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Company Danzante



Biography

Company Danzante, founded by Katherine Horrigan and Arturo Garcia in 2013, is a contemporary repertory company based in Arlington, VA, that has performed at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival Inside/Out Series, Dance Gallery NYC, Manhattan Movement Center, Atlas INTERSECTIONS Festival, Velocity DC Dance Festival, Yes Invitational Richmond, Koresh Artist Showcase, Esencia Festival in Chicago, and has premiered works by guest choreographers Shaun Boyle, Karen Reedy, Marcus Willis, and Marden Ramos. The company directors were the 2015 recipients of the Strauss Artist Grant, awarded by the Arts Council of Fairfax County. Arturo was the 2014 recipient of the John F. Kennedy Center Local Dance Commissioning Project. Currently the company is supported in part by the Arlington Commission on the Arts. For more information about the company and dancers, please visit companydanzante.org

Watch Past Performances

Video 2/7/2018: Company Danzante

Company Danzante, one of Arlington’s premier contemporary dance companies, returns to Millennium Stage with works by five outstanding contemporary choreographers: Marcus Willis, Shaun Boyle, Karen Reedy, Katherine Horrigan, and Arturo Garcia. This family-friendly performance blends emotional beauty with athletic power to captivate the mind, stimulate the senses, and uplift the soul.

 Company Danzante