LINKS TO JOB WEBSITES
AS220...Great art organization in Providence with the occassional opening.
CRAIG'S LIST - PROVIDENCE...The website to check for local arts jobs including dance.
FRED ASTAIRE DANCE STUDIOS...Franchises all over the country. Often looking for ballroom dance teachers and willing to train. A background in jazz, ballet, modern or tap is highly desirable. Click on career opportunities on the left hand sidebar
JACOBS PILLOW!!...Any job at Jacob's Pillow is a gift from the gods!! Jobs announcements arrive mostly in March and early Spring, but there's usually something. Some positions include housing. Applications for intern positions must be in by February.
ARTHUR MURRAY BOSTON...Often looking for ballroom dance teachers and willing to train. A background in jazz, ballet, modern or tap is preferred to ballroom.For more information, go to bottom of main page and click on 'sitemap' then look for 'Boston MA Professional Dance Teacher Instructor Job Position Available'.
HIGHEREDJOB.COM...Employment at colleges and universaries (type 'dance' in the search box)
HIRE CULTURE...Massachusetts arts job listings
PROVIDENCE JOURNAL...Good search engine makes the search much easier on Projo but most arts jobs now post on Craig's List
RHODE ISLAND COMMUNITY JOBS...rarely any dance, but plenty paid arts admin and goodworks jobs. You sign up for email notification or you can look at the archives for the current month.
RISCA BLOG...The Rhode Island State Council for the Arts runs an art blog and often has arts jobs posted. Look for link on the right sidebar.
ART JOB...Art Jobs all over the U.S.. $25.00 for 3 months of access.
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The Rhode Island Independent Performance Network runs an email list which lists local auditions and job opportunities. In addition RI²PN and its individual members are often looking for dancers/performers for their own concerts.
List members can post performance announcements, teaching and performing opportunities and other items of interest to those involved in dance, puppetry, costuming and theatre in the Rhode Island area. RiDance posts some of them, but many are last minute and go out only by email.
To subscribe to the listserve, email email@example.com with the word 'subscribe' in the subject line and your name in the message field. If you have any problems, email riDance at
to be signed up.
Dance Action Network
Dance Action Network was started in April 2001 for the purpose of bringing the Boston area dance community together to share information. It is a community network of choreographers, performers, teachers, media and cultural leaders and others interested in the well being of Dance in Boston.
Members can post performance announcements, teaching and performing opportunities, political actions and other items of interest to those involved in dance in the greater Boston area.
Many Massachusetts job and audition announcements go out over this email. RiDance posts some of them, but many are last minute. To subscribe to the listserve, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the word 'subscribe' in the subject line and your name in the message field.
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