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Dancers, or Professional Dancers, tell stories and show emotion through choreographed body movements that are performed for theater productions, television shows and movies, or dance recitals. Skills included on the resumes of Dancers include holding principal dance roles in ballet, jazz, and Latin dance showcases, and performing a variety of dance numbers in Broadway and Las Vegas-style shows. Degrees are often not present on sample resumes of Dancers, though many dancers do hold a bachelor's or master's degree.

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1

Professional Polynesian Dancer/emcee

Performed traditional Polynesian dances from various islands in the Pacific

  • Collaborated with other dancers in creating a pleasant experience for clientele
  • Educated audience about the Polynesian culture in creative and engaging ways
  • Provided a welcoming atmosphere through hosting and emceeing shows
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Marketing
2

Dancer

Professional student assistant with After School Matters [company name]

  • Assisted with the performance of twelve local dance events
  • Instructed students on dance techniques
  • Assisted instructor with teaching students dances
  • Coordinated with several dance groups around Chicago
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Criminal Justice
College Prep
3

Dancer

Performed in front of a large audience including the Los Angeles Parade during Lunar New Years

  • Engaged in critical hours of practice and team building exercises
  • Strengthened the team with support when needed
  • Fluency in Cantonese and Spanish
  • Bookkeeping, preparing financial statements
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word 2012
  • Quickbooks 2011, 2012
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
Spanish
Mechanical Engineering
4

Dancer, Waitress

Devised and choreographed dance for self and others.

  • Harmonized body movements to rhythm of musical accompaniment.
  • Served cold drinks, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic.
  • Made and served hot beverages, using an automatic water heater and coffeemaker.
  • Supervised and managed fellow dancers for my supervisor, when he was unable, or not present.
  • Received payments and made change.
  • Supervised 3-5 fellow employees, scheduled work hours, and resolved conflicts between customer and employee.
  • Successfully handled extremely intoxicated crowds of people while maintaining a peaceful demeanor.
  • Structured and maintained a safe work environment, while establishing a healthy and essential mutual agreement between dancers and clients.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
3
months
at this job
GED
GED
5

Actress, and Dancer

Performed in "CATS The Musical", Castleberry High School, 2011, Playing the role of Tatiana

  • Performed in Shakespeare's "A Mid-Summer Nights Dream", Castleberry High School, 2012, Playing the role of Exotica
  • Performed "The Masquerade of Miracles" as a GoGo Dancer, [company name], and hostess at the Swallow Lounge in Dallas
  • Performed as a GoGo dancer at the Glass Cactus in Grapevine
  • Performed as a GoGo dancer and body artists/human statue at Winstons Supperclub in Dallas
  • Performed at the "Red Carpet Premier: Arielle's 'Creature of Habit' " at Lakewood Theatre as a 1920's Flapper girl human statue, [company name], and hostess
  • Worked with free-lance photographers; Noralee Roberts, Dave McKeen, Kenny Newcomer, Sam Smith, Ash Renee, Milton Adams, Bryan Daniels, Elijah Weerts, Knight Photography, AI of Dallas Rep.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Education
6

Administrative Manager, Dancer

  • Communicated with community partners, donors, and academy parents on the company's behalf
  • Organized and systematized company records and communications
  • Served as a choreographer and performing company member
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Kinesiology
7

Emcee/host/hypeman/dj/dancer

Entertain and create energy for a party with my skills of being a Hypeman/Dancer

  • Entertain and watch kid in group sizes 10-90, ages 5-14
  • Host Weddings, Bar Mitzvahs & other formal events
  • Create dances for the guest to follow along with as well as lead line dances
  • Host a fun prom as well as DJ.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Communications Stuides
8

Ballet Dancer

Professional classically trained ballet dancer, requires ability to performa in a fast-paced, high demand environment with a focus on the customer experience and professionalism

  • Requires self-understanding of physical capabilities and limitations
  • Train, exercise, and attend dance classes daily to maintain high levels of technical proficiency, physical ability, and physical fitness.
  • Coordinate dancing with that of partners and dance ensembles.
  • Experience in auditioning for dance roles and for membership in dance companies.
  • Ability to adapt to multiple roles and changes in choreography in a short time period.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
9

Dancer/ Loyalties Representative

Maintained integrity of three or more separate production shows

  • Responsible for representing the company in guest areas and giving guest experience feed back
  • Lead guest dance classes and Theatre events
  • Organized and taught cast classes/warm-ups
  • Greeted and conversed with Crown & Anchor Society members at special events onboard
  • Lead Shore Excursion tours in ports of call
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BFA
Dance Performance / Choreography
10

Dancer/co-artistic Director

Run weekly rehearsals with company members, to include teaching technique class and setting choreography

  • Organize fundraising campaigns in accordance with 501(c)(3) standards
  • Learn and perform choreography
  • Assist in technical preparedness (lighting, costuming) as needed
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Dance

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