Company: Merce Cunningham Trust
Compensation: MCT Stipends

Merce Cunningham Trust Workshop Audition

April 30, 2017
New York City Center Studios – 130 West 56th Street
11:00am – 2:00pm (Warm-up begins promptly at 11:30am)

The audition is for the Cross Currents and Sounddance workshops listed below. If selected, you may be asked to participate in either one or both workshops and will receive daily technique classes free of charge. Regular attendance in class is required and rehearsals are at City Center Studios unless otherwise stated. A limited number of MCT stipends will be awarded for these workshops based on the April 30th audition as well as previous participation in classes and workshops. To register, complete the application on our website here and send it to by April 27th. 

Cross Currents (1964)
led by Jennifer Goggans (MCDC 2000 – 2011) and Dylan Crossman (MCDC 2009 – 2011)
May 15 – 19, 2017

Rehearsal Schedule
Technique Class (M – F) @ 12:15pm – 1:45pm
May 15 – 19 (M – F) @ 2pm – 5pm

Final Showing: May 19

Sounddance (1975)
led by Jean Freebury (MCDC 1992 – 2003) and Meg Harper (MCDC 1968 – 1977)
June 5 – 23, 2017

Rehearsal Schedule
June 5 – 9 (M – F) @ Juilliard, 10:30am – 3:30pm
June 12 – 16 (M – F) @ Juilliard, 10:30am – 3:30pm
June 19 – 23 (M – F) @ City Center, 2pm – 6pm

Final Showing: June 23

If you are interested in the workshops but cannot make the audition, please mention that on the application. Further consideration will be determined on a case-by-case basis. For any questions, contact Gary Champi at


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