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Job Opportunities

TitleOrganizationLocationDescriptionApplyApplication Deadline
Advancement AssociateBallet Co.LaboratorySaint Paul, MN Ballet Co.Laboratory’s Advancement Assistant works in conjunction with the Managing / Artistic Directors, along with the Marketing team to advance Ballet Co.Laboratory’s revenue streams, brand awareness, and patron stewardship. Send your cover letter and resume to Rachel Koep at rkoep@nullballetcolaboratory.orgJuly 24, 2024
Administrative AssistantChamber Dance ProjectWashington DCPart-time, 10 hours per week starting at $26/hour, 46-48 weeks/year with additional work hours possible for events and performance season. One day per week in the office Mon-Thurs, remainder remote, work at events and performances"To apply email a cover letter, resume, and two references with Administrative
Assistant/Member Services Position in subject line to apply@nullchamberdance.org by August
1, 2024"
August 1, 2024
Academy Instructor, BalletCharlotte BalletCharlotte, NCBallet Dance Instructor teaching within our lower schoolIf interested, please apply via the Indeed posting: https://www.indeed.com/job/academy-instructor-ballet-dance-instructionperforming-arts-9b4fc944971b8c6c7/31/2024
Academy Instructor, Musical Theatre & ContemporaryCharlotte BalletCharlotte, NCDance Instructor teaching Musical Theatre and Contemporary within our lower school academyif interested, please apply via the Indeed job posting: https://www.indeed.com/job/academy-instructor-musical-theatre-contemporary-dance-instructionperforming-arts-7ef86307f7c24c447/31/2024
Education & Community Engagement Teaching ArtistColorado Ballet CompanyDenver, COThe Colorado Ballet Education & Community Engagement Department is seeking motivated individuals for the position of Teaching Artist. There are openings for both Tier 1 and Tier 2 Teaching Artists. Tier 1 Teaching Artists will teach regularly for the Every Body Dance! afterschool enrichment program and workshops, while Tier 2 Teaching Artists will teach specialized dance styles on an on-call basis. The position is part-time, with varying hours depending on the programs. Teaching Artists will work offsite at schools and community centers, and may also teach virtually. The ideal candidates are practicing artists with professional performing experience, come from diverse artistic traditions, and are passionate about sharing their artistry with students of all ages and backgrounds. They should also be enthusiastic about teaching, expressive, and have experience creating choreographic phrases. The hourly rates vary for student teachers, assistant teachers, and lead teachers, and there are opportunities for administrative time. The department is committed to diversity, inclusion, accessibility, and belonging, and encourages individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.Please visit https://coloradoballet.org/Jobs-And-Volunteer-Opportunities for full job description and application instructions.August 30, 2024
Children's Ballet TeacherColorado Ballet CompanyDenver, COThe Colorado Ballet Academy is looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic Children’s Ballet Teacher for the 2024-2025 Academy year, starting in August 2024. The ideal candidate should be able to create an engaging and supportive learning environment for young students, teaching ballet classes for children ages 3 to 9 and parent-tot classes for children ages 1.5 to 3. The teacher will be responsible for preparing lesson plans, guiding students through the curriculum, providing feedback to supervisors and guardians, setting choreography for performances, and attending monthly teacher meetings and trainings. The requirements include extensive training in classical ballet with a minimum of 3 years of teaching experience, certification in ABT NTC, RAD or CCA, a strong understanding of child development, and excellent communication and interpersonal skills.For detailed job description and instructions on how to apply, visit https://coloradoballet.org/Jobs-And-Volunteer-Opportunities. July 15, 2024
Development and Administration ManagerDance Loft on 14Washington, DCThe Development and Administration Manager position is an opportunity for an energetic arts enthusiast to support arts programming at Dance Loft on 14. This position is both strategic and tactical and will work closely with the Executive Director. The Manager will be a core team member with essential responsibilities in our facility-based programs and services, working under the direct supervision of the Executive Director. The Development and Administration Manager will manage development and administration efforts while creating new strategies to reach and convert patrons and audience members. The incumbent will have a core role in ensuring the quality of Dance Loft’s studio operations, which are foundational to our many programs. As a core team member, the Manager will often collaborate and assist with other core activities including DL productions, classes, educational programs, summer camp development and marketing. Please email your cover letter, resume and salary requirements to Holly@nulldanceloft14.org and include Development and Administration Manager in your subject line.Rolling
Communications ManagerDanspace ProjectNew York City, New YorkDanspace Project seeks a full-time Communications Manager. To learn more about Danspace and find the full job posting and job description, please visit WWW.DANSPACEPROJECT.ORG/OPPORTUNITIES"Please send a brief cover letter or email introduction, and resume with at least two references to “jobs@nulldanspaceproject.org”. The subject line for the email should be: “Communications Manager”.
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July 15, 2024 or rolling till candidate is found
Technical DirectorHouston BalletHouston, TXThe Technical Director is responsible for drafting, generating & distributing all technical paperwork for every company production. This position manages & supervises all work activities of the Union stage crew at the warehouse and while in production at the theater or on tour. Working closely with the Director of Production and the APM, the Technical Director is integral in the assessment, planning, budget forecasting and archiving of all company productions and tours.Apply Here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=143110&clientkey=57516344665171F94892344D2B7528E208/01/2024
Full-time Manager, Houston Ballet Academy Costume ShopHouston Ballet Houston, TXReporting to the Head of Costumes, the Houston Ballet Academy Costume Shop Manager is responsible for the daily management of all Houston Ballet Academy-related activities in the costume workroom. Please Apply Here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=151781&clientkey=57516344665171F94892344D2B7528E208/27/2024
Full-time Production Manager Houston Ballet Houston, TXThe Production Manager works as a close liaison to the Head of Production at Houston Ballet with a primary focus on managing and implementing the current company and academy season in one of the world’s most prestigious ballet companies. The PM is tasked with the dissemination of information, calendaring, scheduling, and assisting with the management of current show budgets and logistics.Please Apply Here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=153867&clientkey=57516344665171F94892344D2B7528E208/20/24
Full-time Associate Director, Student Life Houston Ballet HoustonThe Associate Director of Student Life oversees all aspects of student life for the Houston Ballet Academy, including residential life, career planning, health & wellness and student activities. The Associate Director of Student Life communicates regularly with students, their families and the Academy faculty and staff. The successful candidate is detail-oriented, but flexible, can multi-task in a high-volume, fast-paced environment and has experience of working with teenagers.Please Apply Here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=154048&clientkey=57516344665171F94892344D2B7528E2n/a
Full-time Gift OfficerHouston BalletHouston, TXReporting to the Director of Individual Giving, the Gift Officer contributes to fundraising efforts on behalf of Houston Ballet by managing a personal portfolio of Ambassador-level and Arabesque Society donors and prospects. Highly externally focused, this position engages donors and prospects through personal meetings, stewardship and cultivation events and at performances and other special events. The Gift Officer creates and strengthens relationships between donors and Houston Ballet and is an integral part of the Individual Giving team’s goal to build a community of donor dance enthusiasts.Please Apply Here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=154161&clientkey=57516344665171F94892344D2B7528E2n/a
Full-time Institutional Giving Coordinator Houston BalletHouston, TXUnder the supervision of the Assistant Director of Institutional Giving, the Institutional Giving Coordinator provides administrative support to the Institutional Giving team and is responsible for timely gift acknowledgment and coordinating benefits fulfillment for donors. A successful candidate will have strong communication and organization skills, as well as an interest in the arts. The Institutional Giving team oversees a portfolio of 70+ dedicated corporate, foundation, and government funders and is responsible for raising $3-5 million annually to support the mission, work, and goals of Houston Ballet.Please Apply Here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=154168&clientkey=57516344665171F94892344D2B7528E2n/a
Full - time Stage ManagerHouston Ballet Houston, TXThis position, in partnership with the rest of the Stage Management team, is responsible for calling shows or serving as deck stage manager on all Houston Ballet productions at home or on tour as assigned. The Stage Management team is responsible for providing proactive support to all resident and visiting artistic staff for all of their studio, A/V, and rehearsal needs. The position will also provide support to the Houston Ballet Academy and Houston Ballet II for their rehearsals and performances.Apply Here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs?clientkey=57516344665171F94892344D2B7528E2n/a
Head of School, Indianapolis School of BalletIndianapolis BalletIndianapolis, INThe Indianapolis School of Ballet was founded on August 21, 2006 following the legacy of George Balanchine, “But First, a School.” With the Company firmly established January 2018, the School remains an integral component of the program of the Indianapolis Ballet operating under the same Board of Directors and the same 501(c)(3) designation. The new Head of School shall be a forward-thinking individual who has a compassionate, thorough, meticulous, and thoughtful approach to teaching, oversight, and accountability, reporting to the Artistic Director. The Indianapolis Ballet is committed to Equity, Inclusion, Diversity and Access. The Head of School is expected to hold up these values in our School.Send resume, cover letter, and CV (if available) to jobs@nullindyballet.org. Please write "Head of School" in the subject line.July 17, 2024
Full-time Rehearsal Director & Outreach ManagerIndianapolis BalletIndianapolis, INIndianapolis Ballet is seeking a seasoned individual to teach, rehearse, and prepare professional artists for productions and performances, support the training, development, and progress of professional artists, run day-to-day operations within designated areas, and oversee the Indy Ballet Classrooms and Young Men's Scholarship Outreach Programs.Send resume, cover letter, and a list of references to jobs@nullindyballet.org. Please include "Rehearsal Director & Outreach Manager" in the subject line. For more details, visit indyballet.org/careers.August 5, 2024
Choreographers and Modern Dancers WantedJordan Skopp, FoulBallSafetyNowFL, NYHave you been a modern dancer or ballet artist? Do you crave the chance to defy convention and create groundbreaking choreography? If so, we want to hear from you! Who We're Looking For: - Passionate choreographers and modern dancers - Artists who are eager to push boundaries and explore new creative territories - Individuals comfortable with performing and creating in different environments, including swimming pools (6 to 8 feet depth) - Experienced dancers ready to contribute innovative ideas and collaborate. Requirements: - Professional experience in modern dance or ballet - Strong creative vision and willingness to experiment - Comfort and proficiency in swimming, with the ability to perform in water depths of 6 to 8 feet - Enthusiasm for working on unique, immersive projects Why Join Us? - Opportunity to be part of a pioneering project that merges dance and aquatic environments - Showcase your work in groundbreaking productions that captivate and inspire audiences How to Apply: If you're ready to make waves in the world of dance and bring your innovative ideas to life, we'd love to hear from you. Dive into a new era of dance and choreography with us. Let's create something extraordinary together!If you're ready to make waves in the world of dance and bring your innovative ideas to life, we'd love to hear from you. Dive into a new era of dance and choreography with us. Let's create something extraordinary together! Please email your resume to jordanskopp@nullhotmail.com.07/26/2024
Development and Administration ManagerMoveius Contemporary BalletWashington, DCThe Development and Administration Manager position is an opportunity for an energetic arts enthusiast to support arts programming at Dance Loft on 14. This position is both strategic and tactical and will work closely with the Executive Director. The Manager will be a core team member with essential responsibilities in our facility-based programs and services, working under the direct supervision of the Executive Director. The Development and Administration Manager will manage development and administration efforts while creating new strategies to reach and convert patrons and audience members. The incumbent will have a core role in ensuring the quality of Dance Loft’s studio operations, which are foundational to our many programs. As a core team member, the Manager will often collaborate and assist with other core activities including DL productions, classes, educational programs, summer camp development and marketing. Please email your resume and cover letter to Executive Director, Holly Oliver holly@nulldanceloft14.orgJuly 31, 2024
Patron Services ManagerPeace CenterGreenville, SCIn conjunction with the Director of Patron Services, the Patron Services Manager is partly responsible for managing all front-of-house operations during events including house management, cross-team coordination, merchandise, patron accessibility, and guest safety. Together, they develop and maintain procedures and staffing to ensure a welcoming, safe, and accommodating guest experience.
Patron Services Manager also performs FOH staff scheduling, engages the volunteer corps to build train and retain suitable numbers to support the growing performance calendar. Patron Services Manager collaborates with the Director of Patron Services to ensure that guest safety plans are updated to reflect current best practices and manages the training calendar for the FOH and Security Teams.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES (Include, but are not limited to)
• Working with cross-team event leads (F&B, Front of House, Security, Box Office, Engineering and Building Services) and other support staff to ensure successful execution of all public performances.
• Managing and creating schedules for Front of House paid staff and volunteers.
• Ensuring the highest levels of guest service and satisfaction are achieved by monitoring guest interactions, mapping them, and coordinating with the Operations Teams to reduce or eliminate points of high friction.
• Greeting guests, obtaining feedback, and effectively shepherding guest complaints into positive outcomes.
• Serving as overall front-of-house leadership for performance events.
• Maintaining an effective recruitment, training, and retention program for paid and volunteer usher staff.
• Monitoring Peace Center accessibility assets and identifying resources to meet or exceed ADA standards, including communicating with staff and guests.
• Working with all Peace Center Departments, Resident Companies, and rental clients to ensure the overall success of events.
• Monitoring and maintaining standards for lobbies and audience chambers and coordinating with other departments for upgrades, heavy repairs, or deep cleaning.
• Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS
• Bachelor’s degree preferred.
• Minimum of three (3) years of experience in Venue Management, preferably in PACs.
• Working knowledge of life-safety, ADA, and Crowd Management compliance. Degrees or certifications in these areas are a plus.
• Experience with developing and conducting successful training programs.
• Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. Experience with Asana or Visio are a plus.
• Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills crucial. Good written and verbal communication skills are important.
• Strong time management, organization, and task prioritization skills.
• Experience using Artsvision, VenueOps, MindBody, Ungerboeck, or other time-space-data management applications.
• Demonstrated management experience in group assemblies of 250+ at a venue. PAC experience preferred.
• Proven event-based real-time situational awareness and an understanding of how various departments' roles affect the optimal guest experience, and the presence of mind to preemptively direct staff to avoid potential problems or minimize undesirable impacts.
• Essential for this position is the implementation of exceptional guest service and a commitment to exacting standards of customer care.
• Must be able to tactfully handle challenging situations while maintaining a focus on guest experience.
• Strong organizational skills and an ability to switch focal priorities without losing composure.
• Work hours will include shifting between days, evenings, and weekends though, when averaged over time, the position is not expected to be more than a full-time job.
Apply Here : https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=6200751&B_ID=91&fid=1&Adid=0&ssbgcolor=FFFFFF&SearchScreenID=24601&CountryID=3&LanguageID=27/18/2024
Director of Education and Community EngagementPerforming Arts HoustonHouston, TXThe Director of Education and Community Engagement (ECE) is responsible for leading the comprehensive education, community, and extended programming for Performing Arts Houston (PAH), a non-profit multi-disciplinary presenter in Houston Texas. The Director of Education will work with the CEO, Director of Artistic Programs, Education Staff and ECE Committee to conceive, develop and execute a broad spectrum of effective, relevant, accessible, diverse and inclusive programs that promote awareness, arts education and appreciation of the performing arts aligned with our strategic plan. Director will oversee Education Manager, Interns, Volunteers, and Education Contract Employees.To Apply: Submit resume and email identifying interest to: employment@nullperformingartshouston.org8/15/24
Artistic Coordinator/SchedulerPhiladelphia BalletPhiladelphia, PASummary/Objective: The Artistic Coordinator and Scheduler is responsible for all Company scheduling including coordination of dancer schedules, wardrobe fittings, shoe fittings, pianist, choreographers and repetiteur’s rehearsals in accordance with AGMA’s CBA. The Artistic Coordinator and Scheduler works closely with all Artistic and Administrative staff as needed to ensure there are cohesive artistic operations related to performance, scheduling, production, CEPP events, and studio events. This position reports to the General Manager and Director of Artistic Operations and works closely with the Artistic Director to make sure all casting is accurate, and each ballet receives the required number of rehearsal hours and assists the Artistic Director with communications related to dancers, wardrobe, production, and shoe department.https://philadelphiaballet.bamboohr.com/careers/87 09/09/2025
Rehearsal DirectorPhiladelphia BalletPhiladelphia, PASummary/Objective: The Rehearsal Director fulfills the duties of all artistic operations, manages in-studio company rehearsals and performances, and teaches Company Classes. The role shall work closely with the Artistic Staff, PB General Manager/Director Artistic Operations, PB Company Manager, PB Production Director, SPB Director, SPB Artistic Coordinator. This position reports to the Artistic Director for all responsibilities/duties.https://philadelphiaballet.bamboohr.com/careers/8809/29/2025
Choreographer SearchPointeworksSan Diego, CAPointeworks seeks to commission a new short ballet for the 2025 Summer Season. Rehearsal period will be held mid-May to June 2025."About: Pointeworks seeks to commission a new short ballet for the 2025 Summer Season. Rehearsal period will be held mid-May to June 2025.

Compensation: $3500 in full; creation and licensing of the work; plus travel costs and accommodation for a 2-3 week residency to create the work.

Location: San Diego, California

Eligibility: All choreographers are welcome to apply. Must hold the rights to work in the USA, and minimum of 18 year of age. Looking for choreographers with a background in classical and contemporary ballet, their own unique style, and the ability to exhibit emotional depth in their work.

Deadline to Apply: September 1, 2024

How to Apply: Submit your resume and reel of recent works to company@nullpointeworks.org for consideration.

https://www.pointeworks.org/careers
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September 1, 2024
Artistic DirectorRoyal Winnipeg BalletWinnipeg, MB, CanadaThe Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) enriches the human experience by teaching, creating and performing outstanding dance. Founded in 1939, RWB is the longest continuously operating ballet company in North America. The RWB is a leader, renowned for classical ballet and for pushing the boundaries of dance, including through the prestigious RWB School and its Professional and Recreational divisions. The Artistic Director is the inspirational leader of the company and the school, providing creative leadership and a compelling vision for the future of the RWB, aligned with its multi-year strategy. The Artistic Director advances the organization artistically in programming, performance, and pedagogy, ensuring technical excellence, promoting virtuosic versatility, and advancing the organization’s commitment to Reconciliation, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. A talented communicator and relationship builder, the Artistic Director will be an ambassador to the public, government, business, community, and arts leaders, subscribers, patrons, donors, volunteers, the media, and the national and international dance communities.Reporting to a dedicated Board of Directors, the Artistic Director will collaborate effectively and collegially with the RWB’s talented Executive Director to build audience engagement and to realize artistic and strategic goals.As co-leaders, the Artistic Director and Executive Director share responsibility for building upon the RWB’s storied history, enhancing its national and international reputation, and nurturing a healthy organizational culture through open communication, collaboration, and a shared commitment to the highest levels of artistic excellence and success. This is an opportunity to become part of the lively Winnipeg arts community, and to build upon 85 remarkable years."The Royal Winnipeg Ballet is committed to an inclusive and diverse environment that values, respects and supports all individuals. The organization aims to have a workforce representative of the diversity within its community, and welcomes and encourages applicants from various backgrounds including women, Indigenous people, racialized people, disabled people, people of all sexual and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification endeavours.
Applications will be reviewed immediately upon receipt. Please indicate your interest in the opportunity by submitting a cover letter and resume to https://caldwell.thriveapp.ly/job/1153."
Open until position filled
Director of DevelopmentSaint Louis Dance TheatreSt. Louis, MOSaint Louis Dance Theatre seeks its first, full-time Director of Development, which means an entrepreneurial spirit, innovative-strategist, and vibrant, technically-strong go-getter. You will oversee all fundraising activities for a nonprofit organization with a $1 million annual operating budget and a three-year, $3 million capacity-building campaign. Reporting to the Executive Director, this pivotal role in an evolution in the company's history, is your opportunity to shape and execute a dynamic development strategy, from annual giving to major gifts and beyond. We’re looking for a driven, passionate advocate for St. Louis’ arts and culture vibrancy, who is thrilled to resource the artistically-excellent and creatively-just vision of our Artistic Director, Kirven Douthit-Boyd.Visit https://www.saintlouisdancetheatre.org/employment-opportunities for a full job description and application.July 15, 2024
Technical ManagerSan Francisco BalletSan Francisco, CAUnder supervision of the Production Director, the Technical Manager is responsible to efficiently assist in the day to day managing of the production department and the successful mounting of all SFB productions, SFB School, SFB School, and Trainee Performances, as well as Special Events Please apply online, at our website: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=138893&clientkey=8B9869DF244F4CB5AFD45FCA35EF28F3Open until filled
Dance in Schools & Communities (DISC) Teaching ArtistSan Francisco BalletSan Francisco, CA Under supervision of the Senior Manager of Education Programs and the Associate Director of Education, Dance in Schools and Communities (DISC) Teaching Artists are responsible for planning and implementing high-quality, standards-based, culturally responsive dance education classes for SF Ballet’s DISC residency program and youth education programs. DISC Teaching Artists are committed to learning and teaching the SF Ballet DISC curriculum and delivering engaging age-appropriate dance instruction for Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade students in diverse educational settings including school cafeterias, auditoriums, and multi-purpose spaces.Please apply online, at our website: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=140806&clientkey=8B9869DF244F4CB5AFD45FCA35EF28F3Open until filled.
Dance in Schools & Communities Musical Accompanist (Drummer)San Francisco BalletSan Francisco, CA Under supervision of the Senior Manager of Education Programs, the purpose of this position is to provide live musical accompaniment/drumming that elevates and supports the dance curriculum for SF Ballet’s Dance in Schools and Communities (DISC) youth education programs. DISC Accompanists are professional teaching artists and musicians, with specialization in drumming and percussive music from various cultures, who have experience drumming for dance classes and working in diverse educational settings with PK-12th grade students. DISC Accompanists work collaboratively with DISC Dance Teaching Artists to deliver high-quality arts education programming, provide engaging age-appropriate accompaniment that supports the dance curriculum, and assist with classroom management and ensure for a successful DISC Residency for SFUSD students. DISC Residency classes are taught during the school day at SFUSD school sites in diverse settings including school cafeterias, auditoriums, and multi-purpose room spaces. DISC Accompanists must have reliable transportation and be willing to bring their own musical instruments (drums) with them to each residency site.Please apply online, at our website: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=140810&clientkey=8B9869DF244F4CB5AFD45FCA35EF28F3Open until filled.
Director of Individual GivingSan Francisco BalletSan Francisco, CA Reporting to the Chief Philanthropy Officer and collaborating closely with the Senior Director of Leadership Giving, the Director of Individual Giving is responsible for leading a culture shift from transaction-based fundraising to impact-driven philanthropy, raising essential operating revenue for SF Ballet through the Annual Fund, major gifts, bequests, and special event support. The Director supervises, manages, and mentors the Major Gifts Officer; Senior Manager, Individual Giving; Individual and Planned Giving Officer; Development Stewardship Coordinator; and the Individual Giving Coordinator to implement the season’s individual giving fundraising strategy for Friends, Christensen Society, Chairman’s Council, and Jocelyn Vollmar Legacy Circle donors; and special event purchases. The Director also carries the responsibility of cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding a major gifts portfolio of current donors and prospects in the $50k+ range. Additionally, the Director works closely with the Senior Director of Leadership Giving to align strategies for special campaigns.Please apply online, at our website: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=136964&clientkey=8B9869DF244F4CB5AFD45FCA35EF28F3Open until filled
Managing Director South Chicago Dance Theatre Chicago, ILSouth Chicago Dance Theatre is hiring a Managing Director to join our leadership team. Visit southchicagodancetheatre.com to learn more. Job Title: Managing Director Reports To: Director of Vision and Strategy Department: Administrative Schedule: Full Time Year One Salary Range: $65,000-$70,000 Benefits: Health Insurance, Dental and Vision Insurance Projected Start Date: August 15, 2024 To Apply: Submit a resume, two references, writing sample, cover letter, and a headshot to employment@nullsouthchicagodancetheatre.com.July 15, 2024
Ballet teacher or advanced student The Fig ClubErbil KurdistanThe first ballet school in Erbil, The Fig Club, is searching for a ballet teacher or advanced ballet student to further its mission in broadening the scope of the arts community in Kurdistan. Every two years TFC puts on a large scale musical, to see our (website TheFigClub.com and instagram TheFigClub)"Monthly salary $1500-2000, visa costs, and a monthly budget for accommodation is provided.
Duties:
Instructing students ages 4 and up
Up to 30 teaching hours/week
Assist in TFC events, and extra performance practices
Qualifications:
Proficient knowledge and ability to perform proper ballet technique
Experience teaching children
Any experience with RAD syllabus is an asset.
You can be a student and we provide RAD training
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September 2024
Executive DirectorThe National Ballet of CanadaTorontoThe National Ballet of Canada (NBOC) performs works of classical and contemporary ballet around the world, across Canada, and in Toronto at the stunning Four Seasons Centre. Consistently ranked amongst the top ten ballet companies in the world, the NBOC is the fourth-largest company in North America, with its own orchestra, rehearsal, administration, and production facilities. The NBOC has grown from strength to strength during its 70+ years, thrilling audiences with some of the finest productions on the planet. By every measure – artistic, financial, and reputational – The National Ballet of Canada is in a strong position, made possible by bold and judicious artistic, administrative, and governance leadership. This is an oppor¬tunity to partner with Artistic Director Hope Muir to advance and realize the NBOC’s vision and future plans as its next Executive Director. Through your professional career or as an experienced volunteer board member, you have come to appreciate the nature of leadership in a complex, high-profile performing arts organization. As a trusted partner to the Artistic Director, you will embrace the dynamics of co-leadership – working together collaboratively for a single purpose and knowing when to move forward and when to pause. You will support the development of new repertoire and the Company’s drive for excellence while embedding the principles of diversity and inclusion in its work at home and on tour. Central to this will be the application of your proven experience in ensuring and strengthening the Company’s sound financial position and the executive leadership of marketing, audience engagement, new audience development, donor stewardship and diversification, EDI initiatives, education and community outreach programs, fiscal management, production, contract/union negotiations, human resource management, organizational culture and employee engagement, and information technology services. You work effectively with a Board, and build trusted relationships with key supporters – audiences, governments, sponsors, donors, granting councils, foundations, and partners and peers in the arts community. Strategic, diplomatic, disciplined, financially astute, innovative, and a talented public speaker and negotiator, you also are a trusted coach, mentor, and inspiring team leader. This is an opportunity to engage your general management skills, your knowledge of today’s performing arts market – its challenges and its untapped potential – and realize a strategic plan that will bring to the world the incomparable delight, passion, and illumination that dance at its best can provide."Application Process

The National Ballet of Canada is committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible, and equitable environment where employees feel valued and respected. The organization is committed to reflecting the diversity of our community, our city, and our country, and strives to ensure its recruitment and selection processes are bias-free. As such, we welcome and encourage applications from qualified candidates of all cultures, ethnicities, gender identities, sexual orientations, and abilities. The recruiting team will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

Applications will be reviewed immediately upon receipt. | Address: 470 Queens Quay W, Toronto, ON M5V 3K4| Permanent position | Language of work: English | Requirements: relevant executive leadership experience, ideally in a co-leadership model, in the performing arts, or a combination of private sector executive leadership experience and extensive contributions to the performing arts as a volunteer | Please indicate your interest in the opportunity by submitting a cover letter and resume to https://caldwell.thriveapp.ly/job/1155.
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August 20, 2024
Executive AssistantThe Washington BalletWashington DCThe Washington Ballet seeks an Executive Assistant (EA) who will directly support the Executive Director and Artistic Director. The EA will function as a right hand to both and be involved in shepherding and executing day-to-day tasks and special projects, within a vibrant and complex performing arts and education nonprofit organization. The EA will also work with the organization’s leadership team and regularly engage with The Washington Ballet’s Board of Directors and external partners.  Please submit your resume, cover letter and three references. https://washingtonballet.isolvedhire.com/jobs/ Please submit your resume, cover letter and three references.
Community Engagement AssociateThe Washington BalletWashington, DCThe Community Engagement Associate’s role is to assist in managing and overseeing the day-to-day operations of TWB’s Dance DC program, Student Matinee program, Dance for All, and Meet a Dancer activations.Please submit your resume, cover letter, and three references. 8/15/2024
Managing DirectorThreads Dance ProjectMinnepolis, MN Position Title: Managing Director (1.0 FTE) Job Description: The Managing Director works in partnership with and reports to the Artistic/Executive Director to guide the company’s voice and vision. The Managing Director is responsible for the Business Operations including the Marketing, Communications and Fund Development strategies of Threads Dance Project. The Managing Director also oversees program development and programming at the Threads Dance Nexus. Reports To: Artist/Executive Director. Direct Reports: Fund Development Coordinator, Program and Engagement Coordinator, Consultants and Contractors. apply here - https://www.threadsdance.org/job-opportunities/July 17, 2024
Assistant Professor of Dance (non-tenure)University of AlabamaTuscaloosa, ALThis non-tenure, renewable-contract assistant professor position will be responsible for teaching dance appreciation, dance pedagogy, composition and improvisation, dance history or aesthetics, graduate research methods, or dance anatomy/kinesiology, teaching studio dance techniques at all levels in jazz styles, ballet, and/or non-Western forms, and mentoring undergraduate and graduate student teaching, choreography, and research. All renewable contract assistant professors are expected to engage in service/academic citizenship appropriate to their area and expertise. Additionally, they are expected to maintain a good level of performance in the classroom and/or other appropriate instructional settings and to contribute to the overall instructional effectiveness of the academic programs in which they have assigned duties. This position includes an expectation for research and creative activity, though for a small portion of the overall load. Opportunities will be available to choreograph, rehearsal direct, or re-stage masterworks on students for the pre-professional company Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre and other dance productions, as well as coach student creative work and serve as artistic director for student-choreographed concerts. The position will also participate in the recruitment, mentoring, and advising of students at the graduate and undergraduate levels."Minimum Requirements
Master of Fine Arts in Dance or related field. Record of successful teaching at the college and/or university level. Candidates should demonstrate a clear commitment to pedagogical approaches that serve all students, and a record of work using diverse and collaborative perspectives. Good communication and organizational skills are imperative.

Instructions and Required Materials for Application
To apply, go to http://careers.ua.edu/cw/en-us/job/523877. Review will begin immediately and remain open until filled. Submit a letter of application, specifically addressing how your qualifications, training, and experience meet the stated needs of the position, a detailed dance curriculum vitae, and the names and contact for two current references. Send links to teaching samples to Sarah M. Barry, smbarry@nullua.edu. Additional questions may be directed to Prof. Barry."
July 31, 2024
Instructor of CostumesUniversity of AlabamaTuscaloosa, ALThis one-year renewable full-time Instructor position will design and build costumes for dance performances, mentor graduate student costume designers and technicians through the production process and teach costume design and technology classes in theatre and dance such as stretch fabric construction, dyeing, and/or related crafts. The Department of Theatre and Dance typically produces 8-10 productions per academic year supported by the costume studio. All Full Time Instructors are expected to engage in service/academic citizenship appropriate to their area and expertise. Additionally, they are expected to maintain a good level of performance in the classroom and/or other appropriate instructional settings and to contribute to the overall instructional effectiveness of the academic programs in which they have assigned duties. This position will not be expected to prepare or publish original scholarship. Load will consist of time divided amongst designing and building costumes, overseeing student work in the costume shop, and teaching design and tech courses for the department."Minimum Qualifications
Master of Fine Arts degree, experience designing and building costumes for dance, minimum 5 years’ experience working in a costume studio with multiple projects, and evidence of advanced patternmaking and construction skills to include flat pattern, draping, costume construction, tailoring, dyeing, and crafts. Candidates should demonstrate a clear commitment to pedagogical approaches that serve all students, and a record of work using diverse and collaborative perspectives. Good communication and organizational skills are imperative, as several productions will be in process at the same time.

Instructions and Required Materials for Application
To apply, go to https://careers.ua.edu/cw/en-ua/job/523875. Review will begin June 14, 2024, and remain open until filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter addressing interest and qualifications for position, curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three current references. Additional questions may be directed to Prof. Dominic Yeager (dmyeager@nullua.edu)."
July 19, 2024
Assistant Instructor OR Assistant Professor of Instruction, Costume Studio SupervisorUniversity of South FloridaTampa, FL"The College of The Arts at the University of South Florida in Tampa is seeking a Faculty Instructor /Costume Studio Supervisor to support performance activities in the College and costume related instruction in the School of Theatre & Dance beginning August 2024. Responsible for the management, operations, maintenance, and organization of the costume studio and related areas for performance and instruction. Typically assigned one three-credit costume course each semester. QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum: • Terminal degree (MFA) in Theatre, Costume Design, Costume Technology, or related design area from an accredited institution, or equivalent professional experience. • Knowledge of current practices, techniques, technology, and issues as related to teaching costume technology are essential. • Strong artistic and design sensibilities, with an eye for detail and composition. • Excellent communication and teamwork skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams. Preferred: • Minimum of two years professional experience after completion of terminal degree. • An awareness of current theatrical, entertainment, opera, and dance production practices. • Experience collaborating on film or television productions, understanding the unique challenges and workflows involved in integrating virtual production into traditional media. • Experience in costume design for live performances. Reference the following link for additional information, full posting, and application: https://gems.usf.edu:4440/psp/gemspro-tam/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=37005&PostingSeq=1"https://gems.usf.edu:4440/psp/gemspro-tam/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=37005&PostingSeq=1August 2, 2024
Executive DirectorWhim W'Him Contemporary DanceSeattle, WAWhim W'Him, a Seattle-based dance company, seeks a dynamic and experienced Executive Director to lead our innovative dance organization. The Executive Director will work in partnership with the Artistic Director and staff to realize Whim W’Him’s mission, vision, and values. Whim W’Him is at an important and exciting stage of growth and expansion. In addition to ensuring the long-term financial sustainability of the organization, the Executive Director will be responsible for managing and overseeing the administration, program execution, and strategic planning. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors.Interested candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting a resume, cover letter and references via email: kathleen@nullwhimwhim.orgOpen until filled.
Administrative DirectorZikr Dance EnsembleLittleton, ColoradoZikr Dance Ensemble is looking for an Administrative Director with experience in non-profit management, marketing and developmentsend CV with references to: davidtaylor.zikr@nullhotmail.comAugust 15, 2024

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Company MemberFull Radius DanceAtlanta, GAFull Radius Dance is holding auditions for dancers with apparant and/or non apparant disabilities as well as dancers who do not identify as disabled. Auditionees must be 18 years or older and must be a U.S. citizen or have a valid work visa. Visit www.fullradiusdance.org/frd-auditions for more information. August 10, 2024August 10, 2024

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