Classical Music & Dance

Performing Arts

Manual Harvey feels ‘Lukky’ to build bridges with dance

Lukky Harvey’s iPush workshop series will celebrating its fifth anniversary in September with three performances. Other fall dance highlights: Owen/Cox celebrates its 10th anniversary, Wylliams/Henry celebrates its 25th, Harriman-Jewell features Jessica Lang and the KC Ballet opens its season with “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

Music News & Reviews

Summerfest Week 2 delights with sounds from many eras

It is exciting to hear the work of a promising young musician and interesting to revisit early works of those venerable names whose oeuvre is complete, established and familiar. Week two of Summerfest chamber music festival offered both in the Saturday concert in the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s White Recital Hall.

Videos

2016 Symphony in the Flint Hills

Five thousand ticket holders from as far away as California and New York converged on a remote prairie pasture in Chase County, Kan., on Saturday, June 11, for the Kansas City Symphony's 2016 Symphony in the Flint Hills.
Cindy Hoedel choedel@kcstar.com
2016 Symphony in the Flint Hills 1:26

2016 Symphony in the Flint Hills

A peek at Lyric Opera's 'Carmen' 1:48

A peek at Lyric Opera's 'Carmen'

New members of the Kansas City Symphony perform 'The Star-Spangled Banner' 1:30

New members of the Kansas City Symphony perform 'The Star-Spangled Banner'

Kansas City Ballet's 'The Nutcracker' 1:59

Kansas City Ballet's 'The Nutcracker'