Newmark Theatre

The Jefferson Dancers

The Jefferson Dancers, affectionately known as "the JDs," represent the pinnacle of excellence within the nationally renowned dance department at Jefferson High School. For nearly 50 years, this elite com​pany has nurtured the community's most talented dance students, fostering a multi-ethnic ensemble of dancers aged 14 to 18. Under the expert guidance of Artistic Director Steve Gonzales, the Jefferson Dancers devote themselves to rigorous rehearsals every school day, coupled with intensive dance instruction. Their repertoire spans a diverse array of styles, including ballet, modern, jazz, tap, hip-hop, and African, showcasing their versatility and artistry on stage.

The Newmark Theatre is located inside Antoinette Hatfield Hall at 1111 SW Broadway Avenue in downtown Portland, Oregon.


Newmark Theatre : Upcoming Events

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Oregon Children's Theatre presents She Persisted: The Musical at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre...

Showing: 04/28 - 05/26

NW Dance Project presents their 20th Anniversary season finale Moving Stories at the Portland'5...

Showing: 05/31 - 06/01
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Oregon Ballet Theatre presents Made in Portland at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre June 6–9, 2024...

Showing: 06/06 - 06/09
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Westside Dance Academy presents their annual spring dance recitals at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre June...

Showing: 06/18 - 06/22
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Live Nation presents Ellen DeGeneres—Ellen’s Last Stand… Up—at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre on...

Showing: 06/25 - 06/26
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J Guzman Entertainment presents Viva Mexico! Con Mariachi Los Camperos live in concert at the Portland'5...

Showing: 08/04