Movement Research Internships Staring February 2016
Movement Research is one of the world's leading laboratories for the investigation of dance and movement-based forms. Valuing the individual artist, their creative process and their vital role within society, Movement Research is dedicated to the creation and implementation of free and low-cost programs that nurture and instigate discourse and experimentation. Movement Research strives to reflect the cultural, political and economic diversity of its moving community, including artists and audiences alike.
Movement Research offers internship opportunities to dancers of all levels, ages 18 and up. We are currently hiring for Spring internship positions to run February 2016-September 2016 or March 2016-September 2016 with the opportunity to extend. For a 10-15 hour commitment per week, Movement Research provides interns with free access to classes at Eden's Expressway, Danspace Project and Randy Warshaw Studio.
OFFICE INTERNSHIPS with MOVEMENT RESEARCH
Media Intern (February 2016 - September 2016)
The Media Intern assists the Media and Communications Manager with the video archive and database, podcast channel, press and promotional materials, website maintenance and online class listings. The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic, basic organizational skills, and an interest in the documentation of contemporary and experimental dance. Experience with Mac software and Excel are strongly encouraged. Experience with Dreamweaver, iMovie, and/or media software a plus.
Studio Coordinator Intern (February 2016-September 2016)
Studio Coordinator Interns will assist the Operations Manager and the Programs and Events Manager with oversight of our three studios at Abrons Arts Center, Eden's Expressway and Avenue C. Studio Coordinators will be responsible for assisting with the artist space subsidy program, maintaining the studios and other operational and facilities needs. Candidates should have strong organizational, writing and communications skills.
Performance Journal Archives and Subscriptions Intern (March 2016-September 2016)
The PJ Archives and Subscriptions Intern works closely with the Media and Communications Manager to manage subscriptions and maintain the database for the Performance Journal, Movement Research's bi-annual printed publication. Candidates should have experience with Microsoft Excel and Word, excellent writing skills, strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work in a small, busy office environment. Participants will gain experience with Filemaker Pro, MR's detailed customized database. To learn more about the MRPJ visit http://movementresearch.org/performance_journal/currentissue/
If interested, please submit your cover letter and resume to email@example.com with the position you are applying for. Resumes should focus on work experience and include all relevant computer skills, technological experience, finance/cash register experience, and whatever else you feel is applicable to your areas of interest.
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