Category: School

Ballet Memphis Partners With MJCC to Open Dance School

  Ballet Memphis is planning to open a second Ballet Memphis School location this summer. The organization has formalized an agreement with the Memphis Jewish Community Center, located at  6560 Poplar Ave . in East Memphis, to operate the school in the MJCC space currently staffed by the Markell School of Dance. The location will be known as Ballet Memphis School at the MJCC Markell Dance Center, and classes will start there in August. Ballet Memphis currently operates its... Read More
Posted by Ballet Memphis at Sunday, April 30, 2017 | 0 comments
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Ballet Memphis Knowledge Quest Dance Club announces end of year performance

Join Ballet Memphis School staff and Ballet Memphis dancers as we give the stage to our budding young dancers at Knowledge Quest and Leadership Empowerment Center the stage for a final end-of-year performance. Scheduled for May 19, 4:30 p.m. at Gaston Community Center, the program entitled "Classic Hitz" will feature six, original short dance works created by Ballet Memphis teaching artists Nikki Lewis, Marsalett Dockery, Jared Harden and special choreographers D. Angelous Stevenson... Read More
Posted by Ballet Memphis at Friday, April 21, 2017 | 0 comments
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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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