Newmark Theatre

Jessica Lang Dance

"Jessica Lang’s images linger long after the curtain falls.” - Times Colonist (Victoria, BC)

Jessica Lang, former member of Twyla Tharp’s company, has created more than 95 works on dance companies worldwide, including American Ballet Theatre, Pacific Northwest Ballet, and The Joffrey Ballet. Founding her company in 2011, Jessica Lang Dance will make its White Bird debut with dances that are lyrical and urgently relevant, accompanied by strong visual elements with music that stirs the heart and leaves the audience breathless.

Talking Points:
-Jessica Lang has set more than 95 original works on dance companies around the world
-Jessica Lang Dance is based in Long Island City, NY
-Jessica Lang is the recipient of the prestigious Bessie Award (2014) and the Arison Award (2017)
-Jessica Lang has created her own movement vocabulary called LANGuage, a unique educational program for dancers and non-dancers alike

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Newmark Theatre : Upcoming Events


2018 PDX Jazz Festival presents Marcus Roberts Trio and Russell Malone Quartet at the Newmark Theatre on...

Showing: 02/23

Pianist/vocalist Michael Kaeshammer plays the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre with Curtis Salgado on Saturday,...

Showing: 02/24

The August Wilson Red Door Project presents the August Wilson Monologue Competition at the Portland'5...

Showing: 02/26

White Bird Dance welcomes Urban Bush Women to the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre March 1-3, 2018 at 7:30pm....

Showing: 03/01 - 03/03

Portland'5 presents National Geographic Live – Pink Boots and a Machete at the Newmark Theatre...

Showing: 03/05

White Bird welcomes Jessica Lang Dance to the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre March 8-10, 2018 at 7:30pm.

Showing: 03/08 - 03/10