July 10 & 11 || (Un)Made Solo Relay #5: Jen Hackworth + Tahni Holt

July 10 & 11, 2015 || Friday & Saturday at 8pm Performance Works NW || 4625 SE 67th Ave. Tickets: $10 Limited seating! Buy advance tickets at unmade.brownpapertickets.com In Leg #5 of the (Un)Made Solo Relay Series, Jen Hackworth replays Robert Tyree who replayed Linda K. Johnson, who replayed keyon gaskin, who replayed Linda Austin‘s original solo. Tahni Holt replays Nancy Ellis who replayed Matthew Shyka, who replayed Jin Camou, who replayed Linda––all perfectly imperfect iterations of a dance brimming with unpredictable perceptual,Read more

June 26-28 || Rejoice: Diaspora Dance Theatre’s ICONS

Featuring choreography by Oluyinka Akinjiola, Uriah Boyd and Jamie Minkus Friday, June 26th at 7pm Saturday at June 27th 7pm Sunday June 28th at 5pm Performance Works NorthWest || 4625 SE 67th Ave. $12 in advance or $15 at the door http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1555218 Photo above by Matthew Yeoman. SEE MORE PHOTOS HERE. Icon 1) a person who is the object of extreme devotion  2) a visible representation of something abstract  3.) widely known and extremely talked about Rejoice: Diaspora Dance TheaterRead more

June 12-13 || (Un)Made Solo Relay #4: Nancy Ellis + Robert Tyree

(Un)Made Solo Relay Leg #4 ⇾ Nancy Ellis + Robert Tyree⇾ June 12 & 13 || Friday & Saturday at 8pm Performance Works NW || 4625 SE 67th Ave. Tickets: $10 Limited seating! Buy advance tickets at unmade.brownpapertickets.com The (Un)Made Solo Relay began in March with Linda Austin performing a dance brimming with unpredictable perceptual, physical, textual and emotional currents. Plus just a few objects! Now it’s Nancy Ellis and Robert Tyree’s turn to perform their own perfectly imperfect version, replaying what they have remembered, misremembered and adaptedRead more

June Happenings at PWNW

June 5 || Core Productions, Dean Mathiesen and Damaris Webb present an Environmental Gallery. An Environmental Gallery June 5th 2015 || 7pm-10pm Performance Works NW || 4625 SE 67th Ave. $10 For more info contact Dean at popular210 at gmail dot com The environmental gallery is a collage of art, performance, music, and food. It is an assemblage of different forms, merging and creating a new whole. Artist Mary Garvey will show work that focuses on the natural element of urban society. VisualRead more

May 8 & 9 || (Un)Made Solo Relay #3 || Linda K. Johnson + Matthew Shyka

Installment # 3 of the (Un)Made Solo Relay! (Un)Made Solo Relay Leg #3 ⇾ Matthew Shyka + Linda K. Johnson⇾ May 8 & 9 || Friday & Saturday at 8pm Performance Works NW || 4625 SE 67th Ave. Tickets: $10 $25 for the remainder of the monthly series through August Limited seating! Buy advance tickets at unmade.brownpapertickets.com It’s Matthew Shyka & Linda K. Johnson‘s turn to replay what they have remembered, misremembered and adapted from witnessing versions by Jin CamouRead more

May 1-3 || A Push Leg Salon: Avoidance

You are invited to Push Leg’s first performances of our company’s newest original work. Come experience our salon and linger after the performance for conversation, drinks, and light bites (cash only concessions). PUSH LEG SALON: AVOIDANCE May 1, 2, 3 @ 7:30pm – One Weekend Only! Performance Works Northwest 4625 SE 67th Ave., Portland, OR 97206 Tickets $15.00 General Admission $10.00 Students, Seniors & Artists Click here to purchase tickets. Seating is limited. Advanced reservations encouraged. Tickets will be available at the door eachRead more