Intermediate and advanced students proficient in ballet and modern who are responsible and independent.

Applications are taken into consideration on a rolling basis. We accept up to 15 students each year. Please fill out the application in its entirety in order to be considered for a spot for 2021's program. Confirmation will be sent out no later than 2 weeks after complete application is received.

tuition and fees

Total tuition: $1900.00
Application fee: $100.00
No refunds after May 1st


Payments via PayPal or check are accepted. Please make checks out to:

Iron Jade Productions

Please note: The cost of tuition does not include flight tickets, train tickets between residencies, housing, or food.


For assistance finding flights or accommodations, email us!

Application process

how to pay your registration fee



ATTN: Giada Matteini

4761 Broadway Apt 2S

New York, NY 10034

Dancer applicants are to learn both the contemporary and ballet phrases from the videos linked below. Applicants are to record themselves performing it to the best of their ability, upload this video performance to either YouTube or Vimeo, and share the link via the Application Form.

Complete applications include:

  1. Application Form

  2. If accepted, payment of $100.00 registration fee

Applications Open: September 15, 2020

Last Day to apply: May 1, 2021 OR until all 15 spots are filled.

All materials must be submitted for an application to be considered complete. If you have issues with the Google Form or require assistance with your application, please contact us

WAIVER: Applications and auditions are performed at your own risk. By participating in the application process, you expressly agree to release and discharge Iron Jade Productions and Giada Matteini from any and all claims or causes of action. Through your participation, you agree to voluntarily give up or waive any right that you may otherwise have to bring a legal action against Giada Matteini for personal injury or property damage that may occur while performing the application or audition process.

TDH International is sponsored with Performance Zone Inc (dba The Field), a not-for-profit, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organization serving the performing arts community. Contributions to The Field earmarked for Iron Jade Productions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. 

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