Performing Arts Resources

Need help searching for jobs in the performing arts?  These links should lead straight to the employment listings of businesses that often need candidates with skills in theater, dance, music, film, television, radio, entertainment, or arts/recreation management.  We’re constantly adding to this list, so check back often.  Good luck!

Jump to:

Ballet & Dance Companies
Theater & Opera Companies
Orchestras, Ensembles, & Music-Related Companies
Performing Arts Centers
Performing Arts Schools, Camps & Education
Film/Radio/TV/Media Companies
Other Performing Arts-Friendly Businesses & Resources

Dance Companies    Ballet & Dance Companies

    Theater & Opera Companies

    Orchestras, Ensembles, & Music-Related Companies

    Performing Arts Centers

CompanyLocation
Omaha Performing Arts SocietyOmaha, NE
Hopkinton Center for the ArtsHopkinton, MA
The Sandler CenterVirginia Beach, VA
The Performing Arts ConnectionSudbury, MA
PerformaNew York, NY
John Michael Kohler Arts CenterSheboygan, WI
ProctorsSchenectady, NY
The Peace CenterGreenville, SC
The Performing Arts CenterPurchase, NY
Mayo Performing Arts CenterMorristown, NJ
Broward Performing Arts CenterFort Lauderdale, FL
Washington Performing ArtsWashington, DC
Santa Monica College Performing Arts CenterSanta Monica, CA
Thompson Arts Center at Park Avenue ArmoryNew York, NY
Real Art WaysHartford, CT
The Gateway PACBellport, NY
Team San Jose cultural facilitiesSan Jose, CA
Caramoor Center for Music and the ArtsKatonah, NY
Coleman Center for the ArtsYork, AL
Boston Court PACPasadena, CA
Irish Arts CenterNew York, NY
Hult Center for the Performing ArtsEugene, OR
Frauenthal Center for the ArtsMuskegon, MI
Des Moines PACDes Moines, IA
Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts CenterBrooklyn, NY
Lauderhill PACLauderhill, FL
Long Center for the Performing ArtsAustin, TX
Shea's PACBuffalo, NY
Atlas PACWashington, DC
Your Performing Arts CenterYorkville, IL
Blumenthal PACCharlotte, NC
Broward Center for the Performing ArtsFort Lauderdale, FL
BlackRock Center for the ArtsGermantown, MD
FringeArtsPhiladelphia, PA
Tobin Center for the Performing ArtsSan Antonio, TX
Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing ArtsOrlando, FL
John Michael Kohler Arts CenterSheboygan, WI
Bergen PACEnglewood, NJ
Wallis Annenberg Center for the PABeverly Hills, CA
Performing Arts Center of Rapid CityRapid City, SD
The Cowles Center for Dance and the PAMinneapolis, MN
South Orange PACSouth Orange, NJ
Colorado Springs Fine Arts CenterColorado Springs, CO
Metropolis Performing Arts CenterArlington Heights, IL
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Perf ArtsWashington, DC
Dayton Performing Arts AllianceDayton, OH
Alerus CenterGrand Forks, ND
Artistry at Bloomington Center for the ArtsBloomington, MN
Lawrence Arts CenterLawrence, KS
Segerstrom Center for the ArtsCosta Mesa, CA
Guild HallEast Hampton, NY
Schauer Arts & Activities CenterHartford, WI
Wayne Center for the ArtsWooster, OH

   Performing Arts Schools, Camps, & Education

SchoolLocation
The MusicianShipWashington, DC
United Activities UnlimitedStaten Island, NY
Wharton Institute for the Performing ArtsBerkeley Heights, NJ
Merit School of MusicChicago, IL
Manhattan Youth After SchoolNew York, NY
The Colburn SchoolLos Angeles, CA
Performing Arts WorkshopSan Francisco, CA
Lenox Hill Neighborhood HouseNew York, NY
Educational Video CenterNew York, NY
Manhattan School of MusicNew York, NY
Omaha Conservatory of MusicOmaha, NE
Parker Performing Arts SchoolParker, CO
Cazadaro Music CampBerkeley, CA
Cyprus School of MusicBurnsville, MN
University of Minnesota School of MusicMinneapolis, MN
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & DanceLondon, UK
Bloomingdale School of MusicNew York, NY
Berkshire Hills Music AcademySouth Hadley, MA
Harmony ProgramNew York, NY
Community School of Music & ArtsMountain View, CA
Foundations of MusicChicago, IL
Music Notes AcademyEast Brunswick, NJ
Visible Music CollegeMemphis, TN
Kalos Music & Art SchoolAventura, FL
Arts for LifeAsheville, NC
McNally Smith College of MusicSt. Paul, MN
The Juilliard SchoolNew York, NY
Georgia State University School of MusicAtlanta, GA
Snow Pond Arts AcademySidney, ME
City ArtsProvidence, RI
Settlement Music SchoolPhiladelphia, PA
Royal College of MusicLondon, UK
City Arts & Prep Public Charter SchoolWashington, DC
Berklee College of MusicBoston, MA
College of Lake CountyGrayslake, IL
The Institute of Music for ChildrenElizabeth, NJ
Harvard UniversityBoston, MA
Texas Education Theater Assnstatewide, TX
Move This WorldNew York, NY
Capitol Region Education CouncilHartford, CT
The Living Arts & Science CenterLexington, KY
Cathedral Arts ProjectJacksonville, FL
Allen InteractionsChicago, IL
Louisiana Academy of Perf Artsgreater New Orleans, LA
Performing Arts WorkshopSan Francisco, CA
Pioneer Valley Perf Arts Public Charter SchoolSouth Hadley, MA
The Center for Arts EducationNew York, NY
Educational Theatre Associationjobboard
New England Conservatory of MusicBoston, MA

    Film/Television/Radio/Media Companies

    Other Performing Arts-Friendly Business & Resources

Look here for general lists of performing arts resources, businesses that occasionally need people with artistic qualities, or categories of the performing arts that aren't covered elsewhere.
CompanyLocation
The Circus ProjectPortland, OR
Jacobson Consulting ApplicationsNew York, NY
Chautauqua InstitutionChautauqua, NY
Humanities DC Job BankWashington, DC
Rhinegold JobsUnited Kingdom
South ArtsAtlanta, GA
Poet Companiesshipboard
International Festivals & Events AssnBoise, ID & job board
MASS MoCANorth Adams, MA
Serino CoyneNew York, NY
Champaign Park DistrictChampaign, IL
Six Flags Amusement Parksnationwide
Trinity Church Wall StreetNew York, NY
Urban ImpactPittsburgh, PA
Revolution AgencyAlexandria, VA
Comcast Spectatornationwide
Nonprofits in Maine job boardstatewide, ME
Historic Tours of Americanationwide
Salford Community LeisureSalford, UK
Good Shepherd RehabilitationAllentown, PA
United Arts of Central FloridaMaitland, FL
Charleston Regional Alliance for the ArtsList of arts orgs in SC
Norwegian Cruise Lineshipboard
ARTS: A Reason To SurviveNational City, CA
Downtown Kalamazoo Entertainment DistrictKalamazoo, MI
A-Z Broadway Theater Auditions & Resourcesnationwide
Barbizon Capitalworldwide
Creative Artists Agencynationwide
Valley Fair Amusement ParkShakopee, MN
National Arts StrategiesAlexandria, VA
Altour Internationalnationwide
Barbizon Lightingnationwide
Liberty Science CenterJersey City, NJ
Center for Puppetry ArtsAtlanta, GA
Community Arts Stablization TrustSan Francisco, CA
American Queen Steamboat Co.shipboard
Celebrity Cruisesshipboard
ZulilySeattle, WA
Cabarrus Arts CouncilConcord, NC
Defacto SoundWashington, DC
San Diego Performing Arts LeagueSan Diego, CA
ArtStreamSilver Spring, MD
Muscogee Creek Nation Casinosstatewide, OK
Hospitality Jobs job boardnationwide
Jack Straw Cultural CenterSeattle, WA
SAG-AFTRALos Angeles, CA
Paradigm Talent Agencymultiple locations
PicmonicPhoenix, AZ
The Chronicle of Philanthropynationwide job board
Lane Arts CouncilEugene, OR
Universal Studios HollywoodUniversal City, CA
Capital FringeWashington, DC
Illinois Humanities CouncilChicago, IL
Baltimore Office of Promotion and the ArtsBaltimore, MD
Clear Talent GroupCA, NY & LA
StoryCorpsBrooklyn, NY
Art Jobsnationwide jobboard
The Humane Societynationwide
Washington Performing Arts SocietyWashington, DC
SevenVenuesNorfolk, VA
The National Council for the Traditional ArtsSilver Spring, MD
ArtsWaveCincinnati, OH jobboard
Louisiana Dept of Culture, Recreation & Tourismstatewide, LA
GracelandMemphis, TN
Historic Tours of Americanationwide
Merlin Entertainmentworldwide
Columbus Assn for the Performing ArtsColumbus, OH
Humanities DCWashington, DC
Cultural Data ProjectPhiladelphia, PA
Feld EntertainmentEllenton, FL and worldwide
EnSoftAmes, IA
Beats By DreSanta Clara Valley, CA and China
Event 360Chicago, IL
Diocese of TucsonTucson, AZ
VendiniSan Francisco, CA
Marketing ConceptsSpicer, MN
Production GlueNYC and west coast
Adventures in Writing CampSan Francisco, CA
Credit KarmaSan Francisco, CA
Costume SupercenterEdison, NJ
Fleet Science CenterSan Diego, CA
Brit + Conationwide
AmplifyBrooklyn, NY
Newport AquariumNewport, KY
Royal Caribbeanworldwide