Thursday, November 17, 2016
Under Construction: An Early Peek at Ballet Memphis' Midtown Dance Palace
By Chris Davis
on Thu, Nov 17, 2016 at 12:06 PM
Architect Todd Walker took media on a tour of the 38,000 square foot, $21-million project, which will soon house five studios, including a large glass-walled studio with limited, retractible seating, and a similarly transparent costume shop, visible from the street.
Here's a peek at what's there.
Ballet Memphis' enormous new Midtown home is all about nurturing and transparency — from its egg-shaped cafe to it's courtyards, and glass walls. Almost none of that's apparent yet, but the building's bones are firmly in place, and construction is moving fast.