White Mountain Summer Dance Festival

White Mountain Summer Dance Festival at Sarah Lawrence College

July 6 - 27, 2013

Accepting registrations until July 1, or until space is full.

Now celebrating its 34th year, White Mountain Summer Dance Festival offers three weeks of intensive dance training on the campus of Sarah Lawrence College. WMSDF is an exploration of movement and creativity for students, educators, and anyone looking to enrich and deepen his or her understanding of the moving body and the creative process. Under Artistic Director Laura Glenn, WMSDF offers an internationally recognized innovative and comprehensive approach that combines specialized training, personal attention, and hands-on instruction. Nine faculty members work together to present a cohesive curriculum with more than 12 hours of instruction daily. All classes are taught by gifted educators committed to helping participants reach their maximum potential in dance and movement artistry. It is a program that supports breakthroughs in technique, creativity, and life. Enrollment is limited to 40 resident participants to ensure a four-to-one student-to-faculty ratio.

For more information about the festival, please visit www.wmsdf.org

Registration and Fees

Tuition: $1,400 (includes all classes and concerts)
Housing: $1,000 (single bedroom in townhouse-style residence hall)
Meal Plan: $740

To Apply

Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Work-study is available on a limited basis. College hours can usually be arranged with your school. DVD or online submissions are encouraged.

Online Application

You can apply online and pay your application fee here. Please note that until the application fee is received, we cannot guarantee your space in the festival. Once this is received, we will contact you with the next steps to complete your application.

Application by Phone

Call us at (914) 395-2205 to apply over the phone.

Application Confirmation

Upon receipt of your application, application fee, and deposit, we will send you an e-mail including your confirmation letter and an invoice detailing your payment plan. Contact us at (914) 395-2205 or specialprograms@sarahlawrence.edu with any questions. Or, as always, you can visit us at www.wmsdf.org.

Get All the Details

White Mountain Summer Dance Festival brochure cover

To learn more about the White Mountain Summer Dance Festival, including in-depth details on the curriculum, faculty, musicians, and resident companies, please download the Festival brochure (PDF format).

Or, check out the Festival's official Web site at www.wmsdf.org.