Member Ticket Pre-Sale Starts Feb. 4th

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Peter & the Wolf • March 11th                                     Aladdin • April 10th

Tickets for SMB’S upcoming performances of Peter & the Wolf and Aladdin go on sale for SMB members beginning February 4th.

This pre-sale event is exclusively for SMB members and ends February 9th. Members must call the SMB office at 318.221.8500 to take advantage of this pre-sale event and any member ticket benefits.

Click here to learn more about SMB member benefits and to find out how you can support SMB by becoming a member.

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AUDITION NOTICE: Aladdin Minor Cast

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Click Here to Register for Aladdin Auditions

Minor cast auditions for Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet’s upcoming performance of Aladdin will be held Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Shreveport Dance Academy.

You must register online by clicking the link above to reserve an audition slot. Audition times are listed in the online registration form.

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Purchase Tickets to The Nutcracker Now!

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Don’t miss the must-see performance of the holiday season as Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet and the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra bring The Nutcracker to life at Shreveport’s Riverview Theater, Saturday, December 12th at 7:30pm and Sunday, December 13th at 3:00pm.

Special Nutcracker events for the 2015 production include the Sugar Plum Fairy Tea presented by Strawn’s Eat Shop, Sunday, December 13th at 1:30 pm. Tickets for the Sugar Plum Fairy Tea include a character meet and greet from 1:00 to 1:30pm and a complimentary photograph with a “Nutcracker” character. Make a day of the ballet by purchasing tickets for the Sugar Plum Fairy Tea and the Sunday matinee performance of The Nutcracker.

Performance tickets range from $15 through $40. Tickets for the tea are $15 or $100 for a reserved table for 8.

Tickets can also be purchased at the box office at Riverview Theater on Thursday, Dec. 9th and Friday Dec. 10th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, and one hour prior to the performances.

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Ballet After Dark Wine Tasting

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Ballet After Dark
Sponsored by COOK YANCEY
Thursday, November 12th, 2015
6:00-9:00 PM

Ballet After Dark will be held at the Wine Country Bistro in the Pierremont MallGuests will enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres, wine tasting, and fabulous prices on your favorite bottles! All proceeds from ticket sales and wine orders benefit the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet.

Tickets are $40 per person ($25 without wine) and are available NOW through the SMB website or by calling SMB at 318-221-8500. Please call by November 9th for reservations.

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Think you can Fall For Dance! ?

SMB kicks off its 42nd season with an exciting addition to our Fall For Dance! showcase…a new competition for individual dancers!  Dancers ages 10 and above are invited to compete, regardless of whether their studios are performing in the showcase.  Fall For Dance will be Saturday, September 12 at the Riverview Theater in downtown Shreveport.  Join us for an amazing evening of dance competition and celebration!

Interested in competing?  Here are the rules and registration form.

Does your group want to perform in the showcase?  Just fill out this application form.

All forms are due by July 31, 2015.  Email us at, or call (318)221-8500 for more information.

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Final bow of SMB’s 2014-2015 season

As Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet (SMB) closes out its 41st season, we would like to pause and congratulate our dancers on another amazing year. The dancers are the reason SMB was founded in 1973 and they’ve continued to be the heartbeat of the organization ever since.

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Give For Good, May 5th!!!

Tomorrow, May 5th, is Give For Good! A 24-hour on-line giving challenge led by The Community Foundation of North Louisiana to raise unrestricted dollars for the non-profits in our community! It is a day of giving to celebrate the nonprofits in our community and a chance to raise thousands of dollars to make our community even better

Please join the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet (SMB) in experiencing how even small amounts can make a BIG impact. During Give for Good on Tuesday, May 5th, please support Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet, our scholarship & education outreach programs, and the seed funding for an Artist-in-Residence.

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