Hip Hop & Broadway Dance Classes

Monday, August 28th — Come to one or both of the adult/teen classes in Hip Hop and Broadway styles at Casco Bay Movers Dance Studio. Hosted by Portland Youth Dance, cost is suggested donation and benefits Portland Youth Dance’s fundraising efforts. Intermediate Hip Hop w/ Elizabeth Lau Monday, 6:30 to 7:30 August 28th at Casco Bay Movers…

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…

May Show 2017 | A Year in the Making

We’re so proud of the talented dancers of Portland Youth Dance. On May 13th, the PYD dancers presented their annual showcase of curated works by local and guest choreographers, including student works and outreach classes. Hugs to all!

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…

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…

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…