Professional Training2018-08-31T16:52:28+00:00
Intermediate and Advanced professional and pre-professional adults seeking further training in the Martha Graham Technique may choose to enroll in one of our professional training programs.

Each program incorporates academics, composition, and repertory in addition to Martha Graham Technique and related disciplines. Classes are taught by faculty who are current or former members of the Martha Graham Dance Company, and who trained with Martha Graham herself or with her first-generation acolytes.

TWO-YEAR CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Developed for students seeking a career in dance. This two-year, full-time, 60-credit program offers in-depth studies at professional standards, including Martha Graham Technique, Acting, Anatomy, History, Repertory, Composition, Music, and Performance.

ACCELERATED PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM

For students seeking advanced studies after completing the Professional Training program. This program focuses on the next level of study of Technique, Repertory, Composition, Performance, and Individual Projects.

TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM

For advanced/professional-level students wishing to pursue a career in dance education. This one-year, full-time, 30-credit program addresses teaching approaches and methodology in the first semester, while the second semester focuses on teaching practices.

INDEPENDENT PROGRAM

Designed for students at all levels who wish to engage in a rigorous study in the Martha Graham Technique. Students are accepted into the Independent Program on the basis of teacher recommendation, personal essay, and/or demonstration of commitment. No Audition Required.