Dancer Job Description Sample
Costume Character Dancer
Please visit www.BuschGardensAuditions.com for costume character audition steps.
Must be at least 16 years old
Demonstrate skill in dance techniques, improvisation and guest interaction
Ability to able to stand for long periods of time
Must be between 4' 10" and 6' 2"
Able to perform in extreme temperatures
Flexibility in schedule
Ability to work in a team-oriented environment
Perform in park shows and events, media appearances, and outside events, including but not limited to Sesame Street shows, character meet and greets, and character escort
Provide excellent guest service through performance, and uphold the quality image of the Busch Gardens brand
Assist with venue cleanliness and maintenance
If you are an outgoing and high-energy person who is seeking an exciting and dynamic employment opportunity, join our Six Flags team and enjoy a year of thrills! Don't miss out, apply today!
Park: Six Flags Magic Mountain
Dancer - Coyote Ugly (New York New York - Las Vegas)
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Dancers are primarily responsible to freestyle dance and interact with and entertain guests, creating a memorable experience. This position will be filled by audition. Attention to physical capabilities and dance technique is required.
Ability to freestyle dance and improvise with role is essential.
Engage and interact with guests.
Act as the emcee for Coyote Ugly.
Act as a promoter of Coyote Ugly, which includes but not limited to: engaging guests on the casino floor and bystanders and handing out promotional items.
Ensure dependability by arriving to work station on time and adhering to all property attendance policies and procedures.
Dance and perform various shows in costuming.
Learn an indefinite number of routines to perform.
Teach his/her role to new employees when requested to by Dance Captain or above.
Exercise reasonable care with costumes and report any damages or repair issues to wardrobe and costumes department.
Maintain excellent physical condition.
Perform with excellent coordinator and motor skills.
Withstand various activities such as prolonged standing, sitting, and walking.
Present a neat, well-groomed professional appearance at all times.
Perform other job related duties as requested.
At least 6 months of work experience in a similar environment.
Dance training in jazz, tap, ballet, hip-hop or related style of dance.
Excellent customer service skills.
Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.
Professional appearance and demeanor.
Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.
Previous professional performance experience.
Female Luau Dancer (Casual)
Produce a breathtaking celebration of traditional Hawaiian, Tahitian, Samoan and Maori music and dance, creating a high-energy performance Guests are sure to treasure for years to come. Responsible for the entire cultural experience, Luau Dancers engage guests in traditional artisan activities and perform choreographed numbers they need to be able to expertly execute.
The ideal candidate has a background of 1 to 2 years experience in formal dance instruction, preferably in Polynesian dance, with a high level of stamina and athleticism. Searching for a candidate with strong verbal communication skills, a natural aptitude for guest service, a positive and upbeat attitude, and the ability to interact effectively and courteously with Guests and other Employees.
The ideal candidate is also someone with the following skills and abilities:
- Ability to perform various Polynesian dance styles while maintaining cultural authenticity.
- Ability to commit choreography to memory and perform numbers with correct timing and aesthetic appeal.
- Speak, read, and write in the English language.
- Available to work a minimum of 2 shifts per week.
- Ability to occasionally lift 5 - 20 lbs.
- Able to work indoors and outdoors in all kinds of weather including extreme temperatures and high humidity.
- Team player able to work under minimal supervision.
- Neat and professional appearance, a genuine Spirit of Aloha. and a desire to work with the public.
- TB clearance required
- As a condition of employment, candidate must be able to satisfy all pre-employment screenings such as criminal background checks.
Hawaiian Hotels & Resorts, a division of Pleasant Travel Service, L.L.C. is a privately held family organization committed to the selection, growth and development of highly motivated, talented professionals. Hawaiian Hotels & Resorts offers a fun and rewarding business environment with a true sense of `Ohana, and is committed to provide a workplace free from alcohol and other drug abuse.
Competitive benefits including health, dental and vision insurance. Paid vacation, holidays and sick benefits.
Calling all actors, singers, dancers and performers! We're currently seeking energetic and animated Entertainment Performers to portray a variety of roles at our Western-themed park including can can girls, cowboys, and more. If you have a knack for performing, we want to talk to you! Auditions will be required.
As an Entertainment Performer you'll be responsible for portraying a specific costumed character role throughout various shows and acts at our Western Theme Park. Additionally, you'll ensure a positive guest experience.
Entertain and motivate guest participation while portraying specific costumed character roles throughout the Western Theme Park, including singing and dancing.
Perform in up to 13 various acts and shows per day throughout the resort, all with varying lengths.
Follow performance guidelines and techniques as directed by the Entertainment Manager.
Ensure proper use and care of props during each performance including Western revolvers, shotguns, ropes, wagons, and bales of hay.
Follow costume care guidelines and maintain integrity of performance; communicate costume malfunctions, damage, issues and concerns to Entertainment Manager.
Maintain cleanliness of show wardrobe and costume areas.
Navigate in, on or around scenic elements associated with specific shows and acts in potentially dark and restricted spaces as needed.
Care for and ensure safety of animals used during performances.
Answer general questions and guide guests to seats or standing areas during performances as needed.
Other duties as assigned.
High School Education (some HS education required)
Must be able to audition for selection of role(s)
Previous acting or performer experience, preferred
Good interpersonal and verbal communication skills
Ability to memorize and perform lines and improvisation for various performances
Ability to endure seasonal temperatures as some roles including working conditions requiring constant outdoor work
Basic computer proficiency including the ability to use email and internet
At Sun RV Resorts, you will be part of an industry-leading organization where you will be challenged, inspired, rewarded and transformed. We place a high priority on our team members, and this is a big part of what sets us apart. We will ask you to give us your very best every day, and will challenge you with interesting work, stretch assignments, a collaborative and supportive work environment and plenty of learning and growth. In exchange, we will reward you with an award-winning work environment and awesome perks!
Online access to view and update personal information, review paystubs, annual W2s, and more
Participation in company-wide SunRewards program
Team Member Perks & Benefits Program with hundreds of discounts on things like mobile phone service, travel, retail, and more
Access to hundreds of online learning modules via Sun University
Vacation RV site rent discounts at SunRV Resorts nationwide
Dance - Non-Tenure Track Faculty Vacancy Pool
About the College/Department: The Dance Program offers a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Fine Arts as well as a dance minor and a teaching endorsement. Western’s Dance Program is focused on performance and choreography. It is our aim to familiarize students with the historical and cultural dimensions of dance, including the works and philosophies of leading dancers and choreographers both in the past and present. We teach our students to understand and evaluate contemporary thinking about dance and related arts and to make informed assessments regarding quality works of dance. Our goal is to teach a physical and intellectual understanding of the language of movement art.
Position Responsibilities: Teach core curriculum courses.
Required Qualifications: BA or BFA in Dance or professional experience Teaching experience at the college level
Teaching experience at WWU MA/MFA and/or professional experience Experience working with diverse student body and staff Academic Emphasis: Modern Dance and Ballet
Job Location: Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications
Bargaining Union: United Faculty of Western WashingtonApplication Instructions and Requested Documents: Please log in below and submit your application via WWU’s Electronic System for Employment (EASE). Note: You will need to be using Internet Explorer to utilize our online application system.
A letter of application addressing the above qualifications, curriculum vita, and contact information for three references is required. You may cut and paste or upload as noted on the EASE application.
Other Information: N/A
Job Posted: 6/24/2009Closing Date Notes: Open continuously
Recruitment #: 090108Western Washington University (WWU) is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer
committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and
veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to
fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, WWU does not discriminate on the basis of race, color,
creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and parenting status), disability, age, veteran status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or genetic information in its programs or activities, including
employment, admissions, and educational programs. See WWU's Policy on Ensuring Equal Opportunity and
Prohibiting Discrimination and Retaliation. Inquiries may be directed to the Vice Provost for Equal Opportunity and
Employment Diversity, Title IX and ADA Coordinator, Equal Opportunity Office, Western Washington University, Old Main
345 (MS 9021), 516 High Street, Bellingham, WA 98225; 360.650.3307 (voice) or 711 (Washington Relay); email@example.comWWU is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. To request this document in an alternate format or to request an accommodation, please contact Human Resources Disability Services, 360.650.3774 or 711 (Washington Relay).All new employees must comply with the immunization policy and show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizen and Immigration Service before beginning work at WWU. A thorough background check will be conducted on all new hires.
E0289 / Assistant Dance Coach / Glencoe High School
Assistant Dance Coach / Glencoe High School / Start Date: ASAP
Support the Hillsboro School District athletic objective, policy of interscholastic athletics, and Hillsboro School District Athletic Code. The District believes that extra-curricular activities are an integral part of school life. All students, regardless of their ability should take part if possible to be able to grow physically, intellectually, and socially through participation. Coaches organize and conduct the athletic programs to meet the needs of the school District and their participants.
Experience in and/or knowledge of the sport, coaching techniques, and student supervision.
Ability and willingness to successfully communicate with student/athletes, parents, assistant coaches, and other school staff in both verbal and written forms.
Ability to perform coaching responsibilities in accordance with school and District procedures and policies.
Current CPR/First Aid Certification
Current Concussion Management and updates on all other OSAA requirements.
Maintain integrity of confidential information relating to students, staff, or District patrons.
The ability to work harmoniously with others
Successful completion of background check
Dance Training experience
DANCE ASSISTANT COACH JOB DESCRIPTION
Looking for an assistant dance coach to join a well- established dance program at Glencoe High School.
Must be a leader and mentor for our competitive dancers
Must have a strong background in dance/performing arts, including Contemporary, Modern, Jazz and Hip Hop
Must be capable of teaching students various styles of dance, from demonstration to verbal direction
Must demonstrate compassion and concern for the academic and physical well -being of their dancers
Must be able to follow and work on a budget for the team
Must be able to observe the dancers practices and performances and provide suggestions for refinement in a respectful manner
Communicate effectively with parents and dancers
Must be reliable and punctual
Must partake in fundraisers as part of a team function
General Application - Chicago, IL
NY Kids Club is looking for people like YOU for our Grand Opening in Chicago, January 2018!
We are looking for high energy, fun-loving, people who have a passion to uphold our responsibility to the children, their parents, extended family and caregivers who attend our preschool, classes, camps and special events to join our team.
The NY Kids Club is a premier children's enrichment center renowned for our original curriculum and creative, talented and artistic teams. We are conducting a search for:
who are interested in teaching/performing for the families of Chicago with our exciting team.
NY Kids Club boasts a company culture that nurtures talent and promotes all high-performing team members on the basis of merit. We pride ourselves on an environment that calls for people who are fun-loving, have a great sense of humor, have pride in what they do and take their work seriously.
An exciting networking Meet and Greet event, as well as interviews and auditions, will take place in November! Apply today to receive your personal invitation!
Artist In Residence (Part Time) (Multiple Positions)
The University of Arizona School of Dance invites applications for an Artist in Residence beginning spring 2018. This is a unique opportunity for a seasoned dance professional to join one of the highest ranked schools of Dance in the nation and work hand in hand with an outstanding faculty shaping the versatile and educated dancers of today.
The School of Dance supports the UA's diversity and inclusiveness strategic initiatives designed to create an inclusive environment for all faculty, staff, and students. The candidate is expected to support diversity and inclusiveness efforts in the department and college. The School of Dance is a three-track program with strong and equal emphasis in ballet, modern, and jazz.
This position will provide teaching, research/creative activity and service to the School of Dance. Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, life insurance and disability programs; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more! The University of Arizona has been listed by Forbes as one of America's Best Employers in the United States and WorldatWork and the Arizona Department of Health Services have recognized us for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona, please click here.
Supervisor, Dance Project
Supervisor, Dance Project
Santa Clarita, CA
We serve. We respect our team. We innovate. We are consistent. We are accountable. We do it right.
We are currently searching for a highly motivated Dance Supervisor who will supervise and instruct shipboard cast members in all associated production show properties, preparing them for onboard employment. Reporting directly to the Manager, Show Operations, this person oversees standards of the productions on vessels assigned covering choreography and direction to costume maintenance as well as all technical aspects of the show.
In a city with enviable quality of life balance, our corporate offices are located in beautiful Southern California in downtown Santa Clarita. Santa Clarita is what CNN Money Magazine calls "one of the best places to live in California." With award-winning schools, special events and a large arts and cultural scene, Santa Clarita is the third largest city in Los Angeles County and is ranked as one of the safest cities in not only California, but in the nation.
Train and supervise professional dancers and singers to ensure knowledge of the production shows. Maintains integrity of the original concept by demonstrating different styles of dance, movement, staging and direction.
Stays current with all production show choreography and staging to be able to instruct other Coordinators.
Responsible for the administrative support, casting, show content, direction, associated technical aspects, cast welfare and enforcement of Company policies on their assigned vessels.
Reviews all voyage reports of their assigned vessels providing feedback and support to the onboard product.
Oversees all costume replacement orders for their assigned vessels.
In charge of cast change, rehearsal scheduling, costume fittings and casting of the shows.
Works with Entertainment management to ensure production show consistency.
Supervises dancers and ensures all cast members continually portray the expected image for the individual Production shows, including makeup, hairstyling and physique.
Confirms show materials with Lead Supervisor, Show Operations to ensure production concept standards and consistency are met.
Conducts costume fittings as needed in the necessary timeframe for ordering and altering to be complete. Assists with warehouse maintenance including costume replacements, shoes, small props inventory and special projects assignments.
Creates and maintains all show reference materials for new and existing show product.
Formal dance training.
Previous Professional theatrical performance accreditations.
Dance teacher certifications preferred.
Ability to travel up to 50%.
Strong planning and organizational skills.
Ability to work independently while exercising sound judgment.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
Degree in Theater, Dance and/or teaching certification.
Knowledge of show productions within cruise industry involving choreography, costumes, music and scenery.
Prior cruise ship industry performance experience.
- Time off benefits
- 8 paid holidays, paid vacation, bonus vacation time and paid sick time
- Cruise and Travel Privileges for you and your family
- Complete benefit plans including medical, dental, vision and flexible spending accounts
- Health and wellness programs include onsite exercise classes, onsite nutrition and lifestyle classes and discounted gym memberships
- Tuition Reimbursement - up to 75% with a maximum of $2000 per year
- Company match up to 6% of salary at 50% for the first 5 years and 100% thereafter
Employee Stock Purchase Plan - up to a 15% discount off of FMV of CCL stock
- In-house Princess University courses on professional development
- Rewards & Incentives
- Employee Recognition and Reward Programs; rideshare, financial commuter incentives and free parking; special employee discounts for child care, banking services and retail stores
Apply today and set sail on an exciting new career course! Our goal is to be the number one cruise and cruise-tour provider. To make that happen, we need qualified, top-notch team members. If you're looking to get your talent noticed, apply today! Our application process is quick and easy:
Apply online at http://princess.com/careers. Enter the job title into the keyword search to access the job. If you are already on the Princess Cruises website be sure to create a profile and then apply directly to your specific job.
Princess Cruises is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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