Internships are offered to undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in arts administration and nonprofit organizations. Positions are unpaid and are available throughout the academic year or during the summer.

An internship with Ballet Spartanburg is an opportunity to learn the inner workings of a nonprofit organization. Interns with Ballet Spartanburg serve as integral part of the team assisting the full-time and part-time staff with daily operations as well as long term goals. Active interns in the Fall and the Spring are eligible for complimentary tickets to season performances.

Internships offer valuable experience working in the exciting and energetic atmosphere of a high quality dance school and Company. Ballet Spartanburg will allow one intern per semester. Applicants who are interested may contact their college and apply through an internal internship program. Applicants may also apply through the Ballet Spartanburg office.


Resume and cover letters are required. The cover letter must include the interest, the precise dates/times/hours available and whether or not this is for academic credit. After an initial review of the applications, selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Applications may be mailed with all required information to:

Teresa S. Hough

Executive Director

200 East Saint john Street

Spartanburg, SC 29306

No emailed information will be accepted.



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Ballet Spartanburg

Ballet Spartanburg Receives 2018
Elizabeth O'Neill Verner Award

Ballet Spartanburg has received the 2018 Elizabeth O'Neill Verner Award. This award is given each year by the South Carolina Arts Commission to recognize exemplary artists and arts organizations for the State of South Carolina. “Each recipient of these Verner Awards is an outstanding ambassador for our state and contributes greatly not just to the arts community, but the overall quality of life.  As the Arts Commission nears completion of its 50th anniversary celebration, we are honored to recognize organizations and individuals who live out the service, commitment and passion that helped the arts here thrive throughout the last half century." S.C. Arts Commission Chairman Henry Horowitz.

Your loyal and continued support allows expansion of  new outreach programs, professional performances and new dance audiences.  We are very appreciative of generous gifts from corporations, individuals and families.  We value your past, present and future support. Every dime matters. Every dollar matters. We hope you will join as a supporter today.

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