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Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Join the team at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago!

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates of all races and ethnic origins are encouraged to apply/audition.

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Hubbard Street 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.

Hubbard Street Summer Intensive Level III Chaperone 2015

This is a temporary, full-time position. A chaperone is responsible for supervising up to 15 students, ages 14 – 17 years old. Chaperones work with the Head Chaperone to ensure that students are supervised during class time, 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, East-West University dorms, and Colombia College Chicago.

There are currently no teaching positions available.

Internships at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago — be a part of the team!

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago offers rich and stimulating internship opportunities for college and graduate students seeking experience in administration, artistic administration, videography, lighting, education, development and marketing. Hubbard Street provides interns interested in dance and arts management the experience of working behind the scenes in one of the world’s leading contemporary dance companies. Interns have the opportunity to enhance their skills and knowledge of arts management while working closely with the staff and artists of Hubbard Street.

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago interns are integral members of the organization. Interns receive an e-mail address and extension, and are entrusted with a number of challenging responsibilities. Interns work with Hubbard Street’s administrative and artistic staff to build knowledge, experience, and confidence in arts management. Interns have the opportunity to work at the theater when the company is performing in Chicago’s Harris Theater for Music and Dance, and see company performances. Interns also have the advantage of taking free classes at the Lou Conte Dance Studio.

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Questions about the Hubbard Street Internship Program should be directed to Krista Ellensohn.