Make a Difference

Canton Ballet has fostered an appreciation of the art of dance throughout the region for almost 60 years. Under the artistic direction of Jennifer Catazaro Hayward and executive direction of Joy L. Raub, the Ballet is regarded as one of the most admired pre-professional dance companies in Ohio, and its School provides the highest quality of instruction for all ages and skill levels, from toddlers to adults. Each year, Canton Ballet performs public and school performances at the Canton Palace Theatre for audiences to enjoy.

About Our Team
Canton Ballet’s artistic and administrative staff is composed of a group of talented, dynamic, and dedicated professionals working together to enrich our community in the transformative power of the art of dance and to provide the highest artistic quality of instruction to our students.  

Current Available Positions

We welcome qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds to apply for our open positions listed below:

There are no current employment opportunities.
While there are currently no employment openings at this time, we always accept resumes for substitute instructors. Resumes should be emailed to Executive Director, Joy L. Raub, at

Equal Opportunity Employer
Canton Ballet is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


​Discover the Joy of Giving Back

Behind every graceful performance is a team of dedicated individuals! Canton Ballet thrives on the collective efforts of our volunteers, who play an integral role in the success of events and performances. Join a community of like-minded individuals who share a passion for the arts and ballet and contribute to the ongoing legacy of the arts in our community.