Audition: Teen Dance Audition

Teen Dance Audition

Perform at the 2018 ATLAS Intersections Festival

 Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018

3-5 PM at Dance Exchange
7117 Maple Ave Takoma Park, MD

2 blocks from metro (Red Line – Takoma), Metro & RideOn bus, free parking


Teen Exchange seeks dancers 13-18 years old for a performance opportunity called 100 Ways to Remember Me at the Atlas INTERSECTIONS 2018 Festival Youth Summit at the Atlas Performing Arts Center in Washington, D.C. Inspired by the spirit and work of Leonard Bernstein and building on Liz Lerman’s Dances from a Cocktail Party100 Ways to Remember Me centers around the lives of young people to reflect on how we bring the past into the present and considers the legacy we leave behind. This will be an original work and devised in collaboration with the participating youth. We welcome movers all of levels of experience, styles of dance, and physical capacities.

Performance date is Saturday, March 10 at 11 AM at the Atlas Performing Arts Center at 1333 H Street NE. It is part of the 2018 Atlas INTERSECTIONS Festival. Rehearsals are Thursdays beginning Jan. 11 and additional Sundays beginning Feb. 4.

Click here for audition registration (required) and rehearsal information

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Radford University- Chair of the Department of Dance

Job Posting

Radford University- Chair of the Department of Dance
December 14, 2017 – January 16, 2018

Position: The School of Dance and Theatre at Radford University invites applications for the Chair of the Department of Dance, a tenure-track position at the Associate Professor or Professor rank, starting August 10, 2018. The Chair serves as the academic and administrative leader for a department of approximately 60 students and four full-time faculty members, and provides the strategic vision for the continuous improvement of programs, including strong recruitment effort, services and operations.  In addition to teaching, the Chair leads the faculty in assessment, student retention, and curriculum development.  Duties include advising faculty, scheduling courses, presiding over department meetings, coordinating tenure and promotion committees, strategic planning, managing department budgets, maintaining accreditation, serving as the department ombudsman, and developing and maintaining strategic partnerships. The department is an NASD accredited dance program.  For more information and to apply visit

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Job Posting: CityDance School & Conservatory Program Administrator

Job Posting

CityDance School & Conservatory Program Administrator

Applications due: January 31, 2018

CityDance School & Conservatory
5301 Tuckerman Lane
North Bethesda, MD 20852

Do  you  have  top-of-the  line  administrative  skills?   Do  details  matter?  Are  you  helpful   by  nature  and  always looking  to  solve  the  next  problem?  Are  you  self-motivated,  driven,   and  ambitious?  If  so, we  have  an  excellent  opportunity  for  you  to  use  and  develop  these  talents,  and  make  an  immediate  impact  on  our  growing  dance  organization.

We’re  looking  for  a  committed  and  organized  Program  Administrator  to  support  and  bolster our dance school.

What  you’ll  do:
– Provide  detailed  and  meticulous  administrative  support  for  programming  at the School   & Conservatory.
– Support  calendar  and  schedule  management.
– Serve  as  Assistant  for  Concerts  and  Performances.
– Support  communication  to  school,  parents  and  teachers.
– Support  payroll.
– Take  detailed  notes  in  meetings,  communicate  necessary  decisions  and  follow  through   on  action items.
– Develop  and  maintain  strong  customer  relationships.
– Coordinate  and  organize  flow  of  communication  and  information  in  support  of  school  operations and  activities.
– Receive  visitors,  parents,  students,  teachers,  etc.  and  provide  assistance  or  direct  to  appropriate staff  and  provide  technical  information  related  to  programs, events, timelines,   requirements, rules, regulations, policies and  procedures.
– Be a  team  player  and  contribute  to  the  growth of our  School & Conservatory programs.
– Enjoy the recognition  and  reward  of  seeing  the  students  develop  into  some  of  the  best   young  dancers  and  performance  talents  nationally.

About  you:
– You  are  a  resident in  the USA.
– You have a  Bachelor’s   Degree  or  equivalent  experience  in  a relative  field
– 3 – 5 years of  experience in  similar  position  preferred
– You have  experience  working  in  customer-facing  roles.
– You have  strong  communication  skills  in  English, both  verbal and written. Any other languages are  a plus.
– You  are  able  to  diagnose  and  solve  problems  with  varying  complexity  with  a  customer-focused mindset.
– You’re able to  prioritize,  multitask, and  perform  effectively under pressure.
– You  have  strong  planning  and  organizational  skills.
– You  are  flexible  and  thrive  in  a  fast-paced  environment.
– You  have  a  sense  of  humor  and  love  of  dance.

How to apply:

Please  send resume  PDF Format   only  to
Subject   of   email:  Job  Post_ SACPRAD18  –  “applicant   last   name” Title   resume  document: Resume_SACPRAD18  –  “applicant’s   last   name”  or include in  email  a  link to LinkedIn or  other  online  CV  or  resume.

Include  salary  requirements  in  email. Salary commensurate with experience.

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Job Posting


We have the following childrens dance classes open for instructor placement this upcoming semester Jan-May! Classes begin the week of Jan 8, and some classes run in a session format (8-10 weeks) while others run weekly Jan-May. Below are the class times, and for more info and all the details plz email me!!

Mondays 3:10-4:10
Hip Hop

Monday’s 4:00-4:45
Herndon (20 min from GMU)

Monday’s 4:00-5:00
Hip Hop
Herndon (20 min from GMU)

Wednesdays 2:45-3:45

Thursdays 4:15-5:15
Hip Hop

Fridays 3:10-4:10

Message In Motion LLC- OFFICE
5509 Holstein Lane
McGaheysville, VA 22940

If interested/available, plz email dance resumes to ASAP!

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Auditions: World Dance Showcase Auditions


Arts & Cuiltural Heritage Division of M-NCPPC

World Dance Showcase Auditions

January 14, 2018 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The Publick Playhouse
5445 Landover Road
Cheverly, MD  20784

Performers of traditional, culture-specific dance styles, ages 16 years and older may audition for the 16th Annual World Dance Showcase.Adjudicators Miriam Phillips and Irina Tsikurishvili will select six groups to perform in concert on Saturday, March 31, 2018, at 8 pm, with each group receiving an honorarium of $600.  Those selected will have a custom lighting design created for them using state-of-the-art computerized lighting displays available at the Publick Playhouse. A professional high-definition video recording of each dance is made available to the selected dance companies after the March performance.

-The audition piece may include any traditional work of 15 minutes or less.

-Work must be auditioned in finished form with costumes.                 

-General stage lighting, microphones and CD/mp3 player will be provided. Music may be live or pre-recorded. Apply online now to reserve an audition slot, or call Christel Stevens at 301-446-3238; TTY 301-699-2544.*

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Call for Submissions for CMI’s commUNITY Showcase


Artist / Company Name:

Capitol Movement

Call for Submissions for CMI’s commUNITY Showcase

Deadline to Submit: December 3 at 9 pm

Performance: March 18-19, 2018

Lisner Auditorium
730 21st St NW, Washington, DC

Welcoming dancers, musicians, singers, and poets to join together for one massive commUNITY event! Collaborations encouraged and welcome!  To apply, please complete our online application.

Submission deadline is Sunday, December 3 at 9 pm.

*All applicants must be available March 18 for morning/afternoon tech and 5 pm show.

Final decisions will be announced in late December 2017.

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Job Posting: BalletNova Center for Dance Managing Director

Job Posting

BalletNova Center for Dance Managing Director

11/20/2017 until filled

BalletNova Center for Dance
3443 Carlin Springs Road
Falls Church, VA 22041

BalletNova seeks a Managing Director to be responsible for the smooth running of the school, company, and business.  S/he works with the Artistic Director (AD) in directing the business of the organization and communications with its stakeholders.  The position directly supervises the Program Manager, Front Desk and Registration Manager, Finance Manager, and Education Coordinator / Development Associate.  S/he works in close conjunction with the Artistic Director and reports to the Board of Directors. For a complete description visit Candidates should submit resume and cover letter to

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