GPAC connects children, teachers and schools across the Mid-South to the performing arts through exciting weekday performances in music, dance and theater.
Madonna Learning Center presents "A Christmas Gift"
Come along with the students and trainees of Madonna Learning Center as they take you on a Magical Christmas Journey. The heart of their town has grown empty and people have forgotten the real reason for the season. See how the students of Madonna transform the broken heart of the town with the help from some very special butterflies. Through their acts of kindness, the students share their Love, Light, and Laughter in a way that will leave your heart smiling throughout the holiday season!
Date: Tuesday, December 12 at 10am
Tickets: $5 per student, 1 FREE chaperone tickets per 10 kids
New Ballet Ensemble presents "Springloaded: Petrushka Remix"
Memphis’s own New Ballet Ensemble is nationally known for their unique hybrid dance creations, stirring up classical ballet, contemporary dance, tap, hip-hop, flamenco and Memphis Jookin’ into captivating theatrical productions that delight all ages. This year’s Springloaded production features Petrushka Remix, a reinvention of the ballet classic set on Beale Street, along with exciting new pieces in a variety of styles. Reviewing a performance at the Kennedy Center, the Washington Post’s Robert Battey wrote “the dancers shimmied, levitated and jolted their way through eye-popping solos and ensemble work, bringing a cheering crowd to its feet.”
Date: Friday, April 27, Time TBA
Tickets: $6 per student, Chaperones Free
GPAC student performances are specifically designed to engage students on a deeper level by exposing them to high quality performing arts, complementing school curriculum and expanding cultural awareness. These performances, offered at a special reduced rate, are held throughout the year and typically last 1 hour.
$6 per ticket two weeks prior. Teachers receive 1 FREE chaperone ticket per 10 students.
Payment must be received 2 weeks prior to the show date in order to keep your reservations.