Artistic Director for MoMo Mixed Ability Dance Theatre
Situated in Calgary, Alberta, MoMo Dance Theatre is Western Canada’s first and only integrated dance theatre company. Founded in 2003, MoMo creates and performs its own work for performance in company shows and local theatre and dance festivals. MoMo offers regular classes to adults and youth of all abilities and is striving to expand its community programming. The company has a staff of three (Artistic Director, Administrator and Artistic Associate) and an annual operating budget of $130,000.00.
MoMo is seeking an Artistic Director to take responsibility for the overall artistic direction and administration of the company.
The successful candidate will have a degree in dance or community dance and 2 -3 years experience in dance education with diverse populations and community development work. Additionally the candidate will have a strong studio practice as both a teacher & choreographer with a CV and portfolio of professional work. With the ability to lead a small team, you should demonstrate excellent organizational and communication skills, have the ability to prioritize and work effectively under pressure. Skill and experience in overseeing the production of a show, grant and proposal writing and working effectively with a Board of Directors is expected. The position will commence on May 1, 2013.
For more information and a full description of the position, please contact us at: [email protected]. This posting will remain open until the position is filled.
Please submit your letter of interest and resume along with salary expectation to: [email protected]