For the fourth year, we are partnering with LaGuardia Performing Art Center to present the
ECS is a FREE mentoring and space grant program aimed at providing choreographers with tools to create, develop and premiere a new work. Selected participants will be asked to attend weekly meetings with MNE’s artistic director Nicola Iervasi, in-house director Kevin Albert and fellow participants in order to brainstorm, share and solve issues during the creative process. The work will premiere at LaGuardia Performing Arts Center on Feb. 27 & 28, 2017.
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.
Monday 9/19: 6-9pm – Little Theater @ LPAC – 31-10 Thomson Avenue, Long Island City, NY (7 Train to 33/Rawson or E/M/R to Queens Plaza)
Saturday 9/24: 1-4pm – PMT Dance Studio – 69 West 14th Street, 3rd Fl, NYC (F,M,L trains to 14th Street/6th Avenue, 1,2,3 to 14th Street/7th Avenue)
Monday 10/3: 4-7pm –Mark Morris Dance Center -3 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn,NY (2, 3, 4, 5, trains to Nevins Street)
Wednesday 10/5: 10:30-1:30pm – Little Theater @ LPAC
Watch the ECS 2016 interview with Kevin Albert and Nicola Iervasi
Watch the Emerging Choreographer Series Promo
Movement Theater training class demonstration at CUMBE Dance Center as part of New York Foundation for the Arts Bootstrap Festival
We would like to thank Woodside on The Move and Queens Council on the At for their support and collaboration