The Limón Institute & Dance Education Present: Teaching Contemporary Limón

Summer Programs

The Limón Institute & Dance Education Present: Teaching Contemporary Limón

This workshop will explore how the Humphrey/Limón principles can inform and enrich dance training today. The program will include daily technique classes, an exploration of the underlying principles, phrases from repertory (contemporary and classic) and the use of rhythm and music in Limón classes. Participants have opportunities to present class materials and contemporary dance phrases.

Dates: July 24 - August 4, 2017

Application Deadline:

May 22, 2017

Costs & Fees:

$55 (Non-Refundable Application Fee)
$950 (Tuition)
$700 (Tuition for NY State Dance Educators) 
$820 (On-Campus Housing and Required Meal Plan)
International Applicant/Student Fee Information

Intended For:

Graduate and Post Graduate Students
Continuing Professionals

Non-Credit Workshop

First session starts at 10am with a two-hour technique class. This will be followed by an orientation to the program, when you will be given a detailed schedule. After a lunch break, there will be two afternoon sessions, ending at 4:30pm.

The workshop is open to teachers and graduates of teaching programs. It is also open to dancers trained in the Humphrey/Limón tradition who are interested in learning to teach the technique. It is designed to guide each participant to find an individual approach to Limón-based teaching. The program's official website can be found here.

What to Expect

Housing & Meal Plan Information

Costs and Fees

Receiving Your Admission Decision

Scholarship & Financial Aid


Contact Us

Program Administration
Summer Programs
212 998 5438
mpap.summer@nyu.edu

Academic Content
Dr. Susan Koff
Dance Education Director
212 992 9384
sk120@nyu.edu