Portland Festival Ballet
While you are here learn about our ballet classes, dance classes, and performances. We offer classes for pre-ballet thru pre-professional levels. Find out more about our 2013-2014 programs.
- Fall 2013 Registration Open!
- Open Program for Adults and Teens
Open Program for Adults and Teens
For adults and teens who seek to enjoy dance and want professional-level ballet instruction but are not necessarily set on a career in dance.
- The Nutcracker
No holiday season in Portland is complete without the experience of the Portland Festival Ballet's Nutcracker.
"PFB’s opening scene feels sprightly and fast-paced—but both share a spirit of cross-generational camaraderie, since The Nutcracker‘s many roles accommodate even the tiniest and the eldest members of the dance family. These dancers rightly cede center stage to the primas in the second act, but not before duly reminding us that there’s life before and after the dance prime."
- Gala 2013
The Great Gatsby Gala 2013
Come support Portland Festival Ballet at our annual gala auction fundraiser ball. This event is a fun elegant evening for the whole family! Dress up in your best 1920s attires for an evening of dinner, silent and live auction, live entertainment and dancing. We hope to see you there!
- Every Nutcracker season, Artistic Director John Magnus has the difficult decision of casting the main part of Marie – the young girl whose Nutcracker comes to life and sweeps her away to the Land of Sweets. The character of Marie is onstage for almost the entire performance, dancing and acting her way through the adventure. ...