The NorthWesties, a West Coast Swing Amateur Performance troupe, founded in 2016 by Doug & Nicki Silton, is based in Gresham, Oregon.
The NorthWesties meet on Tuesday evenings at The Silton Estate Studio for 8-Week Series'. Series' will culminate in local exhibitions at West Coast Swing dances, other social dance venues, at dance conventions, and at other functions. Performing with the team is not mandatory for dancers taking the classes.
Due to uneven signups, please CONTACT US if you are interested in being part of this amazing Amateur Performance Team for a class to form when the minimum of 5 leaders and 5 followers is met. We need more leaders!!!
Performances (not mandatory) will be at local dances such as Norse Hall, the Sunnyside Grange, Dukes, and Bushwhackers as well as at dance festivals, conventions, and competitions (i.e. Portland Dance Festival, BridgeTown Swing, etc.)