Author Archives: ARCOS Dance

ARCOS Performance | Tasteful // Austin, TX

ARCOS Performance | A Gastroaesthetic Adventure with Dance Installed ARCOS performance—one evening only! Life ain’t always sweet, that’s for certain. And let’s face it: Not everything tickles your fancy, turns your crank, trips your trigger. But what if you could snap your fingers to change your taste, just like that—even if only for an evening? […]

ARCOS Presents: anxious 20yr olds | THIS ISN’T NEW // Austin, TX

ARCOS Presents Series The ARCOS PRESENTS series debuts as part of our training and development program: the ARCOS directors mentor emerging artists through the process of producing their own work. This inaugural event features a collective called the anxious 20yr olds, with an evening-length work, THIS ISN’T NEW, exploring what it means to be American in […]

The Warriors: A Love Story Suite at Blanton Museum’s SoundSpace

The Warriors: A Love Story at Blanton Museum’s SoundSpace Sunday, June 4, 2–4PM | FREE Atrium of the Blanton Museum of Art The SoundSpace series at University of Texas’ Blanton Museum of Art presents a program next month addressing the experience of refugees. Alongside other artists approaching the issue, ARCOS will perform a suite of […]

Dance Artist Development Award

ARCOS Foundation for the Arts provides the Dance Artist Development Award to honor independent professional dance artists in Austin seeking to deepen, expand, or refine their practices. While many grants provide funding for artistic projects, the impact of which can be quantified (for example, by measuring audience members directly affected), this award is intended to […]

ARCOS Class + Coffee with Guest Artist Candice Schnurr

ARCOS Class + Coffee ARCOS welcomes local artist Candice Schnurr for a special edition of Class + Coffee on April 6. Thursday, 4/6 from 10–11:30am $10 at Austin School of Classical Ballet (4624 Burnet Rd.) Candice Schnurr received her BFA from SUNY Purchase College and went on to collaborate with a number of dance artists in New York from […]

Austin Dance Festival 2017 // Austin, TX

  Performance | ARCOS at Austin Dance Festival ARCOS joins the line-up at this year’s Austin Dance Festival with a new piece, pending perfection. 5pm concert, Saturday, April 1 AustinVentures StudioTheater (501 W 3rd St., Austin) > Tickets <

ARCOS Performance | Ten Tiny Dances // Houston, TX

ARCOS Performance | Ten Tiny Dances® in Houston, Texas.   Erica Gionfriddo will perform a new duet with actor Judd Farris at CounterCurrent Festival in Houston. Performed on a four-by-four-foot raised cube with other pieces in the Ten Tiny Dances®program, Spelunking explores ideas we are developing for an upcoming project that employs a coded movement language: here, the performers must determine if they […]