Imago's internationally-acclaimed physical theatre show returns to Portland to delight kids and adults alike. Bugeyes, hippos with insomnia, arrogant anteaters, introverted frogs, paradoxical polar bears, acrobatic worms, self-touting accordions and tricky penguins fill the stage with wonder.
Oregon Ballet Theatre’s annual performance of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker ® has brought joy to the holidays for 15 years. The company remains one of only a handful in the nation with rights to produce George Balanchine’s version of this holiday classic.
Contemporary work from Robert Guitron and a work by Polaris Dance Theatre’s newly launched sister company, ELa FaLa Collective, directed by Brazilian choreographer Barbara Lima.
In Split, space is getting tight, and time is getting shorter. Acclaimed Australian choreographer Lucy Guerin has created a fascinating new work, where two female dancers negotiate ever-diminishing dimensions of space and time. As our world contracts, the clock ticks faster, and bodies press closer. With delicacy and complexity, Split revels in Lucy Guerin’s sharp, elegant choreographic investigations.