Job & Training Board

Job Announcements

Dance Teachers for Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Pre-School and Performance Dance Companies, "Flexible Hours", 3rd Street Dance & Theatre Academy, St. Charles, IL, Application Deadline: None Listed; Send Resume and Letter of Introduction to (posted 4/20/14)

Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance Studies, Half-Time, One-Year Visiting Position (.5 FTE), Reed College, Portland, Oregon, Application Deadline: "Review of applications will begin April 18, 2014" (posted 4/18/14)

Clinical Assistant Professor, 9-month Appointment, Department of Health and Kinesiology Dance Program, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, Application Deadline: "Review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled." (posted 4/14/14)

Dance Instructor, Part-Time, Danceability, Inc., Cheektowaga, NY, Application Deadline: Not Listed (posted 4/12/14)

Lecturer in Contemporary / Modern, Jazz, and Choreography, Full-Time, Continuing Contract Track, Florida School of the Arts - St Johns River State College, Palatka, Florida, Application Deadline: "Open until filled" (posted 4/12/14)

Dance Instructor, Part-Time, Sterling Arts Academy, Sterling, IL, Application Deadline: None Listed (posted 4/12/14)

Assistant Professor of Dance (Modern), Full-Time, Non-Tenure Track (10-month position), Dean College, Franklin, Massachussetts, Application Deadline: "Priority will be given to applications received by April 14, however, the position will remain open until filled."  (posted 3/29/14)

Assistant Professor of Dance (Modern Dance), Full-Time, Tenure Track, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, UT, Application Deadline: Open until filled (posted 3/29/14)

Assistant Professor of Dance (Ballet), Full-Time, Tenure Track, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, UT, Application Deadline: Open until filled (posted 3/29/14)

Director of Dance Programs, Full-Time, New York City Department of Education, NYC, Application Deadline: April 3, 2014 (posted 3/29/14)

Teaching Artist in Dance and Creativity, Part-Time, Mark DeGarmo & Dancers/Dynamic Forms Inc., New York City, Application Deadline: "Open until the positions are filled" (posted 3/26/14)

Dance Relationship Manager, Perform Group, LLC, York, Pennsylvania, Application Deadline: March 28, 2014 (posted 3/12/14)

Staff Teaching Artist in Dance and Creativity, Mark DeGarmo and Dancers/Dynamic Forms Inc., New York, NY, Application Deadline: "Open Until Filled" (posted 3/11/14)

Dance Teacher (grades 7-12), Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School, Application Deadline: Not Listed (posted 3/11/14)

Dance and Movement Program Manager, Full-Time, Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, Application Deadline: Not Listed (posted 3/7/14)

Administrative Position, Full-Time, Michigan Dance Council, Southeast Michigan, Application Deadline: March 15, 2014 or "until position is filled" (posted 2/28/14)

Director of Operations, Lustig Dance Theatre (LDT), a non-profit professional dance company and Dance & Wellness Studio, New Brunswick, NJ, Application Deadline: None listed (posted 2/1/14)

Lecturer in Ballet Technique, Musical Theater Dance, and Choreography, Full-Time, Continuing Contract Track, Florida School of the Arts - St Johns River State College, Palatka, Florida, Application Deadline: "Open until filled" (posted 1/25/14)

Assistant Professor - Dance, Full-Time, Tenure-Track, The Conservatory of Dance in the School of the Arts at Purchase College, SUNY, Application Deadline: April 1, 2014 (posted 1/25/14)

Full-Time Lecturer in Dance, Non-Tenure Track, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, Applications will be accepted until the position is filled (posted 1/15/14)

Ballet Dance Faculty, Temporary, Full-Time, The South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities, Application Deadline: Not Listed (posted 1/15/14)

Assistant Professor in Dance, Tenure-Track, Boyer College of Music and Dance -- Department of Dance, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Open until Filled (posted 12/27/13)

Associate Professor/Professor, Full-Time Senior Appointment, Boyer College of Music and Dance -- Department of Dance, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Open until Filled (posted 12/27/13)

Assistant Teaching Professor of Dance, Full-TimeDepartment of Performing Arts -- Dance Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Open until Filled (posted 12/27/13)

Assistant Professor in Dance, Division of Performing Arts -- Department of Dance, DeSales Univesity, Center Valley, Pennsylvania, Open until Filled (posted 12/27/13)


Summer Jobs

Male and Female Counselors, incl. Asst. Choreographer/Dance Teacher, Temporary: Summer 2014 (June 17 - August 5, 2014), Harand Camp of the Theatre Arts, Application Deadline: Not Listed (posted 4/20/14)

Dance Director (jazz, tap, modern, ballet, and hip hop), Temporary (Summer Job), Camp Laurel (Inter-Arts), Readfield, Maine, Application Deadline: Not Specified (posted 12/11/13)

Summer Arts Camp Teachers (ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, and other styles), Temporary (Summer Job), French Woods, Festival of the Performing Arts, Upstate New York, Application Deadline: Not Listed (posted 12/3/13)



Kim Robards Dance Auditions
Aurora, CO
Audition materials must be submitted by May 19, 2014

Diavolo Auditions

Auditions are coming to Chicago on May 3, 2014.

Diavolo Auditions Chicago May 3, 2014, RSVP required


Thodos Dance Chicago 2014 Audition Season

Thodos Dance Chicago Company Auditions 2014-2015 Season and 2014 Summer Intensive Scholarship Auditions


Conferences & Festivals

16th Annual International Aerial Dance Festival
August 3-16, 2014
Boulder, CO 

Midwest Regional Alternative Dance Festival
March 14-16, 2014 


Summer Intensives

Dance at Illinois Summer Dance Intensives Guide
A compilation of summer training opportunities reviewed by our students. Brought to you by the Student Board.

Stuart Pimsler Dance & Theater Summer Intensive
June 23-27, 2014 (10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.)
The Cowles Center for Dance & the Performing Arts, Minneapolis, MN   

Summer Somatics: Dynamic Embodiment with Martha Eddy
June 16-21, 2014 (8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.)
The University of North Carolina, Greensboro

Twyla Tharp Dance Foundation Summer Wokrshop
July 7-26, 2014
New York City, NY

Intensive in Dance Movement Therapy
June 2-6, 2014
Keene, NH 

Kim Robards Dance 2014 Summer Intensive
June 9-21, 2014
Aurora, CO

Move-It Summer Intensive
July 21 - August 1, 2014
Salt Lake City, UT 

Maximum Velocity 2014
July 6 - August 3, 2014
Seattle, WA 

Foster Dance Studios 2014 Summer Intensives
June 16 - July 25, 2014
Evanston, IL 

P.O.R.C.H. Summer School 2014
June 3-28 - Module I - Improvisation & Training
July 14 - Aug 2, 2014 - Module II - Performance
Aug 12 - 31, 2014 - Module III - Choreographic
Stolzenhagen, Germany 

The Big Muddy Dance Company Summer Intensive
July 14 - 25, 2014
St. Louis, MO

Deeply Rooted Dance Theater
June 23 – July 19, 2014
Chicago, IL

Doug Varone and Dancers 15th Annual Summer Workshop
June 1-21, 2014
At SUNY Brockport, New York City, NY

Open Dance Foundation Summer Intensive
Two-Week Intensive for teachers, dancers, and students, July 20-August 3, 2014
Three-Week Intensive for dancers, 
July 13-August 3, 2014
Riga, Latvia 

Amy Marshall Dance Company 2014 Summer Intensives
Plymouth State University, July 10-13, 2014
AMDC Annual New York City, July 28-August 3, 2014 

Joffrey Ballet School 2014 Summer Intensives
June 9 - July 25, 2014
Ages 12-25
New York City, NY 

The Lines Ballet Summer Program 2014
July 15 - August 17, 2014
5-week session geared toward advanced to pre-professional level dancers, ages 17-24 ("Age is used as a general guideline")
San Francisco, CA

FlorenceSummerDance 2014 (International)
June 16 - July 6, 2014
3 dance studios with wood floors and air conditioning - Apartment housing - Includes Trips to Perugia and the Tuscany Coast
Florence, Italy

Mark Morris Dance Group 2014 Summer Intensive
May 26 - June 6, 2014

Mark Morris Dance Center, Brooklyn, NY

Dance Theatre of Harlem 2014 Summer Intensives
June 23 - July 11, 2014 - New York, NY, Session I
July 14 - August 9, 2014 - New York, NY, Session II
July 21 - August 1, 2014 - Detroit, MI

SITI Company Summer Theater Workshop
May 25 - June 21, 2014

Deadline for applications is March 1, 2014
Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY 

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Summer Intensive 2014
June 30 - July 25, 2014 - Chicago - Ages 18-24 
Audition (Chicago): February 9 (check website for more audition dates in other cities) 
Chicago, IL

Hedwig Dances Summer Intensive
August 18 - August 22, 2014, 10 am - 4 pm 
Ruth Page Center
Chicago, IL 

Parsons Dance 2014 Summer Workshops

Parsons Dance 2014 Summer Workshops in New York City  June 2nd to June 14th, 2014


University of Minnesota Summer Dance Intensive with Ananya Dance Theatre


Additional Training Opportunities

The Alexander Technique, 5-Day Workshop
July 21 - 26, 2014
University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Winstom-Salem, NC 

International Workshop for Choreographers 2014 by ArtUniverse Agency
Tuscany, Italy, May 16-24
Styria, Austria, July 7-12
professional choreographers, professional dancers, and dance and movement instructors and teachers.

Pacific Northwest Ballet School Teachers' Seminar
April 9-12, 2014 
Seattle, WA 

Frequent Flyers(R) Aerial Dance Professional Training Program
Performance Program: Sept. 2, 2014 through May 2015
Teacher Training Program: September 2, 2014 through Feb 2015
First Applicatioin Deadline: May 3, 2014 "then rolling through August 10, 2014

New Summer Program Initiatives at The Lir
"The Lir is Ireland’s National Academy of Dramatic Artat Trinity College Dublin. The Lir at Trinity opened in 2011 in partnership with the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) and offers an undergraduate Degree in Acting, along with a suite of postgraduate degrees (MFA) in Theatre Directing, Stage Design and Playwriting. In addition, The Lir is pleased to announce two new short summer programmes that are suitable for university students:" 

Acting and Irish Theatre for International Students
Academic credit: 10 ECTS
Suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate students of Drama, Performance
Duration: Four weeks 28th July - 22nd August 2014
Fees: €2,250 (non-inclusive of housing, which can be secured on Trinity campus)
Deadline: Tuesday 1st July 2014

The Riverdance-Trinity International Summer School
Academic credit: the programme is not credit-bearing
Suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate students with a focus on Dance and Movement
Duration: Two weeks 11th - 22nd August 2014
Fees: €1950 or €2790 including accommodation on Trinity campus
Deadline: Tuesday 1st July 2014

"The programme fee for the Riverdance Summer School also includes tickets to see Riverdance, various productions at Ireland’s National Theatre; The Abbey and field trips to Irish Cultural Heritage Centres around Ireland.  Students will develop an understanding of the origins of Riverdance and its importance within Irish culture."


Internships / Grants / Fellowships / Scholarships

Check back soon.

Winter Intensives 2014

Check back soon. Winter intensives are typically posted during the Fall semester.