Jennifer Rosenblit by Paula Court

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MELT Winter 2018

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January 2 – January 26, 2018

MELT Intensives are a series of daily workshops in technique, somatics, improvisation, composition and other areas offered each summer (5 weeks) and winter (4 weeks). Taught by Movement Research’s internationally recognized faculty as well as acclaimed guest artists, these workshops provide students with the unique opportunity to engage with some of the most highly regarded and innovative artists in the field of dance today.

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january 2-5 TUE-FRI 

John Jasperse 10am-12pm $100
Irene Dowd 1-3:30pm $125

january 8-12 MON-FRI
Daria Faïn 1:30-4:30pm $175
 
january 10-14 WED-SUN 
Thomas F. DeFrantz & Jaamil Olawale Kosoko 10am-12pm $125

january 15-19 MON-FRI 
iele paloumpis10am-12pm $125
Chris Aiken 1-3pm $125
Jess Curtis & Claire Cunningham 3:30-6:30pm $175

january 20-22 SAT-MON
Yoshiko Chuma & Jodi Melnick SAT 10am-10pm SUN 10am-5pm MON 8pm Performance at [email protected] $160

january 22-26 MON-FRI
luciana achugar 10am-12pm $125
Shelley Senter 1-3pm $125
Jennifer Rosenblit3:30-5:30pm $125

$100-$175 for individual workshops

Receive a 10-15% discount by registering for multiple workshops:
Register for 3-5 workshops and save 10% off each workshop
Register for 6-8 workshops and save 12% off each workshop
Register for 9 or more workshops and save 15% off each workshop

Payment and Registration can be completed here:

Register by CREDIT CARD here!

Register by CHECK here!

To avoid online fees, complete the registration form online and then mail a check to the Movement Research administrative office (140 Second Avenue, Suite 502, New York, NY 10003). Email [email protected] with questions. PLEASE NOTE: “drop-in” classes are not available.

We accept credit card payment on our website, as well as check or money order payment by mail.

Refund requests will be accepted until one week prior to the workshop start date and must be made in writing via email to [email protected] A $50 processing fee will be deducted for all individual workshops. An additional $10 fee will be deducted for each subsequent workshop (for example, a $70 fee deducted for canceling participation in 3 workshops). Please allow up to three weeks for refund requests to be reviewed and fully processed.  

Movement Research does not provide housing. We encourage MELT students and those with housing available to post on the housing forum on the Movement Research Facebook page.

Movement Research spaces have varying levels of accessibility. Abrons Arts Center, Studio G05 is a wheelchair accessible space. We ask that all guests check in at the reception desk at 466 Grand Street. You will be directed to the accessible entrance, located on Willett Street through the outdoor garden space. For Assistive Services: requests for reasonable accommodation should be made two weeks in advance of the workshop.

Please contact Greer Dworman at [email protected], or call (212) 598-0551 (voice only) for more information.


  • Registration is open! Pay by CREDIT or CHECK below!
  • Discounts available for multi-workshop enrollment!
  • "Drop-in" classes are not available

MELT—Composition/Physical Relationships

John Jasperse
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January 2 – January 5

10:00am – 12:00pm
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MELT—Choreography for Warming-up to Dance

Irene Dowd
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January 2 – January 5

1:00pm – 3:30pm
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MELT—C O R E M O T I O N

Daria Faïn
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January 8 – January 12

1:30pm – 4:30pm
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MELT—Deconstructing Perceptions

Thomas F. DeFrantz, Jaamil Olawale Kosoko
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January 10 – January 14

10:00am – 12:00pm
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MELT—This Body is Hallowed Ground

iele paloumpis
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January 15 – January 19

10:00am – 12:00pm
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MELT—An Eco-Poetic Approach to Dance Improvisation and Performance

Chris Aiken
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January 15 – January 19

1:00pm – 3:00pm
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MELT—Watch Me Watch You

Claire Cunningham, Jess Curtis
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January 15 – January 19

3:30pm – 6:30pm
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MELT—Rove

Yoshiko Chuma, Jodi Melnick
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January 20

10:00am – 10:00pm
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MELT—Embodied Rebellion (becoming uncivilized)

luciana achugar
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January 22 – January 26

10:00am – 12:00pm
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MELT—Alexander Technique: A Critical Practice

Shelley Senter
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January 22 – January 26

1:00pm – 3:00pm
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MELT—Standing In

Jen Rosenblit
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January 22 – January 26

3:30pm – 5:30pm
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