Boston Ballet

19 Clarendon Street
Boston, MA 02116
www.bostonballet.org

Date Posted:
November 05, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Administrative

Type:
Intern

Boston Ballet School Arts Administration Spring Intern

Description:

At Boston Ballet, we are committed to providing high quality dance education through a wide array of programs and classes for every type of student. We believe in connecting with our community to educate and inspire a love of dance and the arts in Boston and beyond. Boston Ballet School (BBS) has three locations – Boston, Marblehead, and Newton and we are currently looking for one Spring Intern for our Boston location and one for our Newton location.

Description of Position:

An internship with Boston Ballet School is an opportunity to be exposed to the inner workings of a complex dance school. Interns will learn school administration and management. Primary roles and responsibilities may include:

  • Recruitment through marketing campaigns including direct mail, grass roots, online and special events

  • Provide customer service through various channels including in person, phone, email, social media, and written notifications

  • Special event support in the preparation and execution of annual events including the winter SDP audition tour, Fall Back-to-School Open Houses and Spring student showcase performances.

  • Create and maintain student records using Tessitura, a premier arts management software database

  • Assist customers through online and offline registration processes

  • Support Managers and Directors with executive projects in accordance with Boston Ballet’s mission

  • Opportunity to attend and participate in staff meetings across departments


Qualifications:
  • Interest in arts education and administration

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to interact effectively with constituents of all levels, from small children to adults

  • Ability to handle sensitive information in a discreet and professional manner

  • Computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite

  • Flexibility, positive attitude, and good work ethic

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Ability to work independently, and as a member of a team

Boston Ballet is an equal employment opportunity employer.


Boston Ballet internships are unpaid. Boston Ballet internships are available for credit (preferred) or on a volunteer basis. Boston Ballet Interns in the Fall and Spring are eligible for complimentary tickets to season performances and discounted classes.



How To Apply:

To apply, send cover letter and resume to:internships@bostonballet.org – please include the name of the internship and location for which you are applying in the subject line of the email.


Apply by:
December 21, 2018
Salary:
Unpaid
About this Organization:
Since 1963, Boston Ballet has been one of the leading dance companies in the world on stage, in the studio and in the community. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen and Executive Director Max Hodges, the Company maintains an internationally acclaimed repertoire and the largest ballet school in North America, Boston Ballet School.

Boston Ballet maintains a repertoire of classical, neo-classical and contemporary works, ranging from full-length story ballets to new works by some of today's finest choreographers. Boston Ballet's second company, Boston Ballet II, is comprised of pre-professional dancers who gain experience by performing with the Company and independently, presenting lecture-demonstrations and special programs to audiences throughout the Northeast.