RTGPC : Dancer/Performer Bios - 2018-19
Larissa is originally from the Denver area where she began her training in classical ballet. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.F.A. from the Conservatory of Dance at Purchase College, SUNY. In her third year Larissa had the privilege of studying abroad at the Western Australian Academy of the Performing Arts in Perth. During her studies she worked with Kyle Abraham, The Merce Cunningham Trust, Xan Burley, and John Heginbotham. Recently Larissa has worked in freelance professional projects with Lisa Fagan Dance Problems, Kenasku Shinohara, Megan Mizanty, John Zullo, and Fooju Dance Collaborative. She is currently based out of New York City.
Kirsten Reynolds, of Harbor Springs, Michigan, began her early training in classical ballet under Heather Raue. In 2017, she graduated Magna Cum Laude from Texas Christian University, earning BFA degrees in Ballet and Modern Dance from the School for Classical and Contemporary Dance. During her time at TCU, Kirsten performed in works by Dr. Nina Martin, Leah Cox, Helanius Wilkins and Antony Tudor’s Dark Elegies. Recently, Kirsten has performed in Jacqulyn Buglisi’s Table of Silence and as a freelance dancer. Kirsten is currently working with Rachel Thorne Germond Performance Collage, Nuo Spiritual Dance and as an independent choreographer.
Roni Gross is a former choreographer who currently makes limited edition books and teaches at The Center for Book Arts and The New School. Her work is in the collections of The Library of Congress, Yale and The New York Public Library among other public and private collections. You can see her work at ronigross.com. She also has the honor of working for the floral artist Katsuya Nishimori.
1990 - 2014 List of Dancers/Performers with RTG Dance, NFP