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  • Executive Director

    The Milwaukee Ballet Board of Directors is searching for the organization’s next Executive Director. Learn more via the link below.

    For questions or general inquiries about this job opportunity, please contact:

    Dr. Bruce D. Thibodeau, President
    Mr. Geoff Chang, Vice President

    292 Newbury Street, Suite 315
    Boston, MA 02115-2801
    Tel       (888) 234.4236 Ext. 201 (Dr. Thibodeau) Ext. 218 (Mr. Chang)

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  • Summer Day Camp Counselor

    The Summer Day Camp Counselor serves an integral role in the community engagement summer dance camps, creating a welcoming and inspiring camp experience for students grades 3-5. They will help facilitate day-to-day activities and support participants in a week-long summer dance camp from 9:00-4:00 PM. An ideal candidate is creative, passionate about the arts, and brings a deep commitment to connecting with diverse groups.

    This is a 3-week position, Monday-Friday, for camp weeks: June 20-24, June 27-July 1, and July 11-15.

    • Shifts are for an 8-hour workday, with a 30-minute break.
    • Hourly schedule will either be: 8:00-4:30 PM or 8:30-5:00 PM, depending on assigned responsibilities.
    • Additional training before camps begin will be scheduled based on staff availability.
    • The salary range is $550-625 per week, based on qualifications.
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  • Operations & Facilities Manager

    The Operations & Facilities Manager plays a key role within the Milwaukee Ballet organization, providing support to all departments and properties.  This position is responsible for oversight of all operations at Milwaukee Ballet’s headquarters, Baumgartner Center for Dance, in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward.

    This is a full-time, exempt position with benefits and a salary range of $55,000-$65,000 annually.

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There are currently no open Artistic staff positions.

School & Academy

  • Summer Intensive Resident Assistants

    Milwaukee Ballet is seeking Full-Time Live-In Resident Assistants and Part-Time Resident Assistants for the 2022 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, please download and review the application packets.

    Summer Intensive Resident Assistant Application Packet

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

  • Receptionist, Part-Time

    Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy seeks a part-time receptionist.

    View the detailed position description below. Applicants will be expected to:

    • Greet and direct visitors, students and families of the Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy as necessary
    • Act as first point of contact for resolving customer inquiries for all areas of Milwaukee Ballet including School & Academy, Community Engagement, Marketing, etc.
    • Open the building at the start of the day and lock it at the end of the day, when first or last person on the desk schedule

    Resumes and references should be sent via the link below to Katie Kowols, Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy Registrar.

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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 via the link below to Kristin Dimmer, Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy General Manager.

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  • 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 ballet classes. Training provided. Benefits include complimentary tickets to Milwaukee Ballet Company performances.

    Openings in Milwaukee, Fox Point, and Brookfield.

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



Volunteer Opportunities

Love the ballet and looking for ways to get involved? Join our volunteer corps and help us by selling merchandise at our Ballet Boutique, assisting at our annual Ballet Ball and other events, ushering at our in-house shows and student productions, or providing administrative support throughout the year.

Apply today to become volunteer and join #TeamMB!


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