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Amelia Thompson comes home to Memphis arts scene with new role at Ballet Memphis

KIM AND JIM COLEMAN | WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017 | HighGround News A graduate of White Station High, Amelia Thompson was like many young people looking to leave home and forge a path for herself. That path has brought her back to Memphis and her new role as development associate for Ballet Memphis. After graduating from the University of Notre Dame, she left South Bend, Ind. and landed a job in fundraising development at St. Albans School, an all-boys preparatory school in the... Read More
Posted by Ballet Memphis at Thursday, May 18, 2017 | 0 comments
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Thompson Securing Funds For Ballet Memphis’ Future

Memphis Newsmakers   By Kate Simone for The daily news Amelia Thompson  has joined Ballet Memphis as development associate. In her new role, she works on the administrative side of the organization to generate and secure funding for Ballet Memphis’ daily annual operating budget as well as its capital campaigns. Hometown:  Memphis Experience:  I am a loyal and active Notre Dame alumna who served as communications director for the Black Alumni Board of... Read More
Posted by Ballet Memphis at Tuesday, May 2, 2017 | 0 comments
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Ballet Memphis Partners With MJCC to Open Dance School

  Ballet Memphis is planning to open a second Ballet Memphis School location this summer. The organization has formalized an agreement with the Memphis Jewish Community Center, located at  6560 Poplar Ave . in East Memphis, to operate the school in the MJCC space currently staffed by the Markell School of Dance. The location will be known as Ballet Memphis School at the MJCC Markell Dance Center, and classes will start there in August. Ballet Memphis currently operates its... Read More
Posted by Ballet Memphis at Sunday, April 30, 2017 | 0 comments
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