A Year in the Making – Portland Youth Dance Concert 2018

The PYD Spring Show was a tremendous success! Portland Youth Dance Companies and Crew presented their annual concert of works by professional and student choreographers on Sunday, April 29th at the Winslow Homer Center for the Arts located within Scarborough High School. The show was a hit thanks to our passionate young dancers and supportive parents.    

Portland Youth Dance senior, Emily McConnell chosen to show work in Maine Moves!

Maine Moves new dance and performance by Maine artists Aretha Aoki + Ryan MacDonald, Rebecca Bass, Kreilkamp Nicoll, and Riley Watts, with Portland Youth Dance rising student choreographer, Emily McConnell. Saturday, April 7, 2018, at 8pm Portland Ballet Studio Theater 517 Forest Ave. Portland, ME 04101 Tickets $10     https://www.eventbrite.com/e/maine-moves-tickets-43638107755 Free refreshments following the show…

Be the Movement Sponsors

PYD is grateful to our BTM sponsors. Thank you to the following sponsors, to which our annual benefit would not be possible: Shipyard Brewing Company, Dandelion Catering, Casco Bay Movers, Common Dreams, Landing Real Estate, and Rising Tide Brewing Company, We hope you’ll join us on January 13th, 2018, for our student choreography show &…

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…

Calendar Raffle for November 2016

It’s that time again for the annual calendar raffle fundraiser! The prizes are better than ever. The rules are the same. Tickets are $10 each and each ticket buys you 30 chances to win! Buy your ticket(s) from a PYD dancer, or at the front desk of Casco Bay Movers Dance Studio located at 517…