Job & Volunteer Opportunities

Join the BBT community

Berkeley Ballet Theater is a vibrant and growing arts organization dedicated to valuing and supporting every team member.

 

job opportunities

If you would like to provide a resume to keep on file in the event a position becomes available, please send your materials to the appropriate staff member:

Guest Artists, Faculty, Accompanists: Robert Dekkers, Artistic Director (robertd@berkeleyballet.org)

Administration: Ali Taylor Lange, Executive Director (alitl@berkeleyballet.org)

 

Work Exchange Positions

Berkeley Ballet Theater is looking for part-time Work Exchange Program volunteers to help facilitate its growing community of dancers. For each hour worked, Work Exchange participants receive one free Adult Open Division Class (regardless of class length). BBT provides more than 35 Adult Classes per week to more than 1,200 dancers of all backgrounds. Participants also receive the Non-Profit/Artist discount on all Studio Rentals. Provide a resume, cover letter, and your two preferred shifts to BBT Arts Administrative Assistant Courtney King at courtneyk@berkeleyballet.org.

 

Available shifts:

Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-12:30pm and 3:30pm-7:30pm
Friday: 8:30am-12:30pm and 3:30pm-7:00pm
Sunday: 8:00am-12:00pm and 12:00pm-4:00pm
Alternating shifts available.

 

Volunteering

Berkeley Ballet Theater loves volunteers! There is a broad range of tasks handled by volunteers at BBT including administrative work, costume construction and cleaning, stage crew, and more. If you're interested in getting involved, please email info@berkeleyballet.org.

 
BBT's entrance  at 1370 Tenth Street, photo by Natalia Perez

BBT's entrance at 1370 Tenth Street, photo by Natalia Perez

BBT Adult Open Division dancers, volunteers, and Board members  in a “merde” circle before a performance, photo by Natalia Perez

BBT Adult Open Division dancers, volunteers, and Board members in a “merde” circle before a performance, photo by Natalia Perez