Jobs

Dance Complex Winter/Spring Internship

Organization
The Dance Complex
Workplace street address
The Dance Complex
City
Cambridge, MA
State
MA
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Internship
Description

Each season, the Dance Complex offers several focused internship opportunities for students and young professionals seeking experience in the arts and arts administration. Interns will work within a community that brings accessible, artistic opportunities to dancers throughout the greater Boston area.

While each internship has a varied focus, all internships include assistance with general administrative responsibilities as well as one 2-3 hour front desk reception shift per week to ensure that all interns are given the opportunity to connect and interact with our community members. Interns are compensated with free classes and rehearsal space at the Dance Complex.

Posted On
November 29, 2021
For More Information
https://www.dancecomplex.org/jobs-internships/ , samantha@dancecomplex.org

Chhandika Operations Manager

Organization
Chhandika Institute of Kathak Dance
Workplace street address
Multiple Locations
City
Brighton
State
MA
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Part time, regular
Description

CHHANDIKA is a small nonprofit based in the greater Boston area dedicated to promoting, preserving, and advancing kathak – north Indian classical dance. The Operations Manager will be responsible for ensuring that all our school events – weekly classes, intensives / retreats, community outreach, and performances – run smoothly and effectively.

Responsibilities:
-Work with the artistic director & teachers to manage school calendars, registration, communications, studio contracts, recurring expenses
-Assist with planning for school events and performances
-Work with our accountant to facilitate bi-annual budget planning / reviews
-Assist with fundraising, including donor acknowledgments, thank you letters

Role is primarily remote with the expectation of attending a few in-person events per year (greater Boston area). Workload is expected to be 5-10 hr/ wk. Pay is $20-$25/hr.

See full description in link.

Posted On
November 23, 2021
For More Information
https://bit.ly/ChhandikaOperations , shefali@chhandika.org

Assistant Dance Teacher at Winsor for Tues/Fri mornings

Organization
The Windsor School
Workplace street address
Longwood Medical Area
City
Boston
State
MA
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Part time, regular
Description

The Winsor School is an independent girls’ school for academically promising and motivated students in grades five through twelve. Winsor is currently seeking an assistant dance class instructor to help choreograph and guide middle school students in choreography. Strong candidates will have experience teaching beginner to intermediate dance at the middle school level in a group setting.

Duties will include:

  • Working under the direction of the dance ensemble teacher during the Lower School Performing Arts
  • Block on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9:25 a.m. to 10:05 a.m.
  • Organizing student groupings, and facilitating creative conversations.
  • Working in different styles of dance (tap, jazz, contemporary, and/or hip hop).
  • Assisting students with music selection and possibly sound editing (if able).
  • Assisting students and lead teacher with costume design.
  • Assisting the lead teacher in managing the performance process.

Must be willing to problem solve creatively, communicate clearly and effectively, offer kindness and patience, and be willing to adapt. A willingness to collaborate, a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion work, and an interest in using a variety of pedagogical approaches in the classroom are essential.

Please send a letter of interest, resume, and a list of references to careers@winsor.edu. You must put the name of the position in the subject line. Recommendation letters and personal statements are welcome but not required.

Posted On
November 20, 2021

Boston Dance Theater Open Call for Choreographer

Organization
Boston Dance Theater
Workplace street address
1431 Beacon St
City
Brookline
State
Massachusetts
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Temporary or contract assignment
Description

Boston-based contemporary dance company Boston Dance Theater (BDT) announces an open call for submissions from national and international choreographers. The company will identify a choreographer from the pool of applicants who will have an opportunity to create an original work on BDT Trainee dancers during BDT’s 2022 summer/fall season.

BDT is committed to working with artists of diverse experience and backgrounds, and will utilize this application process as a way to discover and help develop voices in dance. We invite choreographers to put forward a proposal for a new group work, highlighting a particular aspect of one of the following topics, directly or indirectly, in process or product: Climate change; Underrepresented cultures and/or identities in dance; or, Lessons from the pandemic.

Application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSccDarMdpRYHy0X5g67XFaE4eUcblGY8WKl5x5zhqU8UrtG1g/viewform?usp=send_form

Posted On
October 30, 2021
For More Information
https://www.bostondancetheater.com/open-call-for-choreographer , bostondancetheater@gmail.com

Community Engagement/Administrative Associate

Organization
The Dance Complex
Workplace street address
The Dance Complex
City
Cambridge, MA
State
MA
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Temporary or contract assignment
Description

This staff position will
1) provide immediate and first point of contact to most of our community as they enter into our studios and events
2) provide support to the organization in multiple aspects of arts administration that would include areas of development, communications, producing events and finance

Experience and additional skills:
– Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent
– 2+ years work experience in field of dance, performing arts, arts education
– self-driven and self-directed
– comfort with both Macs and PCs, Microsoft Office

Pay is hourly and commensurate with experience, 8 – 14 hours/week

Posted On
October 25, 2021
For More Information
https://www.dancecomplex.org/jobs-internships/ , natalia@dancecomplex.org
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