COMMUNITY EVENTS & PERFORMANCES
August | Director Park
Each summer, OBT moves our dance studios outdoors to Director Park in downtown Portland, offering visitors of all ages a rare look at the inner workings of Oregon Ballet Theatre's daily life. The week-long event showcases classes, rehearsals and other free events. Find out more
OREGON DAYS OF CULTURE
October | Various Locations
Oregon Days of Culture takes place each October to commemorate the anniversary of Oregon's cultural tax credit and celebrate the vibrancy of Oregon heritage, humanities and arts. OBT participates by hosting open rehearsals at the theater. Don't miss this opportunity to sneak a peek inside the process of staging a ballet. Find out more
OREGON DANCE WEEK
April | Various Locations
In 2011, Oregon Senator Bonamicci successfully introduced a bill to the Oregon State Legislature declaring the last week of April "Oregon Dance Week." Find out about this year's events
WATERFRONT CONCERT WITH THE OREGON SYMPHONY
Principal Dancer Kathi Martuza, Soloist Candace Bouchard, Soloist Brett Bauer and company performed an excerpt from Christopher Stowell's The Sleeping Beauty at the 2010 Symphony Waterfront Concert. Click below to see photos from rehearsal and performance!
2009 BASTILLE DAY CELEBRATION
OBT dancers Gavin Larsen, Candace Bouchard, Lucas Threefoot and Steven Houser perform at the 2009 Portland Bastille festival.