MIP® 2018 | June 18 – July 7 | 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

WEEK ONE: June 18 – 22 | NYC
WEEK TWO: June 25 – 29 | NYC
WEEK THREE: July 2 – 7 | NYC
*July 4 off; Saturday, July 7 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® 2018 Collaborators

 

 

MIP® 2018 NYC AUDITION
Date: February 18, 2018
Location: Ballet Hispanico
Time: 11:30 – 5:00pm

Please bring: 1 copy of CV | 1 headshot | 1 Letter of Recommendation
Audition Fee: $30 (check made out to NJDTE, or credit card payment)
**Reservations required. Contact mip@njdte.org

MIP® 2018 CHICAGO AUDITION
Date: February 24, 2018
Location: Visceral Dance Center
Time: 3:00 – 4:30pm
Please bring: 1 copy of CV | 1 headshot | 1 Letter of Recommendation
Audition Fee: $30 (check made out to NJDTE, or credit card payment)
**Reservations required. Contact mip@njdte.org

MIP® 2018 PITTSBURGH AUDITION
Date: February 11, 2018
Location: Point Park College
Time: 12:00 – 2:00pm
Please bring: 1 copy of CV | 1 headshot | 1 Letter of Recommendation
Audition Fee: $30 (check made out to NJDTE, or credit card payment)
**Reservations required. Contact mip@njdte.org

 

VIDEO AUDITION SUBMISSIONS: Due by February 18, 2018
AUDITION FEE: ​US$30 (check made out to NJDTE, or credit card payment)
PLEASE SEND: 1 copy of CV | 1 headshot | 1 Letter of Recommendation
VIDEO DETAILS: 4 minutes long maximum including:
Ballet: pirouette and petite allegro combinations
Improvisation: 2 contrasting improvisational solos
SEND ALL MATERIALS TO: mip@njdte.org
NJDTE/MIP®
315B Springfield Ave. Summit, NJ 07901
908-273-5500

 

TUITION: US$2175 + US$35 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