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Kingsport Ballet is funded for General Operations by the Tennessee Arts Commission and the General Assembly, under an agreement with the National Endowment for the Arts. Outreach programs are funded by the City of Kingsport. Kingsport Ballet activities are supported in part by federal award number SLFRP5534 awarded to the State of Tennessee by the U.S. Department of Treasury.
Gold Exclusive Sponsors
Silver Season Sponsors
Bronze Performance Sponsors
Individual Season Sponsors and Berezova Scholarship Sponsors
Kathy Richards, CPA and Michael Richards • Scott and Bonnie Macdonald • Dr Lenita Thibault • Stewart and Sheila Taylor • Elizabeth Boyd • Phil and Mary Ruth Richards • Dr. and Mrs. Jose Velasco • Roger and Agnese Goin • Carol Dixon • Clarissa Tatum (and the Reynolds Corporation) • Jack and Sandee Woolley • Tony and Gail Cole • Karen Ellison • Senator Jon Lundberg • Rep. Bud Hulsey • Kim and George DeCroes • Dennis and Bobbie Phillips • Roy and Liza Harmon (In Memory of Aunt Ruth Von Bramer) • Tim and Christina Morgan • Will and Jessica Barrett • Joshua and Erin Reid • Linda D. Buckles • Teresa Richards • Patrick and Mary Shull • Erika Garrahan • Jake Plunkett and Adriana Dew • Stephanie Velasco and Sean Maginnis
To be recognized as a leading provider of classical ballet instruction and presenter of professional quality productions in East Tennessee and the Southeastern United States
Kingsport Ballet is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote and foster professional quality dance through education, performance, outreach, advocacy and partnerships.
Who We Serve
Kingsport Ballet is located in East Tennessee and serves families and students within the region. Our students come from all economic backgrounds and we offer scholarships to those who need it through our DANCECO program. Patrons to our ballet performances come from all over the Southeastern United States. We partner with arts organizations throughout Tennessee.
Our Programs and Services
Kingsport Ballet accomplishes its mission in five ways:
Provides professional instruction in Ballet and other dance and movement classes
Advocates at local, state and federal levels
Partners with City of Kingsport and large regional employers
Professionally stages full-length ballets and other dance performances
Provides year-round outreach education to at-risk youth in our region