Home / Events / Dance / Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre

Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre

AARON SPENCER
8 pm Friday-Saturday, Sept. 6-7., Friday September 06 | $25.
Custom House
220 NW 8th Ave.
 
When the historic U.S. Custom House was successfully auctioned off last year to become office space, dreams of the building becoming anything cool or exciting were essentially squashed. But the building has a last hurrah in it, as dancers are going to leap and twirl in front of its light gray granite before the suits move in. Heidi Duckler, a Portland-born choreographer who’s been living in Los Angeles, is big on site-specific dance; she previously did shows at the Reed College Performing Arts Building and on the roof of the Twelve West Building. The U.S. Custom House was built in 1901 as a place to do the paperwork for imports and exports. Most recently, it was the set of the police station for Grimm. In this performance, which Duckler calls Something to Declare, she wants to “awaken the site’s long-standing structural, cultural and historical memory.”


Where: Custom House
Address: 220 NW 8th Ave.
Website: http://heididuckler.org/northwest

 
 

Custom House

220 NW 8th Ave.
Portland, OR
97209
 
Other events in Dance

Habitat: A Video Mandala

Tuesday, Jul 07, 2015

Habitat is a giant video mandala conjured for your contemplation and iteration, directed by Kello Goeller.

Opening reception Thursday July 2 from 6 pm-9 pm.
Duplex 219 NW Couch St. Portland Web | Map

Science on Tap

Tuesday, Jul 07, 2015
At OHSU’s Oregon National Primate Research Center, animal behaviorist Daniel Gottlieb studies ways to evaluate and improve the welfare of captive animals. He'll explain as much in his Science on Tap ...
7-9 pm | $8-$10
Clinton Street Theater 2522 SE Clinton St. Portland Web | Map

Urban Growth Boundary

Tuesday, Jul 07, 2015

Upfor presents recent works by three artists who adapt unorthodox mediums to challenge the traditions of landscape and artistic depiction of nature. Mixed media works by Gregory Euclide, Alex Lukas ...

Upfor Gallery 929 NW Flanders St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Custom House
There's no more events in Custom House
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close