Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre/Northwest (HDDT/NW) creates captivating storytelling through dance choreography on-site in Portland, Oregon and the surrounding metropolitan areas. Since its inception in 2010, HDDT/NW performers have danced in iconic Pacific Northwest locations such as a hip new office space including atop a coffee counter, in the sunlight of the forest, and throughout the center of a local lumber yard. Performers with HDDT/NW are Portland residents, while the various annual productions draw upon the talents of nationally recognized choreographers and artistic directors including Heidi Duckler, Carla Mann, and award-winning guests.
Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre/Northwest dancer, Conrad Kaczar has been building his shape-shifting style since his early beginnings in the Pacific Northwest. Kaczar says he has always been intrigued by geometry and shapes; even the way positives and negatives of everyday life intersect. Having grown up around the works of painters such as Salvador Dali and Pablo […]
Meet Raziah Roushan! Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre/Northwest’s new Managing Director. Raziah joins HDDT/NW from a long line of art administration, including being the Grant Writer and Art Studio Manager for New Village Art Theatre, Chalk Artist Committee Chair for Art Splash, Board Member and Program Director for the San Marcos Arts Council, and Director of Marketing with […]
12-5-15 CENTRL Office Table of Contents Friday, December 4th, 2015 – 7:00 PM Saturday, December 5th, 2015 – 7:00 PM CENTRL Office – 1355 NW Everett St. Suite 100 In December 2015, Heidi Duckler took on one of Portland’s most ‘Portland’ spaces: CENTRL Office. CENTRL Office is a collaborative workspace in Portland’s creative district – The Pearl, […]
Thank you to everyone who came to see Urban/Forest. The series was a resounding success! “This performance is dedicated to those we hold / in our arms, our hearts, our thoughts; / near or far, among us or departed; / two-legged, four-legged, many-legged, no-legged; / cloaked in skin, feather, furs, leaves, needles, bark; / those […]
Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre Northwest is please to participate in Portland’s Arts for All program this Season! Q & A Guide Q. Who can buy $5 Tickets? A. Anyone who gets food stamps (SNAP) and has the Oregon Trail Card. Q. How many tickets can I buy for $5 each? A. Two per Oregon Trail […]
This party would not have been the success it was without your support and for that, we are grateful! Thank you. We’d be remiss if we didn’t specifically send a shout-out to Daphne Cooluris, who opened up her gorgeous home to all of our guests, Adrienne Dedelow, who catered such a wonderful hand-made meal for […]
Click here to read about Carla Mann and Heidi Duckler: Urban in the Portand Monthly
Artistic Director Heidi Duckler joins forces with renowned Portland choreographer and HDDT/NW Associate Artistic Director Carla Mann in this two-part performance series, Urban/Forest – a site-specific exploration of Portland’s ever-changing growth and development. click here to watch URBAN promo video FOREST Sunday, August 30th at 5:00pm and 6:15pm Hoyt Arboretum: 4000 SW Fairview Blvd, Portland, […]
Join HDDT/NW as more than an audience member. Click here for more information about our Summer Porch Party Thursday August 20th, 2015
We are grateful to The Oregon Community Foundation The Oregon Arts Commission The Regional Arts & Culture Council Because of their generous support we will be bringing you two exciting programs in the coming months: FOREST & URBAN.
1201 SW 12th Avenue, Suite 222
Portland, OR 97205-2046
Andra Georges – President
Jane Block – Treasurer
Daphne Cooluris – Secretary
Tax-deductible contribution go directly toward the company’s production, programming, and general expenses.