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Auditions/Performance Opportunities


Dance Institute of Washington (Washington, DC)

Junior Ensemble/Pre-Professional Auditions are year round. Please call 202.371.9656 to set up an audition!

Arts Management

Program Coordinator, Washington Jewish Film Festival (Washington, DC)

The Morris Cafritz Center for the Arts (MCCA) – the cultural wing of the Edlavitch Jewish Community Center of Washington DC (EDCJCC) – is seeking a highly organized and energetic individual to fill the position of Film & Music Program Coordinator.

More information here.

Director of Development, Mosaic Theater Company (Washington, DC)

Mosaic is hiring a new Director of Development to manage contributed assets for a young, thriving theater company dedicated to creating intercultural, uncensored and entertaining art with an impact. In its first three years of operation, Mosaic has attracted over 45,000 audience members to its thought-provoking productions and curated post-show discussions; its work has been described as going “to the heart with heaps of humor—then [breaking] it to tears with the aftershock of authenticity” (DC Metro Theater Arts).

More information here.

Educational Coordinator, ClancyWorks Dance Company (Silver Spring, MD)

The ClancyWorks Dance Company, a 17 year old, award winning nonprofit arts organization located in Montgomery County, MD seeks a proven professional administrator with a background in dance education. It is possible that this position may be split into multiple part-time positions in order to secure the highest quality skills in each area. It is intended that successful execution of the one-year appointment will provide a financial basis for renewing the appointment(s).

Managing Director, BalletNOVA (Arlington, VA)

BalletNova is seaking 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.

More information here.


Dance Teachers


Outreach Teachers and Site Managers, CityDance Ensemble (Washington, DC)

As its programs expand and grow, CityDance Ensemble is always looking for qualified, enthusiastic teachers for its Community Programs. If you are a professional youth worker and dance teacher interested in joining the staff, please email your resume with cover letter to Kelli Quinn at In your cover letter, please outline your education, training, and experience working with youth, as well as motivation for working in a community program.

Teachers, Gainesville Ballet (Gainesville, VA)

Gainesville Ballet School is currently fully staffed with teachers, but is always looking for substitute teachers and new positions may open. Interested teachers may send a cover letter and resume to, after which a teaching audition will be scheduled.

Dance Instructors, Joy of Dance 

Join the company that experienced teachers love working for! Joy of Dance seeks qualified dancers/dance educators to teach and/or assist in the following locations: Ashburn (VA), Bethesda (MD), Bristow (VA), Burke (VA), Fairfax (VA), Gainesville (VA), and Sterling (VA).

More information here.


Fellowships, Internships & Workshops

Dance Place


Kennedy Center

The Washington Ballet

Joy of Motion Dance Center

Lesole’s Dance Project

The National Endowment for the Arts

Dakshina/Daniel Phoenix Singh Dance Company

American Dance Festival (Durham, NC)

Bates Dance Festival (Lewiston, ME)

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival (Becket, MA)

New York Live Arts (New York, NY)

American Repertory Ballet (New Brunswick, NJ)

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (Chicago, IL)

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