Leslie Cuyjet has been performing and dancing in New York since 2004, working with a range of artists from David Gordon and Meredith Monk, to Niall Jones and Kim Brandt, to Anohni and Solange. She has a long-standing performing and touring history with Jane Comfort and Cynthia Oliver. Her work has been presented in New York by La MaMa (La MaMa Moves! Festival), Gibney Dance (DoublePlus), CPR (Fall Movement), Movement Research (Movement Research Festival Fall 2016: unthreading the filter; Movement Research at the Judson Church), AUNTS (American Realness; Populous), and Danspace Draftworks. Leslie was a Cycle 4/2016 Chez Bushwick Artist-in-Residence. She has enjoyed curatorial experience as a member of the Movement Research at the Judson Church Spring 2016 and New York Live Arts 2016-17 Fresh Tracks Performance & Residency Program panels.