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.
Students in Ballet 4 and above may audition for Ballet Memphis’ annual Nutcracker production. Auditions will be held Sunday, September 18, 2016:
Ballet Memphis School levels 4 & 5 — 1:30-2:30
Boys, ages 8-13 — 2:30-3:15
Ballet Memphis School levels 6 & 7 — 3:15-4:15
Students from other area schools ages 9-18 are welcome to audition for children's roles in the Nutcracker. Please call 737-7322 for further information about audition times.
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.