Holidays with Dance are back in Portimão

From the 18th to the 29th of July

Portimão will once again have “Férias com Dança – Escola de Dança de Verão” in a face-to-face version between the 18th and 29th of July, at Casa das Artes.

This project, carried out jointly by the cultural association Dancenema and the Municipality of Portimão, is aimed at «children and young people interested in the art of dancing and in contact with various modalities» and is part of the Municipal Ballet School, according to the municipality.

The holidays will be divided into two shifts, «children and young people from 9 to 15 years old can register, with a minimum of eight and a maximum of 16 participants per modality».

The program includes «a set of modalities that aim to provide participants with contact with various styles, from Ballet to Contemporary Dance, through Hip-Hop, Jazz Dance, World Dance, Creative Dance, Scenography and Musical Theater».

«This challenge also involves creating unique memories and, at the same time, enabling young people to learn different styles of dance with accredited teachers, such as Sara Pina, Laura Abel, Thora Nadeshka, Tifanie Jorge, Ana Brito, Heidy Sharples, Paula Quaresma and Nilsen Jorge», he added.

Registration costs 50 euros per week and 85 euros for two weeks and can be made from today, Wednesday, 13th, until next Sunday, July 17th, by calling 282 495 334, or by email

Those who prefer to register in person should go to Casa das Artes, located in Urbanização Santo Expedito (Três Bicos), at the following times: on the 14th, between 12:00 pm and 15:00 pm and from 15:00 pm to 20:00 pm; 15th, between 12:00 and 15:00; 16th, from 10 am to 00 pm.