Category: Ballet School

Junior Company members become storytellers "Boundless: Wonder"

Ballet Memphis Junior Company regularly performs story ballets, and it has long provided student dancers with the opportunity to explore the creation of dances by presenting student-made works of choreography. But this weekend will be the first-ever fusion of the two when we perform Boundless: Wonder at the Ballet Memphis Studios. Throughout the last year and a half, Ballet Memphis School’s most advanced level dancers have been studying the art of making dances in weekly choreography workshop... Read More
Posted by Susan Moskop at Wednesday, March 19, 2014 | 0 comments
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Spotlight: Julie Niekrasz

Today is Ballet Memphis dancer Julie Niekrasz's birthday, so what better way to celebrate than do a spotlight on her! Julie's had a full summer so far. She’s been teaching Pilates and creative movement at Shelby Farms Nature Camp , living out one of Ballet Memphis’s visions of helping kids instill healthy habits early on. She’s also teaching in the Pilates Centre as well as in at the Ballet Memphis School summer intensive , where she has a group of students who’ve just started on pointe.... Read More
Posted by Joan Biddle at Wednesday, June 19, 2013 | 0 comments
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Summer's Here: Classes, Pilates, and More

Here in the south it's summer, and the studios are stirring with Summer Intensive Workshops for the Ballet Memphis School. Check out all of our summer class options here.   And over at our Pilates Centre , be sure to stop by for the first ever equipment sampler workshop THIS WEDNESDAY June 12, from 2 to 4 pm, where you can come in and try out the different equipment and see demos. The Pilates Centre features weekly classes including Active Aging, Pilates for Men and Core Barre. It's... Read More
Posted by Joan Biddle at Monday, June 10, 2013 | 0 comments
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