Join The Empire Team! Our Workstudy Program enables dancers of all abilities to immerse themselves in class while joining and meeting other aspiring dancers. Work one shift weekly behind our front desk and get one free class for each hour worked. Participation in this program gives priceless insider access and exposure to the inner workings of Empire Dance Academy, it’s faculty, choreographers, and team.

If you are interested in applying please send your resume, headshot, cover letter, and references to


  • There is a minimum 12 month commitment

  • You must be 18 or older

  • You must live in Kansas City or the surrounding area

  • You must be a US Citizen, or permanent resident of the United States, or hold a valid non-immigrant visa with a minimum duration of 12 months.

  • You must pay $15 for our staff uniform

  • You must have a neat appearance, be reliable, mature, happy, friendly and customer service oriented

  • No dance audition needed