As a component of the three-year undergraduate program at the NYU Tisch Department of Dance, students attend three to six week summer residencies in Berlin, Prague, Salzburg, and New York with renowned movement artists. The following four dancers each attended a different residency and wrote personal narratives about their evolving relationship with the art from and the location that they stayed in.

Written by Maxine Flasher-Duzgunes, Rachel Lee, Taína Lyons, and Imani Monét

Photos by Ida Obediente, Pranav Kothary, Liviya England, and Morgan Burns

Illustrations by Kaitlyn Clevenger

Layout by Alana Beyer