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  • Russell Janzen Named NYCB Principal Russell Janzen, a tall, broad-shouldered dancer known for his élan, was named a principal dancer at New York City Ballet on Sunday. Mr. Janzen, who grew up in Philadelphia, joined the company in 2008 and had his big breakthrough in 2014 as the protagonist in George Balanchine’s “Davidsbündlertänze.” Alastair Macaulay, the chief dance critic o...
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  • BAM President Harvey Lichtenstein dies at 87 Harvey Lichtenstein, who transformed a moribund Brooklyn Academy of Music into a dynamic showcase for cutting-edge performing arts and its Fort Greene neighborhood into a cultural hub during his 32 years there as the executive producer, died on Saturday at his home in Manhattan. He was 87.
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  • Harris Theater Appoints New CEO The Harris Theater for Music and Dance on Thursday announced Paul Organisak has been appointed its new president and CEO. Organisak comes to the Harris in Chicago from Pittsburgh, where he served jointly as vice president of programming for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, and executive director of the Pittsburgh Dance Council; his programming ...
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  • UK's National Dance Award Winners The awards were given for dance events that were shown in the UK between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016. The full list of winners is: Best male dancer: Chase Johnsey Best female dancer: Francesca Hayward Outstanding company: English National Ballet Best independent company: Gary Clarke Best classical choreography: Jonathan Watkins fo...
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  • Paloma Herrera Named Dir of Ballet Co at Teatro... La Nación reports Paloma Herrera has been named the director of the ballet company at Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires.
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  • Martha Swope, Dance & Theater Photographer, Die... Martha Swope, whose crisp, compelling photographs of dancers and actors at work recorded nearly half a century of stage history, died on Thursday in New York. She was 88. The cause was Parkinson’s disease, said Jeanne Fuchs, her longtime friend and executor.
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  • UK Theater Designer Peter Farmer 1941-2017 Peter Farmer, a painter and leading figure in British theatre design, has died. Farmer worked extensively in ballet, both with The Royal Ballet and Birmingham Royal Ballet, as well as other major international ballet companies. He collaborated closely with Peter Wright, and made a considerable contribution to the repertory of BRB under Wright...
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  • NYCB Presents 2017 Arts Series Santtu Mustonen ... By combining abstract, handcrafted visual imagery with new technology, Mustonen will take advantage of the Koch Theater’s towering height and multiple vantage points to create a large-scale video installation created from a series of original, digitally altered paintings produced especially for New York City Ballet. Santtu Mustonen is a Finni...
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  • David Hallberg Returns for ABT Spring Season David Hallberg, the American Ballet Theater principal dancer, who has been sidelined by injury for the last two and a half years, is returning to the company and planning to perform during its spring season at the Metropolitan Opera House.
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  • Zenaida Yanowsky to Retire from Royal Ballet After 22 years with The Royal Ballet, Zenaida Yanowsky has made the decision to step down as a Principal dancer with the Company in July 2017 at the end of the current Season. Her last performance will be in Australia in July performing Paulina in The Winter’s Tale at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre as part of The Royal Ballet’s summer vis...
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Organization: Jessica Lang Dance
Job Location: Long Island City, NY

The Development & Operations Manager is a full-time position responsible for supporting the Artistic Director and the activities of the company. In concert with leadership, the Development & Operations Manager is responsible for networking and representing Jessica Lang Dance in the community and building a sustainable funding base to support ongoing operations through all aspects of fund development. The Development & Operations Manager will take the lead on all development, operational and communications related activities and serve as the organization’s primary point of contact for these areas. This person reports to the Artistic Director and works closely with the Board of Trustees, bookkeeper and grant writer of Jessica Lang Dance. For more information and to apply, click here