OPENING POSITION: MARKETING ASSOCIATE

Employer Description: Gallim Dance, a New York-based contemporary dance company, creates and performs original work by artistic director and founder Andrea Miller. Gallim is a highly sought-after company whose work has been acclaimed by the New York Times as “voluptuously polyglot choreography,” performed by dancers “of the highest calibre” (Dance Europe). The company performs for over 15,000 audience members annually in premier venues including BAM, New York City Center, and the Joyce Theater. The company also provides National Endowment for the Arts-recognized educational programming to dancers and non-dancers in its home studio in Brooklyn.

The administrative team at Gallim Dance is a high-performing group of dedicated and experienced arts administrators. This entrepreneurial environment offers strong learning and professional development opportunities as a key member of a talented and fast-paced team. Gallim has been recognized for outstanding entrepreneurship by Crain’s New York Business, The New York Times, and PBS NewsHour.

JOB DESCRIPTION
The Marketing Associate posting is a part-time position (25 hours/week) that reports to the Executive Director and the Artistic Director and works closely with all members of Gallim’s administration. The Marketing Associate’s role is to enhance Gallim Dance’s public image and recognition, nationally and internationally. The Marketing Associate oversees all marketing and press activity at Gallim Dance and produces sharp, exciting print and digital materials that convey Gallim’s artistic identity and vitality, while being free from error.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE
• Production of print and e‐mail marketing campaigns and materials, including Gallim’s biweekly e‐newsletter
• Website content and development
• Social media strategy and updates, including Facebook, Twitter, and Gallim’s blog
• Management of promotional and performance DVDs and photographs
• Participation in larger strategic marketing initiatives, such as a company‐wide project to centralize contact management, and a possible website redesign

QUALIFICATIONS
Candidates should be creative individuals with energy, ambition, and a passion for the arts, who thrive
in an environment of high standards where high‐quality work must be consistently and accurately produced.
In exchange for your efforts, Gallim Dance will provide a fun, fast‐paced and entrepreneurial work environment with smart and exuberant colleagues, as well as strong mentorship and frequent opportunities for professional development and growth.
• Education: Bachelor’s degree required.
• Experience: Marketing, graphic and/or web design experience required, with a track record of successful online or print marketing campaigns.
• Skills: Ability to design marketing materials in Photoshop, InDesign and HTML‐based e‐marketing tools (e.g. Constant Contact) required, as well as the ability to make basic website updates via WordPress. Media skills including basic photography, videography, and video editing preferred. Facility with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Powerpoint) and GoogleDocs required.
• Teamwork: Contributes positively and productively to the team and builds trusting and supportive relationships with colleagues.
• Self‐starting: Initiates and sustains momentum independently and is proactive in seeking new opportunities.

Please note: an unpaid Marketing Intern position is available for interested candidates who do not meet the required qualifications, but are seeking opportunities to increase their marketing and arts management experience.

HOW TO APPLY
The Marketing Associate position is part‐time, 25 hours/week, with schedule flexible but determined in advance. Compensation is on an hourly basis at a rate of $15/hr. To be considered for this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to info@gallimdance.com.

Reception to Toast Andrea Miller, 2014 Guggenheim Fellow.

OPEN REHEARSAL + CLASS // Don’t miss our monthly free showing of new works & existing repertory performed by our award-winning ensemble - this Tuesday (5-6PM). This open studio will be followed by a Movement Invention Lab class (6:30-8PM). Expect playful improvisatory games encouraging the connectivity of imagination and athleticism!

RSVP > www.gallimdance.com/classes

Credit: Christopher Duggan

OPEN REHEARSAL + CLASS // Don’t miss our monthly free showing of new works & existing repertory performed by our award-winning ensemble - this Tuesday (5-6PM). This open studio will be followed by a Movement Invention Lab class (6:30-8PM). Expect playful improvisatory games encouraging the connectivity of imagination and athleticism!

RSVP > www.gallimdance.com/classes

Credit: Christopher Duggan

Andrea Miller Awarded Fellowship by Guggenheim Foundation

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Gallim Dance is proud to congratulate Artistic Director & Choreographer Andrea Miller on being named a 2014 Guggenheim Fellow by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. 

The Guggenheim Fellowship honors both past achievement and exceptional promise for future accomplishment. Since its establishment in 1925, the Foundation has granted Fellowships to more than 17,500 individuals; among whom are Nobel laureates and winners of Pulitzer Prizes, Fields Medals, and other internationally-recognized honors. Choreographers such as Martha Graham, Alvin Ailey, Mark Morris, Trisha Brown, Twyla Tharp, and Ronald K. Brown are past recipients of the Fellowship.    

We would like to take this moment to extend our gratitude to the community of dancers who have helped Andrea’s artistic vision come to life in the studio and on the road; and to our supporters, partner organizations, funders, fans and followers who have shown tremendous investment in Andrea’s work. We are thankful for the impact you have made on Andrea and Gallim Dance.
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FROM ANDREA: 

I would like to share warmest thanks with the Gallim dancers, current and past administrative teams, as well as the many individuals, presenters, commissioners, partners, donors, and foundations who have provided me with tremendous support, creativity and inspiration.  

I extend a very special recognition to the Friends of Gallim Dance for their extraordinary belief in me: Frederic M. Seegal, Chairman, James H. Herbert, II, Jonathan Ledecky, David R. Parker, Michael J. Rosenthal, Irena Tocino, and Shannon Houston. And to my parents and my beautiful family Juan, Mateo and Raquel, for your unconditional love and support.

Andrea Miller
Artistic Director + Choreographer

Gallim hosts Lindsay Clark for open level ballet classes. Drawing from her extensive classical training and the teaching of Zvi Gotheiner, Lindsay’s ballet class focuses on presence, self-compassion, sensory awareness, and freedom of movement. Lindsay has recently performed with Pontus Lidberg, Yasuko Yokoshi and John Jasperse, and has had the pleasure of working with Shen Wei Dance Arts, Faye Driscoll, Jennie Mary Tai Liu, Yve Laris Cohen, Miguel Gutierrez and the Powerful People, Vanessa Anspaugh, Jack Ferver, and Michelle Boulé. This year she was on faculty at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia teaching modern technique and composition. 

3 DATES LEFT
Wed, March 26 |10 - 11:15 AM   
Mon, March 31 | 10 - 11:15 AM   
Wed, April 2 | 10 - 11:15 AM

FEE 
$13 / class 
$10 / 10 - class pass 
Onsite registration only

DEAL FOR DANCERS 
TWO for the price of ONE! 
Grab that special someone and bring them to class. Offer is valid for any BALLET class. Expires Wed, April 2, 2014.

Credit: Franziska Strauss

Gallim hosts Lindsay Clark for open level ballet classes. Drawing from her extensive classical training and the teaching of Zvi Gotheiner, Lindsay’s ballet class focuses on presence, self-compassion, sensory awareness, and freedom of movement. Lindsay has recently performed with Pontus Lidberg, Yasuko Yokoshi and John Jasperse, and has had the pleasure of working with Shen Wei Dance Arts, Faye Driscoll, Jennie Mary Tai Liu, Yve Laris Cohen, Miguel Gutierrez and the Powerful People, Vanessa Anspaugh, Jack Ferver, and Michelle Boulé. This year she was on faculty at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia teaching modern technique and composition.

3 DATES LEFT
Wed, March 26 |10 - 11:15 AM
Mon, March 31 | 10 - 11:15 AM
Wed, April 2 | 10 - 11:15 AM

FEE
$13 / class
$10 / 10 - class pass
Onsite registration only

DEAL FOR DANCERS
TWO for the price of ONE!
Grab that special someone and bring them to class. Offer is valid for any BALLET class. Expires Wed, April 2, 2014.

Credit: Franziska Strauss

Read this interview of choreographer Andrea Miller by Suzanne Chessler in Detroit Jewish News:

“I work at maintaining a very innovative approach to movement. There’s a value set on human expression. You see the whole person – spirit, humor and vulnerability” - says Miller

Read this interview of choreographer Andrea Miller by Suzanne Chessler in Detroit Jewish News:

“I work at maintaining a very innovative approach to movement. There’s a value set on human expression. You see the whole person – spirit, humor and vulnerability” - says Miller

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Open Rehearsal Happening Now!
#daniel #pupilsuite

Open Rehearsal Happening Now!
#daniel #pupilsuite

Don’t miss 2 special events this Tuesday in our studio: Open Rehearsal - 5PM (free) + Movement Invention Lab - 6:30 - 8PM ($17/class)! 

Reserve Online > http://bit.ly/1jYrZsZ

Don’t miss 2 special events this Tuesday in our studio: Open Rehearsal - 5PM (free) + Movement Invention Lab - 6:30 - 8PM ($17/class)!

Reserve Online > http://bit.ly/1jYrZsZ

WEEKLY CLASSES // Company dancer Allysen Hooks will be teaching our company classes this Tuesday and Thursday (10 - 11:15 AM). A graduate from The Juilliard School in 2010, Allysen has freelanced with young and emerging choreographers such as Carlye Eckert, Esme Boyce, and Michelle Mola; and she was also a member of Dance Heginbotham, under direction ofJohn Heginbotham.

Reserve your ticket online: http://www.gallimdance.com/classes/

Credit: Christopher Duggan Photography

WEEKLY CLASSES // Company dancer Allysen Hooks will be teaching our company classes this Tuesday and Thursday (10 - 11:15 AM). A graduate from The Juilliard School in 2010, Allysen has freelanced with young and emerging choreographers such as Carlye Eckert, Esme Boyce, and Michelle Mola; and she was also a member of Dance Heginbotham, under direction ofJohn Heginbotham.

Reserve your ticket online: http://www.gallimdance.com/classes/

Credit: Christopher Duggan Photography