Employment

Professional Company Auditions

Charlottesville Ballet has completed auditions for paid Company and Apprentice positions for our 2020-21 season at this time; however, we do still have unpaid trainee positions open. Interested applicants may submit a resumé and video link including center work, pointe work (if applicable), and performance footage to Associate Director, Caitlin Lennon, at [email protected].


Piano Accompanist

Charlottesville Ballet is looking for part-time accompanists for weekly ballet classes. Pianists with experience accompanying ballet classes are preferred, but Charlottesville Ballet is willing to train qualified applicants. Pay is $20-$25 per hour based on experience.

Applicants must possess strong classical piano technique, good musicianship, and have the ability to follow musical direction. A strong grasp of classical repertoire is essential and sight-reading is helpful.

Requirements:
  • Choose music with appropriate rhythms and tempos by observing the movement of the dancers.
  • Adapt/improvise in order to best fit the music with the quality of the movement.
  • Always be prepared and consistent in the studio
  • Maintain cooperative working relationships with faculty, staff, and students

To apply for this position, please email resume to Co-Director Emily Hartka at [email protected] with “Accompanist” in the subject line.


Internship: Administrative Assistant

Charlottesville Ballet is seeking administrative interns the Academic Year 2020-2021 and Summer 2020.

Charlottesville Ballet offers customized internships that can be geared toward a student’s areas of interest (marketing/PR, production & lighting design, graphic design/photography, etc.).  University of Virginia students may apply for college credit through the University Internship Program (UIP). All interested students should complete the CB Internship Interest Form.

For more information, please send resume to Sara Clayborne: [email protected]