OREGON BALLET THEATRE

 

Photo: Michael Linsmeier.
Photo by Joni Kabana.

 

UPRISING is an emerging creative movement among the dancers of OBT to bring the beauty of their art form to new audiences in non-traditional, intimate venues. Come experience a unique collaboration. Come have your ideas about ballet shattered. Come witness an Uprising.

UPCOMING PERFORMANCES: TBA


VIDEO


Video from Uprising performance at The Aladdin Theater
Nightwatch, Laura Gibson + Uprising at The Aladdin

Hush Records MORE UPRISING VIDEOS FROM HUSH RECORDS

PAST PERFORMANCES:

OBT, Laura Gibson & Weinland
July 24th GET TICKETS and July 25th GET TICKETS, 2010 / The Aladdin Theater
Ticket Price: $18.00 adv / $20.00 doorsAladdin Theater
Saturday, 21+ only
Sunday, Minors welcome when accompanied by parent
Doors at 6:00 PM, Show at 7:00 PM

This new collaboration with Portland Artists Laura Gibson and Weinland will feature all new choreography by OBT Soloist Candace Bouchard and will be danced by OBT Soloist Brennan Boyer and OBT Company Artists Andrea Cooper, Mia Leimkuhler, Julia Rowe, Grace Shibley, Brian Simcoe and Javier Ubell. Wardrobe design by Emily Katz.

Candace Bouchard
Laura Gibson
Weinland
Emily Katz
CANDACE BOUCHARD
LAURA GIBSON
WEINLAND
EMILY KATZ

OBT & Horse Feathers: A Special Encore Performance
Wonder BallroomWonder Ballroom / January 22, 2010 at 9pm

A special encore of the OBT/Horse Feathers collaboration that garnered rave reviews in November. OBT Soloist and choreographer Candace Bouchard was joined by OBT dancers Ansa Deguchi, Olga Krochik, Leta Biasucci, Steven Houser and Lucas Threefoot.



OBT & Horse Feathers

Mississippi Studios / November 3 – 5, 2009

Mississippi StudiosSoloist Candace Bouchard choreographed a new work for Uprising’s
debut performance with local Portland indie folk band Horse Feathers. She also performed - to standing-room-only-crowds - joined by OBT dancers Ansa Deguchi, Olga Krochik, Leta Biasucci, Steven Houser and Lucas Threefoot.

Read the Art Scatter review / Read The Oregonian review

 

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