Urbanity Dance

1180 Washington Street Suite #100
Boston, MA 02118

Date Posted:
January 21, 2019

Eastern Massachusetts



Summer Intensive Program Resident Director


Urbanity Dance is seeking experienced, responsible, and energetic Residential Director for Urbanity Dance’s three week Summer Intensive program serving students ages 11-24 years old from July 22nd to August 10th, 2019 at the MassArt TreeHouse residential halls.

The Residential Director is to be on hand to organize activities, handle any issues, order meals on the weekends, enforce policies, and work with students to see that everyone is adjusting well and having a positive experience while away from home. The RD also manages the two Residential Assistants.

Position is full time come program for the three weeks, requires part - time hours leading up to the program to make sure the RA onboarding is planned, room assignments are done, and the schedule for the staff (Resident Director, two Resident Assistants) is solidified. As an administrator in Urbanity’s Summer Program this individual would be asked to assist in supervising students’ travel to and from the dormitories and the studio, as well as acting as a chaperone on weekend trips and nights out.

Candidates must have experience working with children and teenagers in a supervisory role. No dance experience needed.

How To Apply:

To apply: Send resume and cover letter tosummer@urbanitydance.org

Apply by:
March 01, 2019
Stipend: $2,400 includes a travel stipend, free meals and housing
About this Organization:

Urbanity Dance, a Boston-based nonprofit dance organization, is committed to empowering individuals and strengthening diverse communities through dance. We aim to engage people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities, both in their own communities and in our own studio space, by helping them discover the joy of movement. Our wide range of partnerships with schools, health centers, local arts institutions, enrichment camps, and juvenile detention centers allows us to share quality dance experiences with the Boston community.

Urbanity’s professional Company aspires to push the limits of contemporary dance technique, inspiring audiences with its cutting-edge artistry and startling unpredictability. The Company is dedicated to providing provocative, visually arresting and musically stimulating performances for diverse audiences of all ages.

Multi-sensory works spring from collaborations with composers, visual artists, architects, fashion designers, and light designers. Our dancers are lifelong learners chosen for their sharp adaptability, dancing prowess, and creative vision.

The School at Urbanity offers quality contemporary dance training for students of all ages. Our nurturing classroom environment is designed to encourage a generation of lifelong movers and dance enthusiasts. Company dancers and faculty, all from diverse cultural and dance backgrounds, strive to support each student in his/her dance experience. Urbanity strives to help diverse communities explore the expressive possibilities of movement.

Visit the website for Urbanity Dance:http://www.urbanitydance.org