ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Strong desire to perform Graham repertory
  • Advanced Ballet and/or Contemporary Technique
  • Must be enrolled in the Advanced Studies Certificate Program
  • Must complete Online Audition requirements
  • Must be at least 18 years old at time of enrollment
  • Intermediate Graham Technique™ (Graham II or higher)
  • Intermediate Ballet Technique
  • Application and Audition required
  • Pre-requisites: Graduate of Graham School Two-Year Certificate Program and/or University Degree with a notable dance program or Dance Conservatory Degree or Certificate
  • Advanced Graham Technique™ (Graham III or higher, per discretion of Program Director)
  • Intermediate Ballet Technique
  • Application and Audition required
  • Pre-requisite: University Degree with a notable dance program or Dance Conservatory Degree or Certificate
  • Pre-requisite: Completed one Martha Graham School Winter Intensive or three-week Summer Intensive (Graham Technique™ + Advanced Repertory + Advanced Composition)
  • Advanced Graham Technique™ (Graham III or higher, per discretion of Program Director)
  • Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Technique
  • Application and Audition required
  • Basic to intermediate Ballet Technique
  • Application required
  • No audition required

STEP 1: APPLICATION

Required Applications for ALL programs must include:

    • Completed Application Form
    • Dance résumé
    • Headshot
    • Photograph of applicant in first arabesque on leg of choice (en relevé or flat). Applicants must also include sign in photo reading “Martha Graham School Application” and the date.
    • 500-word personal statement explaining your desire to study at the Martha Graham School
    • One letter of recommendation
    • $50 Application Fee

Ready to submit your application? Email all application materials to talesson@marthagraham.org.

STEP 2: AUDITION

Auditions for the 2020 Fall Semester programs and Graham 2 will be conducted online.

Online Audition Deadlines:

  • Monday, July 6: Applications due for international students (all programs)
  • Monday, July 6: Advanced Studies Certificate: Graham 2 Track applications due (international and American students)
  • Friday, August 14: All other program applications due (American students)

Note that international students must complete their applications for any and all programs by July 6 to ensure timely processing of their visa materials.