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Choreographers are dancers who design performances in such a way as to convey mood and ideas through the dancers' movements. Skills associated with Choreographers' sample resumes include providing customer service to the dance studio community by conducting registration and taking phone calls and class attendance; and choreographing dance routines in the styles of ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop and lyrical. There are no formal education requirements for a Choreographer's resume, though bachelor's and master's degrees in dance are available to those who choose to pursue them.

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Director, Choreographer, Fund-raising Assistant

Coordinated plans and ideas with supervisor to carry out effective leadership, advertising and teaching

  • Choreographed dance numbers for performances involving children ages 3-14
  • Directed vocals and acting
  • Assisted in planning, organization and running of fundraising events
  • Supervised fund-raising teams of 5 or more teenagers and adults
  • Volunteered as stage manager for many community theater shows
  • Cleaned tables and served food at various pasta dinner fundraisers to benefit local families in need
  • Volunteer special needs assistant
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Elementary Education And Dance
2

Dance Choreographer; Self -entrepreneur

Created, instructed, and supervised execution of over 7 performances for cultural/social events

  • Created, instructed, and supervised over 20 routines for school events
  • Produced, mixed, and arranged custom digital- format music for all performances
  • Planned and supervised over 150 rehearsals/practice sessions for various performances
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
3

Instructor/choreographer

Choreographed and taught 20-30 dances per season to 3 different classes with children ranging from 10-17 years of age.

  • Directed the studio and by managing finances, ordering costumes, editing music, coordinating events, and hiring lighting and sound personnel.
  • Communicated regularly with parents through informal check-ins and multimedia newsletters featuring videos and photos of student work.
  • Competed yearly in 4 dance competitions with all choreographed dances placing 2nd or above in their categories each year and winning 3 top overall scores for the studio.
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Secondary Education
4

Executive Board Member- President and Choreographer

Formulated hip hop and jazz pieces for performances and competitions

  • Constructed fundraisers that contribute to the team
  • Recorded all financial business: account balances, costume cost, and the collection of team dues ranging from $5 to $300
  • Reported to club sports executives monthly for updates and concerns
  • Maintain structural practices providing fitness, education and companionship
  • Developed a practice schedule that consisted of strength and flexibility along with team work and hard work
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Recreational And Leisure Management
5

Dance Instructor/choreographer

Organized dance instructions for after school programs.

  • Assigned the task of developing dance techniques and provide step by step
  • Evaluated dancing skills of children and provided dance training to develop skills.
  • Coordinated practice sessions, rehearsals, and workout for the students.
  • Encouraged students through appreciation.
  • Motivated and supported students to improve their dance.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Legal Studies
6

Choreographer/entertainment Coordinator

Choreographed and performed dance routines and worked simultaneously with the Kids Camp.

  • Maintained the team environment and assisted in generating entertainment ideas.
  • Contributed regularly to the creation of new special event presentations and special promotions.
  • Applied positive communication and interpersonal skills with guest and coworkers.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
7

President, Team Performer, Choreographer

Maintain a stable relationship between the dance team and the students around campus. Ensuring that all kinds of people attend our programs.

  • Generate over $5,000 in hired performances
  • Oversee the team's budget in terms of foreseeing travel costs and allocations
  • Choreograph several eight to ten minute performances which have been performed at competitions and shows across the country
  • Hold a program called "Bhangra Knights" which we educated people from many different backgrounds about this type of dance
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
8

Dance Teacher / Choreographer

Started as teaching assistant and was promoted to teacher due to excellent teaching skills, prior experience, reliability and a perfect attendance record

  • Responsible for teaching children from pre-school through high school age in various size groups from 2-20 people
  • Assistant Choreographer of award winning solos, duets and small group dance teams
  • Developed excellent relationships with both the owners and the students which fostered a pleasant work environment and resulted in a high level of commitment and performance by everyone
  • Provided the best possible level of service and quality of instruction that resulted in a high level of satisfaction for both students and parents and a significant level of repeat business
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
Leadership And Volunteer Experience
9

Choreographer/ Dance Instructor

Choreographed and instructed teen dance group in a professional artistic environment.

  • Provided motivational support to all students to achieve dance goals.
  • Provided support to coordinators and other instructors.
  • Reviewed all student registration documentation to ensure accurate and up-to-date information.
  • Created recruiting, marketing and budgeting strategies.
  • Maintaining a safe and healthy environment for younger children in the class.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
10

President, Team Performer, Choreographer

Generate over $5,000 in hired performances.

  • Oversee the team's budget in terms of foreseeing travel costs and allocations.
  • Choreograph several eight to ten minute performances which have been performed at competitions and shows across the country.
  • Hold a program called "Bhangra Knights" in which we educated people from many different backgrounds about this type of dance.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Economics

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