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Artist Employment

Male and female artists are needed for 2022. Performances are planned for Theatre on the Run Arlington, Dogtown Dance Theatre Richmond, Athenaeum Alexandria.  We will be working with guest choreographers. Rehearsals are Mon 4 – 8 PM at 3700 S Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington and Thurs 8 – 11 AM at NVFAA at the Athenaeum, Alexandria.  Some rehearsals may be scheduled at mutually agreed upon hours, different from the above, or meet at other locations. Please reply via email to janefranklindance at with photo, video clip, resume and references. Phone 703-933-1111.
Please review Company Expectations prior to employment request.

Outreach Educators

Do you have experience in movement outreach for children? We are hiring educators for after school projects, depending on school schedules for 2021-22, Mon – Fri:
Generous stipend provided plus opportunities for additional work.
If you wish to apply as an Outreach Educator, please send photo, resume, references to:
Jane Franklin Dance
[email protected]

Administrative Associate

Administrative vacancy is open.  Please reply with LOI, references, resume as a candidate for employment as Administrative Associate. This is an independent contract hourly position for 12-20 hours/wk (with a minimum of 12 hrs/wk). Benefits include free JFD projects and admissions, flexible hours at 3700 S Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington (accessible by bus), or remotely, during business days Mondays-Fridays.
Administrative Associate Job Description
Reply to: Jane Franklin Dance
[email protected]

Volunteer Board of Directors

Immediate openings are available for the JFD Board of Directors. Offer your expertise and help us to better serve the community.   Info: Board of Directors Packet 2021-22 

The Board of Directors:
• Networks with business and non-profit organizations in Alexandria & Arlington;
• Cultivates collaborative exchanges with other organizations;
• Aids in marketing, development and financial management decisions

Expected Time Commitment: Board meetings are held every eight weeks (September through June), in person from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Jane Franklin Dance office at 3700 Four Mile Run in Shirlington or by video or telephone conference call.
Complete the Board of Directors fill-in Form (download, open in your files, fill out then email to [email protected]


We strive to maintain knowledge and sensitivity of the impact of race/ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation and gender identity on the arts, in education and community engagement. Our current efforts continue to reflect a commitment to enhancing diversity, equity and inclusion.


If you wish to volunteer short-term, please see the Volunteer Packet

Volunteer for Productions, Projects or Events
Volunteer as a theater technician, front-of-house staff, or for classes and after school programs by completing forms in the Volunteer Packet.  We welcome older adults as well as teens, age 15 and above.

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