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What has 4 legs in the morning, 2 legs at noon, and 3 legs in the evening?

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Using the Riddle of the Sphinx as an allegorical structure, 4 | 2 | 3 reflects on humanity’s industrial history, and how we must build a new world on foundations that are less oppressive, less extractive, and more sustainable. The piece is divided into three sections for three generations of performers.

World Premiere: Baryshnikov Arts Center March 28th-30th 2024

Commissioned by Baryshnikov Arts and The American Dance Festival

with support from NYSCA, Kaatsbaan Cultural Park, The Arnold Foundation, and Overhills Foundation.

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4 | 2 | 3 is a recipient of NEFA’s National Dance Production Grant. 

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Original Cast:

Sasha Lecoq

Leora Champagne

Kristen Lieng

Mikaela Brandon

Nick Daley

Lily Gelfand

Kyle H. Martin

Frances Lorraine Samson 

Megan Siepka 

Janet Charleston 

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Choreography & Direction: Baye & Asa

Composer: MIZU

Lighting Design: Serena Wong 

Costume Design: Dominique Kelly

Scenic Design & Fabrication: Soren Kodak

Stage Manager: Chelsea Gillespie 

Company Manager: Ankita Sharma

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