Little Buck-A-Roos

Magic Carpet Ride


Children ages 2 and older are invited to grab their magic carpet and join us for a musical adventure across the globe. For four exciting Saturdays in the 2017-2018 season, children and their parents will be transported through the magic of their imaginations to exotic destinations while exploring the musical traditions, dance, movement, visual art and indigenous stories of some of the world’s most exciting locales! Admission is $5 for children and free for adults.

Saturday, August 19, 2017, 10 a.m. — On Your Toes with the Sugar Plum Fairy and Roudnev Youth Ballet

Saturday, September 23, 2017, 10 a.m. — Lily Afshar Plays Guitar

Saturday, January 20, 2018, 10 a.m. — Belly Dance and Middle Eastern Jams with Jasmine

Saturday, February 10, 2018, 10 a.m. — Strictly Ballroom Dancing with DanceSmiths

Sponsored by Sarkis Kish.

2017-2018 Family Performances

Olate Dogs

Saturday, January 27, 2018, 2 and 7 p.m.

Tickets- $32 Adults, $25 for Students

Cashore Marionettes

Sunday, March 4, 2018, 7 p.m.

Tickets- $28 Adults, $20 for Students


Roudnev Youth Ballet

Nutcracker
Saturday, December 2, 2017, 5 p.m. and Sunday, December 3, 2017, 2 p.m.
$25 and $35

The timeless tale of Clara and her beloved Nutcracker comes to life on the Buckman stage this Christmas. The dancers of Roudnev Youth Ballet offer a traditional interpretation of this endearing holiday classic. The whole family will delight to Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker brought to life by Buckman’s resident dance company. For tickets, visit www.buckmanartscenter.com or call (901) 537-1483.

Coppelia
Saturday, May 19, 2018, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.
$20 for adults, $15 for students
Roudnev Youth Ballet proudly presents an interpretation of Arthur Saint-Léon’s Coppelia, an enchanting classic tale for the entire family. The whimsical story of sneakery, magic, and drifting love is set to the music of Léo Delibes. For tickets, visit www.buckmanartscenter.com or call (901) 537-1483.

Educational Outreach

Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago
Thursday, January 18, 2018, 6 p.m.
Master Class for advanced area dancers
University of Memphis DanceSpace

Friday, January 19, 2018, 10 a.m.
Lecture/Demonstration open to area youth
Buckman Arts Center at St. Mary's

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana
Monday, March 26, 2018, 10 a.m.
Lecture/Demonstration open to area youth
Buckman Arts Center at St. Mary’s

Monday, March 26, 2018, 6 p.m.
Master Class for advanced area dancers
University of Memphis DanceSpace