2653-Dancers and Choreographers

Job Title: 

Dancers and Choreographers

Job Description: 

Dancers and choreographers conceive and create or perform dances


Tasks include:

  • conceiving and creating dances, which often convey a story, theme, idea or mood, by a pattern of steps, movements and gestures
  • performing dances as a soloist, with a partner or as a member of a dancing group before live audiences or for film, television or other visual media
  • training, exercising and attending dance classes to maintain the required levels of ability and fitness
  • directing and participating in rehearsals to practice dance steps and techniques required for a performance
  • auditioning for dance roles or for memberships in dance companies
  • coordinating the production music with the music directors
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Ballet dancer

This unit group excludes

Dance instructor (3620)

Specific Occupations: 



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Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore