Artistic Statement


ZEST Collective Contemporary Performance Art is Inwood / Washington Heights, NYC’s premiere dance company.  Founded November 02, 2013 by Artistic Director Gentry Isaiah George, ZEST continues to create movement literature that speaks to the diversity of our world.  Fueled by the creative investigation of movement, ZEST creates collaborative opportunities for performing, and visual Artists.    

The company has had performances at SummerStage, HarlemStage Gatehouse Theater, Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, Dixon Place, Brooklyn Ballet, The Alchemical Theater Laboratory, Ulster Performing Arts Center, Madiba Harlem, Marcus Garvey Park, Whitebox Art Center, Fort Tyron Park, and the YM & YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood NYC.


Photography by Felix Kunze, David Tufino, Scott Shaw, Armando Colls, Gregory Reed, Cody Perkins