MARC ARENTSEN

  • RESIDENCY DATES : May 1st 2006 to May 31st 2006
  • PRACTICE : dancer/choreographer
  • FROM : USA

Marc M. Arentsen is a choreographer, instructor and consultant from The Netherlands, where he studied dance at the conservatories of Arnhem and Tilburg before earning BFA and MFA degrees in the United States. As a dancer, designer, and prolific choreographer, he has appeared in, produced and collaborated on numerous acclaimed dance and theatre works in Asia, Europe and North America. Arentsen is Founding Artistic Director of Polarity Dance.

Arentsen received a fellowship to Lucas Programs thanks to a James Irvine Foundation grant offering residencies to displaced Gulf Coast artists.