Join ARENA DANCES’ Board of Directors

ARENA DANCES seeks dance lovers and talented individuals to join our current Board of Directors!

Founded in 1995 by Mathew Janczewski, ARENA DANCES premieres cutting edge contemporary dance, innovative programming – from educational outreach to activism panels and arts development meetings – and brings dynamic vision to the Twin Cities’ vibrant arts community.

Our board members contribute 10-15 hours per month towards the development and support of ARENA DANCES’ mission to make dance accessible to all through the presentation of contemporary dance, educational outreach, and community gatherings to inspire, promote dialogue and diversity. Come join us to network, share and build your knowledge and skills.

Requested roles to be filled are:

Marketing Specialist
ARENA DANCES seeks mission-aligned marketing minds with a heart for contemporary dance to join our actively growing board! Utilize your public relations skills to strengthen the presence of one of the most successful dance organizations in Minnesota.

Two-three years of progressive experience with print and digital marketing campaigns, social media strategies, and public relations is required. Previous board experience, project management, and word press knowledge are a plus!

Finance Focus
ARENA DANCES seeks talented financial minds with a heart for contemporary dance to join our actively growing board! Use your financial prowess to assist our current Board Treasurer to strengthen one of the most successful dance organizations in Minnesota.

At least two years of progressive experience in budget management, financial aptitude, and strategic planning, along with knowledge of Quickbooks Online is required. Previous board experience, as well as knowledge of grant funding cycles, are a plus!

Event/Benefit/Fundraising  Member
ARENA DANCES seeks creative souls with a heart for contemporary dance to join our actively growing board! In this position, you will be able to utilize your event management skills to execute fundraising and donor stewardship events for one of the most successful dance organizations in Minnesota.

At least two-three years of progressive experience with cultivating in-kind donations, corporate philanthropy, donor development, and community engagement are required. Previous board experience, nonprofit experience, and event certification(s) is a plus!

It’s a Potluck – May 21

Saturday, May 21
2:00pm-5:00pm

In wanting to just hang out with fellow dance artists in the community, ARENA DANCES will be hosting a potluck at our studio, The Arena.

There is no agenda and no talking points, just simply getting to see one another and catch up. Bring a dish you would like to share, it does not need to be fancy. However, a clear understanding of ingredients is required to assist with any food allergies.

ARENA DANCES will supply beverages, plates, napkins and utensils.
Masks are encouraged, but not required.

Join ARENA DANCES’ Board of Directors

ARENA DANCES seeks dance lovers and talented individuals to join our current Board of Directors!

Founded in 1995 by Mathew Janczewski, ARENA DANCES premieres cutting edge contemporary dance, innovative programming – from educational outreach to activism panels and arts development meetings – and brings dynamic vision to the Twin Cities’ vibrant arts community.

Our board members contribute 10-15 hours per month towards the development and support of ARENA DANCES’ mission to make dance accessible to all through the presentation of contemporary dance, educational outreach, and community gatherings to inspire, promote dialogue and diversity. Come join us to network, share and build your knowledge and skills.

Requested roles to be filled are:

Marketing Specialist
ARENA DANCES seeks mission-aligned marketing minds with a heart for contemporary dance to join our actively growing board! Utilize your public relations skills to strengthen the presence of one of the most successful dance organizations in Minnesota.

Two-three years of progressive experience with print and digital marketing campaigns, social media strategies, and public relations is required. Previous board experience, project management, and word press knowledge are a plus!

Finance Focus
ARENA DANCES seeks talented financial minds with a heart for contemporary dance to join our actively growing board! Use your financial prowess to assist our current Board Treasurer to strengthen one of the most successful dance organizations in Minnesota.

At least two years of progressive experience in budget management, financial aptitude, and strategic planning, along with knowledge of Quickbooks Online is required. Previous board experience, as well as knowledge of grant funding cycles, are a plus!

Event/Benefit/Fundraising  Member
ARENA DANCES seeks creative souls with a heart for contemporary dance to join our actively growing board! In this position, you will be able to utilize your event management skills to execute fundraising and donor stewardship events for one of the most successful dance organizations in Minnesota.

At least two-three years of progressive experience with cultivating in-kind donations, corporate philanthropy, donor development, and community engagement are required. Previous board experience, nonprofit experience, and event certification(s) is a plus!

It’s a Potluck

Saturday, May 21
2:00pm-5:00pm

In wanting to just hang out with fellow dance artists in the community, ARENA DANCES will be hosting a potluck at our studio, The Arena.

There is no agenda and no talking points, just simply getting to see one another and catch up. Bring a dish you would like to share, it does not need to be fancy. However, a clear understanding of ingredients is required to assist with any food allergies.

ARENA DANCES will supply beverages, plates, napkins and utensils.
Masks are encouraged, but not required.

It’s a Potluck – May 21

Saturday, May 21
2:00pm-5:00pm
In wanting to just hang out with fellow dance artists in the community, ARENA DANCES will be hosting a potluck at our studio, The Arena. There is no agenda, no talking points, just simply getting to see one another and catch up. Bring a dish you would like to share, it does not need to be fancy. However, clear understanding of ingredients is required to assist with any food allergies.
ARENA DANCES will supply beverages, plates, napkins and utensils.
Masks are encouraged, but not required.

Zenon Dance School – Xchange Program/Work-Study

We are looking for volunteers to be a part of our Xchange Program for the Spring Session, March 28–June 5, 2022. Xchange is Zenon’s work-study program that allows students to volunteer in exchange for dance class credit.

Online shift = one class credit
In-person shift = two class credits

These shifts are still available for the Spring Session:

In Person:
Tuesdays, 5:00-7:30pm
Wednesdays, 5:00-7:30pm
Thursdays, 5:00-7:30pm
Sundays, 10:00am-12:30pm

Online:
Thursdays, 11:00am-12:45pm
Thursdays, 6:45-8:30pm
Fridays, 11:45am-1:30pm

If you are interested in working with the Xchange Program, please fill out this interest form: https://forms.gle/z6K1BhmGaH8QUTNw7

Zenon Dance School – Xchange Program/Work-Study

We are looking for volunteers to be a part of our Xchange Program for the upcoming Spring Session, March 28–June 5, 2022. Xchange is Zenon’s work-study program that allows students to volunteer in exchange for dance class credit.

Online shift = one class credit
In-person shift = two class credits

These shifts are still available for the Spring Session:

In Person:
Tuesdays, 5:00-7:30pm
Wednesdays, 5:00-7:30pm
Thursdays, 5:00-7:30pm
Sundays, 10:00am-12:30pm

Online:
Thursdays, 11:00am-12:45pm
Thursdays, 6:45-8:30pm
Fridays, 11:45am-1:30pm

If you are interested in working with the Xchange Program, please fill out this interest form: https://forms.gle/z6K1BhmGaH8QUTNw7

Zenon Dance School – Xchange Program/Work-Study

We are looking for volunteers to be a part of our Xchange Program for the upcoming Spring Session, March 28–June 5, 2022.
Xchange is Zenon’s work-study program that allows students to volunteer in exchange for dance class credit.

Online shift = one class credit
In-person shift = two class credits

These shifts are still available for the Spring Session:

In Person:
Tuesdays, 5:00-7:30pm
Wednesdays, 5:00-7:30pm
Thursdays, 5:00-7:30pm
Sundays, 10:00am-12:30pm

Online:
Thursdays, 11:00am-12:45pm
Thursdays, 6:45-8:30pm
Fridays, 11:45am-1:30pm

If you are interested in working with the Xchange Program, please fill out this interest form: https://forms.gle/z6K1BhmGaH8QUTNw7

Zenon Dance School – Xchange Program/Work-Study

We are looking for volunteers to be a part of our Xchange Program for the upcoming Spring Session, March 28–June 5, 2022.
Xchange is Zenon’s work-study program that allows students to volunteer in exchange for dance class credit.

Online shift = one class credit
In-person shift = two class credits

These shifts are still available for the Spring Session:

In Person:

  • Tuesdays, 5:00-7:30pm
  • Wednesdays, 5:00-7:30pm
  • Thursdays, 5:00-7:30pm
  • Sundays, 10:00am-12:30pm

Online:

  • Thursdays, 11:00am-12:45pm
  • Thursdays, 6:45-8:30pm
  • Fridays, 11:45am-1:30pm

If you are interested in working with the Xchange Program, please fill out this interest form: https://forms.gle/z6K1BhmGaH8QUTNw7

Zenon Dance School – Xchange Program/Work-Study

We are looking for volunteers to be a part of our Xchange Program for the upcoming Spring Session, March 28–June 5, 2022. Xchange is Zenon’s work-study program that allows students to volunteer in exchange for dance class credit.

Online shift = one class credit
In-person shift = two class credits

These in-person shifts are still available for the Spring Session:

  • Tuesdays, 5:00-7:30pm
  • Wednesdays, 5:00-7:30pm
  • Thursdays, 5:00-7:30pm
  • Sundays, 10:00am-12:30pm

If you are interested in working with the Xchange Program, please fill out this interest form: https://forms.gle/z6K1BhmGaH8QUTNw7