Calling all emerging choreographers for one-of-a-kind opportunity

with Mare Nostrum Elements and LaGuardia Performing Arts Center-CUNY.


The EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHER SERIES (ECS) is a FREE mentoring and space grant program aimed at providing choreographers with tools to create, develop and premiere a new work. Choreographers in the program will receive a modest stipend, free rehearsal space, peer-support, artistic feedback from established choreographers, production and logistical consultations, as well as the opportunity to premiere their work in two evening performances at LaGuardia Performing Arts Center on Feb. 26 and 27, 2018.

Emerging or aspiring choreographers of all ages are welcome!!! All dance styles and fusions, including but not limited to Ballet, Modern, Contemporary, Jazz, Musical Theater, Tap, Latin/Ballroom, Hip Hop/Street Dance, African and Ethnic Dance will be equally considered.

The audition will follow the structure of MNE signature method The Wave Within and will be conducted in an interactive manner, no need to bring a pre-existing work or own dancers.


9/05: LaGuardia Performing Arts Center ∼ 6-10pm

9/18: Martha Graham Center ∼ 12:30-3:30pm

9/20: Mark Morris Dance Center ∼ 11am-2pm

9/24: PMT Dance Studio ∼ 1-4pm

9/28: ATDF (Tap Audition Only) ∼ 12-3pm

10/22: LaGuardia Performing Arts Center - 5-9pm

  Pre-registration required

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