Category: School

Youth Ballet Memphis member to be featured in new book supporting our National Parks

Sydney Hall, Ballet 7 and Youth Ballet Memphis member, has been selected to appear in an upcoming book entitled Dance Across the USA by photographer Jonathan Givens. Hall is featured at Cumberland Falls National Park in Kentucky. Givens is traveling to all 50 states to raise awareness and funds for our National Parks.  From the artist's website: DANCE ACROSS THE U.S.A. The idea behind this project is to showcase the variety and beauty of... Read More
Posted by Ballet Memphis at Saturday, October 1, 2016 | 0 comments
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Summer's Here: Classes, Pilates, and More

Here in the south it's summer, and the studios are stirring with Summer Intensive Workshops for the Ballet Memphis School. Check out all of our summer class options here.   And over at our Pilates Centre , be sure to stop by for the first ever equipment sampler workshop THIS WEDNESDAY June 12, from 2 to 4 pm, where you can come in and try out the different equipment and see demos. The Pilates Centre features weekly classes including Active Aging, Pilates for Men and Core Barre. It's... Read More
Posted by Joan Biddle at Monday, June 10, 2013 | 0 comments
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Adding lights and costumes

Even though we're dancing in the same room in which we take daily class and rehearse, the transformation that happens when Studio A becomes a theatrical performance space is magical!  In the last 24 hours, the windows and mirrors were covered, the stage lights were focused and lighting cues written. After sunset last evening, Junior Company dancers put on make-up and costumes and did the final dress rehearsal of the six ballets we're performing this weekend. Here are a few photographs... Read More
Posted by Janet Parke at Friday, May 3, 2013 | 0 comments
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