Photo by Jasper Soloff

Photo by Jasper Soloff

Camila Arroyo 

Camila Arroyo is a Brooklyn based dancer and choreographer from Mexico City.  

 

 

 

 

 

 


Bio

Camila Arroyo is a Brooklyn based performer, choreographer, and movement director from Mexico City. She holds a BA from Sarah Lawrence College and an MA in Performance Studies from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, which she completed as a Fundación Jumex de Arte Contemporáneo scholar. Camila has performed and shown her work in several venues such as Chez Bushwick, Center for Performance Research, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Peridance Capezio Center, El Gran Teatro de La Habana, Museo Jumex, El Teatro de la Ciudad de México,  Movement Research at Judson Church, and New York Fashion Week, amongst others. She has worked with, and performed the works of renowned choreographers such as Xavier Le Roy, Celia Rowlson-Hall, Amy Gardner, Matty Peacock, Alexandre Achour, Gustavo Herrera, and Alvin Ailey. Camila has worked in arts management, PR, and production as well as an artist for institutions such as Museo Jumex, Repetto, Derek Lam, Interscope Records, The Mexican Cultural Institute of New York, the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, Rosie Assoulin, Wesleyan University, and Drøme Magazine. Camila is currently working on several projects for stage, film, and visual arts while splitting her time between New York and Mexico City.




Education

BA Liberal Arts, Sarah Lawrence College

MA Performance Studies, Tisch School for the Arts, New York University

 

Dance Training

Centro Cultural Ollin Yoliztli

Other:

Sidra Bell Dance New York MODULE '18

Batsheva Dance Company Gaga Intensive, NYC '17

Sarah Lawrence College ‘12-’15

Cuban National Ballet School, Spring '04-'10

Princeton Dance and Theater, '10

San Diego City Ballet '09

 

Awards

NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Performance Studies Award, May 2017

NYU Tisch Leigh George Odom Memorial Award for Distinguished Masters Student, May 2017

Fundación Jumex de Arte Contemporáneo, Grad. Scholarship Grant Recipient, 2016-2017

NYU, Tisch School of the Arts, Paulette Goddard Scholarship, 2016-2018

Sarah Lawrence College, President’s Scholarship, 2012-2015

Spencer Barnett Memorial Prize for Excellence in Latin American Studies, First Prize, 2014

Cuban National Ballet School & Ollin Yoliztli Cultural Center Exchange Program, 2008-2011

Attitude International Ballet Competition, Bronze Medal, Mexico, 2011

Latin American Heads Conference Student Reunion, Rio de Janeiro, 2010

Princeton Dance and Theatre, Summer Intensive Full Scholarship, NJ, 2010