Thriller season is underway!
Here’s all the info we have on upcoming practices:
Portland State Thrillers are hosting numerous practices, as well as a Thriller dance on 10/16. To sign up for the dance (and receive further details), fill out this document, and organizer Kara will be in touch: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfhMkYorGs3YrXrBkaaIzq1zSkFzCkOGi0bf1_54QgiOXE5iw/viewform
All of the Portland State practices are at the PSU Student Rec Center, room #215, at 1800 SW 6th.
- 10/9: 6:45pm – 8:15pm (Wed)
- 10/11: 6:30pm – 8:00pm (Fri)
Week 3/ Performance Week
- Final Rehearsal! 10/14: 6:45pm – 8:15pm (Mon)* This is a critical one to attend if possible. – Rehearsal in FMH Building, 3rd Floor, near Transfer & Returning Student Resource Center (TRSRC)
- Final Run-through/make-up & costumes: 10/16: 9:00am – 11:30am (Wed)
- Wednesday, October 16th: Thriller performance at noon!
- Friday, October 18th, 6:45 – 8:15 pm
- Saturday, October 19th, 12:30 – 2
Thank you to Kara (firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to contact her directly) for organizing all of these practices.
Sunday, October 13th, 4-6 pm, at Q Center, 4115 N. Mississippi, Portland, 97217
Sunday, October 20th, 4-6 pm, at Q Center
Friday, October 15th – evening – tentative – we’re looking for a space to host us (ideas welcome!)
In Oregon City:
OC Public Library, First Floor Community Room
606 John Adams Street
12-1:30pm – Sunday October 6th, and Sunday, October 20th
Pioneer Community Center, Lower Level, 615 5th Street (entrance off of Washington)
6-7:30pm, Friday October 18th, and Friday October 25th
Three Rivers Guild and Downtown OC Association will host a Thriller flash mob on the evening of October 26th – more info to come.
Saturday, October 12th, 2-4 pm – Tentative
Saturday, October 19th, 2-4 pm.
Practices at Hillsboro High, 3285 SE Rood Bridge Road, Hillsboro, 97123
The Gresham Zombie Walk is October 12th. They’ll host a Thriller dance at noon – all are invited. We may schedule a practice in Gresham for Friday, Oct 11th – we’ll let you know asap. G’s Zombie Walk launches after the Thriller dance is complete. To join, meet up at the Gresham Arts Plaza, 488 NE 3rd Street, 97030.
We dance October 26th, 3 pm. At 2:45, Bollywood Thrillers will perform. Please arrive early enough to be registered before the dance begins – we need to add our count to the worldwide total!
FB event page here: https://www.facebook.com/events/407216263275301/
As always, we welcome donations – we suggest $5 a dancer. Proceeds go to KBOO Community Radio – kboo.fm for more info on the station.
You can find practice/instructional videos on youtube – search for Thrill the World lessons. We will update you later in the month with other opportunities to perform Thriller.