"Dancing into the Future"

Bringing Superior Dance Performances to the Shreveport - Bossier City Metropolitan Area

An Artistic Experience

Since 1973, the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet has enhanced the cultural life of the Shreveport/Bossier City community. Under the guidance of Artistic Drector Marion Mills, the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet has provided dance opportunities and training for local dancers. The semi-professional dance company brings a full season of performances each year to the region. Past performances include Cinderella, Coppelia, The Nutcracker, and Giselle, as well as original works choreographed by regional artist. Also performing at the Red River Revel and the Louisiana State Fair.

An Educational Experience

Each year, the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet provides dance demonstrations and performances in Caddo and Bossier schools to many children who may not have the opportunity to experience a live ballet performances. Performing in Caddo and Bossier schools to many children who may not have the opportunity to experience a live ballet. Third grade students in the Caddo and Bossier school systems are invited each year to a free performance of The Nutcracker. Other community outreach performances include lecture demonstrations and performances in schools, and other public performances at local events.


A Cultural Experience

As the only semi-professional dance company in Northwest Louisiana, the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet has educated and entertained the community in the art of ballet in a variety of venues. The mission of this organization is to enhance the cultural life of the community while providing the opportunity for dancers of all ages to perform in high quality productions.

A Community Experience

You can help to support this vital community service by becoming a supporter of the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet. Your support will enable us to continue to bring professional quality performances to our area. Your tax-deductible donation will help cover the costs of our productions (professional guest artists, theatre rentals, musicians, costumes, and publicity, etc.)

"Ballet Under The Stars" September 7, 2002 7:30 Shreveport Riverfront

"Nutcracker" December 14, 2002 8:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. Shreveport Civic Theatre

"Snow White" April 6, 2003 8:00 p.m. Shreveport Civic Theatre

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509 Marshall, Suite 1015
Shreveport, La. 71101

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