Houston Ballet Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates for employment are considered without regard to race, color, sex, creed, national origin, sexual orientation, age, non-job-related disability or marital status. 

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Statement

Houston Ballet embraces diversity, equity and inclusion. We recognize our responsibility to provide an open, welcoming environment where students, artists, staff, trustees and volunteers of all backgrounds collaboratively learn, work and serve. Diversity, equity and inclusion are instrumental in the fulfillment of our mission and values. We address the challenges of our future in a culture that honors what is unique in all of us. Join us, together we are Houston Ballet.

Join Our Team

Development Events Coordinator

Reporting to the Senior Director, Individual Giving and Special Events, the Development Events Coordinator position is responsible for multiple projects and assisting Individual Giving and Special Events including planning and implementation.

Development Intern

Houston Ballet is offering various exciting unpaid internship opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students over the course of summer (Starting Tuesday, June 11th - July 26th, 2019). These internships are a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in working in the fields of art, dance, and non-profit organization. Interns will be able to assist and learn within a specific department and witness the day-to-day activities that make the Houston Ballet a world-class ballet company.  All internships are unpaid and offer flexible hours to accommodate school or work schedules.

Costume Shop Manager

Reporting to the Head of Costumes, the Costume Shop Manager is responsible for the overall management of the daily activities in the wardrobe workroom including alterations, restoration and new builds. 

Summer Chaperone

150+ students are housed at a dormitory for their 6 week summer intensive program that runs June 17-July 27, 2019. The chaperones are responsible for providing safety and security to the students while providing a comforting and nurturing environment for the students.

Move-in day for chaperones is Thursday, June 13. Move-out day for chaperones is Saturday evening, July 27.

We are seeking to hire 1 Lead Chaperone, 1 Assistant Lead Chaperone and 8 Chaperones.

Public Relations Intern

Summer 2019

The Spring PR Intern will have the opportunity to gain experience in many aspects of Houston Ballet’s Marketing & PR department. The intern will work under the direct supervision of the PR Manager and every effort is made to assist the intern in building strong professional skills. All internships are unpaid and offer flexible hours to accommodate school or work schedules for both undergraduate and graduate students.

Academy Ballet Mistress


This position assists in the supervision and training of HBII students.

Academy/Company Pianist

The Academy Pianist is responsible for piano accompaniment for Academy rehearsals and ballet class.

Boys Program Coordinator

Academy Instructor

This position provides teaching for lower, middle and upper school classes and will be the Coordinator of the boys in Pre Professional and Professional (not including HBII) Programs.


Other Positions

Houston Ballet Orchestra

Available Positions


Houston Ballet Orchestra's 61 professional musicians provide great music to enhance the experience of a live ballet performance.

Houston Ballet Dancers

Available Positions

Become a part of Houston Ballet's world famous dance company.