Dance in the Parks seeks a high school intern for our 2023 summer season. The internship aims to introduce high school-aged dancers of color with goals of joining the professional industry to working professionals, professional dance-making settings, teaching and leadership experiences, and other industry skills that add value in hiring decisions.
We will only hire one intern. Our application process will help us narrow our focus down to the applicants with the highest drive to continue into the professional industry.
Identify as BIPOC
16+ years old
At least 5 years of dance training
Goals of attending collegiate dance programs or working in the professional dance industry
Enrolled in high school for 2022-23 school year
Dance in the Parks seeks a collegiate/early career dancer with contemporary, modern, and jazz proficiency for our 2023 summer season. Hiring one apprentice to participate in the full rehearsal period and performance season.
REHEARSAL PERIOD: May 30-July 7, Tues-Fri 9:30-3:00
PERFORMANCES: July 10-28, 11 shows, weekday evenings
18+ years old
Currently enrolled in a collegiate dance program or professional training program, or within 2 years of graduation of such program.
APPRENTICE ROLE INCLUDES:
Take company class 4x/week during rehearsal period
Perform in 1-2 pieces of choreography for all 11 shows on the season
Understudy all company dancer roles
Assist with show set up at all venues (stage & sound system)