“The venerable showcase of ground-breaking dance in Manhattan…"
— The New York Times
This years Fresh Tracks Artists are: niv Acosta, Hadar Ahuvia, Aretha Aoki, Lorene Bouboushian, Yanghee Lee, and Saúl Ulerio.
Created in 1965, Fresh Tracks is Dance Theater Workshop’s longest running series of new dance and performance. Featuring works by emerging artists selected by a panel through open auditions, Fresh Tracks artists are presented on a showcase format in the Dance Theater Workshop theater each year and receive a performance fee, commission, 59 hour creative residency, and a series of introductory level professional development workshops, including marketing and fundraising strategies. Artists also receive individual consultations with Artistic Advisor Levi Gonzalez and participate in dialogue sessions facilitating open discussion about their creative process.