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Pre-Professional Job Opportunities
Associate Artistic and School Director
Ballet Theatre Company (BTC) announces the new role of Associate Artistic and School Director to continue the growth of the organization in serving the local community and dancers. Reporting to the BTC Artistic Director and General Manager, the AASD is responsible for guiding strategic planning and implementation, generating resources, communicating with all constituents, and overseeing all artistic and operational aspects of the organization.
The AASD is responsible for the administration of The School of Ballet Theatre Company including the growth and expansion of programs which currently offer dance classes to student’s ages 3 to adult as well as community outreach programs and performances. For full job description and application instructions go to http://www.dancebtc.org/employment
The Ridgefield School of Dance, a well stablished ballet school with strong focus on classical ballet technique seeks an instructor with knowledge of the Balanchine style of training, who is willing to follow a set curriculum and contribute to a collaborative team environment. Please send resume, references and videos (or links) if available to email@example.com.
The Ridgefield School of Dance
66 Grove Street
Ridgefield CT 06877
I am looking for a Ballet teacher to teach my two advanced ballet classes on Monday Nights. If anyone is interested please email me at RNSDanceStudio15@gmail.com
Rhythm -N- Sync Dance Studio
945 Cromwell Ave.
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Rapidly growing dance studio in Old Lyme, CT seeks qualified dance instructors for the 2015/2016 season. Looking for friendly, energetic, creative teachers to share their love for dance with recreational dance students ages 3-18. Experience teaching children preferred, but will train the right candidate! Current need for a Hip Hop instructor and a classically trained Ballet instructor (with possible Pointe class), but teaching opportunities may expand to Tap, Jazz and other classes as well! For more information, please contact The Dance Center of Old Lyme at (860) 434-1664 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Professional Job Opportunities
Dance Instructor at Miss Porter’s School
Studio responsibilities involve teaching Monday through Friday during the afternoon program. Other responsibilities include preparing and running auditions twice a year, choreographing and producing on and off-campus performances several times per year, managing all aspects of performance production and preparation, maintaining costume and wardrobe inventory, and collaborating with colleagues in the Art Department and other Departments to offer additional performances, promote the dance program, and coordinate inter-disciplinary work with students.
- BA or BFA degree or a combination of education and work experience in related field required, M.F.A preferred.
- Five + years experience as a dance teacher.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Strong organizational, time management, and leadership skills.
- Excellent interpersonal skills and strong customer service orientation.
Possess solid academic credentials and be qualified to teach dance from introductory to advanced levels in a variety of genres.
- Applicants should send resume, two references and single-page statement of purpose to email@example.com; please include Dance Instructor in your subject line.
Job listing: https://www.porters.org/page/explore/employment
Go Figure Barre Studios, founded in 2001, has a longstanding history of providing a superior barre experience in Fairfield and Westchester counties. Our instructors are trained in The Figure Method, and provided with extensive support and continuing education throughout their tenure.
The Figure Method fuses classical ballet technique with strength training principles, and is informed by yoga, pilates, physical therapy and orthopedic practices.
In the last year, Go Figure has been re-branding and expanding. We are now seeking current and former dancers to join our team of esteemed instructors. There are also opportunities to be part of our professional development team; lots of growth options!
Please send a resume to Christina Schwefel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seeking: Dance Accompanists
The Hartt School Dance Division is seeking qualified musicians to work with renowned faculty in both Ballet and Modern classes. Experience accompanying dance classes preferred but will train qualified applicants with genuine interest. For more information please contact Amy Manfredi (860) 768-2478 or email email@example.com
The Hartt School is the performing arts college of the University of Hartford. Its Dance Division, known nationwide for its excellence in professional dance preparation, is located in the state of the art Handel Performing Arts Center.
Dance, Acrobatics & Yoga Instructors
Fusion Fitness & Dance in Wallingford is looking for Jazz/Hip Hop and Acrobatics instructors for all levels/ages to join their growing family! Enthusiastic teachers with experience working with children is a must. We are also expanding our fitness schedule and looking for qualified Yoga instructors to add to our team! For more information, please email info@FusionFitnessandDance.com.
Check out our website or our Facebook page: www.FusionFitnessandDance.com
Fusion Fitness & Dance
33 N. Main St.
Wallingford, CT 06492
“En L’air Studio of Dance in North Haven, CT is seeking enthusiastic dance instructors to teach a variety of classes including but not limited to tap, jazz, and hip hop during the 2016-2017 season. Candidates must be available September through May in the evening hours Tuesday through Thursday. The ideal candidate would be passionate about their craft as well as children, and comfortable teaching all ages especially teens and adults. Please forward resume, headshot, and two references to Jen Bush, Director at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information call 203-234-0671. Listing expires September 1, 2016.”
Hip-Hop and Acrobatic/Tumbling Instructors
StudioOne Dance Center (Branford, CT)
Is looking for looking for qualified and experienced hip hop dance teachers and acro/tumbling teachers who have a passion for teaching dance to students of all ages and all levels. Must have high energy and be able to complete the following:
** Must be dependable and to be able to commit for a full dance year (September-May)
** Must have completed high school and have at least two years of teaching experience
Record and maintain attendance records for each class
Set up studio and return space to neat state upon completion of lcass
Choreograph one dance per class for end of year recital
Attend staff meetings, end of year pep rally and recital
Please email Paola Rarick and Dyan Robinson with resume!
Seeking instructors for boutique barre studio! We have locations in Fairfield and Westchester counties. Our method is an innovative and challenging exercise sequence using the ballet barre and center floor that welcomes all levels. We are searching for instructors that have a strong dance or fitness background. This is an opportunity to work part time or full time for the right candidate. Training will be offered in February. Ideal candidates will have performance and/or teaching experience, understanding of ballet technique, and be available to teach morning and late afternoon classes. Please send letters of interest and resumes to email@example.com
Steps Dance Studio is seeking dynamic instructors to teach Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Lyrical/Contemporary, and Hip Hop classes. The ideal candidate must be available during after school/evening hours on Mondays through Thursdays and/or on Saturdays throughout the day. There will also be availability to teach on school vacation days and in the summer.
Requirements for job:
Teachers must be adept at training and inspiring students–age 4 to 14–in proper technique and must possess strong classroom management and choreographic skills. in addition, instructors must be able to work well with parents and colleagues.
Please forward cover letter, resume, headshot, two professional references and any links to video of teaching and/or choreography with students to Victoria Nanarello, Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.You are welcome to call for more information: (203) 912-5866 or (203) 355-9331.
This posting expires March 1, 2016.
Studio ARTE located in Norwalk,Connecticut is looking to hire a tap and a contemporary instructors for the current school year. Experience teaching children preferred. Teaching opportunities may expand. Please email me at email@example.com for more information.
Pre-School Dance Teacher
The Cheshire Performing Arts Academy located in Cheshire, CT is seeking a pre-school dance teacher for Saturday Mornings. Need to be trained in ballet, tap and jazz. Teaching opportunities may expand. Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
We are looking for an experienced dance instructor in the performing arts style of dance to expand our already successful ballroom and latin dance studio in Enfield, CT. We have a great student base of adults and some children. Our goal is to expand and offer ballet, jazz, etc.. styles of dance to both our current students and continue to grow even more.
This branch of our studio is up and coming, and will require someone who is fun, friendly, and high energy. We will invest and help to develop classes further and incorporate the new offerings with our current customers. If interested in teahcing ballroom and latin we will provide training as well.This position is perfect for someone looking to develop their own program, if your dream was to have your own studio!
Pay commensurate with experience. Please send your resume and any videos, references, and pertinent information to email@example.com.
Do you LOVE children? Do you want to make a DIFFERENCE?
Farmington Valley Dance & Music (www.fvdm.org), voted the winner of the best of Hartford Magazine 2015 is expanding! We are looking for qualified, enthusiastic teachers for all ages and levels.
Our school is an great place to work, with an awesome, family focused culture! Come join our growing team!
It is a plus, but not a requirement if you are qualified to teach multiple genres of dance. Please email your resume and letter of introduction to: firstname.lastname@example.org with Dance teacher in the subject line. Email inquiries only please.
Part Time Ballet Instructor and Gymnastics Instructor
The Dance Connection located in Farmington CT is seeking a part time Ballet Instructor and part time Acro/Gymnastics Instructor. Candidates must have at least 3 years experience working with students of all ages. Competitive and non-competitive levels.
Positions for the 2015-16 dance year.
Pay based on experience and number of classes taught (25.00-45.00 per class).
Dance Academy in Westport CT looking for Hip Hop Instructor
Established program in Westport CT is seeking an energetic, experienced Hip Hop teacher for the 2015-2016 season. Classes run every Friday afternoon, with possibility for added workshops, master classes, and hopefully future seasons with the school. The studio is only an hour ride from NYC, and transport to and from the train will be provided. Ages of students range from 11-18 yrs.
Part time Office manager needed at Dance Academy in Westport, CT.
Westport’s Academy of Dance is seeking a part-time assistance with all administrative tasks that relate to day-today operations. Hours typically range from 20-25 hours per week(with some flexibility) and vacation days per the westport school calendar. The best candidate has interest in dance education and the arts, strong organizational skills, and the desire to bring energy and enthusiasm to the student, teacher and dance community. Marketing/social media background is a plus.
Please send resume, references and all pertinent information to nancy@westportdance or call the studio at 203.226.9987.
Outreach Position: Director of Community Engagement:
The Judy Dworin Performance Project [JDPP] seeks qualified applicants for the position of Director of Community Engagement. This position will work closely with JDPP Executive Director, Managing Director, Associate Artistic Director and other members of JDPP’s close-knit, action-oriented staff to deepen existing relationships as well as help identify new partners, program participants, and opportunities for financial support of JDPP’s three programmatic offerings – Bridging Boundaries, Moving Matters! and The Ensemble.
This position will engage with a wide variety of organizations, programs, and personnel throughout the Hartford community including: schools; social service agencies; local, state and federal governments; Department of Correction; religious organizations; foundations and corporations.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Develop key marketing and support messages as well as narrative materials for various JDPP funders, supporters and audiences;
- Grow funding, donor, volunteer, and mentor pools;
- Organize presentation opportunities and group-sharing sessions with current and potential program participants or sponsors to engage diverse sectors of the community;
- Provide outreach to and coordination for educational residencies and workshops;
- Gather feedback from projects/create survey tools, synthesize program outcomes, and prepare summary reports;
- Disseminate findings on the impact of JDPP’s arts intervention to related field disciplines and other interested parties;
This position requires three years of demonstrated work experience and a mix of skills and abilities that will enable the candidate to thrive in a fast-paced work environment, work well with a diverse group of staff and volunteers, and manage a wide array of tasks and projects: excellent writing; strong verbal communication and presentation abilities; interpersonal skills; organization and planning; energy and initiative; creative problem-solving. Proficiency on Mac or Apple devices, and Microsoft Office Suite is essential. Conversational Spanish is a plus as is familiarity and/or connections with Hartford community constituents mentioned above.
The ideal candidate will also exhibit a passion for and experience with the arts, and a flexibility of mind, spirit and time – the latter regarding schedule as the position involves occasional evening or weekend events. A reliable car is a must.
Salary commensurate with experience. Full-time, 40 hours per week, no benefits. EOE. Send cover letter, resume, 1-2 page writing sample, and three letters from current professional references by June 15 to Tracey@judydworin.org.
The Talent and Academic Offices of the Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) are pleased to announce an opening for a Teacher Leader-in-Residence for the Arts. Certified classroom teachers in the Arts with a minimum of five years of teaching experience are eligible to apply to serve in this position during the 2015-2016 school year.
As part of the Educator Leader-in-Residence Program (ELR), Teacher Leaders-in-Residence serve in a hybrid role, dividing their time between work in their districts and at the CSDE in Hartford. While at the Department, the Teacher Leader-in-Residence for the Arts would collaborate with both the Talent Office and the Academic Office staff and leadership.
Interested candidates should reference the attached job description and click on the link included in this message to apply. Applications are due Wednesday June 10th, 2015.
Do you have dancing experience? Do you love children? Do you love teaching?
Kinderdance New Haven is currently scouting for dedicated, part-time Ballet/Tap/Gymnastics teachers to join us in enriching students’ minds and bodies!
– Lead ballet/tap/gymnastics classes for 2-12 year old students, on a part-time basis
– Coordinate choreography for special events and performances
– Adapt to various teaching methods to meet students’ needs
– A fun, energetic and patient individual who has a passion for children and dancing
– Minimum 1 year teaching experience
– Intermediate knowledge in Ballet, Tap and/or Gymnastics is a plus!
– Must have reliable transportation and able to sign a non-compete agreement
Please visit our webpage at www.kinderdancenewhaven.com to download the application and/or contact Francine for more information. We look forward to meeting you!
New Haven County Fairfield County and Middlesex County.
Hours can vary from Morning Hours 9-12pm Afternoons 1:00pm- 4:30pm Monday-Saturday
Salary: $25.00 /hour
Teaching artists for the Summer Arts Literacy Program
We are currently hiring drama/dance teaching artists for the 2015 Hartford Performs Summer Arts Literacy Program. Details about Arts Literacy and the position are attached. The dates this year will be, July 6th– August 7th in addition to a required PD on June 30th, 8:30 – 3:30pm. If you are interested in teaching with us this summer, please submit your resume along with a cover letter via email to me, no later than Friday, May 1st. We will be scheduling interviews throughout the entire day on May 6th and the afternoon of May 7th.
City Arts on Pearl
233 Pearl Street
Hartford, CT 06103
Green Street looking for instructors to teach dance classes to kids
Green Street is looking for instructors to teach dance classes in their Discovery AfterSchool Program this coming fall. We have class openings available on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday afternoons for kids in Grades 1-3.
Instructors would teach a class once a week (Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday) from 4:15-5:15pm at Green Street in Middletown, CT. Instructors are compensated for 1.5 hours each week for their teaching time and planning time with a range of $25-40 per hour based on experience and time with Green Street. We’re looking for someone who loves dance and loves kids.
If interested, please contact Program Coordinator Sandy Guze at email@example.com and send a resume.
Visit our website to learn more about our youth programs – www.wesleyan.edu/greenstreet.
Dance Teachers Needed (Storrs, CT)
Professional, responsible dance teacher needed for quickly growing recreational and competitive dance studio in Storrs, CT. Saturday mornings preschool and kindergarten classes and Tuesday evening lyrical, jazz and/or ballet classes. Must have previous dance experience and enjoy working with children. Will train the right person.
Contract job – part-time
La Luna Dancewear
We are looking for someone knowledgeable about dancewear to join our staff as soon as possible. La Luna Dancewear is a small family-owned business located in Southbury, CT with a very nice clientele. Applicants must be able to work Tuesdays and Thursdays 11am to 6pm and 12pm-4pm on Saturdays. Responsibilities include conducting dance shoe fittings, unpacking orders, creating displays and checking out customers.
We pay $12 per hour. To apply, we are asking that applicants simply email firstname.lastname@example.org a brief cover letter and resume. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, August 13th.
Male dancer needed
to participate in the creation and performance of Judy Dworin Performance Project’s 25th anniversary premiere of Lighthouse. Judy Dworin Performance Project (JDPP) is based in Hartford, CT and is a non-profit arts organization committed to innovative performance and residencies in schools, prisons and the community. (www.judydworin.org) Lighthouse will open for two weekends in April, 2015 in Hartford and then tour in the region and beyond. JDPP’s Ensemble rehearsals for Lighthouse are scheduled on Tuesday and Thursday in late July and then regularly on a Tuesday schedule 9:30-12 beginning in early September. Beginning in January, rehearsals will be held Tuesday and Thursday at the same time until the opening. All rehearsals and performances are paid. Seeking someone who is comfortable improvising, experimenting and then setting the material in a collaborative process directed by Judy Dworin with Associate Artistic Director Kathy Borteck Gersten.
For further information, please contact Judy Dworin at email@example.com.
Instructors needed: Various styles
Grand Opening! The Fitness Haven and East Rock Dance School announce the opening of our newly renovated studio “Dance Haven” located at Erector Square, building #4 , 315 Peck St, New Haven CT. We are now searching for talented instructors in a variety of dance styles for our growing organization. We offer both a children’s program and an adult program. Instructors of Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary, Ballet, Tap, Zumba, Pilates, African, Bollywood, or other styles are enouraged to apply. Please send letter of introduction including the type of style or age range you are looking to teach, resume detailing your instruction experience, training and schooling, degrees or certifications as well as references. Dance/Fitness photo and/or bio is also welcomed. Email to : firstname.lastname@example.org
Candidate has a professional performance background, offers a high quality caliber of pre-professional-level ballet training, and embraces the joyful, positive atmosphere that is part of Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance’s philosophy.
- Teaches approximately 8-10 ballet technique classes weekly, including upper level technique classes, ballet for boys, and pointe to be distributed in a schedule that includes 4 days/week including Saturdays
- Coordinates, evaluates, and implements holistic ballet program and supervises all pre-ballet and ballet instructors to ensure a progressive, uniform line of training
- In the Fall Semester: Stages and produces our annual Nutcracker performed at the Ridgefield Playhouse December 19-21, 2014
- Participates in various community outreach programs, meetings, and cultural organizations in an effort to represent RCD as engaging in the greater community, advertisement opportunities, etc.
- In the Spring Semester: Directs and choreographs for Ridgefield Civic Ballet, our resident pre-professional ballet company
- Works closely with Artistic Director in reporting to Board of Directors to ensure that the vision of the school is carried out
- Assists in development of Summer and Intensive Programs and special projects
Salary: 52- week salaried competitive pay is commensurate with experience. Travel reimbursement from NYC is negotiable.
Read about our history here: http://www.ridgefielddance.org/history.html
Application materials include:
- Cover letter
- Curriculum Vitae or Resume
- Teaching philosophy
- Optional: Video including such samples as choreography, teaching presentation, performance, etc.
Application materials may be sent to:
Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance
Attn: Search Committee
PO Box 615
Ridgefield, CT 06877
The Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts is seeking a Core Faculty/Dance Instructor
The dance curriculum includes ballet technique (Vagonava), Modern (Horton, Graham and Limon), Improvisation, Composition, Repertory, Dance Skills and Dance History. Elective classes are offered in Pilates, Jazz, Hip Hop & Tap. The successful applicant will be required to teach Ballet, Modern, Composition, Repertory and/or Hip Hop or Tap.
Part-time salaried positions available, generally based on 20 hours/week with benefits. Seeking dynamic arts teachers who possess specialized training, experience or expertise in the arts, are mission driven, innovative, flexible and eager to work in a fast-paced school environment. The teaching artist must encourage, inspire and provide feedback on student’s performance and development in a positive and constructive manner, while also encouraging decision making, problem solving and constructive analysis.
Implementation and assessment of lessons to meet the need of all learners, recording of daily attendance, preparation of grades and comments on interim and quarterly reports for all students, communication with parents regularly regarding student progress, participating in meetings with parents, collaboration with non-arts academic subjects, representation of your art department at student concerts, competitions, productions, and recruitment activities, attending evening performances and open houses, participating in regular faculty meetings as well as professional development activities, preparation of documentation necessary to support department and school events, activities and curriculum development.
Eligibility for a Connecticut State Department of Education Adjunct Arts Instructor Permit required, requirements for permit eligibility: (1) hold a bachelor’s degree from an institution of higher education accredited by the Board of Governors of Higher Education, or regionally accredited, (2) have a minimum of three years of work experience in the arts or one year of work and two years of specialized schooling related to the applicant’s artistic specialty, and (3) at least one hundred eighty hours of cumulative experience working with children in a private or public setting, including, but not limit to, afterschool programs, group lessons, children’s theater, dance studio lessons, and artist-in-residence programs, or at least two years’ experience as a full-time faculty member at an institution of higher education or been employed by an eligible inter-district magnet school prior to July 1,2011 and for at least one year.
For further information contact Alexa Melonopoulos, Dance Department Chair, Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts at email@example.com
Seeking Musical Theater, Jazz, Tap instructor
Main Street Ballet in Woodbury, CT seeking instructor for Musical Theater Dance, Jazz or Hip Hop and Tap beginning in September 2014. Ages: 10 and up. Contact:Sibley@mainstreetballet.com
Dance Academy has teaching positions open for hip hop/street jazz and ballet/lyrical instructors
Levels: intermediate and advanced. Classes start in September at Glastonbury studio but looking to fill positions asap. Resumes welcome and sample videos of choreography appreciated. Email inquiries at GHDAdancer@gmail.com or call 860-633-DANC (3262).
The Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts Middle School
is looking for a qualified dance teacher to run an Afternoon Dance Ensemble from 3-4:15pm, one to three days a week.
If you, or anyone you know, may be interested please email Alexa Melonopoulos at firstname.lastname@example.org directly.
Hip Hop & Jazz Instructor
Company ‘N Tempo Music, Theatre & Dance Centre in Cromwell, CT is looking for a Hip Hop (5-7yrs) and Jazz (7-9yrs) instructor for the 2013-2014 school year.
Position will start in September.
Tuesday Nights: 5:00 Hip Hop & 6:00 Jazz
A degree in dance is preferred or a strong dance/teaching background. We are looking for someone who is high energy and great with kids.
Please send a resume and cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit for a children’s based performing arts school. Video footage also welcome.
Compensation: $25/hr or higher based on education and experience
Please contact Danielle Libera
East Rock Dance School, located in New Haven, CT is seeking part-time instructors for our Children’s and Adult programs. Experience is required. Please send resume to: email@example.com
Ballet Theatre Company – Artistic Director and General Manager
Ballet Theatre Company (BTC) announces the new role of Artistic Director and General Manager (ADGM) to grow and lead the organization to the next level in serving the local community and dancers. The ADGM is responsible for guiding strategic planning and implementation, generating resources, communicating with all constituents, and overseeing all artistic and operational aspects of the organization. This important role will be the artistic lead for the BTC organization. For more information, please go to the dancebtc.org website or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
High School Pops ‘n Jazz choreographer
Position open for Hall High School Pops ‘n Jazz choreographer. Position requires choreography and dance technique instruction in a variety of styles including jazz, swing, tap, hip hop, latin, and musicals. Please email Haig Shahverdian at email@example.com for further information or to send a resume. Video footage of previous work is required.
Part-time Ballet Teacher
Ballet teacher needed for growing dance studio in Mystic, CT. Must have experience teaching children and classical ballet training. Classes would be for children ages 6-16 in levels of beginner to advanced with the possibility of a pointe class. Would be looking to have a summer intensive trial in August and then opportunity to join for 2013/2014 year. Please email resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. 860-245-4060
Request for Resumes
Kinsella Magnet School of Performing Arts, a national award winning school, is expanding to include all grades from PK to 12th grade and is now accepting resumes for certified and non-certified Teaching Artists and Arts Instructor positions in the following areas.
Lessac/Linklater Vocal Technique
Please send all resumes and cover letters to Eddie Duran, Artistic Director at Durae001@hartfordschools.org. Please do not call.
Seeking Dance Instructors for Barre Studio opening in Nantucket!
Go Figure Barre Studios will open a new studio in Nantucket beginning June 2013. In addition to Figure Method classes, children’s dance classes will also be offered. Teachers are needed for pre-primary, creative movement, and all levels of ballet instruction. Candidates must have experience teaching children and/or teenagers. There is also an opportunity to be trained as a Figure Method instructor. The position can be seasonal or extend longer for the right candidate. Please send your dance CV and brief letter of interest, including a statement about ability to travel to and live in Nantucket, to email@example.com.
Expanding Canton area studio seeking part-time teachers. Advanced Ballet, Hip Hop and Acro. We are an active, competition studio. Please note, we are in no way affiliated with Farmington Valley Dance.
Contact Kym Nash
133 River Road
Canton, CT 06019
JAZZ II-Broadway and Film Dance: Instructor opening at Naugatuck Valley Community College
The dance department at Naugatuck Valley Community College has an opening for spring semester for an instructor for DAN*H112 Jazz II: Broadway and Theatre Dance. The applicant should have a Masters degree. We need someone who is knowledgeable of the mid-20th century jazz dance styles and should have technique in Jack Cole, Luigi, Matt Mattox, and/or Giordano and Fosse. The candidate also needs to be able to handle student papers, quizzes or tests and critiques, as well as the practicum parts of class. Ideally the candidate will have had experience with theater dance or a jazz company.
DAN*H112 Jazz II: Broadway and Theatre Dance is a three credit course scheduled for Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:10 – 12:30 with a capacity of 20 students-it always fills! It is a 100’s level course so both majors (a requirement) and non-majors take this course held in our dance studio. I can provide a syllabus, text order (last year James Robey used JUMP INTO JAZZ. I’ve used various texts over the years), and video/DVDs to support this course that has a reading/writing component. Salary is on a standard adjunct faculty scale.
Please contact me directly via email ERusnak@nvcc.commnet.edu.
Elena M. Rusnak, Professor of Dance
Visual and Performing Arts Associate degree, Dance Certificate,
Formal Pathways to Dance Certification K-12
Naugatuck Valley Community College
750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, Ct 06708
Children’s Dance Instructor
Our children’s dance program has rapidly expanded! Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Mystic is pursuing a children’s dance instructor to teach ballet, jazz, and hip-hop. Perfect candidates must possess a positive attitude, pleasurable to be around, abundance of energy, and adore the art of dance. Perfect candidate must also be reliable and hardworking. Dance degree preferred. Monday through Friday. Please e-mail your resume and a photo of you to expedite the application process.
E-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org, with Attn: Rogelio Garcia.
Ballet Teacher needed for Creative Movement class for ages 3 and 4 and Primary ballet class for ages 5 to 7. Saturday mornings for Ballet Theatre Company’s West Hartford, CT studio. Please send resume via email to email@example.com. 860-570-0440
Professional Dancers, Young Dancers, Administrative Assistant, Costume Designer/Seamstress
Professional Male and Female Ballet Dancers needed immediately
Classical Contemporary Ballet Theatre (CCBT) is a new innovative CT/NYC based dance company. Seeking motivated male and female dancers interested in performing innovative contemporary and classical choreography. Dancers should have strong training in both Ballet and Modern with great movement quality. This position is currently volunteer based.
Please send resume and pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seeking Young dancers ages 11 to 18 to become members of CCBT-2
Classical Contemporary Ballet Theatre (CCBT) is a new innovative CT/NYC based dance company. CCBT’s Mission is to share the transformative power of ballet with diverse audiences through public dance performances and educational programs. One of CCBT’s goals is to use dance as a tool to improve self-confidence and enhance individuals’ self esteem. CCBT would like to offer motivated students interested in performing contemporary and classical choreography an opportunity to perform alongside professional dancers. Each student would be expected to meet twice month.
Please contact us and put CCBT-2 in the email heading: email@example.com
Classical Contemporary Ballet Theatre (CCBT) is seeking a motivated individual interested in dance or non-profit arts management to assist with the general administration of a dance company. CCBT’s mission is to share the transformative power of ballet with the diverse audiences through innovative public dance performances and educational programs.
You will work with the company’s administrative team and duties may include:
• outreach and publicity for performance events
• hands-on set up for fundraisers/performances opportunities
• printing and mailing, general operations including data entry and communications researching and assisting in application process for appropriate grants and fundraising (Volunteer and/or student seeking college credit or experience in arts administration field. )
Interested candidates please send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Classical Contemporary Ballet Theatre (CCBT) is seeking a motivated
individual interested in costume design and construction for dance. This position is perfect for a student or individual seeking to enhance their portfolio. This position is volunteer based and is currently unpaid; however all materials and a sewing machine can be provided, a small stipend may be offered for you services.
Interested candidates please send resume to: email@example.com
Part Time Instructors for “FETCHERCISE”
“FETCHERCISE” is expanding to CT! We are looking for part time instructors to go through our training. Must have experience teaching young children fitness and or dance/creative movement. This position works well when combining our hours with other PT work in your field of expertise. Must be outgoing, fun, energetic, patient, good control over group of young children. Must be 21 years old, own transportation needed, background and fingerprinting required.
Children’s Ballet Teacher
The Hartt School Community Division Dance Department has an opening for a Children’s Ballet Teacher. Interested individuals should hold a BFA in Dance or several years children’s dance experience with a professional school and be prepared to start immediately.
Dance Department Administrator
Hartt School Community Division
35 Westbourne Parkway
Hartford CT 06112
Location also at Simsmore Square, 540 Hopmeadow Street, Simsbury
The Dance Department is now on Facebook. To join our group and get the latest on upcoming events, search Dance Department, Hartt Community Division of the University of Hartford.
Dance Instructor Needed
Westport based dance studio seeking dance instructor to teach 4-6 yr olds, must have ballet, tap and musical theater training. A minimum 2 hours per week. Experience teaching teens and adults a major plus. Call 203-341-8900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
New Haven Ballet is seeking part-time, experienced, and energetic instructors to teach Student Division and Children’s Division classes for ages 7-18. A strong classical ballet background is required. Please send resumes with a cover letter to:
New Haven Ballet
70 Audubon Street
New Haven, CT 06510
Substitute Dance Faculty Search
The Hartt School Community Division University of Hartford is seeking dance faculty substitutes in jazz, tap, and hip hop. Ideal candidates will have vast experience instructing both youth and adults at varying ability levels. Faculty substitutes will be contracted to fill the dance department’s class coverage needs for the remainder of the season. Classes run Monday through Saturday in Hartford and Simsbury locations. Email resume and available days to email@example.com. Competitive compensation for qualified professionals. Auditions to follow.
Pre-dance and Tap Teachers Needed
Farmington Dance is seeking an experienced pre-dance teacher and tap teacher for Saturday mornings. Candidate must be able to adapt to present curriculum. Our studio hosts a performing company as well as a recreational studio. Located in Canton on RT 44. Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
133 River Road, Canton, CT 06019
Substitute Ballet, Modern and Jazz Teachers
The Ridgefield School of Dance is looking for a substitute ballet, modern and jazz teachers experienced in teaching ages 3 through 12. Schedule would be flexible and based on needs of the school. Professional background is preferred, but experience is most important. This is a great way to get involved with a ballet school with a growing enrollment and future needs for additional staff. Please send information to email@example.com or mail resume to The Ridgefield School of Dance, 137 Old Branchville Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877.
Vinnie’s Jump and Jive – Call for Instructors
Do you teach Hip-hop? Jazz? Capoeira? Do you enjoy leading social dancing such as swing, zydeco, or salsa? If you are interested in starting up a regular class or event in our venue, please contact us directly at 860-347-6971 ex 3777 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We are open to all age groups and genres of dance.
Experienced ballet teacher with MFA degree and Connecticut Ballet principal dancer looking for teaching opportunities. Experienced in ballet (all levels), pas de deux, character dance, modern (Limon technique). Willing to teach trial master class.
Classical Ballet Choreography Tailored to Your Dancers
Many pieces available or music of your choice.
Photo: Ballet Degas
Available for Master Class Teaching/Classical Ballet and Coaching/Adjudication
Linda Giancaspro, Ballet Mistress
New England Ballet Company
Artistic Dance, Inc.
Recitals, Nutcracker, publicity.
Please visit our website.
Andrew DiCambio Photography
Studio Space Available for Rent
Two 900-square feet dance studios and 2 small private music rooms available in Milford.
Contact Gina Eller at email@example.com for rental details
Performance Dance. Two gorgeous dance studios available.
Market Your Business to Reach a Larger Community
Designer with dance background offering services including:
– seasonal brochures
– graphic identity: logo design, letterhead
– playbill cover art and interior layout
– advertisements for newspapers, magazines, posters, billboards
– promotional gifts: key fobs, t-shirts, caps, calendars
– retail items: dance bags, scarves, wallets
– scenery/ prop design and prototyping
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org 646-552-9714 (mobile
Classical Tutus, Men’sTunics & Vests Available
Beautifully-crafted European tutus, men’s jackets and tunics available. Suitable for competitions, school performances, or professional performance. Photos available and references. Prices very competitive. Call Chiara Ajkun at 718-885-3629, email Ajkun@aol.com.