Employment Opportunities

Company contracts for the 2017–18 Season have been filled.


The Ballet will still accept a résumé and a video/DVD by mail starting Jan 1, 2018.
Send to:
ATTN: Robert Gardner
Minnesota Ballet
301 West First Street, Suite 800
Duluth, MN 55802

Videos posted to YouTube may be included in links if you are e-mailing your résumé to: balletmaster@minnesotaballet.org

Videos should include a classical variation (en pointe for women) and pas de deux or partnering work. Performance video is preferred if possible. Contemporary work may also be submitted. Videos are accepted as a preliminary audition and do not replace a live audition. You may be asked to attend company class if you are unable to attend the scheduled auditions. Dancers auditioning in Minnesota Ballet company class in Duluth must do so during the season when the company is not on tour. Because company class can be in several locations please schedule in advance to find locations and times.

General physical attributes
The Minnesota Ballet is looking for men with a height of 5′-9″ and up, and women with a height of 5′-6″ and under.

NATIONAL AUDITIONS for the 2018 – 19 season for Company and apprentice positions will be held:
Cowles Center for the Arts, Minneapolis
James Sewell Ballet, Studio 2B
April 7, 2018
3:00 p.m.

Bring résumé and picture!
$20 audition fee – Please have correct change

Ruth Page Center for the Arts, Chicago
Studio 1
April 14, 2018
4:00 p.m.
Bring résumé and picture!
$20 audition fee – Please have correct change

The Minnesota Ballet is a professional classical ballet company. Contracts include salary and benefits. The company is based in Duluth, Minnesota.
There is a $20 audition fee for each audition. Please bring résumé and dance shot to audition.
Equal opportunity to participate in and benefit from the programs of the Minnesota Ballet is provided to all individuals regardless of race, national origin, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, or disability in admission, access, or employment.