Category Archives: Workshops

2016 Dance Artist Development Award Grantees

Congratulations! ARCOS is thrilled to announce the recipients of our 2nd annual Dance Artist Development Award. We offer this microgrant in the community of Austin not only as financial support, but also to provide vital practice to independent artists to represent their work to others. We hope the process of writing and preparing artist statements, […]

Application Open: 2nd Annual Dance Artist Development Award Microgrant

Dance Artist Development Award – $500 grant toward artistic development The ARCOS Foundation recognizes the critical need of financial support for working artists. We are pleased to announce the DADA, intended to give artists the opportunity to expand, refine, and develop their artistry and pursue practices outside of their routine. $500 Award Second-highest-scoring applicant receives a full […]

Announcing: Winter Workshop 2017

Professional dance workshop. January 8-14, Austin, TX Cultivate the WHOLE artist. Applications open October 26. The award-winning artists of ARCOS offer their rigorous, experimental approach to development and training to artists working at the professional level. >> Join the Facebook event <<< >> Modern Technique >> Contemporary Ballet >> Countertechnique® >> GYROKINESIS® >> Composition >> Repertoire >> Development Session […]

ARCOS One-Day Pre-Professional Workshop // Austin, TX

One-Day Pre-Professional Workshop | Artistic Development for Young Dancers Technique classes in the signature ARCOS style for dancers ages 12 and up. Our nuanced and expansive aesthetic invites dancers to explore the depths of their artistic and technical capabilities. Sunday, September 25th | 12-6pm Balance Dance Studios | 4544 S. Lamar Blvd. Modern Technique Contemporary Ballet Cross Training […]

Class + Coffee Resumes September 6

ARCOS offers weekly advanced/professional modern dance classes. September 6, we resume our Class + Coffee Tuesdays -> 10-11:30am weekly at Austin School of Classical Ballet (4624 Burnet Road). $10/class. Warm-up, move, sweat, and explore in the studio and get to know other artists at coffee post-class! >>> RSVP to the Facebook event <<<

5th Annual Summer Workshop | Final Showing

5th Annual Summer Dance Workshop Informal Showing 2016 Saturday, June 4th at 7:30pm Bravo at Balance Dance Studios | 4544 S. Lamar Boulevard Admission by Donation Join the artists of the 5th Annual Summer Workshop in the culmination of the week’s training, collaboration, and exploration. This informal showing will give you an insider’s look into […]

5th Annual Summer Workshop | Showing + Feedback Forum

ARCOS 5th Annual Summer Professional Development Workshop Facilitated Showing + Feedback Forum Wednesday, June 1st at 7:30pm Bravo at Balance Dance Studios | 4544 S. Lamar Boulevard Admission by Donation Professional development workshop participants share work or work-in-progress in a professional setting and engage the audience in dialogue about their process, product, and aspirations. Moderated by ARCOS […]

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 […]

Announcing: Summer Workshop 2016 Drop-In Schedule

ARCOS professional development workshop for dance artists, summer 2016 Our 5th annual professional development workshop for working dance artists. Join us for open technique classes during our 5th annual summer workshop! [ $15/ class ] >>> Reserve your spot <<< The Interdisciplinary Collaboration Lab is a three-part series open to theater-makers and dancers. [ $75/series ] […]

Announcing Summer Workshop Dates | May 29-June 4, 2016

Summer Workshop 2016 – professional development workshop for dance artists A weeklong professional development workshop opportunity at Bravo at Balance Dance Studios (4544 S. Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX). Registration opens March 31st. Spend a week diving deep into your personal practice. Explore new methods physically, mentally, and artistically. Connect with professionals creating and presenting work. […]