Emerging Choreographer Residencies

Emerging Choreographers Program

Irineo Cabreros '13 and Halimeda Glickman-Hoch '12 perform Christopher Roman's The Sum of Missing Parts in Dance Program Spring

A Dance Center residency opportunity for emerging student choreographers who wish to develop their choreographic skills through a semester-long, in-depth mentorship with professional choreographers — an incredible chance to work one-on-one with some of the best choreographers working in the field of dance today.

Spring 2017 Emerging Choreographers: 
Lauren Balbus and Talia Rothstein
Gabriella Czarniak
Miriam Huettner

Spring 2017 Residency Dates: April 24-30, 2017

Spring 2017 Mentors
: Jill Johnson and Mario Zambrano

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How It Works:

  • 2-3 student Emerging Choreographers will be selected each term for a residency at the Dance Center, during which time they will each develop an original choreographic work.
  • Residency will include: 6-10 hours of studio time per week for each choreographer; mentorship discussions; studio time with mentors; mentor workshops.
  • In addition to artistic mentorship, the residency also includes production meetings with production staff throughout the residency.

Don't miss this exciting opportunity to share your artistic vision!

The Spring 2017 Emerging Choreographers Residency is supported in part by The Provostial Fund for the Arts and Humanities. 

FALL 2016 EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHERS

Margaret Canady '20 and Joshua Hyunho Lee ’20

SPRING 2015 EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHERS

Benjamin Grimm '18 and Raeann Vuona GSE 

FALL 2014 EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHERS

Sofie Rose Seymour '15 and Ilya Vidrin GSE

SPRING 2014 EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHERS

Megan Murdock '14, Mariel Pettee '14, and Jun Shepard '14 

FALL 2013 EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHERS

Rossi Lamont Walter '14 and Amymarie Bartholomew GSAS

SPRING 2013 EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHERS

Irineo Cabreros '13, Hazel Lever '13, and The Lone Window Project (Mackenzie Dolginow '13, Bex Kwan '14, Samuel Leiter '14, Ariel Kiyomi Lepon '13, Elizabeth Mak '12, Megan Murdock '14, Jun Shepard '14, Xi "CiCi" Yu '13) 

FALL 2012 EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHERS

Alex Willis '14 and Tsung-Yun Tzeng EXT '13

MENTORS FOR EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHERS HAVE BEEN:

Aszure Barton, Joy Davis, Jorma EloFrancesca HarperJohn JasperseJill JohnsonPontus LidbergAndrea MillerDwight RhodenSydney Skybetter


Photo credit: Liza Voll.