Category Archives: Residencies

Residency + Performances | In The Ever Now // Billings, MT

ARCOS is experimenting with a new kind of performance experience with Domain—expanding the duration of the performance and seeking to make it more deeply immersive. In The Ever Now provides a laboratory in which to explore these approaches in collaboration with our Billings-based colleagues Krista Leigh Pasini and Jayme Green. New chapters of Domain debut online and live during […]

Immersive Performance | In The Ever Now // Billings, MT

Immersive Performance Installation Four experimental artists co-create a new immersive performance installation, In the Ever Now. Eliot Gray Fisher and Erica Gionfriddo are on a two-week artist residency with Billings artists Jayme Green and Krista Leigh Pasini. The ARCOS directors will present new scenes from Domain, featuring Billings artists and students. Their residency includes several film […]

Scholarship Grantee | Vivian Kim

Scholarship Grant | Professional Development for Dance Artists ARCOS is committed to professional development for dance artists. The ARCOS Foundation for the Arts grants Vivian Kim a full scholarship to our 2016 ARCOS Summer Professional Development Workshop. Vivian, a second year MFA in Dance candidate at CU-Boulder , demonstrates a high level of artistic accomplishment and initiative. ARCOS […]

ARCOS Residency // CU Boulder

ARCOS professional dance training + residency ARCOS is in residence at University of Colorado Boulder April 19-23. Directors Erica Gionfriddo and Curtis Uhlemann will provide professional dance training in modern technique and contemporary ballet. During the residency, ARCOS will award one full 2016 Summer Workshop scholarship to a dancer who demonstrates a high level of […]

ARCOS Director Erica Gionfriddo Directs + Choreographs for UT Theatre and Dance’s “Bodies and Souls”

ARCOS Director Erica Gionfriddo was co-artistic director of  the University of Texas at Austin Dance Repertory Theatre’s spring concert, Bodies & Souls. Erica’s piece for the concert, They Have Big Voices Where the Universe Ends, is a collective conversation, a dialogue, a confrontation, a comforting silence. The performers are actively listening, both inwardly and outwardly, expressing ideas […]

“Folding the Audience In” | ARCOS at TXST

A beautifully written blog from Texas State University’s Anne Wharton about ARCOS’ time there in October. The first rehearsal was a downhill tumble through movement after movement. Erica Gionfriddo taught phrases in silence; relaying on dancers to visually catch details from her unique style. Her vocabulary is gestural but gutsy; there’s a finesse to the […]

ARCOS Master Class at Colorado College // September 3rd

Modern Technique Master Class at Colorado College This Thursday, September 3, the Colorado College Department of Theater and Dance hosts a master class with ARCOS Dance’s Erica Gionfriddo. 4:30-6 pm in Cossitt Hall, 906 N. Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO. The Colorado College Department of Philosophy hosts free, open-to-the-public performances of ARCOS’ acclaimed The Warriors: […]