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Class with Bryan Arias

  • Houston Station 434 Houston St Nashville, TN, 37203 United States (map)

New Dialect accepts cash, credit, or check made payable to New Dialect. Doors open 30 minutes before each class. Please arrive a few minutes early to ensure you are registered and that class begins on time. There is no pre-registration for this workshop.

Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, and raised in New York City, choreographer and dancer Bryan Arias is a former company member with Complexions Contemporary Ballet and Netherlands Dance Theater. He has originated roles in and performed works by notable choreographers including Jirí Kylián, Ohad Naharin and Crystal Pite. Currently, Bryan is a memeber of KiddPivot.

As a choreographer, Bryan is the recipient of the First Place and Audience Choice awards for his work ‘Without Notice’ at the Sixth Copenhagen International Choreography Competition (CICC), winner of the Hubbard Street Dance International Commission Project, and the Northwest Dance Project Choreographic Residency award. He has choreographed for dancers at the Juilliard School, Hubbard Street 2, NDT’s “Switch,” and Ballet Vorpommern(Germany). With upcoming commissions for Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur (Quebec, Canada), and The Scottish Ballet.

In November of 2013 Bryan debuted  THE ARIAS COMPANY with his full-evening production 'a place where something flourishes', reviewed as "Finely crafted, and expertly danced". The company has performed internationally in festivals such as Festival Siguientescena (Mexico), Pietrasanta Music Festival (Italy), and CICC Gala (Copenhagen). Recently, the company was awarded a Creative Development Residency at the prestigious Jacob's Pillow.

Earlier Event: October 26
Ballet for Contemporary Dancers
Later Event: October 28
Ballet for Contemporary Dancers