Doug LeCoursFresh Tracks 2016-17 Artist
Doug LeCours is a Brooklyn-based artist working in dance and performance and a 2016-2017 Fresh Tracks artist at New York Live Arts. He grew up in New Hampshire and trained extensively in traditional Irish dance and competition-style forms before studying contemporary dance at Middlebury College. His work has been presented in NYC by Center for Performance Research, Dixon Place, New York Live Arts, and Otion Front Studio. He has received residency support from Chez Bushwick and Yeah Maybe Gallery (MN). He has worked as a performer for Alexandra Beller, Shandoah Goldman, Paul Matteson, and Ashley R.T. Yergens, among others. He also makes work with his duet partner Sara Gibbons under the moniker TALL GIRLS DANCING.