Wizard of Oz casting announced for upcoming Orpheum performances
Sunday, Mar 19, 2017
Our leading lady, Dorothy, will be danced by Anwen David and Julie Marie Niekrasz. Julie previously danced the role of Glinda, and this will be Anwen's first Wizard of Oz with Ballet Mem...
'Step Up' review of 'Next Steps' by Jon Sparks for GoMemphis
Thursday, Oct 20, 2016
Step it up
There is plenty of worthy entertainment going on this weekend, but I’m giving a top recommendation to Ballet Memphis ’ “Next Steps,” ...
Ballet Memphis takes 'Next Steps' by Jon Sparks for Go Memphis
Friday, Oct 14, 2016
Next up for Ballet Memphis is “Next Steps,” three original works that look to the past and future of dance viewed through changing contexts.
The evolving art fo...
Notes from the Artistic Director on the premiere of 'Next Steps'
Wednesday, Oct 5, 2016
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 ...
Leaping into 30, a review by Jon Sparks for The Commercial Appeal
Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016
Leaping into 30
Ballet Memphis opened its 30th season Saturday with a performance under the stars at the Live Garden at the Memphis Botanic Garden.
This is the third year the company has star...