one of the world’s leading laboratories for the investigation of dance and movement-based forms

MR is a recipient of New York City Dance Rehearsal Space Subsidy Program! We are thrilled to be able to offer $10 rehearsal space in our new studios.

The application for Movement Research's 2019 Artist-in-Residence program is now open! Apply by March 1, 2019 11:59 EST.

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Upcoming Deadlines

  • Apply for MR's 2019 Artist-in-Residence program by March 1 at 11:59pm.

  • SAVE THE DATE: Summer MELT 2019 is July 8-August 9, 2019. Registration coming April 1.

Our Publications


Critical Correspondence is a web-based publication of Movement Research that provides a forum for diverse engagements with artistic practice, research and the contexts that surround the field of dance.


Movement Research Performance Journal

Started in 1990, the Performance Journal is a printed forum created by and for artists, fostering the evolution of written and graphic languages that contemplate current issues of dance and performance.


Issue #51

Movement Research announces Issue #51 of its semi-annual print publication, the Movement Research Performance Journal. Continuing to experiment with a READ MORE


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Movement Research makes subsidized studio space available to artists for rehearsal, classes, workshops or private instruction. Learn more!

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