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Notes from the Artistic Director on the premiere of 'Next Steps'

Dear friends,  Our fall show of three original new works was conceived by Steven McMahon as an exploration of our moving forward, which our new building exemplifies. We are the apex of dance for Memphis, and have a national reputation for our long-held commitment to making our company as diverse as our community and as multicultural as our democracy. We also are known for continually exploring where our art form can change, can be welcoming, and can express various points of celebration... Read More
Posted by Ballet Memphis at Wednesday, October 5, 2016 | 0 comments
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Ballet Memphis to premiere 'Next Steps' at Playhouse on the Square

For immediate release. BALLET MEMPHIS to premiere ‘Next Steps’ Mixed repertory of three original works opens at Playhouse on the Square, October 15, 2016 MEMPHIS, TENN. (September 27, 2016) – – – Ballet Memphis presents three original works in its 30 th Anniversary season mainstage opener, Next Steps at Playhouse on the Square. The show will run October 15-23, 2016 for seven performances.   Created and curated by... Read More
Posted by Ballet Memphis at Tuesday, October 4, 2016 | 0 comments
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Youth Ballet Memphis member to be featured in new book supporting our National Parks

Sydney Hall, Ballet 7 and Youth Ballet Memphis member, has been selected to appear in an upcoming book entitled Dance Across the USA by photographer Jonathan Givens. Hall is featured at Cumberland Falls National Park in Kentucky. Givens is traveling to all 50 states to raise awareness and funds for our National Parks.  From the artist's website:  http://www.danceatusa.com/about/ DANCE ACROSS THE U.S.A. The idea behind this project is to showcase the variety and beauty of... Read More
Posted by Ballet Memphis at Saturday, October 1, 2016 | 0 comments
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