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  1. You’re not as un-co as you think – book into our Complete Beginner Series for September!

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    Do you have the urge to move? Whether you’re a street skipper or a toe tapper, our Complete Beginner Series and Over 50s Complete Beginner Series will help release the inner dancer in you!

    Forget everything you think you know about contemporary dance and get ready to embrace a freer self with teachers Shian LawDeanne Butterworth and Kara Burdack. A great physical activity alternative, contemporary dance increases fitness, toning and coordination, but most importantly your newfound dance moves will leave you feeling super energised. So lose your shoes (and inhibitions), let loose, and remember – you’re not as un-co as you think…

    It Takes Two challenge 
    If you can convince your reluctant friend, colleague or family member to take the plunge and try a series with you, you will both receive 15% OFF the series. Click the link below to book, and select the ticket option ‘It Takes Two’. 


  2. Spring Dance Class Party

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    Spring Dance Melbourne

    It’s nearly time to shed those winter layers, clear away the cobwebs and get together once again to welcome the change of season in the party we’ve all been waiting for, our Spring Dance Class Party!

    Get your groove on with teachers Jo Lloyd and Deanne Butterworth as they lead you through an hour long, all levels, all welcome dance class party designed to put the spring back in your step.

    We love seeing new faces in our studios, so extend the invite to friends, family and acquaintances and get ready to boogie!

    Friday 1 September 6pm to 7:15pm at the Chunky Move Studios, $15 on arrival (inclusive of one drink)

    No booking necessary

    All levels are welcome at a our Spring Dance Class Party

  3. Job Opportunity – Marketing & Communications Manager

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    An exciting opportunity exists for a dynamic and experienced professional to work with one of Australia’s leading contemporary dance companies.

    Led by internationally acclaimed Choreographer Anouk van Dijk, Chunky Move’s multi-tiered programming initiatives nurture and underpin a strong and vibrant dance culture in our home city of Melbourne and create critically acclaimed and popular productions of scale for presentations nationally and internationally.

    The Marketing & Communications Manager plays an important leadership role in a busy and tightly knit team. You will develop, implement and manage Chunky Move’s  effective marketing and communications strategies in order to promote the Company’s vision in Australia and overseas. Reporting to the Executive Director, you will be responsible for managing all aspects of the marketing mix, including management of external contractors, and for building the year-round profile of Chunky Move through innovative marketing and public relations plans. The Marketing & Communications Manager manages the Public Programs & Communications Coordinator.

    To be successful you will be an energetic and imaginative strategic thinker. You will be experienced in the areas of strategic marketing and budget management. Previous staff management experience is desirable.

    This is a collaborative role within a dynamic team. The ability to communicate clearly, succinctly and persuasively is essential. To thrive in this role you will have a strong personal connection to contemporary performance.

    Applications must address the selection criteria, be accompanied by a CV that includes the name and contact details of two referees and be sent to Ben Ryan, no later than COB Wednesday 26 July 2017. 

    For a full job description, selection criteria and company profile click here.

    For further information call 03 9645 5188 or email