Charlotte Ballet Auditions & Careers

Company Auditions

Charlotte Ballet will hold open auditions in New York City on Sunday, February 3, 2019. Registration starts at 10 AM.

The Ailey Studios
The Joan Weill Center for Dance
405 West 55th Street at 9th Avenue
New York, New York 10019

We welcome dancers to submit online applications. Submissions close February 15, 2019.

Dancers are welcome to complete the audition form prior to arriving and bring it to the audition with photos/payment.

*  Minimum height for men for the 2019/2020 season is 5’10”

Patron Engagement Manager

Charlotte Ballet is seeking a full-time patron engagement manager.

Responsible for managing Charlotte Ballet’s ticketing services, subscriber program, and patron database. Manager performs all duties with a focus on strengthening patron/donor engagement, increased revenue, audience development and elevated public awareness. Manager supervises one patron relations assistant.

Qualified applicants should send a cover letter and resume to

Job Description

Arts Administration: 2019 Summer Programs Internship

Charlotte Ballet Academy is now accepting applications for our Arts Administration: 2019 Summer Programs Internship.

To apply: Send resume, cover letter, and a completed application form to Charlotte Ballet’s Academy Program Manager, Ruth Gibbs, at

Application deadline is Friday, April 5

Job Description


Charlotte Ballet is seeking a cutter/stitcher to assist with the construction of costumes for the remainder of the 2018-19 season. Qualified candidates should be proficient in creation and/or modification of costume patterns as well as costume construction. Hours and weeks are negotiable based on several projects.

Interested applicants should send a current resume, cover letter, and references to Interim Costume Shop Manager, Katherine Zywczyk.

Job Description

Costume Shop Overhire Pool

Charlotte Ballet is seeking qualified Cutters, Drapers, Pattern Makers, Stitchers, and Costume Crafts Specialists to join their list of overhire personnel. Overhire staff is hired on an “as-needed” by project basis. Projects may require anywhere from a few hours to several months of employment.

Interested applicants should send a current resume, cover letter, and references to Interim Costume Shop Manager, Katherine Zywczyk.

Job Description

Teaching Artists

Charlotte Ballet is seeking talented Teaching Artists to join the Education & Community Engagement team for the 2018-2019 school year. Teaching Artists teache dance in the Park & Recreation Center for the Reach Program. Dance forms include but are not limited to ballet, modern, jazz, African, etc. Through innovative programs, dynamic performances and collaborative partnerships, Charlotte Ballet makes dance accessible to all communities and has a strong commitment to sharing the dance

Applicants should send a cover letter, resume with references and a one-page statement of your teaching philosophy/ a sample dance lesson plan if interested in teaching along of the position to Director of Education and Community Engagement,

Job Description