Summer Dance 2022

DANCE CAMPS AND CLASSES FOR ALL AGES AND SKILL LEVELS

Dance with Ballet Memphis this summer! Explore ballet for the first time or continue working on your technique. Learn directly from dance professionals who are mindful of teaching to the skill level of the student.

Camps do not require previous dance experience. Just come ready to have fun!

Build-A-Ballet Camps

  • Ages 3-12

Come experience a magical week exploring ballet, storytelling, costumes and more! In these Build-A-Ballet camps children will move, create, and collaborate to make a ballet performance together.


Build-A-Ballet Camp: Carnival of the Animals

  • Ages 3-5.

  • $195

June 6-10, 2022

*Students must be 3 years old by May 1, 2022 and potty trained.

Build-A-Ballet Camp: Carnival of the Animals Schedule

Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm Ballet Memphis Dream Studio

Build-A-Ballet Camp: Midsummer Night's Dream

  • Ages 9-12

  • $195

June 27-July 1, 2022

Build-A-Ballet Camp: Midsummer Night's Dream Schedule

Monday-Friday 1:00pm-4:00pm Ballet Memphis Dream Studio

Build-A-Ballet Camp: Alice in Wonderland

  • Ages 6-10

  • $195

July 25-29, 2022

Build-A-Ballet Camp: Alice in Wonderland Schedule

Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm Ballet Memphis Dream Studio

Princess & Prince Camps

  • Ages 3-10

Explore the life of adventure as Princesses and Princes step into the world of imagination. These week-long camps inspire creative movement and teamwork building up to a final recital.


Princess & Prince Camp

  • Ages 6-10

  • $195

August 1-5, 2022

Princess & Prince Camp Schedule

Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm Ballet Memphis Dream Studio

Princess & Prince Camp

  • Ages 3-5

  • $195

August 8-12, 2022

*Must be 3 years old as of May 1, 2022 and potty trained.

Princess & Prince Camp Schedule

Monday-Friday 9am-12:00pm Ballet Memphis Dream Studio

Summer Beginner Ballet

  • Ages 8-13

  • $240

June 7 - July 26

For dancers wishing to start their ballet training this summer, join us for this Beginner Ballet course where new students will explore the foundations of ballet technique and form! Meets Tuesdays.

Summer Beginner Ballet Schedule

Tuesdays 5:30-6:45pm Ballet Memphis

Summer Intensives

For students outside of Ballet Memphis, please call Jenna Lester for placement information at 901-214-2404.


June Beyond Technique - Advanced

  • Ballet 7-8

  • $1550 tuition

June 6th – June 24th

A one-of-a-kind immersion program, this unique experience is not only modeled on the daily life of our professional company artists, but allows students to work closely with a select group of them to help develop a more complete dancer. Students will foster their creativity, understand how best to work with their bodies, participate in small-group mentoring, learn the technical aspects of dancing in a theater—and become a better dancer! Participation on all days is mandatory. Final public performance on June 24th.

June Beyond Technique - Advanced Schedule

Monday-Friday 9:30am - 5:00pm Ballet Memphis

July Beyond Technique - Intermediate

  • Ballet 5-8

  • $600 tuition; $100 deposit due by May 1st

July 11th – July 22nd

A two-week intensive that will develop the student’s skills in learning choreography, perfecting the details, and performing. Dancers will take daily class and then dive into workshops and rehearsals to learn choreography and develop creativity. The session will culminate in a final in-studio performance on July 22nd.

July Beyond Technique - Intermediate Schedule

Monday-Friday 1:00pm-5:30pm Ballet Memphis

Foundations of Technique

  • Ballet 4

  • $500 tuition

July 11th - July 22nd

This two-week intensive continues what Ballet 4 level students have learned and builds on the basic principles to stay sharp over the summer. It meets six times (M, T, Th) over the course of two weeks to provide instruction, and allows for schedule flexibility without a daily time commitment. Sessions will consist of a comprehensive ballet class followed by contemporary movement or conditioning.

Foundations of Technique Schedule

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9:30am-12:00pm Ballet Memphis