Prepare for the Company Auditions with our Pre-Audition Workshop!
Martha Graham Dance Company will hold a Pre-Audition Workshop, May 3-5, and Auditions, May 6-7, 2017. The Company seeks strong dancers with a command of Graham Technique™ and ballet. Core dancers are guaranteed 30 weeks of work per year, and are members of the American Guild of Musical Artists AFL-CIO.
Martha Graham Studio Theater, 55 Bethune St, 11th Fl, NYC 10014
The Martha Graham School approaches ballet training in a nurturing way, focusing on the individual student’s abilities. The classes are structured to enhance and support the study of the Martha Graham Technique™.
This class is specifically designed to help prepare dancers for the Current Company Repertory class.
Graham Technique™ IV (Professional) – with Denise Vale
This class is designed for Professional and Pre-professional dancers with a strong background in Graham Technique™.
Graham Technique™ III (Advanced) – with Virginie Mecene
This class is designed for Advanced and Pre-professional dancers with an extensive background in Graham Technique™.
Current Company Repertory – with Martha Graham Dance Company dancers
Current Repertory will preview choreography and physical vocabulary including movement from the Company’s current repertory by Martha Graham, Pontus Lidberg, Nacho Duato and others.
Graham Technique™ Refresher – with Tadej Brdnik
This class is specifically tailored to Professional and Pre-professional dancers without extensive Graham Technique™ and training. Dancers will explore the principals of the Graham Technique™ and discuss and practice its application.
Graham Technique™ warm-up class specially designed as a preparation for the Audition.
WORKSHOP AND AUDITION FEES
Pre-Audition Workshop: Workshop Fee includes $25 Audition Registration Fee.
Package A: $245 (3 days) / $95 (1 day) *
One Graham Technique™ class + Contemporary + Current Company Repertory
Package B: $180 (3 days) / $80 (1 day)
One Graham Technique™ class + Current Company Repertory
Add-Ons: Ballet Barre: $32 (3 days) / $12 (1 day)
Graham Technique™ Refresher: $50 (3 days) / $18 (1 day)
For those wishing to take both technique classes: Advanced or Professional Graham Technique™ and Graham Technique™ Refresher.
Pre-Audition Class: (May 6) $18 Class Fee does not include Audition Registration Fee.
Audition Registration Fee: $25 click here for information.
Current AGMA members and 2017 Pre-Audition Workshop participants pay no fee.
Please note: All Audition and Workshop Registration fees are non-refundable.