Arianna Marcoulides

Contemporary dancer, performer and teacher. Graduated in 2004 from SEAD (Salzburg) with a diploma in dance and choreography. From 2004 to 2007 worked with dance companies and choreographers in Cyprus. 

Studied at the Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst (Frankfurt) for an MA in Contemporary Dance Education. 

From 2009 onwards choreographed: "Fellow People" (2009/ performance), "Reform" (2009/ site-specific performance), "About Side Walks" (2010/ dance video) with Eleana Alexandrou and Eva Korae, "Shelf life" (2011/ performance), "Along the Way...Forgotten" (2013/ performance), “Step.4.2” (2014/ performance), "Stomach Rumblings" (2015/ performance), “In Another’s Shoes” (2016/ performance), “The Nature of the Beast” (2017-2018/performance).  

In 2013 co-founded Bytheway Productions with Eleana Alexandrou and Eva Korae. A company focusing on dance, physical theatre and applied arts. 

In 2011 she became a DanceWeb scholarship holder. From 2012-2013 she was one of the five resident artists of the E-motional Artistic Research Programme. 

From 2012 has been a part time lecturer at the University of Nicosia. 

In 2013 and 2014 was resident artist at the Old Vinegar House performance space (Limassol/Cyprus) and in 2014, 2015 and 2017 was resident artist at Dance House Lemesos. 

Was part of the core team of The Performance Shop by .pelma.liaharaki at the Athens Festival 2018.

Photo Credit: Manos Garifallou