Company: BodyStories: Teresa Fellion Dance
Location: New York, NY
WHO ARE WE?
BodyStories: Teresa Fellion Dance is an NYC-based non-profit contemporary dance company, officially formed in 2011, and active with individual projects since 2004. We create original dance works in collaboration with composers and artists of all disciplines, and have performed across the continental United States, Cameroon, and in Europe. We work very closely with our Musical Director, John Yannelli, to make each BodyStories performance a unique sensory experience, upholding our mission to create profound emotional responses for our audiences. In addition to creating and performing innovative works, our company is committed to connecting with diverse populations through dance education and maintaining a stable business model to sustain our work. We collectively speak nine languages and research, perform, and collaborate with artists from five continents.
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
BodyStories is hiring interns for the Spring season! We are seeking applicants who are detail-oriented and self-motivated. Interest in the performing arts is essential! Previous arts administration experience preferred. In addition to the following areas of focus, interns will perform general operational tasks and take on other exciting projects involved in several aspects of our BodyStories 2017 Spring Season.
MARKETING & MEDIA INTERN
Manage company social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, LinkedIn)
Work with artistic director to develop and execute marketing campaigns in relation to company events and projects
Work with company manager and development team to design and implement fundraising campaigns
Newsletter and correspondence design
Design of print and online marketing materials
Experience with Photoshop and Illustrator is desired
SPECIAL EVENTS & DEVELOPMENT INTERN
Monthly newsletter and communications
Work with company manager to plan and coordinate donor cultivation events
Research and apply for residencies and performance opportunities
Research touring locations and venues
Touring correspondence assistance
Grant application assistance
Corporate sponsorship assistance
HOW TO APPLY
Please submit a resume and cover letter to Lily Altreuter at firstname.lastname@example.org
Positions begin ASAP. Interns receive a stipend for the semester and are eligible for course credit. Interns are encouraged to attend free company class and are welcome to observe rehearsals.
BodyStories: Teresa Fellion Dance
139 Payson Ave 5E
New York, New York, 10034