White Bird’s NEST program works alongside 11 health and human service organizations to ensure that the arts are accessible to everyone! We believe that dance has the power to connect and uplift. Can’t make it to a show? Donate your
3-show package, just for $89! Catch the last three shows of 2019 this April. Parsons Dance | April 4-6 Savion Glover | April 9 *Package includes April 9th only. Wanting to purchase for April 10th? Single tickets available. PHILADANCO! |
“Noise music and mid-century surrealist drawings might not seem like the most suitable pairing, but things are different in Chouinard’s world. She looks as deeply into her source material as she does into the body and all its possibilities. Her
Final three shows of 2019 for just $89!
March 7-9 at the Newmark Theatre. Tickets available here.
Arts Watch writer Nim Wunnan previews Beijing Dance Theater, as the renowned company from China prepares to make their west coast debut on Wednesday, February 20. “The most important point is that I think artists should be honest with their
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White Bird welcomes furloughed government employees to Shay Kuebler/ Radical System Art. Details here.
White Bird extends complimentary tickets to furloughed government employees for the performance of Shay Kuebler/ Radical System Art. January 31-February 2 | 8PM | PSU Lincoln Hall To reserve your tickets, please call Ivy Farrell, Director of Patron Services
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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
Dance into Spring with our 4-show Spring Pack! Starting at $89, this package is the perfect combo of riveting contemporary, classical modern dance, and tap. Marie Chouinard- March 7-9 Parsons Dance- April 4-6 Savion Glover- April 9-10 Philadanco- April 24
This Holiday Season, White Bird needs your help to raise $40,000 by the year’s end. We are a non-profit, dedicated to dance in Portland. Over half of our income comes from foundations and supporters like you. Over 80 cents of
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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
See it live, one night only, Nov 14
“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,