Sponsors, Contributors, & Friends

Doug Shafer, Image by Gary Stallsworth

JamBallah NW Theme Song!

(written and performed by Doug Shafer, with Clark Salisbury recording engineer and sonic effects, Miguel Maldonadoon on sax)



JamBallah NW Partner!

Portland, OR * Website

The Marissa Mission fosters young women in a nourishing and playful environment, encouraging development into vibrant, confident and healthy women through Improvisational Tribal Style Belly Dance, Yogic Practice, Expressive Art, Sisterhood and empowering life skills.

JBNW Contributors & Festival Friends

Portland Bellydance Guild
Join us! Open to all, the Portland Bellydance Guild strives to further the Portland-area bellydance community through community events, education, and promotion of professional standards.

Portland Odd Fellows

JamBallah NW Scholarship Sponsor!


Peninsula Odd Fellows Lodge #128 was established in 1895, charged with the mission to: Visit the sick, relieve the distressed, bury the dead, and educate the orphan. A lot has changed since 1895, but our commitment to serving North Portland has not. Peninsula Odd Fellows is a caring community dedicated to supporting health care, relieving hunger, and providing affordable access to a variety of educational opportunities.


Happy Hips Adapted Movement and Dance

JamBallah NW Scholarship Sponsor!

Happy Hips Adapted Movement & Dance is a program offering classes in Portland and Vancouver for children and adults. The classes are completely inclusive and open to all, and instruction is adapted to meet the needs of dancers experiencing cognitive and physical disabilities.
Like us on Facebook and come see us perform in the Sunday afternoon showcase at JamBallah!
For more information, e-mail: happyhipsdanceinfo@gmail.com


Ed Wheeler
(JBNW site design)
Erika Ryn
(JBNW graphic designer, & promo video production/design) 

Phoebus-Foto Photography

Glisson Imaging

(Official JBNW Photographers)

Casey Campbell Photography

(Official JBNW Photographer)


Two Houses Set Design

(JBNW Official Set Design)

Lydia Hess
(JBNW logo design)
(JamBallah theme song- writing and performance)
Image by Gary Stallsworth


Designer of JBNW merch for '14 and '15
(Our venue, with two theatres running top-notch plays and productions all year long!)


Local PNW Dance Fun & More Cool Links!

Owned and managed by Emilie Lauren

Zephyr & Reigning Down on Oregon, Salem OR


The Amazing Slow-Downer (Dance folks-- GET THIS!  Recommended to us by Rachel Brice)