Update: May 2020

The worldwide COVID-19 Pandemic has changed my life as a dancer and student drastically, yet I am fortunate to be able to continue to learn, to make, and to dance. I’ve just finished my second year at NYU Tisch, and will be graduating in one year’s time. I’ve decided to also pursue a minor in…

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Update: September 2019

As I return to my second year at Tisch, after the multitude of movement workshops this summer– from the Tisch Summer Residency program to BODYTRAFFIC’s summer intensive, I am eager to continue exploring composition and honing my physical practices at school. This past summer I was influenced by many artists and companies, including Gibney Dance…

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Update: May 2019

At the end of my first academic year at NYU, I reflect on all of my trials and tribulations. The highlight of the year’s end was surely my creation of the work The 7 Mysterious Holes (of the MemBrain), which premiered in May 2019. I also have enjoyed working on over 10 different new works…

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Update September 2018

In September 2018, Grace Tong began school at NYU Tisch School of the Arts in pursuit of her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance.  As one of 37 students in the dance department, she is on-track to graduate with her class in 2021. 

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