FORCE MAJEURE FESTIVAL 2020
Presented by MOVEMENT INVENTION PROJECT®
June 22 – July 3 | 12 Days (8 hours per day)
Location (NYC/NJ): New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble (315B Springfield Ave, Summit NJ 07901)
FORCE MAJEURE FESTIVAL 2020 combines progressive physical research and creation process with leading international contemporary artists. The twelve day program is designed to embed professional track artists in cutting edge modalities that deepen their physical and creative skill-sets. Each day includes immersive training in floorwork, partnering, improvisation, and dance theater methodologies and culminates in a creation process that premieres to the public.
FORCE MAJEURE FESTIVAL is designed for dancers 18+
MIP2® is for dancers ages 15-18
FORCE MAJEURE presented by 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.
FORCE MAJEURE Directors:
Shannon Gillen (MIP® Artistic Director)
Nancy Turano (Artistic Director, New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble and MIP® Program Director)
2020 FORCE MAJEURE FESTIVAL APPLICATION PROCESS:
Please Send: 1 Copy of CV, 1 Headshot, a short letter of interest, and a two minute YouTube or Vimeo link of your dancing.
Online Video Details: 2 minutes maximum – improvisation welcome – no editing please!
EMAIL ALL MATERIALS TO: firstname.lastname@example.org
MIP®/NJDTE (315B Springfield Ave. Summit, NJ 07901)
TUITION**: $1,550 USD ($550 USD Deposit to hold your place in the program + $1,000 USD remaining balance due May 15th)
A limited amount of scholarship opportunities are available.
After acceptance to the program, they are awarded based on artistic excellence and financial need. Only partial scholarships will be awarded.
**No meals or housing are included in tuition. Housing arrangements and/or travel arrangements are at the discretion of each dancer/family.
**No refunds are possible, as we must turn other dancers away. Please be sure that you are committed to joining us.
For more information, please visit www.movementinventionproject.com