PYD Fall Fun

PYD dancers have had a fun and busy fall learning new works and methods of practice and self care, getting to know one another, student teaching and performing!  Check out some photos from recent shows and rehearsals below: Crew getting ready for “Fall Into Dance” Thornton Academy. Company and Company 2 prior to hitting the…

PYD Annual Fundraiser Raffle

Raffle draws began November 1st and run through November 30th. Tickets can still be purchased throughout the month of November.  Each $10 ticket buys you 30 chances to win in November! Buy your ticket(s) from a PYD dancer, or at the front desk of the Casco Bay Movers Dance Studio located at 517 Forest Avenue,…

Free Dance Classes via PYD Outreach

Every Spring, Portland Youth Dance (partnering with Casco Bay Movers for use of dance studios) offers an Outreach program for kids and teens who cannot afford to dance. There is absolutely NO application, no tedious prep work, requirements to meet—just bring your young dancer in on Saturdays at 11:30 beginning in March (start date tba). This…

B.Good to PYD Fundraiser

December 20th at B.Good Lucky for Portland Youth Dance, B.Good is committed to supporting local organizations in the greater Portland area! Join us for the PYD community night at B.Good in the Old Port on Wednesday, December 20th, 2017. B.Good will donate 10% of all sales (including takeout and alcohol sales) from 6-9pm. Come to…

Welcoming Company & Crew Dancers

Congratulations to our new dancers for the 2017-18 season! We had a large turnout at auditions and we’re thrilled to welcome 35 new dancers (some returning, some brand new) to the Company and Crew of Portland Youth Dance—a youth dance nonprofit that holds residence at Casco Bay Movers, a large dance school in Portland, Maine….

Dance Class Fundraisers

Hip Hop and Broadway Dance Classes. Huge thanks to all those who came out for the back to back hip hop and broadway dance classes on Monday, August 28th. Taught by Elizabeth Lau and Mitch Rosengarten, respectively,  the classes were hosted by Portland Youth Dance and held at Casco Bay Movers Dance Studio. The effort was…