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  • Judy Morr Theater Announced Judy Morr Theater Named to Celebrate Unrivaled Accomplishments of Segerstrom Center Executive Judith O’Dea Morr. Venue will become center of new American Ballet Theatre William J. Gillespie School. Center Chairman Lawrence L. Higby announced at the 41st Annual Candlelight Concert that the Center’s Founders Hall would be renamed the Judy Morr The...
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  • Austin Ballet Founder Barbara Carson Dead at 87 Ballet Austin founder brought love of classical form to city. When Barbara Carson staged Texas’ first full-length production of “The Nutcracker” in 1960, she had to dance the role of Sugar Plum Fairy herself. Carson, 87, died Sunday in Austin of complications from Alzheimer’s and pneumonia, her daughter, Laurel Carson Lacy, said. And though C...
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  • Canadian Choreographer, Brian Macdonald, Dead a... Famed Canadian choreographer Brian Macdonald died Saturday at his home in Stratford, Ont. He was 86. Macdonald was a member of the Stratford Festival company for 17 seasons, a founding dancer with the National Ballet and artistic director of the Royal Swedish Ballet, the Harkness Ballet, Israel’s Batsheva Dance Theatre and Les Grands Ballets...
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  • Presidential Medal of Freedom t Alvin Ailey Alvin Ailey was not just a dancer; many would call him a revolutionary. The creation of his company 56 years ago marked the start of a new era in dance, dedicated to the African-American experience. His vision, however, went beyond that, and today his company is not only one of the premier institutions of African American culture, it's now an am...
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  • New ABT School at Segerstrom COSTA MESA – With help from a donation by an Orange County arts patron, New York’s American Ballet Theatre will create a new children’s ballet school at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts – the company’s first academy outside Manhattan, officials with both organizations announced today. Classes at the ABT William J. Gillespie School will beg...
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  • BRB Chief Exec to Retire Christopher Barron is to leave his post as chief executive of Birmingham Royal Ballet after a decade in the role. Barron will leave the organisation after its current season, which ends in July 2015. He said: “These have been 10 wonderful years with a great company. I have hugely enjoyed working with such skilled colleagues to extend the com...
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  • Donald Sadler Dies at 96 Donald Saddler, a dancer and choreographer whose career lasted more than 60 years and embraced opera, television, movies, ballet and Broadway, where he won two Tony Awards, died on Saturday in Englewood, N.J. He was 96. His death, at the Lillian Booth Actors Home of the Actors Fund, was confirmed by Kate Irving, a family friend and daughter o...
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  • Nicholas Ade is New CPYB CEO Hugh Aberman, board president, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, announced today that Nicholas Ade has been named the ballet school’s next CEO, effective immediately. Ade, 38, joined CPYB in 2012 as school principal and has been serving as interim executive director since August of this year. As CEO, Ade is committed to continuing CPYB founder...
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  • Elisa Monte to Retire Elisa Monte, the veteran choreographer, will retire as artistic director of Elisa Monte Dance, the noted modern dance company she started in 1981. Ms. Monte, 68, announced her retirement on Monday night, following a private tour of the Fashion Institute of Technology’s “Dance & Fashion” exhibition. Tiffany Rea-Fisher, the company’s associate art...
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  • ENB is Sadler's Wells Assoc Ballet Company From today the map of the British dance world is going to look rather different as the Wells has announced a new partnership with English National Ballet, which will result in the company dancing two seasons in that theatre each year. For Tamara Rojo, who took over direction of ENB in 2012, this new alliance is a masterstroke. She came to t...
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Job Location: Houston, Texas
Application Deadline: January 30, 2015

 

Houston Ballet seeks a Director of Marketing and Public Relations. The next DoM&PR will join a highly proficient team working in one of the most acclaimed ballet companies in the nation. Successful candidates will possess highly strategic skills in planning and executing a patron development plan and working in tandem with the senior team. A full position profile may be found here.  Interested applicants should submit résumé, cover letter and salary requirements via email. Please include "Houston Ballet Marketing Director Search" in the subject line.