AIM Invitational

AIM Invitational

AIM Invitational 2023 | March 31-April 2 

AIM Invitational is a prestigious performance, educational, and scholarship opportunity for young dancers. Held in New York City, this weekend-long event will immerse dancers in a professional production atmosphere while providing training and the chance to connect with new peers. We are thrilled to invite leading dance educators and individuals to submit pieces for consideration!

EVENT DETAILS

Sponsored by BDC’s youth performance company, Arts in Motion, this event offers studios, companies, and individuals the chance to showcase and receive feedback about their pieces from distinguished dance industry professionals. Our event begins Friday evening and ends Sunday evening. Please make travel arrangements accordingly. 

Studios, Companies, or Individuals/Independents are welcome to submit solos, duos, trios, small groups, and large groups. Open to dancers ages 9-18.

The weekend will include:

  • Closed classes for AIM Invitational participants
  • Learning and rehearsing choreography from elite choreographers
  • A professional performance in a New York City theater open to the public 
  • A discounted rate for BDC drop-in classes
  • Scholarships awarded
  • Optional performance footage and photos

The performance will take place at Tribeca Performing Arts Center (199 Chambers St, NYC, 10007).

Rehearsals will take place at Broadway Dance Center (322 W 45th St, NYC, 10036).

Closed classes location TBD.
 

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Works will be considered through a comprehensive selection process. Applicants will be required to submit a video/clip of the performance piece(s) you wish to present. 

For Studios/Companies that are still finalizing choreography, a video/clip of past work in the same style that best represents the submission may be submitted. If accepted, a video/clip of actual work must be submitted by Jan 15, 2023. Note: Individuals/Independents must submit their actual work .

There is a $25 non-refundable submission fee.

  • Each studio/company/individual can submit unlimited pieces
  • Each piece should be limited to a maximum of 3 minutes
  • All styles of dance are welcome to submit

 

AIM Invitational Submission Form

 


If accepted, you will be contacted with registration instructions. Either a deposit (studio/company) or pay in full (individual/independent) will be required to hold your spot.

SUBMISSIONS DUE BY DEC 15, 2022

For additional information or questions, please email invitational@bwydance.com or call 212-457-0035.

 

Registration & Price

Submission Fee: $25
No limit on number of entries per studio.

Event Fee: $95 per dancer

Performance Fee
In addition to event fee.

  • Solo: $150
  • Duo/Trio: $100 per dancer
  • Small Group (4-9 dancers): $75 per dancer
  • Large Group (10+ dancers): $65 per dancer 

 

Non-Refundable STUDIO/COMPANY DEPOSIT: $500
To hold your spot in the AIM Invitational; the deposit will be applied to your final balance due.

Non-Refundable INDIVIDUAL/INDEPENDENT PAY IN FULL: $245
To hold your spot in the AIM Invitational, pay in full is required. 

CLOSING NUMBER CHOREOGRAPHERS

To be announced.

Scholarships generously donated by:

Winter Intensive

Junior Training Program

 

Summer Intensive W65

 

PHOTOS

BROADWAY DANCE CENTER

BDC offers more than 350 drop-in classes a week!
Walk-ins welcome. All levels and styles.
DANCE TODAY!

 

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CONTACT INFO

  • Broadway Dance Center
  •   322 W 45th St • NYC, NY 10036
  •   info@bwydance.com (general info)
  •   212-582-9304 (phone)
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  • Children & Teens • Lincoln Center
  •   37 W65th St • NYC, NY 10023
  •   W65info@bwydance.com
  •   212-457-0035 (phone)