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
Nightwatch, Laura Gibson + Uprising at The Aladdin
OBT, Laura Gibson & Weinland
July 24th GET TICKETS and July 25th GET TICKETS, 2010 / The Aladdin Theater
Ticket Price: $18.00 adv / $20.00 doors
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.
OBT & Horse Feathers: A Special Encore Performance
Wonder 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
Soloist 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