Milwaukee Ballet Company

  • Capital Campaign Coordinator

    The Capital Campaign Coordinator reports to the Director of Development. Milwaukee Ballet has successfully raised $24.5 million for a new home and operating fund as well as the beginnings of an Artistic Fund and a Give Back to Milwaukee Fund.  The Capital Campaign Coordinator will act as project manager for the public phase of the capital campaign. With the support of four colleagues, they will execute the Capital Campaign Cabinet’s strategy to maintain momentum and raise an additional $2 million from our donor base. This position is full-time, starting as soon as possible. This is a temporary position through July 31st, 2020. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Carl Lockrem at by May 17,2019.

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  • Operations Assistant

    The Operations Assistant will report directly to the Operations Manager. S/he supports the successful operations of Milwaukee Ballet, Milwaukee Ballet II program, the School & Academy, Community Engagement, and Development departments. This is a full-time, exempt position starting August 1. Milwaukee Ballet moves to its new home, the Baumgartner Center for Dance, in August. Send a cover letter; resume; three references to Materials should be emailed by July 1 2019.

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  • Major Gifts Officer

    The Major Gifts Officer supports the Director of Development in cultivation, solicitation and stewardship to achieve growth goals within Milwaukee Ballet’s 5-Year plan. The Development team includes three other full-time staff and works closely with the Milwaukee Ballet Board of Directors, Artistic and Program staff.  The Department of Development raises approx. $3,000,000 each year for operations and works on special initiatives including Capital Campaign, planned giving and one-time projects. The Department also works closely with the United Performing Arts Fund. This is a full-time position. Please send your application, including cover letter and resume to Carl Lockrem, Director of Development at, by May 17, 2019.

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Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy

  • Accompanists – Part-Time

    Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy is seeking musicians with high intermediate/advanced level piano skills who are prompt, responsible, and interested in collaborating with teachers and students to accompany classical ballet classes. Training provided. Benefits include free tickets to Milwaukee Ballet Company performances.

    Immediate openings in Milwaukee, Fox Point, Hartford and Brookfield.

    Contact Dan Boudewyns at for more information and to arrange and audition/interview.

  • 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 Rolando Yanes, Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy Director, at


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

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Faculty & Staff

Our instructors and musicians are experienced, engaging and ready to inspire.

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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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