About Us
Our Mission

The Middle Tennessee Youth Ballet is a pre-professional, 501c(3) nonprofit
dance company dedicated to the growth and development of dance students.
MTYB is committed to providing cultural enrichment and arts education to the
middle Tennessee community. Its purpose is to provide highly-motivated dance
students with the technical training, artistic development, practical experience,
and performance opportunities needed to excel in dance.
Our Vision

create an innovative approach to dance education that welcomes diversity and
ensures unanimous participation and achievement by all students
create sustainable, inclusive, and engaging outreach programs that make dance
accessible to participants of all racial, cultural, and economic backgrounds
broaden community acceptance and appreciation of the performing and cultural
expand the purpose of the performing and cultural arts in the education of youth
and enrichment of the community
provide exceptional quality dance training in a nurturing, value-centered
provide educational opportunities for students by funding dance related