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.

Location:
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”

Director of Finance

Charlotte Ballet is seeking a full-time director of finance.

Responsible for general accounting functions: accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger entries, payroll, bank reconciliations, and closing month end.

Qualified applicants should send a cover letter and resume to robertpowell@charlotteballet.org
Application Deadline: January 31, 2019

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 rgibbs@charltteballet.org.

Application deadline is Friday, April 5

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Summer Intensive Resident Advisors

Charlotte Ballet is seeking to hire TWO Resident Advisors for the 2019 Summer Intensive. The Resident Advisor will assist in the supervision of the Summer Intensive dancers, as well as provide support to the Residential Director. We are seeking an undergraduate or recent college graduate. Please note that the Resident Advisors do not participate in the 2019 Summer Intensive program and will reside at UNC Charlotte June 19 – July 28, 2019.

To apply: Send resume, cover letter, and a list of three references to Charlotte Ballet’s Academy Program Manager, Ruth Gibbs, at rgibbs@charltteballet.org.

Application deadline is Friday, March 15, 2019 at 12 PM.

Job Description

Wardrobe Assistant

Charlotte Ballet is seeking a Wardrobe Assistant for a 10-week contract April 1- June 8, 2018.

This temporary position assists the Wardrobe Supervisor in coordination and organization of costumes for both Charlotte Ballet’s Company and Academy in the costume studio as well as in the theatre. Candidates must be willing and able to work with children.

Interested applicants should send a current resume and cover letter to Director of Costumes, Aimee J Coleman.

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Cutter/Stitcher

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 Director of Costumes, Aimee J Coleman.

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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 Director of Costumes, Aimee J Coleman.

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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, bbonner@charlotteballet.org

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