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.


  • Associate Development Director

    Milwaukee Ballet’s Development team is responsible for raising approximately $3M annually through individual, foundation and company giving and special events. The Associate Development Director supports Milwaukee Ballet by providing strategic leadership of development initiatives that enable the organization to deliver on its mission to provide outstanding artistic performances, dance education and community programming. As a key member of the Development Department, the Associate Development Director will lead stewardship and cultivation efforts.

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  • Ticket Operations Manager

    The Ticket Operations Manager plays an integral role on the Milwaukee Ballet Advancement team and within the overall organization. Their primary focus is managing ticket operations and logistics for Company performances, School & Academy showcases, and other events in support of Milwaukee Ballet’s ticketing revenue goals of approximately $2.5M annually. Additionally, the role will provide support to Patron Services team members with regard to selling and fulfilling ticket orders.
    This is a full-time, exempt position.

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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

  • 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!


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

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