Dates: August 20th – August 26th, 2018
Location: Scotiabank Dance Centre, Orpheum Annex Theatre (Vancouver)
Job Title: Festival Volunteer/Intern
Perfect for high-school student who want to gain some work experience/ complete
their volunteer hours for graduation.
What is the Vancouver International Tap Dance Festival?
The 18th annual Vancouver International Tap Dance Festival brings together people
who share the same passion for tap, to take classes and watch performances from
some of North America’s top tap dancers. During the day, students take classes, and
in the evenings watch performances.

I am a Tap Dancer – Can I take classes at the festival?
Yes! Please check out the festival class schedule on our website and let us know in
your application what classes you would be interested in taking. We would do our
best to accommodate a class request to our volunteers.

As a volunteer, what would I be doing?

  • Assist with registration, check-in table, backstage
  • Support festival coordinator with the days’ logistics
  • Add/drop dancers from classes and accept payments on our CRM system
  • Assisting artists by taking class attendance
  • Set-up and clean–up
  • Other tasks as assigned
  • Qualifications
  • Able to maintain accurate, timely, complete documentation and computer
  • records
  • Team player with a positive “can do” attitude
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including in interpersonal
  • interactions

How do I apply?
Send an email to admin@vantapdance.com before August 18th, 2018 with the email
subject line as “Festival Volunteer/Intern 2018. Please attach a resume if

2018 Competition Results

Our 2017 – 2018 competitive team had a very successful competition season! Winning first place, honour awards, dance-offs and more! We wanted to share their successes with you.

Gravity Dance Challenge

Jeffrey Dawson
Diamond, 1st place
Overall top soloist 13 years and over, $200

Natasha Dawson
High Gold, 2nd Place

Mikayla Chunara
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