What is a Dance Company Director?

Dance Company Director Job Description

Dance company managers are responsible for managing the company artists, including Human Resource Management. Dance company directors are also responsible for all touring activity.



Typical Job Duties

• Report to senior management, including the Director of Touring and the Director of Business Development

• Manage all human resources functions related to the company artists

• Act as a liaison with foreign departments of immigration to ensure all documentation is in order for foreign dancers

• Obtain appropriate visas to enter foreign countries

• Manage tour budgets and schedules

• Coordinate rehearsal schedules, other internal calendars and payroll functions



Scholarships for Becoming a Dance Company Director

The Applicable Majors section below shows fields of study relevant to a career as a Dance Company Director. You can search for scholarships matched to those fields of study on our Dance Scholarships page.


Success Tip: Be sure to apply for any scholarships that you even barely qualify for, as there are millions of dollars of scholarships that go unused every year due to a lack of applicants!



Becoming a Dance Company Director: Applicable Majors

Studying one of the university majors listed below is an excellent starting point for becoming a Dance Company Director. Click on the links to find out what else you can do with these majors!


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