Who We Are...

We are here to enrich our community through classical ballet.

Mission Statement

Ballet Arts develops and inspires youth by providing access to the art of classical ballet.

VISION Statement

Ballet Arts exists to provide the youth of West Tennessee with an opportunity to develop character, life skills, integrity, and independence through the study of and participation in classical ballet.  We strive to enrich the cultural life of the community through outstanding performances and outreach programs.  Ballet Arts seeks to cultivate a learning environment based on tolerance and trust and one that values diversity among its students, faculty, staff, volunteers, and patrons.

Artistic Leadership

Caroline Meinert

Artistic Director

Ballet Arts Board

Gary Moore


Kim Brown Turner

Kim Turner

Vice President

Ontoni Reedy


Scott Heit


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Sponsor Ballet Arts!

Ballet Arts, Inc. depends greatly upon the generosity of the community not only through attending our performances, but also through sponsorships and donations. Please help fund Ballet Arts’ performances in West Tennessee! Your dollars bring the joy of dance to thousands of adults and children each year including: two productions, performances for local school children, and other community outreach opportunities.

Whether your support is financial, in kind, or by volunteering your time, there are numerous ways to support Ballet Arts, Inc. We would be more than happy to assist you or answer any questions that you may have about a contribution to our company.  

Ballet Arts, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)3 agency and is also listed in IRS publication 78. Your contribution is tax-deductible!  To make a donation, you may mail a check to: Ballet Arts Inc of Jackson PO BOX 3751 Jackson TN 38303