Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

Ballet Hispánico

Among the most technically accomplished and musical dancers you’ll find in the contemporary sphere.” -The Washington Post

Ballet Hispánico is acclaimed for exploring, preserving and celebrating Latino cultures through dance. Their thrilling new program will feature all female choreographers – Michelle Manzanales’s Con Brazos Abiertos, harking back to her childhood as a Mexican-American growing up in Texas; Línea Recta by BelgianColombian Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, pairing flamenco dance with intricate partnering; and 3. Catorce Dieciséis by Tania Pérez-Salas, one of the leading voices of Mexican contemporary dance.

Talking Points:
-Linea Recta, choreographed by Ochoa, features flamenco dance paired with complex partnering
-Manzanles’s Con Brazos Abiertos, was created as a way to tell the story of a Mexican-American growing up in Texas
-3. Catorce Dieciseis uses the numerical value Pi and choreographer Pérez-Salas’s leading voice in Mexican contemporary dance to create a vivid piece

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall : Upcoming Events


Oregon Symphony presents Sibelius’ Fifth Symphony at the Portland'5 Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall February...

Showing: 02/24 - 02/26

Oregon Symphony presents the k.d. lang - ingénue redux 25th Anniversary Tour at Arlene Schnitzer Concert...

Showing: 02/27

Oregon Symphony presents a special concert with Blind Pilot at the Portland'5 Arlene Schnitzer Concert...

Showing: 03/01

The Oregon Symphony welcomes 14-time Grammy Award winner Herbie Hancock to the Portland'5 Arlene Schnitzer...

Showing: 03/02

Portland Youth Philharmonic presents Tchaikovsky's 4th at the Portland'5 Arlene Schnitzer Concert...

Showing: 03/03

Oregon Symphony presents Along the Oregon Trail Kids Concert at the Portland'5 Arlene Schnitzer Concert...

Showing: 03/04