Check out our spectacular fall line-up

SAVE THESE DATES. FIND MORE INFO HERE October 3 at 8pm Edward Sharp brings Chicago-based Adam Rose of Antibody Corporation to Portland for 2 performances: one at LACUNA and one at Performance Works! Plus work by Lucy Yim and Edward + Sidony. October 16 at 8pm Dear Armen  An audience-interactive theatre experience inspired by the life of Armen Ohanian, an enigmatic Armenian performer and poet. November 12 at 7:30pm A very special double bill: the balloon music of Judy Dunaway (Boston) + Linda Austin’s new solo version ofRead more

August 26 || Clare Whistler + Jen Mitas || a hole in time

CLARE WHISTLER + JEN MITAS a hole in time Wednesday August 26 || 7pm FREE * donations for the artists gratefully accepted It might be a discussion, an action, a score, a happening, a dig, a seminar, a research presentation, a walk, a sharing, an interaction, a round table Clare Whistler has had a 30-year career as a dancer, choreographer and director, including 15 years working in opera, education and community projects. “My work breaks down the boundaries between disciplines and artists to find waysRead more

August 13 || Free Dance Class with Rebecca Davis

REBECCA DAVIS FREE DANCE CLASS In the Round Thursday August 13 || 10am-12pm PWNW || 4625 SE 67th Ave. || Portland Rebecca Davis is a Brooklyn-based choreographer, performer, and Feldenkrais practitioner.  She was a 2012-2015 Resident Artist at HERE and a 2010-2012 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence. Rebecca has worked extensively with Marina Abramovic and visual artists Allora & Calzadilla. Her work has been presented by Beyeler Fondation, The Chocolate Factory, Dance Theater Workshop, Danspace Project, Indianapolis Museum of Art, The Old American Can Factory,Read more

August 15 || PWNW 15th Anniversary Pinball Party with Naming Rights Auction

Performance Works NorthWest Celebrates 15 Years! With pinball, performative toasts, the Boris & Natasha Dancers and a NAMING RIGHTS AUCTION On August 15, 2015, with doors opening at 7pm, Performance Works NorthWest honors 15 years of avid experimentation, artist development and performance in its Foster/Powell location with a party and fundraiser hosted by Late Now avant-variety talk show host Leo Daedalus. The party features pinball, a series of “performative toasts,” a reunion of Boris & Natasha Dancer alums, beer, tamales,Read more