Arcadie Rusu

Choreographer and dancer


I can hardly wait to return to the stage, to the real experience that is created between the performer and the audience.

Arcadie Rusu – performance

Meta Mor Phosis – choreographer and performer Arcadie Rusu; music: Arcadie Rusu; arrangement: Alexandru Suciu
Recorded at ARCUB, April 2021
Video concept: Virgil Oprina


I think when we try to think long-term, we end up with palpitations and uncertainty. But if we try to think short-term, if we try to enjoy each day and what we can do today not tomorrow, we discover the power of overcoming such difficult moments.

Arcadie Rusu introduces himself

Recorded in April 2021


Arcadie Rusu

Choreographer and dancer

(b. 1983, Sculeni, Republic of Moldova)

Arcadie Rusu has a Degree in Choreography from the Ion Luca Caragiale National University of Theatre and Film Arts, where his show “Mind Control” won an award for Best Performance at the graduation gala. He was awarded a danceWEB scholarship at ImPulsTanz, the Vienna International Dance Festival, thanks to a wildcard offered by the 4Culture Association. He was awarded an Attic Arts residence at the Romanian Cultural Institute, London, taking part in the Cultural Olympics with three projects in partnership with the English National Ballet. He is the founder, manager and choreographer of the Linotip Independent Choreographic Centre and a member of the Căciuleanu Romanian Dance Company. He has choreographed “Closed-door Trial”, “Promised Land”, “Crazy Stories in the City”, “Sleeplessness”, “Hunted Devotation”, “Babel”, and “BASMa Curată”. Since 2009, he has worked with Ioana Marchidan, with whom he founded Linotip. His shows have been featured at national and international festival. He works constantly with theatre directors, visual artists, and musicians, and hold workshops on contemporary dance and personal development by means of dance.