Call to Artists: CHOP SHOP Contemporary Dance Festival
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11100 NE 6th St
CHOP SHOP: Bodies of Work is seeking U.S. or Canada-based dance companies and individual choreographers with contemporary dance work to be presented at the 13th annual festival, February 15 & 16, 2020, at Meydenbauer Center Theatre in Bellevue, WA. Approximately eight individual artists and/or dance companies will be selected to share their work in both festival performances. In addition to performance opportunities, artists may offer a master class for intermediate/advanced level dancers, lead free and open to all community dance classes and lectures, participate in a pre-show lecture/demonstration on the art of choreography, engage directly with audiences through post-show Q&A sessions, and network with fellow artists.
The deadline to apply for CHOP SHOP 2020 is Tuesday, July 9 at 11.59pm (PDT). For full details and a link to the online application, please visit chopshopdance.org/apply. We look forward to hearing from you!
Fort Point Theatre Channel seeks a dance teaching artist to be part of DABBLE! DOODLE! DANCE! this summer at Atlantic Wharf, 290 Congress St. Boston, on Saturday, July 6th. We especially welcome Irish step, tap, or creative dance artists to lead dance explorations and lessons outdoors from 11am-12pm.
DABBLE! DOODLE! DANCE! is a dance and art-making series being held during Boston’s Downtown Playdates. Each event runs from 10am-12pm with 11am-12pm being slated for dance explorations/lessons. Stipend provided. More info @ fortpointtc.org. If you are interested, please contact Susan Paino, project director, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Boston Ballet’s Education and Community Initiatives (ECI) Accompanists are an integral part of the programs’ teaching teams. In the Adaptive Dance program, percussionists and/or pianists both accompany the students and also lead some aspects of the class for students to practice musicality. In the Adaptive Dance and Citydance programs, accompanists play for ballet and creative movement classes. The successful candidate will have experience with a variety of music styles and approaches to playing, and will have enthusiasm for working with youth and accompanying dance.
Please see our website for a full job description and schedule.
Teaching Assistant for Boston Ballet’s ECI programs
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19 Clarendon Street
Part time, regular
ECI (Education and Community Initiatives) Teaching Assistants are integral to the teaching team and Boston Ballet’s efforts to engage constituents through its work on stage, in the studio, and in the community. The successful candidate will have experience with a variety of dance styles and techniques, prior experience working with individuals from diverse backgrounds, as well as experience working collaboratively in a K-12 environment, possess excellent communication skills, have the willingness to support the lead instructors, and demonstrate enthusiasm for working with youth and a commitment to students’ growth and development through the arts.
Please see our website for full job description and schedule.