ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER MAKES THEIR LONG AWAITED RETURN TO WHITE BIRD, PERFORMING TWO DIFFERENT PROGRAMS FEATURING WORKS BY ARTISTIC DIRECTOR ROBERT BATTLE, TWYLA THARP, TALLEY BEATTY, HOPE BOYKIN, AND KYLE ABRAHAM. BOTH PROGRAMS CULMINATE IN AILEY’S MASTERPIECE, REVELATIONS.