Classes

Ballet Memphis welcomes all students who wish to experience the joy of movement and self-expression through dance. All classes are taught in a supportive, nurturing and creative environment inside the architecturally award-winning professional studios of Ballet Memphis.

Please refer to our School Policies for information on each level's required attire.


2016-2017 Class Schedule

 

Discover Dance (ages 3-5, as of August 15, 2016)

Develop rhythm, motion, coordination and self-expression.
  • Discover Dance 3  / $308 semester or $77 month
    Wed 5:00–5:30 pm or Sat 9:00–9:30 am
  • Discover Dance 4 /  $308 semester/$77 month
    Wed 5:30–6:00 pm or Sat 9:30–10:00am
  • Discover Dance 5 / $360 semester or $90 month
    Thurs 5:00–5:45 pm or Sat 10:00–10:45 am
 

 

Discover Ballet (ages 6-9)

Continue to develop movement skills and introduce the steps, positions, music and stories of classical ballet.
  • BALLET 1  / $396 semester or $99 month
    Tues 5:15–6:15 pm or Sat 10:45–11:45 am
  • BALLET 2 / $396 semester or $99 month
    Wed 6:00–7:00 pm or Sat 11:45 am–12:45 pm
 

Discover Ballet for the Younger and Older Beginner (ages 8-15)

Introduces older students who have little or no formal ballet training to the world of ballet.
 
  • BALLET FOR YOUNGER BEGINNERS (ages 8–10)  /  $396 semester or $99 month
    Monday 5:00–6:00 pm 

  • BALLET FOR OLDER BEGINNERS (ages 11–15) / $396 semester or $99 month
    Tues 6:30–7:45 pm 
 

Ballet 3 & 4

Introduces more complicated movements and combines them into sequences.
  • BALLET 3 / $608 semester or $152 month
    Mon 5:00–6:00 pm and Sat 9:00–10:00 am
  • BALLET 4 / $608 semester or $152 month -- CLOSED
    Mon 6:00–7:00 pm and Sat 10:00–11:00 am 
 

Ballet 5 & 6

Work on strength and flexibility; students practice on demi-pointe in preparation for learning the first pirouettes.
  • BALLET 5  / $840 semester or $210 month
    Tues 6:30–7:45 pm, Thurs 5:00–6:15 pm, and Sat 12:00–1:15 pm 
  • BALLET 6 / $924 semester or $231 month
    Mon 5:00–6:30 pm, Tues 5:00–6:30 pm, Thurs 6:15–7:45 pm, and Thurs 7:45–8:30 pm (Pointe)
 

Ballet 7 & 8

Combine steps into longer and more intricate patterns; other classes supplement learning.
  • BALLET 7  /  $1024 semester or $256 month
    Mon 6:30–8:00 pm, Mon 8:00–8:45 pm (Pointe), Tues 5:00–6:30 pm, Wed 5:00–6:30 pm, Sat 9:00–10:30 am and Sat 11:00 am–12:15 pm (Modern) 
  • BALLET 8  /  $1120 semester or $280 month
    Tues 6:30–8:00 pm, Tues 8:00–8:45 pm (Pointe), Wed 5:00–6:30 pm, Thurs 5:00–6:30 pm, Thurs 6:30–7:30 pm (Workshop), Sat 10:30 am–12:00 pm and Sat 12:15–1:45 pm (Modern)
 

Ballet for Adults

—refines technique, from beginner to advanced, and sculpts and tones their bodies. $20 per class.
BEGINNING ADULT BALLET
 • Thurs 5:45–7:15 pm 
INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED ADULT BALLET
 • Mon 6:00–7:30 pm