The five amazing artists selected for the 57th year of the Fresh Tracks in Our Season of Anniversaries are (alphabetical by last name):  

Jessica Cook
John Maria Gutierrez
Lilach Orenstein
Majesty Royale
Maleek Washington

New York Live Arts’ Fresh Tracks Residency & Performance program is a season-long residency for emerging movement-based artists in support of new work creation and professional development. This season marks the 57th year of Fresh Tracks which was a signature program of Dance Theater Workshop created in 1965 to bring new choreographic artistry to the forefront.

The 2021-2022 season will unroll the revamped version of Fresh Tracks:

    • Live Arts will produce a new work in the theater in the shared program developed during the residency.
    • The professional development workshops and meetings will in part focus on applying learned knowledge and skills towards the shared production.

Five artists will be selected for the program who will receive a 50-hour studio residency, $3000 fee, working with Artistic Advisor nia love, take part in professional development workshops led by renowned professionals from the field, exclusive access to Live Arts’ Communications, Development, Production and Programming staff, a Live Core Artist Membership and a fully-produced shared program in the New York Live Arts theater.