Parents' Observation

During the last week of each semester the school hosts Parents’ Observation Week. If out-of-town relatives visit during the year, they are welcome to observe class at that time, as well.

Youth Ballet Memphis

Students in Ballet 7 & 8 may audition for Youth Ballet Memphis, the nonprofessional performing wing of Ballet Memphis. YBM members often perform corps roles in Ballet Memphis mainstage productions and present their own performances throughout the year.


Auditions will be held Sunday, September 25, 2016, registration begins at 2:45pm.

Students in our Ballet 4 and above levels may audition for Ballet Memphis’ annual Nutcracker production.

Ballet Memphis School levels 4 & 5 — 3:15-4:15pm
Boys, ages 8-13 — 4:15-4:45pm
Ballet Memphis School levels 6 & 7 — 5:00-6:00pm

Students from other area schools ages 10–18 are welcome to audition for children's roles in the Nutcracker. They should have a minimum of 3 years of classical ballet training:

Ages 10–13 — 3:15-4:15pm
All Boys, 8+ — 4:15-4:45pm
Ages 14+ — 5:00-6:00pm

For more information regarding auditions, please contact us at 737-7322 or

Attending Company Performances

As a special thank-you for being part of Ballet Memphis School, each registered student (3–18) will receive vouchers for two complimentary seats for each mainstage performance in the semester in which they are enrolled: Next Steps and Nutcracker in the Fall; Places Beyond and The Wizard of Oz in the Spring. These vouchers may be used for Section B seats, or applied toward the purchase of Premiere or Section A seats. You will receive further instructions on how to redeem these vouchers upon our receipt of your registration and tuition deposit. School families also receive a 20% discount on all additional mainstage ticket purchases. Discounts do not apply to special events.