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Heidi Latsky Dance

 
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Mission Statement

The mission of Heidi Latsky Dance (HLD) is to redefine beauty and virtuosity through performance and discourse, using performers with unique attributes to bring rigorous, passionate and provocative contemporary dance to diverse audiences. 

Program Statement

From innovative proscenium works like the seminal GIMP (2008) to its current public art installation ON DISPLAY (2015), HLD strives to dramatically expose us to nuanced images of diverse bodies. HLD began in 2001 and has presented pieces in major venues like Lincoln Center, The American Dance Festival, The Whitney, Dada Fest, CREA Conference, The Kennedy Center, High Line, Skirball Center, Summer Nostos Festival, and additionally at Google and TedxWomen. Artistic Director Heidi Latsky has given lectures

Opportunities

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Immediately Seeking Producer at Heidi Latsky Dance

Immediately seeking an energetic, innovative, and committed individual to produce an immersive event that has been in development since 2017. Alongside Artistic Director Heidi Latsky, this person would oversee budgeting, and locating investors, vetting and confirming venues, marketing and PR.  Some prior production experience required.  Our project timeline is partially flexible for the right candidate,…

 
Heidi Latsky Dancers

Heidi Latsky Dance seeks Arts Administration Intern

The Arts Administration Intern is a part-time position of up to 20 hours per week. The intern will provide support to the costume coordinator,  administrative staff, and the artistic director.  This internship is unpaid, but will be provided a local travel stipend.  We would be glad to work with a candidate if their college can provide credit for their time spent during their internship.   Heidi…

 

Wardrobe Intern

Heidi Latsky Dance is an integrated arts institution that do installations  incorporating performance, design and fashion to challenge common conceptions of beauty, bodies, ability and the act of seeing/being seen. This is an opportunity for someone to work with a unique arts group where a substantial portion of the company are artists with disabilities. This is part of the larger mission of HLD to…

 
Intern

Intern

Heidi Latsky Dance, a New York City-based modern dance company integrating dancers with and without disabilities, is seeking an unpaid intern to assist with our 2015-2016 season, which includes: - March: Peak Performances at Montclair State University         • Premiere of our show “TRIPTYCH,” which includes the premiere of our film (title tbd), commissioned by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation - June:…

 

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