Milwaukee Ballet is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


  • Manager - Donor Relations

    Milwaukee Ballet’s Development team is responsible for raising approximately $3M annually through individual giving, grant and foundation support, and community partnerships.  The Manager of Donor Relations reports to the Director of Marketing & Development. This position is the primary lead on identifying, cultivating, and soliciting major donors and prospects, and will partner closely with the Director, Artistic Director, and senior leadership team to build authentic relationships with our donors and patrons. The successful candidate will be a passionate advocate for the arts, confident, personable, highly organized, and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment. This is a full-time, exempt position with benefits.

    To apply send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Please apply by April 23, 2021

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  • Operations Assistant

    The Operations Assistant reports directly to the Operations Manager. They support the successful operations of Milwaukee Ballet Company and its Milwaukee Ballet II program, the School & Academy, Community Engagement, and Development departments. This is a full-time, exempt position with health benefits.

    To apply send a cover letter, resume, three references to Materials should be emailed by 4/24/21.


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School & Academy

  • Summer Intensive Resident Assistants

    Milwaukee Ballet is seeking a Housing Manager as well as Full-Time Live-In Resident Assistants and Part-Time Resident Assistants for our 2021 Summer Intensive Program. Applicants must be mature, responsible, dependable and demonstrate sound judgement and good decision-making skills. Prior resident assistant, camp counselor, or teaching experience is required. For more information and employment details, download and review the application packet.

    Summer Intensive Housing Manager Application Packet

    Summer Intensive Resident Assistant Application Packet

    All applications and materials should be submitted to Alyx Johnson, MBSA Administrator, at

  • Faculty/Instructor, Full-Time

    Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy is seeking a full-time faculty member, reporting directly to the Artistic Director and General manager.

    Qualified candidates will have exceptional knowledge of classical ballet and classical repertoire. Professional dance experience and instructional background is strongly preferred.

    This is a full-time, non-exempt position.

    Send resumes and references to Kristin Dimmer, Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy General Manager, at

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  • Teachers, Part-Time

    Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy seeks part-time instructors for a variety of levels.

    Applicants must have prior teaching experience in at least one of the following areas:

    • Creative Movement and pre-ballet for students ages 3-6 years
    • Beginning classical ballet for students ages 7-10 years
    • Intermediate classical ballet which includes experience teaching beginning pointe
    • Pre-professional classical ballet, pointe, variations and Pas de Deux

    Instructors must attend teacher training in Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy curriculum, participate in required staff meetings, attend Milwaukee Ballet performances (complimentary ticket provided), instill proper classical ballet etiquette in the classroom, and teach to students at an age-appropriate level of fun and enjoyment.

    Resumes and references should be sent to Kristin Dimmer, Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy General Manager, at



For more information regarding auditions with Milwaukee Ballet, please see our Company Auditions page.

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Faculty & Staff

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Milwaukee Ballet II

The next generation of dancers. These dancers have dedicated a year of their lives to ballet, training, and performances.

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New Work

New work is the lifeblood of our art. Beauty and the Beast - A Michael Pink world premiere coming April 2018.

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Orchestra Auditions

Join our family. Milwaukee Ballet Orchestra is auditioning for Percussion Horn and Trumpet players.

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