Trinity / La MaMa Applications are Open!



The Trinity/La MaMa Performing Arts Program in New York City provides full immersion in the NYC theater, dance, and performance communities with the goal of fostering artistic, academic, and personal growth. New York City is the “laboratory” for our studies and artistic explorations. Each week is dedicated to a specific theme that connects all of the ideas and artistic approaches included. The semester culminates with an original student-generated ensemble performance presented by La MaMa at one of our renowned theaters.

Application Deadline: March 15th, 2015

The Trinity/La MaMa Semester includes:
  • Diverse and challenging performance practice classes 
  • Arts internships at carefully selected venues, institutions, and companies throughout the city 
  • Attendance at multiple performances throughout the city each week
  • Group and individual arts explorations of NYC as a field study site 
  • Master classes with an array of cutting-edge artists 
  • Guest speakers discussing contemporary performance trends
  • A comprehensive seminar on contemporary performance
  • An opportunity to develop and perform an ensemble performance piece that at La MaMa 

Fall 2015 Applications

Applications are now available online for the fall 2015 semester. To request a link to the online application, please e-mail or call Program Director Michael Burke at or (917) 309-5098. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through March 15, 2015. Due to limited enrollment, early applications are suggested.