Performances and Notifications

View information about all upcoming performances below!

Family Night

May 11, 2016 6:00pm

FREE. Children from the New Ballet School and student ensemble perform for parents. Pack a picnic. Invite friends and family for this casual and celebratory event at the Levitt Shell or the Overton Park Greensward. Final site will be announced in advance. We await announcements about the timeline for completion on the exciting new renovations at the Shell!


June 6, 2016

This FREE dance intensive culminates in performance on Father's Day, June 19th at the Levitt Shell, 7pm!

Anansi and the Sky God

June 19, 7pm

Commissioned by the National Endowment for the Arts Challenge America grant, NBE's "Anansi and the Sky God" premiered at the Levitt Shell in 2013. This theatrical dancework incorporates multiple genres from hip hop and ballet to modern dance and Flamenco.  Anansi sets out win the stories for his people back from the Sky God who orders him to catch a "live stinging hornet", a python and a ...

Summer intensives and programs for all ages

June 6, 2016

Summer Intensives for ages 12-18 are taught by reknowned master teachers and culminate in a performance at the Levitt Shell on June 19. CityDance, a free summer intensive, brings children together in a professional standard of training regardless of the ability to pay. All intensive dancers are featured in the Levitt Shell performance.