Spring Concert at Casco Bay Movers

Saturday, June 17th The hard-working dancers of Portland Youth Dance will perform in several choreographed works in the Casco Bay Movers Spring Concert (June 17th) in both the matinee and evening shows. In addition to works by Portland Youth Dance Company, the show will feature CBM class repertoire and adult repertory groups. Reserved Seating this…

B.Good to PYD Fundraiser

May 31st Fundraising 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 May 31st. B.Good will donate 10% of all sales (including takeout and alcohol sales) from 6-9pm! If you don’t…

Thank you all for Gala 2017!

PYD Gala | We thank you! Portland Youth Dance’s 4th annual fundraising gala at Glass Lounge (Hyatt Place Hotel) took place on Thursday, April 27, 2017. It was a wonderful time and we want to thank all of you who came out to support us. We also want to thank the Hyatt Place Hotel for…

Press Herald X5 Coverage

Dance Battles Feeling the Love | This year’s Exchange (X5) was a smashing success! PYD and Avant Dance & Event Center hosted this annual inspirational dance event on Saturday, March 11th, 2017. Video and photographs are pouring in from several sources, including generous coverage from the Portland Press Herald: http://www.pressherald.com/2017/03/12/hip-hop-for-all/ “Hundreds of hip hop dance fans…

Free Dance Classes for Kids

Free Dance Classes (via PYD Outreach Program) March 18th, 2017 – Saturdays 11:30am – 12:30pm Location: Casco Bay Movers, 517 Forest Avenue 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…

PYD Student Choreo Video

We put together a short video clip of the PYD Student Choreography Show that took place on February 4th, 2017. All choreography and performances by the PYD dancers. What a fantastic show!