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  Official Beverage Sponsor of Friends of Nashville Ballet

Official Beverage Sponsor of Friends of Nashville Ballet

Friends of Nashville Ballet is a dynamic group of professionals and community volunteers who share a passion for dance and are committed to furthering the mission of Nashville Ballet.

Friends of Nashville Ballet provides its members the unique opportunity to engage more deeply with the art of dance and Nashville Ballet through a diverse schedule of social events and performance related programming. As a member of Friends you become part of an active group of supporters who are passionate about Nashville Ballet and who collectively form an energetic voice about the thriving Nashville arts scene. Friends of Nashville Ballet helps inspire thousands through the art of dance.

Your $75 membership to Friends of Nashville Ballet, provides access to great events and other engaging programming. Friends of Nashville Ballet enjoy 12 months of benefits including:

  • Unique volunteer and social opportunities with behind-the-scenes access to Nashville Ballet dancers and performances
  • Invitation to a private “Pointe of View” lecture with Nashville Ballet artistic staff
  • Invitation to a private pre-performance cocktail reception
  • Invitation and complimentary admission to the Friends Season Kick-Off Celebration
  • Discounted tickets to Friends’ signature spring fundraising event
  • Invitations to meet-ups at The Martin Center for Nashville Ballet and select local venues with Friends and other young professional groups
  • Access to designated Friends group seating and ticket discount to season performances
  • One (1) complimentary drink ticket valid at Nashville Ballet performances held at TPAC
  • One (1) complimentary Community Division class at School of Nashville Ballet

Friends of Nashville Ballet members may also make additional contributions to Nashville Ballet's Annual Fund and receive further benefits.

NEW! Dual Memberships: Have a friend that should be in Friends? Purchase a dual membership! At a discounted rate of $125, you and any friend you choose can enjoy member benefits together.

Your contribution is deductible for federal income tax purposes to the extent allowed by current law.

2017-2018 SCHEDULE OF Events

Beer and Ballet
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
5-7 p.m.
Fat Bottom Brewing Company
800 44th Ave North
Nashville, TN 37209

Friends of Nashville Ballet Season Kick-off
Thursday, September 7, 2017
5-7 p.m.
Toast to the upcoming season with Friends and Company Dancers
The Martin Center for Nashville Ballet
3630 Redmon Street
Nashville, TN 37209

Pointe of View Lecture
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
5 - 7 p.m.
Ballet is demystified in this behind-the-scenes look
Nashville Ballet
3630 Redmon Street
Nashville, TN 37209

Lizzie Borden with The Raven Pre-Show Reception
Thursday, October 26, 2017
5:30-7 p.m.
Sea Salt
209 3rd Ave N
Nashville, TN 37201

Beer and Ballet
Thursday, November 9, 2017
6 – 8 p.m.
Kendra Scott
4025 Hillsboro Pike #505
Nashville, TN 37215

First Call
Friday, February 9
5-7 p.m.
Friends’ signature fundraising event is a fun, social engagement prior to the Saturday performance of Attitude
Headlines at Hotel Indigo
301 Union Street
Nashville, TN 37201

Ballet Ball 2018 Late Party
Saturday, March 3, 2018
8 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Schermerhorn Symphony Center
1 Symphony Place
Nashville, TN 37201

Complimentary barre3 class!
Saturday, May 19
2 p.m.
Come take a complimentary class at barre3 from 2-3 p.m. and stay for snacks and champagne with Friends!
Space is limited! To reserve your place in class, please email 
barre3 at Paddock Place
73 White Bridge Road
Nashville, Tennessee 37205