Eddie Bruno Oroyan


Eddie dances with companies Black Label Movement and Shapiro & Smith. His experience spans Zenon Dance Company, Arena Dance, Creach/Company, Keith Johnson, Maggie Bergeron, Joe Chvala and the Flying Foot Forum, Minnesota Opera, Nautilus Music Theatre, and Metropolitan Ballet. He was featured as “Dance Artist of the Year 2006” in City Pages, given honorable mention in the Star Tribune’s 2006 Artist of the Year, and revieved Metro Magazine’s 2009 “Keeper Award.” Eddie’s choreography has been recognized and performed in ACDFA Gala concerts and at the Bryant Lake Bowl, Phipps, Varsity, Southern, and the McGuire theatres in the Twin Cities area. His work has also been commissioned in several Twin Cities Arts schools, UW-River Falls, Hamline University, and St. Olaf, while his piece, “Melisma,” was presented at the 2006 Choreographer’s Evening. His latest exploration, “Brown Rocket,” was performed in the 2008 Momentum Series, for which he recieved a 2008 Sage Award for ‘Outstanding Performer’ and nominated for ‘Outstanding Performance.’

Eddie is a 2010 McKnight Fellow in dance.



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