Sustaining Individual Member
Member since April 13, 2014
Arturo Garcia is the Founder and Artistic Director of Company Danzante
Katherine Horrigan is Co-Founder of Company Danzante
Company Danzante, is a contemporary repertory dance company based in Arlington, VA. Since beginning artistic activities in 2013, the company has presented work at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival Inside/Out Series, Dance Gallery Festival NYC, Atlas INTERSECTIONS Festival DC, Yes Invitational Festival Richmond, Velocity DC Dance Festival, Dance Bethesda, Koresh Artist Showcase, and the Esencia Festival in Chicago.
Founding directors, Katherine Horrigan and Arturo Garcia, have settled in the region following international performing careers with Tania Perez-Salas Compañia de Danza, Elisa Monte Dance, Ailey II and guest appearances with Les Grand Ballet du Canadians, Jessica Lang Dance, Nathan Trice/Rituals, and The Francesca Harper Project. In 2015, they were recipients of the Strauss Artist Grant awarded by the Arts Council of Fairfax County. In 2014, Arturo was commissioned by the Kennedy Center to create a new work as the recipient of the Local Dance Commissioning Project.