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Leslie Guyton

Leslie Galán Guyton, 2008

Leslie Galán Guyton is a movement director and choreographer based in Brooklyn, NY.  She will make all your dance dreams come true. She’s the Co-Founder and Artistic Director of The MoveShop. She choreographs, directs and teaches throughout the US and internationally. The MoveShop’s Racine D’or, toured the US in the fall of 2013 and was funded in part by South Arts in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts. Under Guyton’s direction, The MoveShop has created six evening-length pieces entitled:  Black Feathers (2005)Dust to Dust (2006)Moontides (2008)Wanderlust (2009-2012), Racine D’or (2013) and You Absolute Dreamer (2014) as well as two shorter works entitled Snow Globe (2012), and Both Bitter and Sweet Flow from the Same Fountain (2015-2017).

Her works have been presented at such institutions as University Settlement in NYC, Long Island University’s Kumble Theater, Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Samford University in Birmingham, AL, The Forum in Hazard, KY, Dixon Place in NYC, La MaMa ETC in NYC, John Hancock Hall in Boston, MA, the A.R.T.’s Club Oberon in Cambridge, MA, Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center, The Brecht Forum in NYC, Montauk’s Sole East and Movement Research at Dance Theater Workshop in NYC.