Summer at New Ballet - Early Childhood to Pre-Professional Intensives

Registration

TWO STEP REGISTRATION PROCESS:

1) REGISTRATION FORM must be completed prior to payment for camp or summer class

Click here to register for summer camps today.

2) Make PAYMENT for camp or class online or in person at 2157 York Avenue, Memphis, 38104

To obtain a registration form or make a payment contact us at kathy [at] newballet [dot] org or 901-726-9225.

NBE Summer Camps

Dance, Create and Perform this summer at New Ballet Ensemble!

Studio opens: 8:30am

Studio closes: 5:30pm

 

*BEFORE Care (12pm-1pm): Peace Love and Hip Hop, Spanish and Culture, and Versatile Camp

*AFTER Care (11am-12pm): Peter and the Wolf

        *For additional information, contact us at kathy [at] newballet [dot] org or 901-726-9225.

City Dance

Auditions: Will be held at New Ballet on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 2 PM open to all rising 6th, 7th, and 8th graders and those middle school students interested in joining NBE in the Fall of 2017.

June 5-16 | 12:30-4:00p  (Free Tuition)
End-of-the-Program Performance: TBD

Classes in Contemporary with guest artist Eriko Iisako and traditional West African dance with John and Candy'ce Washington. Students will perform, for friends and family, in the studio during the final 30 minutes of their last class.

Thanks to the Tennessee Arts Commission for sponsoring this event through Arts Education Community Learning!

Peace, Love, and Hip Hop Camp

The popular Peace, Love and Hip Hop camp returns for another year at New Ballet Ensemble. Children will be introduced to both modern and hip-hop dance along with technique and choreography. This camp will include daily craft time where students will make peace and love inspired crafts to enjoy all summer long!

Students will perform, for friends and family, in the studio during the final 30 minutes of their last class. Snacks and craft materials are provided. No prior dance or art experience is necessary.

Ages 6-9 year olds

July 10-14 | 9am-12pm

 

Ages 10-13 year olds

July 10-14 | 1pm-4pm


Cost: $160

*Before care available from 11am-12pm. Contact the office for more information.

"Peter and the Wolf" Camp

Our most popular early childhood experience! Children delight in bringing life to characters from the famous Symphony piece, Peter and the Wolf!

Children learn dances for not only the main characters of Peter and the Wolf but also the bird, duck and cat. Every student creates their own props and costumes for each character during daily craft time.

Family & friends performance on the last day of class at 11:00am!

Ages 3-5 year olds

June 26-June 30 | 9am-11am

July 24-July 28 | 9am-11am

*Aftercare available from 11am-12pm. Contact the office for more information.


Cost: $125 

Sleeping Beauty Camp

Explore the classic story ballet Sleeping Beauty this summer. This is a great camp for students who want to continue studying ballet during the summer. Each day will start with a ballet class followed by theme activities and crafts that will help the students to learn more about the composer, choreography and all elements of this classic ballet.

Students will perform, for friends and family, in the studio during the final 30 minutes of their last class. Snacks and craft materials are provided.

Ages 6-9 year olds

July 17-21 (9am-12pm)


Cost: $160

Spanish Culture Camp

New Ballet Ensemble and School's Flamenco teacher, performer, and Barcelona native, Noelia Garcia Carmona brings the culture of Spain to life through language, dance, castanets, cooking, singing, and more.

Students will perform, for friends and family, in the studio during the final 30 minutes of their last class. Snacks and craft materials are provided.

Ages 8-12 year olds

July 17-July 21 (1pm-5pm)


Cost: $180

*Before care available from 11am-12pm. Contact the office for more information.

Versatile Summer Dance (Ages 6-10)

New Ballet Ensemble is known for our diverse offerings in dance. The versatile camp exposes students to modern dance, musical theatre and cultural dances. Each style of dance is enhanced by daily craft activities and opportunities to watch NBE performances during snack break time.

Students will perform, for friends and family, in the studio during the final 30 minutes of their last class. Snacks and craft materials are provided.

Ages 6-8 year olds

June 26 - June 30 | 1PM-5PM

Ages 9-11 year olds                                                                                                                                                              

June 26 - June 30| 1PM-5PM

Cost: $180

*Before care available from 11am-12pm. Contact the office for more information.

Summer Intensives

New Ballet Ensemble and School offers full day intensives by audition for students ages 10-18.

If you are interested in registering a student for the summer intensive, who is not currently enrolled at NBE, please contact us at kathy [at] newballet [dot] org or 901.726.9225 to schedule an audition and discuss payment.                                                                        

Level 4  | ages 10-13, not on pointe

June 19-23 | M-F

9:00am - 4:00pm

Students will take classes in Ballet and Modern technique, study NBE repertoire, learn choreography, and explore improvisation technologies. 

Level 5 | ages 12-15, minimum 4 yrs. dance experience, with a minimum of one semester beginning pointe
June 5-16 | M-F
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Students will take classes in Ballet, Modern, and pointe technique. They'll also learn contemporary dance with guest artist Eriko Iisako and traditional West African dance with John and Candy'ce Washington.

Level 6/7 | ages 14-18, minimum 6 yrs. dance experience, with three years on pointe required
June 5-23 | M-F
9:00 am-4:00pm

Students will take classes in Ballet and pointe, Graham, Forsythe, Jazz, and other modern techniques from guest artists Lisa Ballo, Kim Jones, Elizabeth Corbett, Wayne Smith, and General Hambrick. Students will also learn choreography and variations from repertoire and participate in composition classes.