You can help support Kingsport Ballet in two ways:
Make a one-time or recurring donation through Paypal
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.
Individual Season Sponsors
GOLD SPONSORS: Betsy Boyd (Berezova), Joshua and Erin Reid, Karen Ellison (Berezova), Tom Thomas and Cheryl Stanski, Tony and Gail Cole SILVER SPONSORS: Carol Dixon, Clarissa Tatum/Reynolds Corporation, Lenita Thibault, Linda D. Buckles, Scott and Bonnie Macdonald, Kathy Richards, CPA (in-kind), Roy and Liza Harmon (in-kind), Ryan and Amanda Bowman, Stewart and Sheila Taylor BRONZE SPONSORS: Anonymous, Jamie and Jeremy Dziczkowski, Agnese and Roger Goin (Berezova), Adriana Dew and Jake Plunkett, Carroll Reid, Kathy and Michael Richards, Mayor Patrick and Mrs. Mary Shull, Phil and Mary Ruth Richards (Berezova), Jose and Alma Velasco/George and Kim DeCroes (Berezova), Sandee and Jack Woolley, Will and Jessica Barrett
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