Dance Events

Dance Events

From ballet to tap … contemporary to step – Portland Ovations is committed to dance in all of its glorious styles. As the largest presenter of contemporary dance in Maine, Ovations celebrates the form and its growing strength in Portland. 


Read the 2023-2024 Contemporary Dance Audience Guide for an informative and historical look at contemporary dance and Ovations’ history with the art form. Read artist profiles to learn more about who is performing in the upcoming season, see a timeline of Ovations history with contemporary dance, learn about iconic choreographer Alvin Ailey and more.

This is a fun read for anyone interested in contemporary dance and is a great supplementary experience before or after experiences any of these artists throughout the season.

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Faye Driscoll

March 28, 2024 • 7PM

Westbrook Performing Arts Center

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

April 30, 2024 • 7PM

Merrill Auditorium

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