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Employment Opportunities

At Colorado Ballet, you will enjoy the confidence and security of working with a dynamic growing arts organization that has been part of the Colorado arts community for more than 50 years. We have an exciting array of employment opportunities. From experienced performing arts professionals through entry-level positions, Colorado Ballet seeks out the most talented and enthusiastic people to join our organization. We offer a benefits package for our full-time employees and all staff have the opportunity to attend the productions they help bring to life! Colorado Ballet is an equal opportunity employer.

*If you are a dancer seeking employment, please refer to our audition schedule.

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Current openings:

Education Programs Manager

Reporting to the Director of Education & Community Partnerships, the Education Programs Manager is responsible for staffing and administrating after-school programming, as well as scheduling and teaching various dance classes and workshops.  Specifically, the Education Programs Manager:

  • Workshops and Residencies:  Develops, schedules and teaches dance and dance integrated classes and workshops in a wide range of styles to a variety of age groups/abilities; studies trends in dance education and dance therapy for populations with special needs;
  • After-School Programs:  Recruits, hires, trains, schedules and evaluates teaching staff; serves as contact person for up to 15 teaching staff and numerous school teachers/administrators; collects attendance and payroll information and completes contracts and grant reports; orders and distributes dance clothing for 300+ students;
  • Community Liaison:  Represents Colorado Ballet and dance/dance education in the cultural, education, and human service communities at appropriate venues, meetings and events; and works with other organizations to develop collaborative projects and partnerships to enhance arts education.

Qualifications:  The Education Programs Manager will work closely with children, teachers, school administrators, and other partners in education and the arts. Strong background in ballet and other dance styles and traditions required; ability to work with students of all ages and abilities and flexible evening and weekend availability a must. Experience working in public schools and Spanish proficiency desired.

Please submit a resume and cover letter to  Colorado Ballet is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Dance Teacher

Colorado Ballet Academy is currently seeking Creative Dance and Pre-Ballet teachers with prior experience teaching students ages 3-6. Must be available at least 3 days a week after 4 p.m. and some mornings.  Please contact the Academy Director at


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