Performances and Workshops

Nut ReMix featuring Lil Buck – Tickets now on sale!!

The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts – Nov. 17 (7 pm), Nov. 18 (5:30 pm), Nov. 19 (2:30 pm)

NBE’s creative reinvention of ballet classic The Nutcracker is a holiday tradition for thousands of Mid-Southerners who love the wide world of dance and music in the show – from classical ballet to hip-hop, flamenco to traditional African dance, and more. The 15th annual production returns to the beautiful Cannon Center with the Memphis Symphony Orchestra playing selections from ...

Springloaded / Petrushka ReMix

GPAC – April 27 (7 pm), April 28 (5:30 pm), April 29 (2:30 pm)

New Ballet premieres a brand new addition to its portfolio of remixed dance classics with Petrushka ReMix, a reinvention of the 20th century ballet composed by Igor Stravinsky, with the story shifted from St. Petersburg to Memphis. Petrushka is a puppet in a carnival show, a trickster caught in a love triangle with a beautiful ballerina and a jealous Moor. Their slapstick story is condensed to a ...