Free Dance Classes via PYD Outreach

Starting March 10th!

March 10th – April 28th
| Saturdays 11:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Casco Bay Movers, 517 Forest Ave, Portland

The PYD Free Dance Class Program is open to all kids and teens who can’t afford to dance. There is NO application or requirements to meet, just bring your young dancer in on Saturdays at 11:30am.  The program will culminate in a performance at the Portland Youth Dance Spring Show on April 29th, 2018. On performance day, dancers will report to Scarborough High School for their dress rehearsal. Dancers will receive a complimentary tee-shirt.

Current Winter/Spring Programs

East End, Ocean Ave, Presumpscot, Reiche, Hall, & Riverton Schools

PYD is thrilled to have an ongoing partnership with Learning Works for the fourth year in a row. Learning Works students have the opportunity to dance with members of Portland Youth Dance Company as part of their after school programming from January to March. The partnership consists of 1 weekly class at 6 locations for 12 weeks culminating in a show at  Casco Bay Movers on April 4th, 2018. At the show, PYD Company members and Learning Works dancers perform for each other. FMI: email

Riverton Park Boys & Girls Club
55 Riverton Drive, Portland
Fridays, 4-5pm | Began October 20th.
Contact Tiffanie at the BGC for more info and registration.

Mayo Street Arts
10 Mayo Street, Portland
Fridays, 4:00-4:45 pm (Next session March 9th)
Session I: September 8 thru October 13 (2017)
Session II: January 12 thru February 16 (2018)
Session III: March 9 thru April 13 (2018)
Email for more info.

Casco Bay Movers is located at 517 Forest Avenue in Portland, Maine. Please tell your friends and help spread the word about this amazing opportunity!

For more information or to sign up, please email