MIP® 2019 | June 24 – July 12 | 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

WEEK ONE: June 24 – June 28 | NYC
WEEK TWO: July 1 – July 6* | NYC
WEEK THREE: July 8 – 12 | NYC
*July 4 off; Saturday, July 12 final day

Location: Baryshnikov Arts Center NYC

Dancers must attend all 3 weeks

MOVEMENT INVENTION PROJECT® (MIP®) is a unique summer dance intensive in New York City for advanced dancers. Dancers work with an extraordinary faculty of teachers, choreographers, and mentors in a project that encourages risk-taking, creatively, and the development of improvisational skills in a supportive environment; preparing the dancer to work in collaboration with today’s choreographers.  

The program includes ballet, improvisation workshops, and the exploration of the creative process. 
MIP® is designed for dancers 18-23.
MIP2® is for dancers ages 15-18.

MIP® is an expansion of New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble’s (NJDTE) Educational Programming based in Summit, NJ and originally began as a collaboration with the Vancouver Arts Umbrella, Canada.

MIP® Directors: 

Francesca Harper (Artistic Director)
Nancy Turano (Artistic Director, New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble and MIP® Program Director)

MIP® 2019 Collaborators

 

 

MIP® 2019 NYC AUDITION
Date: February 3, 2019
Location: Gibney Dance NYC 280 Broadway New York, NY 10007 (Enter at 53A Chambers St.)
Time: 

Group 1 – 12:30pm-1:00pm Sign-in and space for warm-up (Studio B)

                 1:00pm – 3:00pm Audition (Studio C)

Group 2 – 2:30pm-3:00pm Sign-in and space for warm-up (Studio B)

                3:00pm – 5:00pm Audition (Studio C)
Please bring: 1 copy of CV | 1 headshot | 1 Letter of Recommendation
Audition Fee: $30 USD (cash only)
**Reservations required. Contact mip@njdte.org

MIP® 2019 NORTH CAROLINA AUDITION
Date: February 10, 2019
Location: UNCSA – University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Time: 12:00pm – 3:00pm, Studio 608
Please bring: 1 copy of CV | 1 headshot | 1 Letter of Recommendation
Audition Fee: $30 USD (cash only)
**Reservations required. Contact mip@njdte.org

MIP® 2019 PITTSBURGH AUDITION
Date: February 17, 2019
Location: Point Park University
Time: 2:00 – 4:00pm, Studio DC GRW 3
Please bring: 1 copy of CV | 1 headshot | 1 Letter of Recommendation
Audition Fee: $30 USD (cash only)
**Reservations required. Contact mip@njdte.org

MIP® 2019 NEW YORK AUDITION
Date: February 24, 2019 
Location: Purchase College
Time: TBA
Please bring: 1 copy of CV | 1 headshot | 1 Letter of Recommendation
Audition Fee: $30 USD (cash only)
**Reservations required. Contact mip@njdte.org

 

VIDEO AUDITION SUBMISSIONS: Submissions Accepted Starting January 2, 2019 | Due by February 20, 2019
AUDITION FEE: ​$30 USD (check made out to NJDTE, or credit card payment)
PLEASE SEND: 1 copy of CV | 1 headshot | 1 Letter of Recommendation | YouTube/Vimeo Video Link
VIDEO DETAILS: 4 minutes long maximum including:
Ballet: pirouette and petite allegro combinations
Improvisation: 2 contrasting improvisational solos
EMAIL ALL MATERIALS TO: mip@njdte.org
MIP®/NJDTE
315B Springfield Ave. Summit, NJ 07901
908-273-5500

 

TUITION: $2,200 USD + $35 USD registration fee
**No meals or housing are included in tuition.

Housing arrangements and/or travel arrangements are at the discretion of each dancer/family.

Please inquire for a list of suggested housing.

REFUND POLICY: THERE ARE NO REFUNDS ONCE A STUDENT IS REGISTERED FOR THE PROGRAM.

For more information, please visit www.movementinventionproject.com