Houston Ballet's Autism-Friendly performances are modified for audience members with neurological differences. Trained volunteers staff the event to ensure a positive experience for all. Each production includes pre and post-performance interactive activities and an opportunity to meet the cast! 

Tickets will be on sale starting August 8 for $15! To purchase, please call the Houston Ballet Box Office at 713.227.2787 (ARTS).


Autism-Friendly Studio Series: Dancing in Texas

October 9, 2022 | 11:00 AM

Dancing in Texas shows the evolution of dance in our great state through dances choreographed by Houston Ballet's artistic staff and others. Accompanying the narration, dancers perform both classical and contemporary ballet, including excerpts from the Nutcracker, ballets inspired by traditional folk dances and even a dance in honor of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo! Performed by Houston Ballet II and Academy Professional Program dancers.

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Autism-Friendly My First Ballet: Coppelia

April 16, 2023 | 11:00 AM

A delightful, comic tale of Franz and Swanilda and their encounters with the dollmaker Dr. Coppélius and his creation, the beautiful Coppélia. This lighthearted ballet has colorful and charming costume and scenic designs by the legendary Desmond Heeley and a magical score by Léo Delibes.