For many of the students at the Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts, getting lessons from a professional dancer, especially one who just a few months ago was dancing with the famed African-American Alvin Ailey company, can be life changing,
Amaya Rodriguez and Humberto Rivera Blanco are native Cuban ballet dancers who emigrated to the United States last year to pursue greater opportunities in dance for themselves with the Kansas City Ballet and better lives for their families.
The calendar may say it's fall, but the Kansas City Ballet has been rehearsing "The Nutcracker" since September. Here's what it takes to put on the beloved annual show. (Video by Shane Keyser and David Frese).
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, 2016, for the Kansas City Symphony's 2016 Symphony in the Flint Hills.
New sets, costumes and choreography are featured in the Kansas City Ballet's production of "The Nutcracker," at the Muriel Kauffman Theatre in the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. The ballet runs from December 5th thru the 24th. Video by J
Rehearsals are already underway at the Todd Bollender Center for Dance & Creativity for the Kansas City Ballet's all new production of The Nutcracker. This season's production, featuring all new costumes and sets, has been choreographed by Devon C
Modesto resident Joe Venturini, who’s made many toy boats for the McHenry Museum and Toys For Tots, recruited friend Joe Maxwell to build — at age 87 — his first real boat. Deke Farrowemail@example.com
Tournament MVP and KU freshman Quentin Grimes joined Jayhawks basketball coach Bill Self on June 19, 2018 to talk about winning the gold medal at the FIBA U18 Americas Championship in Saint Catharines, Canada.
During a press conference on June 19, 2018 at KU, Kansas Jayhawks coach Bill Self was asked if he'd visited with Lagerald Vick, who withdrew his name from the NBA draft and would therefore still be eligible to play another year in college.
Following Monday's June 18, 2018 game, Kansas City Royals players Salvador Perez, Mike Moustakas and manager Ned Yost reflected on pitcher Kelvin Herrera being traded prior to the start of Monday's June 18, 2018 game.