For Dance Artists

Auditions, classes, jobs and opportunities for dance artists.

Auditions

MasXpressions

MasXpressions is a Professional AfroCaribbean Dance Company, that will provide professional training to children between the ages 7-17 in the Metro Atlanta Area.

August 3rd, 2019
Registration begins 1:30PM
Synrgy Dance ATL, 3201 Atlanta Industrial Parkway

For more information please visit www.masxpressions.com

Scholarship Are Available for 4 Students

Scholarship Requirements
MUST be of ages 7-17
MUST be willing to commit the full season (September 2019 – June 2020)
MUST submit video of Dancing Video Layout (Introduction, Why You Love Dance & Dancing You Favorite Style of Dance) Please email MasXpressions@gmail.com – MERDE

ImmerseATL Artist Audition

Just Announced: Second Audition for 2019|2020 ImmerseATL Artist Program

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Audition: 11:00am-1:00pm | Registration begins at 10:30am

Please bring your résumé/CV and headshot to the audition

Location: Emory University’s Performing Arts Studio (PAS)

If you cannot join us for the audition, you can submit an absentee audition to Sarah Hillmer at sarah@immerseatl.com. DEADLINE for submission: Saturday, August 17th.

Please include:

  • Résumé/CV

  • In-studio or clear performance footage
    Duration: 2-3 min
    Format: Vimeo or Youtube

PROGRAM INCLUDES:

  • Classes with Educators Sarah Hillmer, Sean Nguyen-Hilton & George Staib

  • Performance opportunities alongside professional companies

  • Two ImmerseATL produced shows

  • Mentorship programs

  • Professional internships

ABOUT IMMERSEATL:
ImmerseATL serves as a bridge between the pre-professional and professional world of contemporary dance in Atlanta. Selected emerging artists are trained in a rigorous program designed to immerse the dancer in the demands, challenges, and rewards of life as a professional artist.

CrazyCee Productions

Changing Faces the Musical

July 19 at 6-9pm
July 20 at 11am-5pm
July 21 at 1-6pm
Bright Screen Studios, 554 N Ave NW Suite E, Atlanta, GA 30318

Audition: free
Private audition: $15

Youth can audition except for Friday, 21+ only with ID

Must be able to sing, dance, and learn to act
Submit EPKs to crazyceeproductions@yahoo.com

Job Openings

Core Dance hiring Publications Manager

Publications develops and implements new media, marketing and public outreach and engagement messages to further the organization’s mission and collaborates directly with the Artistic Director and Executive Director to develop and shape the organizational message and deliver it to the key target audiences. To apply, please email openjobs@coredance.org your resume and cover letter with subject line “Publications Manager Application.”

Studio Manager

TADA is hiring a Studio Manager. Must have administrative leadership skills. Email your resume to info@tadaatlanta.com

Dance on Kee Studios

Dance on Kee Studios, LLC is looking for a Dance Coach to join our team. Email danceonkeestudios@gmail.com along with short video clip for consideration. Looking for majorette dance background.

Eagles Landing Dance Center hiring dance instructors

Eagles Landing Dance Center is looking for a few great teachers for our 2019-2020 season. Preferably seasoned teachers in ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary and African. We are looking for teachers that really enjoy working with kids from ages 7-18 (beginner – advance levels). Competitive Pay!

We are a family-oriented studio that is in Stockbridge, GA (just off of 75 south in Henry County). Please send your picture and resume to vanessa@eagleslandingdancecenter.org. 

Studio Go hiring dance instructors

Studio Go is searching for qualified dance instructors for the 2019-2020 school year. We are a mobile dance company that partners with local preschools, churches, synagogues, elementary schools, and other locations to provide studio quality dance instruction in their setting.

We provide extensive, ongoing training, a collaborative work environment, and many other perks, such as: great pay, employee status, class and recital materials provided by company, company iPad, teacher retreats and get togethers, and more.

Qualified candidates will have the following:
-Previous teaching experience, preferably with young children ages 2-8
-Previous experience in ballet and tap, hip hop a bonus
-Exemplary communication skills
-A self-starter mentality
-Strong desire to teach children
-Motivation to provide the best possible service to our clients
-Great time management skills
-Knowledge of structuring dance classes
-Strong classroom management skills
-Passion for dance education
-Ability to get to and from classes
-Daytime availability: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

All candidates must pass a federal background check and be willing to get CPR/First Aid certified. Email Leah Matthews at leah.matthews@studiogodance.com to apply. Please include resume and references.

Internships

Intern at The Movement Lab ~ Home of T. Lang Dance

T. Lang Dance, a registered non-profit, is seeking an intern to assist in social media and design as well as managing events at The Movement Lab, its premiere arts and community space in Westview. The ideal candidate is outgoing, detail-oriented, proactive, and self-motivated. Some weekend and evening work is required and will be paid. This position will require approximately 20 hours per week; hours will fluctuate depending on bookings and event schedules. Hospitality, Events Management, Arts, Non-profit Management, and English majors are strongly encouraged to apply. All majors will be considered.

Position Responsibilities:

Assist with day-to-day venue operations, including light cleaning and stocking

Assist in answering inquiries about The Movement Lab

Assist in responding to requests to book The Movement Lab
Manage events on-site and act as representative of The Movement Lab

Assist with the set-up and breakdown of events

Assist with projects in the areas of marketing, event development and sponsorship/development as needed

Assist with day-to-day promotion of events, memberships, and opportunities to book The Movement Lab

Write captions related to The Movement Lab events and people participating in them, including features on members

How to Apply:
Send cover letter, resume and a short writing sample or designs to info@themovementlabatl.com

About T. Lang Dance:
T. Lang is dedicated to exposing the arts and emerging communities to the creative impact and genius of dance. The organization creates poetic movement landscapes, illustrating deep and rousing investigations into interdisciplinary creative practices, historical narratives and identity. Intended to nurture growth and innovation, The Movement Lab, managed by T. Lang Dance, offers a comfortable venue for professionals, artists, and community members in all fields.

Calls

Dance Canvas Choreographer Career Development Initiative

Dance Canvas is pleased to announce our 2019-2020 Choreographer Career Development Initiative and our  CALL FOR CHOREOGRAPHERS!

Applications are now online! DEADLINE: August 15th at 11:59 pm!

Selected Choreographers will develop work to be presented in our 2020 Performance Series on March 20th & 21st at the Ferst Center for the Arts!

TO APPLY: Visit https://www.dancecanvas.com/choreographicprograms ”

 

Call for Choreographers- 3 Contemporary Dance Project

One of the goals of Refuge Dance Company is to present dances that engage and connect with the audience. 3 Contemporary Dance Project is one of our recurring programs that allows three choreographers to do just that with each choreographer creating a medium length piece in the 20-30 minute range.

For 2019, 3 Contemporary Dance Project will be October 18, 19, and 20 and we are celebrating it being our third 3 by mixing things up a bit. We will be presenting a different program each of the three evenings – a 3 by 3 if you will.

FOR CHOREOGRAPHERS – If you are a choreographer who would like to apply to be a part of 2019’s 3 Contemporary Dance Project, please send the following information to katherine@refugedance.org by the date below that applies to you

Required Information:

› Your Name, Contact Info, and Brief Bio
› A Summary of the piece you would like to present, including the # of dancers, whether or not you have dancers you currently work with or need help casting dancers, the length of the piece (longer pieces are encouraged, up to a 30-minute max), and a synopsis of the work
› A link to a video of choreography samples/past choreography (either performance or rehearsal video is acceptable)
› Your Resume/CV and headshot

Application Deadline:
› Option 1 – For Choreographers who have dancers already to work with = August 15, 2019
› Option 2 – For Choreographers who need help finding dancers = August 1, 2019

Once you submit your application, please visit our online store to pay the $20 application fee.

Additional Details:

› Each choreographer’s work will be presented at two of the three shows over the course of the event
› If your piece is selected, then there is a $150 per choreographer production fee that helps cover the cost of the event (such as marketing, printing, etc). After all expenses are paid, each choreographer will receive a share of any profits generated by the event.

Call for Choreographers

Atlanta Dance Collective is seeking artists locally and nationally for a short term residency to create and set new work on the collective members for our 2020 season of performances. Following our mission of collaboration, ADC will use these residencies as an opportunity to build connections through the creative process of each choreographer, sharing in the Atlanta community through performance and open classes. Open to both emerging and established choroegraphers, this opportunity will provide a short, but intensive time to create amongst the thoughtful and engaging artists of ADC. Chosen choreographers will receive a $500 stipend (and travel stipend if applicable), as well as compensation for any teaching done while in residence. Residencies will take place in the fall of 2019, and will be subject to choreographer availability, and performances will be held in late January 2020. While choreographers not based in Atlanta are welcome and encouraged to apply, please note that priority may be given to Atlanta-based choreographers.

Proposed new work for our 2020 season should fit under the title “raw” sharing notes of the gritty, undisguised, and bareness of human vulnerability.

Submission fee- $20 (Paid through website, or at paypal.me/atldancecollective)

Please send the following to atlantadancecollective@gmail.com:

  • Name of choreographer
  • Choreographer Bio
  • Title of Proposed work
  • Number of dancers (keep in mind, the collective consists of 8 members)
  • Length (7 minutes minimum, no longer than 20 minutes)
  • Proposed work (in 500 words or less)
  • Creative Process (please briefly describe your process, how you plan to work with the artists in the studio, your research, etc.)
  • Resume/CV
  • Choreographic Reel/work samples

Deadline to submit a proposal and pay submission fee is July 30th, 2019. Chosen choreographers will be notified by August 5th.

2019 Summer Dance Intensives

Ballethnic Bold: Summer Dance Diversity Intensive

June 24- July 20
Ages 6+ years.
Scholarships available for young men and girls age 13 & up on pointe

  • Experience the process of blending Ballet with concepts of West African Dance
  • Explore hands-on experience with master drummers and authentic African singing in collaboration with Ballethnic’s signature style
  • Explore and feel the point of view and movements of the energetic Mangabey monkeys, dashing gazelles, and the fierce roar of the lions!
  • Develop the skills of Corps de Ballethnic where African dancers are executed en pointe
  • Learn the special makeup and wardrobe accessories through workshops
  • Students will also learn how to create the faces from the ballet
  • Receive elite training from featured master Horton, African Dance, and Neo Classical instructors

Core Dance presents Dig: vital physical research

July 1-4, 5-8, 9-12
10am-5pm
DIG, personal and collective movement research, is Core Dance’s summer intensive for professional dance artists. Intended to provide a space for group-minded and individual learning and exploration, artists will investigate the art-making process, tune their creative voice, gain tools in technique, methodologies for movement invention and composition and performance studies. Led by art-makers from around the world, participants will experience a rigorous investigation of the body in space and the connection towards one another while expanding their artistic and movement research practices.

There are three Plots. Participants must register for each individually. No drop-ins or day of purchases available.

Full Radius Dance Summer Intensive

August 11-17
Engage with Artistic Director Douglas Scott and the artists of Full Radius Dance to discover new movement, spark creativity, explore physically integrated dance, and learn Full Radius Dance’s signature technique.

Who should attend? Dancers, choreographers, teachers, and new movers; all bodies and levels of experience are welcome. Attendees include both student and professional dancers, disabled and nondisabled; ages 16 and up.

glo Summer Studies

Summer Studies invests in practice and movement that heartens the mind and body to prepare for “the life” and long durational live art installations. Summer Studies are open to anyone, in any discipline. Morning workshops will be led by glo Moving Artists Mary Jane Pennington. Choreographer and Conceptual Artist, Lauri Stallings will lead afternoon Mapping and Forever Time Sessions. Morning drop-ins are welcome.

Study Dates/ Pricing
Week I: July 1 – 6 | 10:30 – 4:30 PM
Week II: July 8 – 13 | 10:30 – 4:30 PM
Morning Drop-Ins: 10:30 -12:00 PM

Locations
The Goat Farm Arts Center and Historic Rhodes Theatre
1 Week: $225
2 Weeks: $400
Morning Drop-In: $12
You can choose to pay in full as you register or take advantage of our deposit plan.

In House Dance Summer Intensive

July 17-21
Four days of classes plus dancer connect, auditions/scholarships, improv lab, and more!
For details email: cherrise@hotmail.com
$625
Elite Studios, 5962 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs, GA
click here for schedule

– a Modern, Jazz, Contemporary, and Hip Hop Intensive for Advanced Dancers 13-18

Held at Decatur School of Ballet, Sams Street Studios (141 Sams Street, Decatur, GA 30030)

 July 15-18 and July 22-25 from 4-8:30pm
For more information, visit our website at decaturballet.com, email info@decaturballet.com (Attention Toya Willingham) or call (404) 378-3388.

La Culture Mandigue: A Traditional West African Dance Intensive

July 15, 22, 29
La Culture Mandingue – a traditional West African dance intensive led by Senegalese artist, Assane Kouyaté. Honoring & celebrating Manding, Malinke, Mandinka cultural traditions (June – Oct). June master series will focus on Lamban – dance, song & rhythms of the djéli or griot. Live drumming!

Pre-Professional Dance Intensive at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

June 17-21
Indepth and rigorous, this intensive is designed to meet the needs of passionate and creative movers lead by Kit Modus and Fly on the Wall approaches to movement. Registration by approval of the Callanwolde Dance Director only. To inquire if you/your dancer qualify, please email Jerylann Warner jwarner@callanwolde.org.

Reigning Victory Dance Academy’s Summer Intensive Training

July 8-19
$50.00 Registration Fee required to hold spot. Reigning Victory Dance Academy’s Summer Intensive Training is two weeks of very rigorous training for serious dancers. This rigorous program prepares beginning through intermediate aspirants for the dance environment of today. A premium is placed on exquisite–unencumbered– classical training and artistic development along with authentic training in allied dance styles. The environment is one of high expectations and challenging curriculum in a nurturing atmosphere. Daily Classical Ballet technique complimented by Modern Dance (Horton-based), Contemporary, Hip Hop, African and conditioning. Hands-on workshops/seminars on anatomy, injury prevention, nutrition, dance history and career navigation round out the curriculum. Acclaimed international guest faculty are an integral part of this program. Students are encouraged to take 2 weeks to gain the most benefit – however weekly enrollment is permitted

Mon-Fri 9am-3pm
$225 per week

TADA Positive Progressions Summer Intensive 2019

July 15-19
9:30am-3:30pm
Ages 11+
The focus of this camp is to improve your dancer’s technique while having fun at the same time. Daily instruction includes ballet, jazz, and hip-hop. Some skills taught will include: Ballet – nomenclature, precise movements and appreciation for choreography; Jazz – isolations, across the floor progressions, leaps, turns, and more advanced combinations; Hip-Hop – breaking, locking and popping. Each day includes hours of dance instruction and a history or educational session focusing on each dance style. Please bring your own healthy snacks, lunch and water each day.

$395 plus a $25 Registration Fee
Aftercare is available each day from 3:30-5:00p for $10 per day. For other payments options, please call us.

T. Lang Dance presents Sweatshop Summer Dance Intensive

June 3-7
Presented by T. Lang Dance, Sweatshop Summer Dance Intensive offers a challenging and intimate learning experience for pre-professionals and professionals in the field of dance. Sweatshop provides a unique opportunity for movement artists to grow their progressive understanding of contemporary movement led by professional choreographers. Both classes instructed by T. Lang and Teena Marie Custer

10am-12pm Contemporary and Hip Hop
12:30pm-2pm Choreographic Process

– Classes are open to pre-professional and professional dancers ages 17+
– Meal and lodging accommodations are not included
– You may bring your own water or purchase bottled water at the studio

Questions? Email info@tlangdance.com

Youth Summer Dance Intensive

July 8-12
Full week of dance training for ages 7 – 17 years old.  Daily from 10am – 5pm! (early drop-off available)

  • Students will gain strength, flexibility and technique with intensive training in Ballet, Modern, Tap, Jazz, and Hip-hop.
  • Students will participate in an audition workshop where they will receive tips, and professional advice.
  • Student showcase at end of week!

Weekly Classes

*This page is under construction
*Times and classes subject to change

Atlanta Dance Collective Open Class
Tuesdays in July
7-8:30pm
Georgia Dance Conservatory, 49 West Park Sq Marietta GA

Ballethnic Classes
Adult Ballet – Tuesday 6-7pm
Adult Ballethnicize – Tuesday 7-8pm
Yoga Asanas – Thursday 6-7pm
Afri-Modern Fusion – Thursday 7-8pm
Ballethnic Dance Company, 2587 Cheney St, East Point, GA

Cardio~Fusion Adult Classes
Learn a Cardio~Fusion Performance Routine OR a part of the Routine! Register for 1 or more classes here: https://bit.ly/CFMA19

What is Cardio~Fusion? It’s where we participate in basic ballroom dance steps like the Cha Cha, Salsa and the Jive to artists like Beyonce’, Bruno Mars and Lady Gaga! Ideal for all levels.

Saturdays
August 3 at 11am-12pm
July 27 (2 classes) at 11am-12pm, 12pm-1pm
Core Dance Studios, 519 North McDonough St., Decatur GA

Decatur School of Ballet
Advanced Teen/Adult Ballet – Mondays 6:30-8pm at Church Street with Monique Wimby
Beginning/Intermediate Adult Tap – Tuesdays 12-1pm at Church Street with Birda Ringstad
Intermediate Adult Modern – Tuesdays 8-9:30pm at Church Street with Kate Holland
Beginning/Intermediate Teen/Adult Ballet (experience required) – Wednesdays 6:30-8pm at Church Street with Jessica Reese
Beginning/Intermediate Teen/Adult Tap – Wednesdays 7-8pm at Church Street with Birda Ringstad
Advanced Teen/Adult Tap – Wednesdays 8-9:30pm at Church Street with Birda Ringstad

Flamenco Dance Classes
Tuesdays
7:15-8:25pm
Decatur Rec Center, 231 Sycamore St, Decatur, GA 30030

This class is for adults who wish to explore the lighter side of flamenco, including tangos and bulerías in classes that focus on teamwork and communication. It is a good place for beginners, as well as those with experience who wish to add “the fiesta” to their repertoire. This class is geared toward dancers who want to dance without the worry of learning long choreographies or highly technical footwork. We spend time listening to music and exploring the relationship between the body, rhythm, melody, and space. Class limited to 10 participants.

Attire:
Comfortable clothing and shoes with a small heel and great support (not those cute shoes you wear on a Saturday night out). Skirts are optional.

Good Moves Dance
Monday and Wednesdays 5:30pm – 7pm
Thursdays 10:30 am
1015 Edgewood Ave, Atlanta, GA

Kit Modus Open Class
Monday-Friday
10:10am
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center, 980 Briarcliff Rd NE, Atlanta, GA

Release Technique and Phrasework with Samantha Spriggs
Sundays in August
10:30am-12noon
*10am-11:30am on August 11 only
Dance Foundry, 2977 E Ponce de Leon Ave C, Decatur, GA

Room to Move Dance
Mondays 7pm
Wednesdays 8pm
Concourse Athletic Club, 8 Concourse Pkwy, Sandy Springs, GA

Triple Step Studios
Thursdays
6 week series lessons 7:15-8:30pm
Drop-in class in different swing styles (varies every week) 7:15-8pm
Free beginner Lindy Hop class 8-8:30pm
Social Dance 8:30-11pm
Blue Mark Studios, 892 Jefferson St NW, Atlanta, GA

KIDS CLASSES

Flamenco Classes for Kids Age 7-12

Classes cover basic dance technique and choreography, as well as songs. Kids learn the codes of Flamenco communication so that they work as a team in singing and dancing with one another. This class also builds repertoire, and some class time is spent reviewing dances that will help students build their Flamenco skills over time. Class limited to 5 students.

Kids age 12 : Mondays, 4:30 – 5:30 PM
Kids age 7-12: Thursdays, 4:00 – 5:00 PM.

Location: Private studio near downtown Decatur.  Please inquire for address.

Tuition:
$45/month based on a 4-week month. Tuition payments are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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