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AXIS Dance Company Hiring Development Manager

Deadline to apply: Wed, Dec 5, 2018
Position begins: January 2019
AXIS Dance Company, Oakland

AXIS Dance Company is currently seeking a Development Manager. They are looking for someone who is passionate about the arts and fearless about fundraising. You will play an essential role in AXIS’ future growth. You’ll work closely with the Executive Director, Artistic Director and our Board to implement innovative strategies for gaining and sustaining ongoing support from foundations, corporations and individual donors. The Development Manager will lead the successful implementation of AXIS’ contributed income strategies, to include grants, mail solicitations, web strategy, events, donor research and board relations. You will be responsible for leading all development efforts and maintaining accurate records.

Artistry is the heart of AXIS, and they collaborate with the highest profile dance makers, artists and teachers of our time, producing artistically stunning and significant dance works. AXIS’ Engagement program began in direct response to community demand and is the most extensive integrated dance program in the US. Through Advocacy, AXIS champions access, equity, and inclusion, serving as a bridge between contemporary dance, physically integrated dance, and disability culture


Job Alert: Operations Coordinator

Thu, Nov 15
PUSH Dance Company, SF

PUSH Dance Company (PUSH) seeks an Operations Coordinator for its Company programs and initiatives.

The Operations Coordinator is a newly created opportunity for the right candidate to build upon the already organized design of the organization’s administrative goals. The position will integrate the initiatives of the overall team with duties that include, but are not limited to: managing the festival production, overseeing the success of artistic project activities, coordinating education initiatives; and building and maintaining community relationships. The Operations Coordinator ensures the administrative success and groundwork to develop and implement the Company’s values and goals.The goal of the Operations Coordinator is to increase festival and project productivity and class offerings for students through sustainable administrative models.

Please email your cover letter and resume to

Marketing Manager

Immediate Opening
Golden Thread’s office, SF

Golden Thread Productions is looking to hire a full-time Marketing and Patron Services Manager.

Building on a sustained period of audience growth and community engagement, the Marketing and Patron Services Manager creates strategy and implements institutional and programmatic marketing and PR plans, increases online engagement, plans and manages all box office and front of house activities, and helps build Golden Thread’s visibility and reputation locally and nationally.

This is a full-time exempt salaried position reporting to the managing director. Salary range $40K-$44K/yr

The ideal candidate would be a strategic thinker and self-starter who is organized and detail-oriented with 2-3 years of experience in arts marketing, communications, and patron services. The position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills. Working knowledge of WordPress, email creation software like Mailchimp, and a CRM database like Patron Manager is required. Familiarity with graphic design (Adobe InDesign, Photoshop Elements) is preferred.

Some work may be done remotely.

To Apply email resume and cover letter to with subject line “Marketing and Patron Services Manager Position”.

Dance Teaching Job

Dance Studio teaching Position in San Francisco (CA)

Calliope Dance Studio offers dance education to children ages 3-15 in the Noe Valley neighborhood of San Francisco (CA). Calliope Dance Studio is looking for a dance teacher who loves to work with children and can enjoy a curriculum that is based on a unique approach to dance education following somatic and child development theories. Position will be for teaching all ages at the studio as well as school outreach programs, mainly younger dancers.

Qualifications: undergraduate degree in dance, experience, motivation and interest in working with children and families, somatic background and Spanish-speaking a plus. For more information and to apply, please submit resume and three references at

Contact: Kelsey Bergstrom Young,

LEVYdance Seeks an Administrative and Studio Coordinator

Fri, Oct 19
LEVYdance, SF

Part-time, 15-20 hours/week

The Administrative and Studio Coordinator supports the Company Manager (CM) and Executive Artistic Director (EAD) in all aspects of LEVYdance, LEVYsalon Artist in Residence Program and LEVYstudio activities. This includes general office organization, studio maintenance and improvements, and online marketing. The position also acts as point of contact for studio renters, which involves fielding all studio rental inquiries, as well as scheduling, contracting, and invoicing renters. Additional duties might include, but are not limited to: assisting with special company events and performances, individual donor relations, and general office organization.

For full job description visit or email.


Flyering for Beyond Gravity Show

Tue-Sun, Oct 2-21, Various times
Multiple locations

Paid Gig Opportunity

Check out this list below of all the major, experimental dance/theater shows in SF for the next month. If you go see these shows and hand out some postcards outside the venue afterwards, Jess Curtis/Gravity will give you $30 for your time. You don’t even have to buy a ticket! You can just call ahead for the run time and show up at the end to hand out postcards outside the venue.

Fill out your information in the spreadsheet link here:

There is no limit on how many times you can go andJess Curtis/Gravity will pay you after you confirm that you handed out flyers.

Jess Curtis/Gravity will follow up with more details once you sign up, but feel free to email with any questions.


Marin Academy Hip Hop Dance Teacher

January 8, 2019 – May 20, 2019
Marin Academy, San Rafael

Marin Academy is seeking an experienced Hip Hop teacher for a part-time, one-semester position. The course meets every other day for 75 minutes from 8-9:15 am. The position also requires developing a piece with the Hip Hop class – during class time – to be performed during the MA Spring Dance Assemblies and Evening Concert performances on April 26th and 27th. The teacher also leads tech rehearsals for the Hip Hop piece outside class time from April 23rd-25th (afternoons/evenings). Other duties include writing comments, grading, answering email, and working with the MA Dance Company and concert director to provide publicity, program notes and other concert information, as well as coordinating/communicating with costume, lighting, and sound needs for the Hip Hop piece to the Technical Director and Designers.

Please send resume and letter of interest to:
Stella Beale, Dean of Faculty
Marin Academy
1600 Mission Avenue
San Rafael, CA 94901

Dance Instructors

Sun, Dec 30
Soo Dance Company & Academy, San Ramon

SOO DANCE COMPANY & ACADEMY has immediate openings for teachers in the year-round program for various levels and disciplines: Ballet, Jazz,Tap, Hip pop, K pop, Gymnastics, Tumbling, Modern/Contemporary, Kids creative ballet class.


Palo Alto Teacher

The Palo Alto Children’s Theater is seeking a dance teacher/artist to teach children’s dance classes during the school day in elementary schools in the Palo Alto School District. Pay is $32/per class. Up to 9 classes in a day. Teacher do their own scheduling with the school.

Must be responsible, timely, creative. Should be able to demonstrate past experience as a dance teacher/resident artist. Must be willing to be fingerprinted/cleared to work with children.

Kim Kohli

44 Gough St, Suite 201
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 920-9181 phone
(415) 920-9173 fax