On Trac |< is a dance piece composed by Nicolas Lell Benavides and choreographed and performed by Amanda Castro that looks at the intersection of human and machine in rural America. Benavides, a former Young Artist Composer with the Festival, has worked with Washington National Opera, West Edge Opera, Nashville Opera, Shreveport Opera, Left Coast Chamber Ensemble and more. Castro is a multidisciplinary artist with her storytelling rooted in rhythm and soul of tap, who has performed across the United States and abroad. She was most recently seen at Glimmerglass in 2018 as Anita in West Side Story, a role she also performed at Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Generously supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Kara Unterberg.