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Fearless in Motion

White Bird opens 19th season

10/4/2016, 4:30 p.m.
The diverse team of performers creates awe-inspiring works that reveal how we are affected emotionally, physically and socially by the ...
Diavolo is famed for its fearless performers who navigate enormous architectural structures on stage. George Simian

Portland’s White Bird dance series launches its 19th season of contemporary dance from around the world with Diavolo. Architecture in Motion, based in Los Angeles and founded by Jacques Heim, a company that has received worldwide acclaim for its remarkable fusion of everyday movement, ballet, acrobatics and gymnastics.

The diverse team of performers creates awe-inspiring works that reveal how we are affected emotionally, physically and socially by the spaces we inhabit.

Diavolo will present its thrilling two-part program “LOST” (Losing One Self Temporarily) along with a world premiere of its newest work “Passengers” over three nights at the Newmark Theatre, downtown, Thursday, Oct. 6 through Saturday, Oct. 8.

Tickets start at $26. For more information, visit whitbird.org, the Portland’5 box office at 1111 S.W. Broadway or by phone at 1-800-380-3516.