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Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

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Hubbard Street Dance Chicago is an Equal Opportunity Employer and seeks candidates with demonstrable experience advocating for equity, diversity and inclusion.

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago will be hosting auditions for male and female dancers, for main company contracts for the 2017–18 season.

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Audition

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Auditions begin promptly at 10am

Hubbard Street Dance Center
1147 W Jackson Blvd at S Racine Ave in Chicago

Individuals interested in a position with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago should have a minimum of two years of professional experience. The audition will begin with a ballet technique class, after which some dancers will be asked to stay to learn repertoire, improvisation and partnering.

Please be available Sunday evening until 5pm, callbacks will occur after the completion of all technique classes.

Registration Information

Audition fee: $15 cash, credit, debit, or check made payable to “Hubbard Street Dance Chicago”.

Hubbard Street strongly recommends dancers register for these auditions in advance. 

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Online Registration will close on Thursday, March 9 at 11:59pm.
On-site registration begins at 9am on March 12 for main company auditions.

Please click here for the audition schedule.

Should you choose to register on the day of the audition, please arrive early and bring copies of your resumé and headshot. Headshots should represent your appearance in the studio.

Please direct all inquiries to auditions@hubbardstreetdance.com.

 

Director of External Affairs

We are seeking a dynamic, results-oriented and mission-driven professional to join Executive Director Jason Palmquist and Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton in leading the revenue-generating operations of the organization. As a senior staff member, the Director of External Affairs is responsible for growing both earned and contributed revenue while serving as Hubbard Street’s representative to local and national funding communities. This strategic leader manages a team of nine professionals specializing in communications, development, marketing and media.

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Production Manager

We are seeking a mission-driven, experienced and strategic individual to join Hubbard Street’s Production Department. Reporting to the Executive Director Jason Palmquist and Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton, the Production Manager is a key member of the senior management team and functions as the main point of contact for all production and technical needs of a $6.5M organization, which performs in Chicago approximately four times a year in addition to touring nationally and internationally. The ideal production professional can work collaboratively with the organization’s leadership to ensure the balance of artistic quality, personnel, budget and schedule.

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Facilities and Operations Coordinator

We are seeking a dynamic, proactive, mission-driven individual to join Hubbard Street’s Business Office. Reporting to the Controller, the Facilities and Operations Coordinator functions as the main point of contact for all facilities, IT and office-management related needs. The ideal candidate will be self-directed and must enjoy working closely with many different constituencies in a fast-paced, creative environment, to help optimize systems and ensure a smooth and easy experience for everyone on our property. This entry-level position is part of a larger General Management team that is responsible for overseeing operations, finance, human resources, facilities and IT, as well as line producing all production and touring activities. The Facilities and Operations Coordinator is entrusted with balancing organizational priorities and daily human experiences of the building. We are willing to train the right candidate, who brings an aptitude for learning and a positive attitude towards acquiring new skill sets.

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Bookkeeper (Part-time)

We are seeking a detailed, proactive, mission-driven individual to join Hubbard Street’s Business Office. Reporting to the Controller, the Bookkeeper supports crucial bookkeeping and reporting functions for a $6.5M company. Though this part-time, hourly position is focused on financial matters, the Bookkeeper is part of a larger General Management team that is responsible for overseeing operations, finance, human resources, facilities and IT, as well as line producing all production and touring activities. This work is integral to a smoothly running organization and the ideal candidate must enjoy working closely with many different constituents. This is a flexible work environment that can accommodate limited remote work.

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School Partnerships Manager

We are seeking a strategic, experienced, and mission-driven School Partnerships Manager to join Hubbard Street’s Education department. Reporting to the Director of Education, Youth, and Community Programs, the School Partnerships Manager will have strong knowledge of the current trends in public education, with emphasis on the specific issues in Chicago, and dance education. The Ideal candidate will have the ability to create integrated dance curriculum, supervise and train teaching artist staff, implement research initiatives, create and maintain long term collaborative school partnerships, serve as mentor teacher in schools, lead professional development workshops, and manage associated research projects. Primary responsibilities include developing and maintaining assigned school partnerships, hiring and training teaching artists for those programs, developing and assessing curricula, teaching professional development workshops, as well as the development of assessment and research tools.

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Advanced Summer Intensive Chaperone

This is a seasonal, full-time position for our Advanced level Summer Intensive Program held in Chicago, IL at Columbia College dance studies in downtown Chicago. We are seeking an experienced and responsible Chaperone to join Hubbard Street’s Summer Intensive Staff. Reporting to the Head Chaperone, the Summer Intensive Chaperone is responsible for supervising up to 15 students between the ages of 14 and 18, and works with the Head Chaperone to ensure that students are supervised during class times, lunch breaks, on activities, and in the dormitory. Chaperones ensure that students are safe at all times, eating responsibly, and respecting all rules laid out by Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, University dorms, and Colombia College Chicago.

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Intermediate/Advanced Summer Intensive Chaperone

This is a seasonal, full-time position for our Intermediate-Advanced level Summer Intensive Program held in Chicago, IL at the Hubbard Street Dance Center. We are seeking an experienced and responsible Chaperone to join Hubbard Street’s Summer Intensive Staff. Reporting to the Head Chaperone, Intermediate-Advanced Summer Intensive Chaperones are responsible for supervising up to 6 students between the ages of 12 and 17, and work with the Head Chaperone to ensure that students are supervised during class times, lunch breaks, on activities, and in the dormitory. Chaperones ensure that students are safe at all times, eating responsibly, and respecting all rules laid out by Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago dorms.

Please click here for the full job description and instructions on how to apply.

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago is an Equal Opportunity Employer and
seeks candidates with demonstrable experience advocating
for equity, diversity and inclusion.


Hubbard Street Dance Chicago will be hosting auditions in New York CIty for male and female dancers, for main company contracts for the 2017–18 season.

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Audition

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Auditions begin promptly at 10am

167 West 89th Street, New York City, NY

Individuals interested in a position with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago should have a minimum of two years of professional experience. The audition will begin with a ballet technique class, after which some dancers will be asked to stay to learn repertoire, improvisation and partnering.

Please be available Sunday evening until 7pm, callbacks will occur after the completion of all technique classes.

Registration Information

Audition fee: $20 cash, credit, debit, or check made payable to “Hubbard Street Dance Chicago”.

Click here to Register
On-site registration begins at 9am on March 26 for main company auditions.

Please click here for the audition schedule.

Should you choose to register on the day of the audition, please arrive early and bring copies of your resumé and headshot. Headshots should represent your appearance in the studio.

Please direct all inquiries to auditions@hubbardstreetdance.com.

 

Youth, Education, and Community Program

Teaching Artist

We are seeking mission-driven individuals to join our Education department as part-time contracted Teaching Artists and Assistant Teaching Artists for our in-school programs. Hubbard Street offers unique and innovative residencies that allow schools to incorporate dance into their classrooms and curricula. Hubbard Street teaching artists are responsible for leading these residencies, integrating dance with other subjects while introducing students to improvisation and choreography. Teaching Artists are an integral part of all residencies’ curriculum planning and documentation, and will meet with classroom teachers prior to and throughout each residency. Hubbard Street Teaching Artists receive paid professional development and training. Classes are for students in Chicago and suburban schools in grades K–12. Training begins in August 2016.

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Summer Teaching Artist Fellowship

We are seeking a smart, mission-driven self-starter to join Hubbard Street’s Youth Dance department. Through Hubbard Street’s camps, young dancers create a series of movement studies using the techniques and processes of professional choreographers, experiencing professional dance from the ground up. Working with the professional dancers and teaching artists of Hubbard Street, aspiring young dancers of all levels will gain an understanding of how their bodies move and how to communicate through dance using improvisation and structured choreographic activities. For more advanced students, Hubbard Street has added Secondary Program camps where dancers can further develop specific technical skills and virtuosity. Summer Teaching Assistant Fellows will have hands-on experience in dance education with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago’s renowned Youth Dance Program Summer Camps. Teaching Assistant Fellow are responsible for a wide variety of teaching and administrative support tasks. The Summer Teaching Assistant Fellowship is a paid position, in which the Fellow is paid a monetary stipend of $500.00 at the conclusion of the Summer Session.

Please click here for the full job description and instructions on how to apply.


Hubbard Street Dance Chicago is an Equal Opportunity Employer and
seeks candidates with demonstrable experience advocating
for equity, diversity and inclusion.