MELT Intensives are a series of daily workshops in technique, somatics, improvisation, composition and other areas offered each summer (5 weeks) and winter (3 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.

Registration for Winter MELT 2016 (January 4-22) is now open.

Complete Schedule

Winter MELT 2016 will run from January 4-22, 2016.
All workshops take place at Abrons Arts Center.

week one: january 4-8
10am-12pm Neil Greenberg

week two: january 11-15
10am-12pm Michelle Boulé

week three: january 18-22
10am-12pm Vicky Shick
3:30-6pm DD Dorvillier

workshop with Claudia La Rocco
january 7 THU 3-6pm
january 10 SUN 10am-1pm
january 12 TUE 3-6pm
$90; not included in MELT full week registration

Fees & Registration

$120-$140 for individual workshops.
Discounts are available for full-week and multi-week enrollment:
3-week enrollment: $925* (save $215)
2-week enrollment: $650* (save $110)
1-week enrollment: $330 (save $50)

To avoid online fees, complete the registration form online and then mail a check to the Movement Research administrative office (55 Avenue C, New York NY 10009). Email with questions.

PLEASE NOTE: “drop-in” classes are not available.

*A deposit of $400 or full payment reserves your place for 2 or 3-week enrollment status. Balance of tuition is due by Friday, December 11. We accept credit card payment on our website, as well as check or money order payment by mail.




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.

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