The Kennedy Center

Dance Programming

Department description

Dance Programming works to ensure the successful presentation and production of dance engagements at the Kennedy Center. From visiting companies large and small to Kennedy Center-produced projects and local ensembles, our department works with great artists to create inspiring dance for everyone. Our best interns are: knowledgeable and passionate about dance; curious and open minded; and self-motivated to pick things up and learn more. Some evening, weekend, and holiday availability required.

Project description

The Kennedy Center Dance Programming Intern will contribute to the following projects throughout their internship experience:

Support for visiting dance companies including hospitality, supernumerary coordination, and performance coverage (Ballet Across America, Millennium Stage performance, etc.); project leadership in coordinating needs for the Local Dance Commissioning Project, National Dance Day, and dance on the Millennium Stage.

Key Dates

Summer 2019 Term

Applications Due: March 17, 2019

Term Dates: June 3-August 16, 2019

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Spring 2019 Term

Application closed November 11, 2018

Term Dates: January 22-May 3, 2019

Fall 2018 Term

Term Dates: September 10-December 14, 2018