Work Study Opportunity

Submitted by chrpintern on Mon, 03/26/2018 - 11:34am



Do you have a passion for dance?

Do you enjoy helping non-profits?


Then the American Rhythm Center is the perfect place for you!


Classes offered range from Tap to Afro-fusion to House dance.  Work Study candidates will also have the opportunity to learn from tap masters Lane Alexander, Founder and Artistic Director of the Chicago Human Rhythm Project, Chicago Human Rhythm Project’s Artist in Residence Daniel Borak, as well as Bril Barrett, founder of M.A.D.D. Rhythms.  Additionally, the American Rhythm Center partners with outside companies such as Kalapriya Center for Indian Performing Arts, A&A Ballet, and Mandala South Asian Performing Arts.


As a part of work study hours, candidates will have the opportunity to assist in performances put on by the Chicago Human Rhythm Project such as Stomping Grounds and Juba!, as well as other performances and event throughout Rhythm World.


To apply, send resume and cover letter to


Skills & Qualifications: 

Join the American Rhythm Center (ARC) family today by applying for our work-study program.  We're looking for enthusiastic individuals to join the front desk team for our 2018 season! Applicants must be:

  • Dependable

  • Have Strong Communication Skills

  • Time Management Skills

  • Interpersonal Skills

  • Must be available to work nights



Work Study candidates are required to fulfill ten (6) hours of work per week and will be compensated with five (3) free classes.  Responsibilities include:


  • Administrative Tasks

  • Social Media Updates

  • Maintaining Cleanliness of Studios

To Apply: 

To apply, send resume and cover letter to

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Sarah Shoemaker
Contact Phone Number: 
(312) 922-1272