NEW NOW WOW rocks the house!

Our annual fall opener, NEW NOW WOW, once again proves the important role new dance creation and emerging choreographers hold in the contemporary world. Portland audiences got pumped prior to the shows when The Oregonian listed, NEW NOW WOW as one it’s “Best Bets.” The Willamette Week printed an insightful preview into the performance including…

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At Some Hour You Return

“Pokorny’s timing of movement to music is extraordinarily thoughtful, with each flick of the wrist, kick and each roll optimally timed to the emotional moments of the notes, which helps create powerfully striking moments that linger.”

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Jirí Pokorný

Jirí Pokorný was born in Prague, Czech Republic in 1981. He started his dance training at the pre-ballet school of the State Opera in Prague when he was eight years old and continued his studies at the Prague National Dance Conservatory.

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