NW DANCE PROJECT was founded in 2004 by the renowned dancer and choreographer Sarah Slipper in Portland (Oregon). Since that time the company has established itself as a bold and innovative contemporary dance company performing an all-original repertoire from a select roster of accomplished choreographers as well as the most promising new talents in the field of contemporary dance. The company is classically-trained, versatile, daring, incredibly talented and fearless.
Since 2004, the NW DANCE PROJECT has fostered the creation of over 220 innovative new creations. Furthermore the company is involved in dance education for adults and children in various projects, intensive courses, workshops and teaches in their own studios.