EtM’s Mission is » To foster a vibrant and prolific performing arts
community around shared resources of space and talent » To increase stability and growth within the artistic community » To help broaden public access to the performing arts.

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This interdisciplinary residency brings choreographers and composers together at the Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning. This is EtM’s first implementation stemming from our Queens Workspace Initiative. A report on this research was released in June 2014. Applications for the 2016-17 EtM Choreographer + Composer Residencies are now closed. This year’s residents have been announced.


Coming Events

Most of these events are free, open to the public, and part of our residency programs. Click through for complete details. See our past events

Thursday, October 13, 2016 6:30 pm
Starlight Club, Symphony House

Exploring the Metropolis (EtM) invites you to join us for a special evening celebrating and raising funds to support the work we do in securing…