BRIDGE CITY Dance Project is a groundbreaking Modern-Fusion Dance Company located in Portland,OR. We believe that dance is a powerful and universal language that can break down barriers, heal and unify. Our goal is to promote unity with soulful and thought provoking art in dance. We strive to inspire a strong sense of consciousness between the dance community and our surrounding communities alike. Bridging dance styles and nurturing the ability to link positive change within our community is what Bridge City Dance Project is all about.
BCDP is under the artistic direction of Clarissa Espino & Allison Folley. Clarissa Espino received her B.F.A. from Cornish College of the Arts and attended programs with Alonzo King LINES Ballet in San Francisco and American Ballet Theatre in New York, NY. She later founded Alloy Dance Project, a contemporary ballet dance company. As the recipient of the 4Culture Artist Trust Grant she self produced several shows throughout the Seattle, WA area. Also familiar to the Seattle area, Allison Folley danced for Northwest Dance Syndrome, Corpuscorpus Movement Association under the Direction of Jessica Jobaris. Allison is an Ohio University Graduate with a B.F.A in Dance and did her internship at Broadway Dance Center in New York, NY. BRIDGE CITY Dance Project is a unique product of both backgrounds and styles merged to create thought provoking and innovative art.