We need YOU! Join our Danceworks team by volunteering as an usher at one of our many performances, supporting our community programming, or lending a hand with various administrative projects.


By volunteering, you can be the driving force that connects creativity and community through dance and other arts. Danceworks is truly thankful for the support and time given by all of our volunteers who help us fulfill our mission daily.


(At right: Mad Hot Tap Competition volunteers from the United Performing Arts Fund. Photo: Jeff Zmania)

If you are interested in volunteering at Danceworks, please select an opportunity below and submit your information via email or with the form provided.


Performance Volunteers


Against the Grain

Saturday, October 20, 7:00pm
Sunday, October 21, 7:30pm
Thursday, October 25, 7:30pm
Friday, October 26, 7:00pm
Saturday, October 27, 7:00pm
Sunday, October 28, 2:00pm


*Ushers may be asked to stay afterwards to assist with clean up, and will be able to see the performance free of charge.


Volunteer as an Usher


Studio Volunteers

Fall Cleaning

Join our Danceworks team by volunteering at our fall cleaning activities! On Sundays, September 23 from Noon-3:30pm and October 7 from 3:30-6:30pm, Danceworks staff and volunteers will be tackling a handful of projects in our Water Street studios.


We’ll be doing jobs like organizing dance shoes, painting the studio walls, organizing art supplies and theatre props, dusting theatre lights, and other light cleaning jobs. With your help, we’ll be able to make a big difference in just a few hours.


Please email Maggie Seer with any questions and to indicate your interest.


Work-Study Program

Danceworks is currently seeking dancers who would like to work at our Water Street studio in an hour-for-hour exchange for classes.


Learn More About Work-Study


Community Programs Volunteers


Check back soon for new Community Programs volunteer opportunities!


General Volunteers
Office Assistant

Have experience in an office setting? Looking to do volunteer work on your own time? Then this opportunity is for you! Danceworks is seeking a capable volunteer to assist with Development Team needs and other administrative duties that may include organizing, scanning, and file saving. Volunteer must be 18 or older and comfortable working on a computer. Volunteer must have knowledge of or be willing to learn how to use a scanning machine. Office assistants can volunteer MondayFriday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Please email your availability and experience to Maggie Seer.

If you are interested in learning more about Danceworks volunteer opportunities, please fill out the form linked below. Many volunteer opportunities are on an as-needed basis, but there are also opportunities for on-going volunteer work.


Get Volunteer Updates

If you have any questions regarding volunteering with Danceworks, contact Maggie Seer, Development & Volunteer Coordinator, by calling 414.277.8480 ext. 6008 or via email. Thank you for your interest in becoming a Danceworks volunteer!