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What Is DanceASSIST!?

DanceASSIST!  Is a work-study program that was designed to assist students 12 yrs and older that have displayed great conduct and/or growth within their classes and an ideal role model to the youth of River City Dance & Performing Arts Theatre along with being excellent assistants to the educators of  River City Dance & PAT.

This is a great opportunity for those students that wish to gain leadership skills further their performing arts education.  This position is like any other paid job offered in other businesses.  Participants of  the DanceASSIST! program receive $5 studio credit for every class they assist with or other studio supported projects. 

How Can DanceASSSIT! help you?

Job: Description:

  • Assisting classes (this includes but is not limited to): class set-up,  movement, organization,  restroom, props, etc.
  • Costume Helper (this includes but is not limited to):  help organize costumes
  • Recital Aide (this includes but is not limited to): Marking the stage and placing signs


  • $5.00 studio credits for every class assisted with or studio project. 


  • Qualifies for community service hours!
  • Gain great teaching and class management training!
  • Heightens leadership skills!


  • May only assist with a maximum of  2 classes per week if available. 


  • Must be 12 yrs or older by 9/30/19
  • Must have been a current River City Dance student from the previous season.
  • Must have a record of good conduct and attendance.
  • Must complete the online application.

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