Celebrating 15 years!

Reclaimed Gala Reception

Saturday, November 5, 2016 | 6:00pm - 9:30pm

Tickets now on sale!

Enjoy complimentary hors’d oeuvres, beer, wine, and 2 signature cocktails from Vintage, a raffle, live music, “Reclaimed”, performed by the Polaris Dance Company, and an opening reception for photography by BMAC Studio, including a special opportunity to purchase small prints this evening only!

Proceeds from this event will benefit our scholarship program, supporting our growing number of low-income families, and will also benefit the Polaris Company performing artists, a group of hard-working artists who spend 20+ hours a week rehearsing, teaching, and contributing to our community. Let’s show them we support and value their artistic and educational efforts!


Adult – $50.00
Child – $40.00


November 3 - 12, 2016

Tickets now on sale!

Join us as we celebrate our 15th anniversary with Reclaimed, bringing back some of our most memorable and nostalgic works. Reclaimed is a retrospective of Artistic Director, Robert Guitron’s choreography, demonstrating his developing styles, his explorations in movement, and his eclectic experiments with various flavors of dance over time. The show will include pieces from Too Blue (2004), Repo (2010), Lil’ Mo (2011), Tangled (2012), and Word (2014).


Adult – $25.00
Child/Senior – $20.00
Military/Disability – $17.50

Groovin' Greenhouse Call for Artists

Be a guest dancer!

Apply to be a guest dancer or company at Groovin’ Greenhouse as part of the Fertile Ground Festival of the Arts! This is a call for professional and pre-professional dance companies only.

Fertile Ground is a non-juried festival of world premiere works in a variety of artistic genres. It features world premiere projects from the Portland creative community, from fully staged world premiere works of theater to experimental and ensemble-driven work, workshops productions, readings, and many other performance events and collaborations including dance, music, comedy, visual art. Each participant produces their own event, with Fertile Ground as an umbrella of publicity, marketing and consulting support.

Senior Dance

Mondays | 1:30pm - 2:30pm | Adult | $10 drop-in

Perfect for the senior, but open to all adults. Enjoy a fun hour of full body movement taught by Co-Founder, Sara Anderson. Blending dance technique, balance training and core conditioning designed for the more mature body, this class is sure to fit your needs! Multiple movement level options will be advised. Come dance with us!

All Access Class

Fridays | 1:00pm – 2:00pm | 16+/Adult | $5 drop-in

Our All Access class opens doors to individuals in our community with altered-abilities and embraces the freedom to explore, express, and create without judgment or comparison. This class is taught by Co-Founder, Sara Anderson and is dedicated to the movement potential of each individual, and grows and flows according to the individuals currently engaged in class!

Advanced Dance Lab Auditions

For Advanced & Pre-professional Dancers | Ages 16+


» Saturday, February 25th: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
» Saturday, April 8th: 1:00pm – 3:00pm


» Fee: $25
» RSVP to M’Liss Quinnly at mliss@polarisdance.org by February 11th or March 25th
» Submission Materials (Save as single PDF doc with your first & last name as the title of the doc)

  1. Headshot
  2. Resume
  3. Video Reel (YouTube links only, please)