Get Involved – Perform, Volunteer

FallAudition2Employment - DANCE 2014/15 Season Alexandria site-specific projects and  Velocity DC Dance Festival
AUDITION Thursday August 28 at 9:30 am at 3700 S Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington

Seeking experienced performers fluent in collaborative work, dynamic and creative improvisation, willing in rehearsal and interested in performing in site-specific work this fall at Beatley Library (Alexandria) and Velocity DC Dance Festival.  Rehearsals take place on Mondays from 4 pm – 8 pm and Thursdays from 8:00 am – 11:30 at 3700 S Four Mile Run Drive in Arlington (some Mondays will be held outdoors at Beatley Central Library).   Performances are paid; there is a rehearsal stipend.  We are willing to make some adjustment for other employment obligations.  Commitment is required for all performances (Beatley Central Library, Alexandria: Sept 24 at 7 pm; Sidney Harman Hall, Washington DC: Oct 9 & 10.)  Please contact Jane with questions and to send resume and head shot/photos.

Employment – ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT (social media savvy and new approaches to marketing)
This is an administrative hourly position open for a minimum of 15 – 30 hours/wk.  You must have experience with dance, arts marketing, Microsoft Office, knowledge of graphic design and previous marketing experience.  Work hours are flexible, but most take place Mondays-Fridays at our office at 3700 S Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington (accessible by bus -  There is free parking behind the building) .  Assistance is required for some performances or non-business day hours.  Compensation DOE and subject to board approval. Position will remain open until filled.  View the Administrative Assistant Job Description

Please submit a letter of interest and resume.  Must be experienced and qualified dance educator, a professional familiar with basic dance concepts, classroom management and working with children.  After school teaching opportunities have not yet been scheduled for the 2014-15 Season.  Please inquire: or 703-933-1111.

Help support our programming by making a tax-deductible contribution.
Sponsor Jane Franklin Dance in the community or onstage. See our  Sponsorship brochure to find details.

Be Active on the Board of Directors
We are seeking Board Members to provide guidance and prepare the organization to move forward.  The dance company offers projects for older adults and youth, dance education, family-friendly performances and unique partnerships with music, media, and visual artists
The Board of Directors works in coordination with the administrative staff to:
• network with business and non-profit organizations in Alexandria & Arlington;
• cultivate donors and promote individual giving;
• aid in program planning and guidance for marketing and financial issues
Expected Time Commitment: The board meets every 6 weeks on Tuesdays evenings at 7 pm at 3700 S Four Mile Run Drive in Arlington.  If you are interested, complete this Board of Directors fill-in Form (be sure to download and save your information) then email to  Positions open immediately.  Board-of-Directors-packet


We welcome your ideas.  Contact us about your ideas of how to help – tell us about friends or groups in your community who might enjoy involvement with Jane Franklin Dance or be interested in supporting a program for older adults or youth.