Professional Track (18 & up)

JULY 17 - JULY 21

This one week intensive is geared for professional and college dancers interested in furthering themselves as creative thinkers and who wish to deepen and grow their technical and performance knowledge. This intensive provides a rigorous daily schedule in professional training and creative practice taught by TMP artistic directors, company members, as well as notable guest artists in the dance community. The program will focus on modern dance technique, ballet, improvisation, composition, injury prevention and somatic practices.  In addition to movement courses, the program includes courses designed to support artists in the current field, such as, resume revamp, website marketing, dance on film and community action. As part of our marketing course, each artist will receive dance action shots for their portfolio.


Date: July 17 - 21

Time: M-F 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2592 W 14th St, Cleveland, OH 44113


  • Tuition Fee: 
    • $385 (Early-Bird Due May 1st)
    • $400 (Full-tuition Due June 10th)
  • Tuition Fee Includes:
    • 1 Week of Classes
    • USB Film of Informal Showing at Baldwin Wallace University
    • Photo Package of Dance Action Shots
    • Digital Copies of Photos
    • TMP Summer Intensive Tank
    • 1 ticket voucher for TMP SummerWorks 2017
  • Housing Available upon request (additional fees apply)

Professional Track Audition:

If you are a professional/college student (18 or older) you must attend an audition for level placement. If you can not attend one of our scheduled auditions, please let us know to make other arrangements.

Resident Assistant Opportunity:

Would you like to receive half off tuition for the professional intensive? TMP is looking for RA’s for the pre-professional intensive July 10th - 15th. Please click the link below for more details and to fill out an application!

Audition Details

1. Pre-Register for Audition spot by filling in the form below.

Name *
Please select the audition date you will be attending (More audition dates & locations coming soon)

2. Print & Complete forms below and bring to audition.

3. Bring Resume & Headshot

4. What to expect at your audition:

45 minute modern class

15 minute improvisation



(Audition Required - Free)



April 1st

Baldwin Wallace University

11:30pm - 12:00pm (Registration)

12:00pm - 1:00 pm (Audition)

Location: 95 E Bagley Rd, Berea OH 44017

Kleist Center for Art and Drama

(Dance Studio 115)

April 22nd

University of Akron

1:00pm - 1:30pm (Registration)

1:30pm - 2:30 pm (Audition)

Location: Guzzetta Hall, Akron, OH 44325

(Guzzetta Hall - Studio 191)

                                 April 23rd

                                               Kent State University

                            11:30am - 12:00pm (Registration)

                                   12:00pm - 1:00pm (Audition)

                                    Location: Kent, Ohio 44242

                      B141 Center for the Performing Arts 

                                                           (Studio - TBD)


Thank you to our 2016 Artists!