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  • Organization: American Repertory Ballet
    Job Location: New Brunswick, NJ

    American Repertory Ballet seeks to hire a Developtment Director. Click here to read the complete job description and details on how to apply.

  • Organization: Carolyn Dorfman Dance
    Job Location: Union, NJ

    The Company manager reports directly to the Artistic Director Carolyn Dorfman, but is supervised by the Executive Director when in the office. Majority of responsibilities support the artistic/performance/education /touring work of the dance company. Job duties include tour/residency management, personnel administration, production support, and office administration. Serves as the liaison between the office, dancers, guest artists and production staff.

    This position requires at least a BA/BS in dance/theater with a background in business or organizational management. Dance or Theater Company management experience is highly preferred with minimum two years’ experience in the field. Stage management experience desired. Ability to work flexible hours, especially during performance and residency tours. Strongly prefer a New Jersey resident. A valid driver’s license and a car is required.

    For complete job description
    click hereTo apply forward resumes to Anita Thomas, Executive Director at

  • Organization: DataArts
    Job Location: Philadelphia, PA

    DataArts seeks to hire a President and Chief Executive Officer. Click here to read the complete job description and details on how to apply.

  • Organization: Factory Street Studio
    Job Location: Athens, OH

    The Factory Street Studio seeks to hire a Artistic Director. Click here to read the complete job description and details on how to apply.

  • Organization: Fort Wayne Philharmonic
    Job Location: Fort Wayne, IN

    The Fort Wayne Philharmonic seeks a vibrant, entrepreneurial, and visionary Director of Marketing and PR to plan, supervise, administer, implement, and evaluate all programs to meet or exceed attendance and ticket revenue goals for orchestra events while maximizing the visibility of the orchestra, consistent with Philharmonic long-range objectives. The Director of Marketing and PR will assist in the development of strategic plans, author yearly marketing and communications plans and manage all marketing and communications activities, including but not limited to:  public relations (media relations, press, program books, and newsletters); advertising (print, electronic, and media); e-commerce/viral marketing/web marketing, season subscription and renewal campaigns (direct mail, telemarketing); all ticket sales (including box office management); audience research; new subscriber activities; and merchandising for the Philharmonic.  Provide when necessary copy and accurate data for brochures, print campaigns, press kits, etc.

    The Director of Marketing and PR will partner with her/his peers—the General Manager and the Directors of Development, Education and Community Engagement, Finance and Operations—while also being responsible for all departmental planning, organizing, operating, and staffing. S/he is responsible for developing, implementing, and managing the departmental aspects of the annual budget in conjunction with the Director of Finance and Managing Director.

    For full description and how to apply: click here.

  • Organization: Hubbard Street Dance ChicagoJob Location: Chicago, IL

    Education Assistant
    We are seeking a dynamic, proactive, mission-driven individual to join Hubbard Street’s Education Department. This part-time position provides administrative support for the entire Education Department. The Education Assistant supports the Education Department in all aspects of payroll, budget, and school and teaching artist contracts, including maintenance of databases, including demographic tracking and filing systems, coordinate external requests for program information, and provide administrative support for the programs. Hubbard Street gives preference to candidates who have demonstrable experience advocating for equity, diversity, and inclusion. No phone calls, please. For a full description and list of qualifications, please click here .

  • Organization: The Joffrey Ballet
    Job Location: Chicago, IL

    The Joffrey Ballet seeks to hire a Lighting Supervisor. Click here  to read the complete job description and details on how to apply.

  • Organization: Miami City Ballet
    Job Location: Miami Beach, FL

    The Miami City Ballet seeks to hire a Grants Writer. Click here to read the complete job description and details on how to apply.

  • Organization: Mordine & Company Dance Theater
    Job Location: Chicago, IL

    Mordine & Company is looking for a new Development and Grants Manager to support the fundraising activities of the Company by acquiring grants and growing the donor base.  The position has the following responsibilities: 

    • Develops an annual fundraising plan to sustain and grow support, including creating and running individual donor campaigns throughout the year.
    • Creates and implements strategies for research, identification, cultivation, and solicitation of prospects and donors, with a focus on major individual, corporate, and foundation supporters.
    • Manages and maintains development database. 
    • Researches and writes grant applications for foundation, government, and corporate grants with assistance of Board Treasurer.
    • Assists in growing and developing the Board of Directors.

    The Development an Grants Manager position is 15 hours per week. Ideal candidates would have strong writing skills, including experience writing grants, ability to organize and prioritize tasks, and strong organizational and social skills needed to increase donor base.  Fundraising campaign and event planning experience preferred.

    To apply submit cover letter, resume and references to: Virginia Head, Managing Director, at

  • Organization: Opera Colorado
    Job Location: Denver, CO

    Opera Colorado seeks a Director of Marketing and Audience Development. The position is a full-time senior management position responsible for creating, coordinating and implementing strategies for performance and event marketing, advertising, media, and public relations, achieving an annual earned ticket revenue in excess of $1.2 million. The Director of Marketing and Audience Development is an energetic, creative and strategic thinker who focuses on expanding the Opera’s audience base across all programming. This role is responsible for developing advertising and sales strategy, managing the annual marketing and public relations budget, overseeing the creation of creative materials, and developing and maintaining the Opera’s digital marketing strategy.

    For full job description, click here

    Please send resume and cover letter to Greg Carpenter, General Director, Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

  • Organization: Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre
    Job Location: Pittsburgh, PA

    Live-In Resident Assistant will assist in the management of Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre School’s student residence for up to 21 residents, ages 14-18. This position will assist the House Director in creating a safe and secure environment that supports a vigorous dance education. For full description and to apply, click here .

  • Organization: Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre
    Job Location: Pittsburgh, PA

    Weekend Student Resident Assistant assists in overseeing and mentoring Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre School’s student residence for up to 21 residents, ages 14-18, in their transition from traditional family living to dormitory living. To provide relief and support to the Live-In House Director and R.A. For full description and to apply, click here.

  • Organization: Richmond Ballet
    Job Location: Richmond, VA

    Richmond Ballet, The State Ballet of Virginia, is looking for a School Manager to join our team, beginning in July 2017.

    The School Manager is a senior staff position and will serve as partner to the School Director managing all administrative needs of The School of Richmond Ballet (SRB). This position will be responsible for oversight and coordination of all school operations, schedules, facility needs, customer service, student databases, and website updates. The School Manager will lead administrative efforts with the dance studio expansion project and help facilitate exciting programs and schedules for the new studios.  This position will monitor the SRB budget, track revenue and expenses, administer scholarship programs and create financial reports. The School Manager will also supervise all SRB supportive administrative/receptionist staff. 

    The qualified candidate must possess exemplary communication, management, and administration skills, and have experience providing excellent customer service. Must also be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, WordPress, and QuickBooks or NetSuite. A dance background, preferably ballet, is essential. 

    This position is a full time position with benefits. The School Manager will be required to work afternoon and evening hours Monday through Thursday, as well as, and weekends as scheduled throughout the season. 

    Prospective candidates should send a cover letter, resume, salary requirements and letters of reference to Human Resources Department, 407 E. Canal Street, Richmond, VA 23219, or email to  Please no phone calls. 

  • Organization: San Francisco Ballet
    Job Location: San Francisco, CA

    Stage Manager, San Francisco Ballet.  San Francisco Ballet’s Stage Managers are key in contributing to the excellence of all San Francisco Ballet Productions.  Under the direction of the Production Director and Production Stage Manager the Stage Manager prepares all activities and technical elements for rehearsals, performances, and production related events as assigned.  Assists in all matters to ensure productions are in line with the vision of the Artistic Staff.

    Qualifications: 3-5 years of related experience in a Stage Management capacity with a major arts organization (Dance preferred). Knowledge of cue sheets, orchestra scores, and dance vocabulary. Proficiency in Macintosh OS, ability to operate audio/video controls and recording equipment.  Knowledge of FileMaker Pro and Final Cut Pro (preferred, but not required).  Knowledge of Microsoft Suite. 

    To read full job description and apply, click here.

  • Organization: Jones Hall Foundation, Society for the Performing Arts
    Job Location: Houston, TX
    Application Deadline: August 15, 2017

    The Technical Director will report to the Director of Backstage Operations and will have broad responsibilities that will include supporting the work of the Director and also managing the backstage operations in the Director’s absence and during hours when the Director is not on site. On days when evening performances are scheduled, a regular work schedule will require availability on evenings and weekends. The ability to work directly with the staffs of the Houston Symphony and Society for the Performing Arts, as well as with non-resident organizations, is of utmost importance. While the presenting organizations will manage their own productions, the Technical Director will need to work proactively to maximize efficiency and coordination between the organizations.  This position is a full-time exempt position with benefits. 

    This is a temporary position.  Jones Hall is scheduled for renovation beginning as early as 2020, and this position will not be retained during the renovation. Please apply by sending an email with a resume or summary of qualifications, salary requirements, and three references to Patricia Lawson at no later than August 15, 2017. Questions can be asked via email as well – but no phone calls, please.

    For a more detailed job description, click here.

  • Organization: USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance
    Location: Los Angeles, CA
    Application Deadline: Review Begins September 15

    USC Kaufman invites applications for a Non-Tenure Track, Assistant Professor of Practice in Ballet Technique. USC Kaufman seeks a collaborative, dynamic, and innovative artist-scholar to teach all levels of ballet technique for undergraduate dance majors, non-majors, and minors. Successful candidates will have significant professional and/or university-level experience in teaching ballet technique, men’s ballet technique, classical male variations, classical partnering and contemporary partnering as well as teaching and/or staging classical and/or contemporary masterworks. Experience in teaching other areas of dance is desirable but not required. Additional duties include student mentorship; non-major program oversight; collaborating with faculty on student evaluation, grading and assessment; participating in recruitment, and selection of prospective student dancers; facilitating visiting artist residencies; assisting in rehearsals; directing dance productions on a rotating basis with other faculty; and serving on departmental and university committees. Applicants will be expected to represent USC Kaufman at the University as well as within local, national and international dance communities. USC Kaufman is interested in recruiting candidates who have demonstrated an ongoing, successful engagement with the highest standards of scholarship and/or creative activity, consistent with the expectations for excellence in a Research I university. For more information and to apply click here

  • Organization: Alternate ROOTS
    Job Location: Atlanta, GA

    The primary role of the Alternate ROOTS Executive Director is to implement the strategic goals and objectives of the organization. Additionally, this position requires the ED to work with the Chair to enable the Executive Committee (ExComm) to fulfill its governance function, and give direction and leadership toward the achievement of the organization’s philosophy, mission, strategic plan, and its annual goals and objectives. Finally, this position works as a focal point for the reception and disbursement of information relevant to Alternate ROOTS members, and the field of arts, culture, and social justice.  

    The Executive Director is the key strategic leader of Alternate ROOTS. The Executive Director is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and strategic plan of the organization. Other key duties include fundraising, marketing, and community outreach. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors.

    For a full job description and details on how to apply, click here

  • Organization: G. Schirmer, Inc./AMP
    Location: New York, NY 


    G. Schirmer, Inc. seeks to hire a Promotion Manager, Opera & Ballet. Click here to read the complete job description and details on how to apply.

  • Organization: The Joffrey Ballet
    Job Location: Chicago, IL

    The Joffrey Ballet seeks to hire a Sponsorship Director. Click here to read the complete job description and details on how to apply.

  • Organization: Joy of Motion Dance Center
    Location: Washington, D.C.  


    Joy of Motion Dance Center is a Washington based nonprofit organization with a mission to unite dance professionals, students, and audiences by providing exceptional dance education and performances that stimulate a universal love of dance. The Director of Operations is responsible for financial management, studio and office operations, and human resources. Serving as a member of the senior leadership team, the Director of Operations oversees the day-to-day running of the business functions of the organization, which has 75 employees, three studio locations and a central office near Dupont Circle.

    To apply for this position, please email cover letter and resume to Steve Barberio of Joy of Motion Dance Center.

  • Organization: New York Theatre Ballet
    Job Location: New York, NY


    The Executive Director is the chief executive of New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB) and Ballet School NY and must be passionate about ballet and bringing dance to a diverse audience, adults and children.  In this role, the Executive Director is responsible for all organizational policies, procedures, programs, and the finances of the organizations. 

    The Executive Director oversees all staff, consultants and faculty and is the primary fundraiser and spokesperson for the organization.  The Executive Director will conceptualize, oversee, and implement fund raising initiatives, manage board relations, and facilitate decision making in collaboration with the Artistic Director.   He/she will be present at performances, programs, fundraising events, and coordinate the activities of all outside resources such as consultants, presenters, guest faculty, etc.  With the Artistic Director, the Executive Director is the “face” of the organization, addressing the public, donors, funding organizations, and patrons.

    The role requires the Executive Director to work collaboratively with multiple constituencies and inspire the many diverse groups that NYTB reaches.  Must have experience with a dance or performing arts organization and demonstrate a record of financial and operational management, and be a proven fundraiser who develops and maintains successful relationships with individual donors, foundations, corporations and government funders.  

    For detailed information and how to apply, click here

  • Organization: Rochester City Ballet
    Job Location: Rochester, NY 


    Rochester City Ballet (RCB) will create the position to match the production skills of the successful candidate. The position could lean heavily on production and stage management if the candidate has those skills and some of the duties below would be subtracted. If the person does not have production experience, an independent stage manager will be hired. The Company/Production Manager (full-time exempt position) is responsible for providing the essential support required to maintain efficient operations at RCB. This position works in conjunction with the Technical Director and Artistic Director in scheduling and coordinating all production elements. 

    The Company/Production Manager will:

    • Schedule all guest activities including: vehicle donations, transportation, housing, facilities, per diem etc.
    • Handle light bookkeeping and payables under the supervision of our outside accountant and the Executive Director
    • File workmen’s compensation claims and payroll  
    • Facilitate communications between all departments
    • Possess high attention to detail and the ability to work independently
    • Order shoes and tights for the dancers
    • File paperwork pertaining to music rights


    Success will come from the employee’s personal fulfillment from the exemplary completion of their duties and in the flexibility required to respond to emergent challenges and opportunities. A love of the performing arts will make this job fun. RCB will be willing to train the best candidate for the job in any of the skills the employee lacks. The most successful candidate will be a problem solver, a future leader in the performing arts, have a sense of humor, and be a meticulous list maker.

    Qualified applicants should email their cover letter and resume.

  • Organization: Skidmore College
    Job Location: Saratoga Springs, NY


    The Department of Dance at Skidmore College invites qualified applicants for the position of Artist in Residence in Classical Ballet. This is a full-time, three-year renewable position that will begin September 1st, 2018. The Dance Department at Skidmore College has a long tradition of excellence and is committed to maintaining integrity and rigor in both classical ballet and contemporary dance training within a liberal arts setting. The College is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the growing diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, scholarship, and service. Enthusiasm for mentoring and advising a diverse population of students is essential.  

    The qualified candidate must be an experienced ballet teacher who has considerable performance experience with a professional ballet company.  A degree (BS, BFA, MFA, PhD) is desirable, but candidates with professional equivalency will be considered and are encouraged to apply. Responsibilities include teaching ballet technique, pointe class, and classical variations as well as staging adapted repertoire and/or creating new choreography for student performances. Additional experience desired may include one or more of the following areas: men's technique, character dance, pas de deux, pedagogy, dance history, or choreography. To learn more about and apply for this position click here.

  • Organization: St. Andrew's Episcopal School
    Location: Potomac, MD

    St. Andrew's Episcopal School seeks to hire a Part-time Dance Instructor. Click here to read the complete job description and details on how to apply. 

  • Organization: Alonzo King LINES Ballet
    Job Location: San Francisco, CA

    Alonzo King LINES Ballet seeks to hire a General Manager. Click here for a complete job description and instructions on how to apply.

  • Organization: Alonzo King LINES Ballet
    Job Location: San Francisco, CA

    Alonzo King LINES Ballet seeks to hire a Production Manager. Click here for a complete job description and instructions on how to apply.

  • Organization: Boston Ballet
    Job Location:Boston, MA


    Boston Ballet seeks a seasonal faculty and children's ballet Master  or Mistress. This position is a full time seasonal employee with a work week consisting of 35 hours per week for a total of 45-47 of weeks. Click here to read the complete job description with instructions on how to apply. 

  • Organization: American Dance Festival
    Job Location: Durham, NC

    American Dance Festival is seeking a Technical Director for their 2017 Festival in Durham NC. Previous dance is experience preferred. 
    Please send a cover letter, resume, and the names and phone numbers of three references to American Dance Festival, PO Box 90772, Durham, NC 27708 or by email.

  • Organization: Ballet Theatre of Maryland
    Job Location: Annapolis, MD


    Ballet Theatre of Maryland (BTM) is seeking to hire a Production Artist/Technical Director. For details, click here .

  • Organization: Cincinnati Ballet
    Job Location: Cincinnati, OH

    CB seeks an Executive Assistant to the Artistic Director who will be responsible for providing advanced and diversified administrative support and serve as the primary point of contact for the Artistic Director. For more information and to apply, click here.

  • Organization: Dance St. Louis
    Job Location: St. Louis, MO

    Dance St. Louis is celebrating more than 50 years of artistic innovation as a non-profit presenter that brings great dance to the St. Louis region, makes this dance accessible to a widely diverse audience, nurtures local dancers and dance companies, and offers unique and transformative Dance Education Outreach.

    The Managing Director of Programs and Community Engagement is the lead staff position for program development and operations, as well as community engagement strategies and collaborations. The Managing Director of Programs and Community Engagement reports to the Board President and the Board Executive Committee. This position is co-equal with the Managing Director of Philanthropy and Administration, and will work collaboratively with the Artistic Consultant and the Education Coordinator. Detailed description here.

  • Organization: Reif Dance
    Job Location: Grand Rapids, MN

    Dance Instructor
    Reif Dance, in partnership with James Sewell Ballet, seeks a qualified instructor as as lead teacher for jazz and modern classes beginning August of 2017.


    Ballet Instructor
    Reif Dance, in partnership with James Sewell Ballet, seeks a qualified instructor as lead teacher for ballet classes beginning August 2017.

    Dance Fundamentals Instructor
    Reif Dance, in partnership with James Sewell Ballet, seeks an engaging instructor to bring out the joy of dance movement for beginners starting August 2017. 

    To apply for any of these positions, please email David Marty of Reif Arts Council. 

  • Organization: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
    Job Location: New York, NY

    The Grant Writer must possess exceptional writing and proof reading skills and the ability to manage multiple projects while maintaining deadlines. Successful candidates will also have experience working with major foundations and corporate grant programs. For more information, click here 

  • Organization: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
    Job Location: New York, NY

    Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater seeks an experienced, personable, self-motivated, idea-generating, and content-creating Marketing Manager for its Ailey Extension division. For more information and to apply, click here

  • Organization: New York City Ballet
    Job Location: New York, NY

    New York City Ballet (NYCB) seeks an engaging and enthusiastic entry level assistant to support the execution of NYCB’s national and international tourism and group sales activities for its annual repertory and Nutcracker seasons. For more information and to apply, click here.

  • Organization: Richmond Ballet
    Job Location: Richmond, VA

    The Production Manager will be responsible for all technical aspects of each Richmond Ballet production, from inception to completion. This position will be responsible for oversight and coordination of all technical, costume, sound, set and lighting design needs for all Richmond Ballet programs: Richmond Ballet professional company, School of Richmond Ballet, and all education outreach programs. For more information and to apply, click here

  • Organization: The Washington Ballet
    Job Location: Washington, DC

    The Executive Director is the chief administrative officer of The Washington Ballet. S/he works in close partnership with the Artistic Director and, together with the Artistic Director, reports to the Board of Directors. S/he is responsible and accountable for implementing the strategic direction set by the Board and developing annual and multi-year budgets and operating plans that address fundraising; marketing and audience development; public relations; financial management; production and artistic administration; facilities; technology; education; and community engagement. For the complete position announcement, including application information, please click here

  • Organization: Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University
    Job Location: Chicago, IL

    Chief Operating Officer (COO)



    The COO will provide leadership, development, and vision to the operations, maintenance, restoration, and historic preservation of the Auditorium Theatre facility. This position is responsible for maximizing all income streams from facility usage including concessions, merchandise, and other ancillary functions. The COO is responsible for the compliance and safety related to the operation of the facility. The COO will be a part of the senior management team, the staff liaison to the board facility committee, and the lead preservationist of the organization. For more information and to apply, click here.

  • Organization: The Joyce Theater Foundation
    Job Location: New York, NY

    The Marketing Manager, Strategy and Analytics is responsible for managing all data and ticket sales analysis; using the analysis to develop and propose strategies for the Marketing department and other departments within The Joyce Theater; establishing goals and strategies; performing detailed analysis on single ticket sales, memberships, purchasing trends; and other analyses as needed.

    This position is new to the structure of the Joyce Theater and, as such, this job description may be amended in part or in whole.  Any amendments will be communicated among the Marketing Director; the Executive Director; and the Marketing Manager, Strategy and Analytics.

    For more information and to apply, click here

  • Organization: The Wooden Floor
    Job Location: Santa Ana, CA 

    The Wooden Floor (TWF) seeks an Artistic Director (AD) who inspires the vitality, spirit, and quality of TWF artistic programs, and sets the momentum for artistic strategy and growth. The AD furthers a culture of artistic excellence and strengthens The Wooden Floor's mission and values through his/her vision for and execution of all artistic elements including dance education, performances, community engagement, and collaborative projects. The AD is a choreographer and teaching artist who, in addition to other duties, works with the students in the dance studios which allows the AD to connect with students, parents, and faculty, to ensure the dance-centered approach furthers TWF’s Theory of Change©.  For more information and how to apply, click here

  • Organization: Florida State University School of Dance
    Job Location: Tallahassee, FL

    The Florida State University School of Dance seeks to hire one Assistant Professor of Dance to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in all levels of classical and/or contemporary technique as well as the ability to teach dance composition. Additional teaching responsibilities in one or more of the following content areas is desired: improvisation, contact improvisation, somatic practices, partnering, pointe, pedagogy, dance studies, directing, dance photography and/or dramaturgy. 

    The new faculty member will share responsibilities for student mentoring and advising, and professional service at the departmental, college and university levels and contributing to a collegial approach which facilitates creative and critical learning environments. Encouraging fluidity across the domains involved in dance as art is a priority in our program. He/she will be expected to maintain a consistent agenda of research and/or creative activity and engage in ongoing professional development in their area of expertise that leads to recognition within the dance field. The ideal candidate will have a terminal degree or professional equivalence in a related field of expertise. MFA and/or PhD. For more information and to apply, click here.

  • Organization: Nashville Ballet
    Job Location: Nashville, TN

    The part-time Academy Faculty member’s main focus is to implement School of Nashville Ballet’s instruction and ballet curriculum at the assigned level(s). The Academy Faculty member will work with the School Principal and fellow Faculty members to design, implement, and manage syllabus, to prepare students for advancement towards a professional career. For more information and how to apply, click here.  

  • Organization: Miami City Ballet
    Job Location: Miami Beach, Florida

    The Director of Development (DOD) is a senior management position responsible for all aspects of planning, executing, and evaluating Miami City Ballet’s (MCB) fund raising program including individual giving, corporate, foundation and government support, and special events. In collaboration with the Executive Director, the DOD will work closely with the Board of Trustees, Board of Directors, the Artistic Director, and the Major Gifts consultant to expand MCB’s philanthropic profile in Florida and nationally. To apply for this position, click here

  • Organization: American Repertory Ballet
    Job Location: New Brunswick, NJ

    American Repertory Ballet’s next Executive Director will serve as one of the faces of the organization, promoting the mission and vision of American Repertory Ballet while spearheading and executing its strategic plan and development goals. S/he will act as the chief operating officer for American Repertory Ballet (“ARB”) and Princeton Ballet School (“PBS”).  S/he will have the responsibility for all financial, development, personnel, and legal aspects of the operations of ARB and PBS. S/he will work with the Program and Administrative Directors to form and maintain operations and production budgets and to manage all promotional and marketing material, and will monitor all revenues and expenses throughout the year. For more information and how to apply click here.

  • Organization: Cincinnati Ballet
    Job Location: Cincinnati, OH



    Reporting to the Director of Development, the Individual Giving Manager will have primary responsibility for the leading the organization’s annual giving efforts, establishing strategy and implementing fundraising plans for sustaining and increasing the number of annual donors and the size of individual donations.

    Working as an integral member of Cincinnati Ballet’s (CB) development team the Individual Giving Manager is expected to solicit and steward donors working collaboratively with and in support of the Director of Development, Development Team, Executive Director, Board members, volunteers, and other Cincinnati Ballet staff. The Individual Giving Manager must demonstrate a strong commitment to CB’s mission, have success in personally soliciting gifts from individuals, possess sound fundraising judgment, and utilize outstanding communication and organizational skills. For more information and how to apply click here

  • Organization: Gibney Dance
    Job Location: New York, NY

    The General Manager (“GM”) is responsible for advancing the organization’s mission by planning and orchestrating the complex day-to-day administration of the organization. With an emphasis on financial planning and management, this position serves to enhance the artistic and programmatic vision of the organization with operational, financial and human resources systems. This position is a significant opportunity for an experienced professional to maximize and strengthen the internal capacity of a well respected and growing organization. Coming into Gibney Dance during a period of extraordinary growth and change, the GM supports an organization that has maintained a steadfast commitment to its core values of inclusivity, innovation, collaboration, entrepreneurship and connection to community. For more information and how to apply click here.  

  • Organization: Nashville Ballet
    Job Location: Nashville, TN

    The position of part-time Children’s Division faculty member will focus on implementing the artistic vision and curriculum standards set forth by the School Director. The primary duties will consist of teaching and developing the students of School of Nashville Ballet. In addition, the part-time Children’s Division faculty member will be expected to uphold Nashville Ballet’s reputation for artistic excellence and make regular and active contributions to a creative and enthusiastic working environment. For more information and how to apply click here

  • Organization: CityDance
    Job Location: Washington, DC

    The Foundation & Government Relations Manager will work closely with the Executive Director and Capital Campaign Consultant to meet annual and long-term fundraising goals. Successful candidates must have exceptional writing skills; experience in foundation research, prospecting and cultivation; and a demonstrated track-record in writing winning grant proposals. 


    • Manage and grow a portfolio of foundations and government grants.
    • Research new prospects, build a pipeline of potential funders, and develop strategies for securing funds. 
    • Solicit new funds from institutional sources and write proposals.
    • Strategize midterm and long-term fundraising opportunities with the Board of Directors, Executive Director (ED), and Capital Campaign Consultant (CCC). 
    • Manage the relationships and stewardship of foundation and government funders. 
    • Manage the grants calendar ensuring that proposal and report deadlines are closely tracked and met.
    • Provide support for the planning and execution of CityDance’s Annual Gala.
    • Provide support to the ED and the CCC in the development of Corporate Sponsor proposals and Major Gifts from Individuals.


    EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Five to seven years of experience in grant prospecting and writing, a proactive and aggressive approach to identifying, pursuing and winning grant proposals, and an interest, background and ideally a passion for the arts. 

    To apply email resume, cover letter and a sample grant proposal. 

  • Organization: CityDance
    Job Location: Rockville, MD

    CityDance is looking for highly qualified and experienced ballet teachers who love teaching children ages 7-10 the foundational instruction in technique and artistry. To submit your resume click here.

    CityDance is looking for highly qualified baby ballet teachers who love working with children ages 4-7 and introducing them to the fundamentals of classical ballet. As part of CityDance's developmentally appropriate approach, our early childhood methodology includes engaging imagination and nurturing perceptual motor skills. To submit your resume click here.

  • Organization: Alberta Ballet
    Job Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada


    Alberta Ballet seeks to hire a Technical Director. Click here  for the complete job description and information on how to apply.