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BALLET MEMPHIS Brings Diversity and a Southern Sensibility to a Run at the Joyce, by Sondra Forsyth, Nov. 2, 2015, Broadway World Dance

Ballet Memphis Shatters Basic Rules, By ALASTAIR MACAULAY, OCT. 28, 2015, The New York Times

Ballet Brilliance: Review Romeo & Juliet, by Jon Sparks, Oct. 22, 2015, The Commercial Appeal

Ballet Memphis offers classic presentation of Swan Lake, by Jon W. Sparks, Commercial Appeal, April 18, 2015 

Ballet Memphis finds right tone with 'I Am' presentation, by Jon W. Sparks, Commercial Appeal, February 21, 2015 

Ballet Memphis scores another triumph with 'River Project: Moving Currents', by Jon W. Sparks, GoMemphis, October 20, 2014

'Peter Pan' production by Ballet Memphis soars - in more ways than one, by Jon W. Sparks, GoMemphis, April 12, 2014

“Wizard of Oz” proves there is no place like home, by Laura Vernaci,, February 5, 2014

Enchanting ‘Wizard Of Oz’ By Memphis Ballet Presented By Dance St. Louis, by Christopher Reilly, Alive Magazine, January 27, 2014

Ballet Memphis triumphs with magical version of classic 'Wizard of Oz', by Calvin Wilson, St. Louis Post Dispatch, January 26, 2014

The Nutcracker, by Keith Dorwich, British Theatre Guide, December 15, 2014

Sometimes a Great Tribute Has Nothing to Do With the Subject ‘The River Project,’ by Ballet Memphis, by Alastair Macaulay, The New York Times, October 30, 2012 

A River Runs (Vaguely) Through It, by Christopher Blank. The Commercial Appeal, October 25, 2012. 

Ballet Memphis revels in refinement in Cleveland debut, by Donald Rosenberg, The Plain Dealer, March 11, 2012.

Ballet Memphis' Southern roots nurture a distinct style of creative storytelling, by Donald Rosenberg, The Plain Dealer, March 9, 2012

Ballet Memphis show celebrates togetherness, by Greg Stepanich, Palm Beach Arts Paper, January 21, 2012.

Does Houston's art scene give women their rightful due? Let's ask Barbie, by Nancy Wonzy, Culture Map Houston, March 3, 2011.

Are Women Less Valued as Leaders in Dance? by Dorothy Gunther Pugh for

The Memphis Beat. By Christopher Blank, Dance Magazine, January 2011.

Ballet Memphis Dances Into National Headlines. By Tom Jones, Smart City, June 19, 2010.

Ballet Memphis: Nurturing Community Through Art. By Jennifer Edwards, The Huffington Post, July 30, 2010.

Southern dancers step up at Kennedy Center's 'Ballet Across America'. By Sarah Kaufman, The Washington Post, June 19, 2010.

From Memphis to Arizona to Seattle, Navigating Dreams and Blues. By Alastair Macaulay, The New York Times, June 18, 2010

Ballet Memphis performs 'In Dreams' at Ballet Across America II. By Carmel Morgan, Ballet Dance Magazine, June 17, 2010.

Kennedy Center's Ballet Across America program hosts troupes from across the country. By Lisa Traiger. Washington Post, June 11, 2010.