Jake Unger joined Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre in 2014 from Houston Ballet II. Unger began his training at the California Dance Academy and went on to train with the Colburn School Professional Training Program, Yuri Grigoriev School of Ballet and Houston Ballet Academy. He has also completed summer intensive programs at the School of American Ballet and San Francisco School of Ballet. Since joining PBT, Unger has performed in Jiří Kylián’s Petite Mort and Sinfonietta, James Kudelka’s The Man in Black and in productions of The Sleeping Beauty, Le Corsaire and Giselle, among many others. He also has performed featured roles in Terrence S. Orr’s The Nutcracker as Arabian and Snow King.