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

4/19 || CATFISH release party & concert

CATFISH Joe Cunningham – tenor sax; Dan Duval – guitar; Ken Ollis – drums Sunday April 19 Doors 6:30  ||  Music 7:00 Performance Works NW || 4625 SE 67th Ave., Portland $5 door cover or $10 for door and CD! ALL AGES Melancholy instrumental trio CATFISH formed in Portland, Oregon in 2013, led by saxophonist Joe Cunningham (Blue Cranes, Battle Hymns & Gardens). After enlisting Portland veterans, guitarist Dan Duval (The Ocular Concern, PJCE Sextet, Gunga Galunga) and drummer KenRead more

April 10 & 11 || (Un)Made Solo Relay #2 || Jin Camou + keyon gaskin

The second installment of the (Un)Made Solo Relay is coming! (Un)Made Solo Relay Leg #2 ⇾ Jin Camou + keyon gaskin ⇾ April 10 & 11 || Friday & Saturday at 8pm Performance Works NW || 4625 SE 67th Ave. Tickets: $10 | $35 for the 6-part series March through August Limited seating! Buy advance tickets at It’s Jin Camou​ and keyon gaskin​’s turn to replay what they have remembered, misremembered and adapted from witnessing Linda Austin​ performing Leg #1Read more

April 1 || Cuerpo Migrante/Migrant Body

Performance Works NW welcomes LA BARBACOA — from Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico Isabel Nares (choreographer) + Jorge David García Castilla (composer) March 25-31 Investigation and research in the PWNW studio and on the streets of Portland April 1 || 7pm Body/Sound/Visual Installation: A hybrid intermedial movement process plus conversation with the artists. Suggested donation of $5 at the door; no one denied entry due to lack of funds Free refreshments! La Barabacoa Danza Contemporanea, in residence at PWNW in late March, is a danceRead more

March 24 | ilvs strauss + Stephanie Lavon Trotter

Please join us at PWNW for a sharing of works-in-progress by Visiting Artist ilvs strauss and current Alembic Resident Artist Stephanie Lavon Trotter. Tuesday, March 24 at 7pm Performance Works NW 4625 SE 67th Ave. FREE! The sharing of current projects by these two artists will be followed by a reception. Beer, wine and snacks on us!Read more