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New Ballet

Empowering the next generation of artists

Our Mission

New Ballet Ensemble & School brings children and youth together by providing a professional standard of training, regardless of the ability to pay.

400+
Dance students served weekly
13K+
Memphis Shelby County Schools students reached annually
100%
Of New Ballet students have progressed to college or career since 2003
“You teach kids more than just skills in the arts and humanities—you light a fire in them; you help them grow emotionally and socially.”

– First Lady Michelle Obama, 2014

Highlights

Alumni Spotlight: Sheopatra Streeter-Renovales, aka Sheopatra Jones

Since New Ballet’s founding in 2002, our studios have been home to phenomenal artists. Dancers who have studied at New Ballet Ensemble & School have gone on to wonderful careers […]

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Setting the stage for fall classes

New Ballet’s 2022 fall semester kicked off in August as we welcomed new and returning students! Many 2022 summer campers enrolled into year-round classes, bringing along their desire to expand […]

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