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Jennifer Tierney as The Queen with her waggish, wily, wayward, merry, mischievous, misbehaving, miscreant mice behind her.
Jennifer Tierney as "The Queen" with her waggish, wily, wayward, merry, mischievous, misbehaving, miscreant mice behind her.
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Nutcracker - 4 performances

Saturday 16 Dec 2017 - 2 pm & 7 pm
Sunday 17 Dec 2017 - 2pm & 6 pm - (note evening times differ between Sat & Sun)
JCCC's Yardley Hall
American Youth Ballet
Tickets via: https://www.americanyouthballet.org/nutcracker - at $15, $21 and $23

Nia Towe as Josephine Baker by Ronn Tice, DeeAnna Hiett and Gary Abbott
From Josephine Baker by Ronn Tice, DeeAnna Hiett and Gary Abbott - Nia Towe
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Conservatory

2, 3, 4 November 2017, UMKC
White Recital Hall (with KC-Rep sign)
Dance Division

Evening Ticket Prices: $8, $6 seniors, and UMKC faculty, staff, and all students FREE with UMKC or valid student ID
Free Informal presentation matinee at 2:30 pm on Saturday the 5th

she and I by Gavin Stewart - Caroline Dahm and Kaylin Horgan
she and I by Gavin Stewart - Caroline Dahm and Kaylin Horgan
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Wylliams/Henry

13, 14 October 2017, UMKC
White Recital Hall (with KC-Rep sign)

7:30 pm performances

Storling Dance Theater (tech) at JCCC New Dance Partners

New Dance Partners

22 and 23 September 2017, JCCC
Yardley Hall, Fri 8pm, Sat 8pm

Pictures are from tech, dress, pre-show, reception and crew. Performances were Fri/Sat 8 pm in Yardley Hall $21 - $25.and Pre-Show talks by the choreographers (in CC-211) at 7 p.m. Fri/Sat


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2017


December



Thu, December 14, 2017

    
Ballet
 
 Kansas City Ballet Presents “The Nutcracker” (12/7/2017 through 12/24/2017)  Map 
Choreography by Devon Carney
Music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
With Kansas City Symphony

Following its Kennedy Center premiere in Washington, D.C., Devon Carney’s acclaimed holiday production returns to KC for its third season. The classic, Victorian-era story by E.T.A. Hoffman featuring Clara, the Prince and Dr. Drosselmeier completely reimagined with exquisite costumes by Holly Hynes, grand sets by Alain Vaës and captivating choreography by Artistic Director Devon Carney. See your children’s wonder ignite and feel the glimmer once more as your childhood dreams return and inspire you to IMAGINE AGAIN.

Tickets currently available to subscribers only. Single tickets will go on sale Aug. 28. https://www.kcballet.org/performances-tickets/ To purchase a subscription, visit http://www.kcballet.org/performances-tickets/subscribe/

    
Ballroom
 
 Camelot: Dance and Group Lesson (thu)  Map (Dance, Lesson)
Thursday Seniors and Friends dance
1:30 - 3:30 pm - $10/person Music by Ed Smith
6635 W. 151 Street, Overland Park, KS 66223 - located 3 blocks east of Metcalf Ave. (913) 897-4622
URL.1: index.php
EML.1: dance@camelotballroom.com
    
Country
 
 Beginning Country Two Step! (thu)  Map (Dance, Lesson)
During July, join Marta Elder for Beginning class at 7:00 P.M., Intermediate/Advanced class at 8:00 P.M., and then dance to a mix of music from 9 - 10 P.M. Singles are welcome. The cost is $10/person. Try out the class for FREE! Passes are available on the studio web site. Walters Dance Center has been in business for 40 years, and has one of the BEST dance floors in Kansas City! It is located at 5023 Minnesota (50th Terr & State Ave.) For more information, updates, current class schedule, directions, go to the Walters web site or call (913) 287-3355. You will find our email address and web site by clicking on 'Beginning Country Dances' above.
URL.1: waltersdancecenter.com
URL.2: SpecialOffers.htm
URL.3: Directions.htm
EML.1: info@waltersdancecenter.com
 
 Beginning Country Two Step! (thu)  Map (Dance, Lesson)
During July, join Marta Elder for Beginning class at 7:00 P.M., Intermediate/Advanced class at 8:00 P.M., and then dance to a mix of music from 9 - 10 P.M. Singles are welcome. The cost is $10/person.

Try out the class for FREE! Passes are available on the studio web site. Walters Dance Center has been in business for 40 years, and has one of the BEST dance floors in Kansas City! It is located at 5023 Minnesota (50th Terr & State Ave.) For more information, updates, current class schedule, directions, go to the Walters web site or call (913) 287-3355 or (816) 665-6275. You will find our email address and web site by clicking on 'Beginning Country Dances' above
URL.1: waltersdancecenter.com
URL.2: SpecialOffers.htm
URL.3: Directions.htm
EML.1: info@waltersdancecenter.com
    
Dance
 
 Chicago Steppin (thu)  Map (Dance, Lesson)
Chicago Style Steppin 7:30-9:00p Every Thursday
Taught By Chicago Natives
Daron 'Dr. Step' Barker and Janetta 'Tekniq' Barker
Chicago Steppin is a partner dance that is dances to R&B, Contemporary, and any music that has a slow to moderate 4/4 timing.
For more information contact
www.amoredance.com or
www.back2living.org
URL.1: amoredance.com
EML.1: info@amoredance.com
    
Kc 2-steppin
 
 KC 2-Step lesson (thu)  Map (Lesson)
Thursday: 7-9 p.m.
Lonnie Bush Fitness
6715 Blue Ridge Blvd
Raytown, MO 64133
$6

ALSO NOTE:
Monday: 7 - 9 p.m.
Eisenhower Recreation Center
2901 N 72nd, Kansas City, KS
$5
URL.1: sokcparty.com
    
Line dance
 
 Line Dance (thu)  Map (Lesson)
Thursdays 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Line Dance

Concord Cultural Center
1050 Longview Parkway
Kansas City, MO
816.761.1909 / 816.392.9847

Class Instructor: Keisha Baker
URL.1: idwdproductions.com
URL.2: notes
    
Line dance, 2-step
 
 Line Dance, KC 2-Step (thu)  Map (Lesson)
Thursdays at SE Community Center

7:00pm to 8:00pmLine Dance
8:00pm to 9:00pmKC 2-Step

Southeast Community Center
4201 E. 63rd Street
Kansas City, MO 64130
816.513.0631

De Barker
URL.1: idwdproductions.com
EML.1: debarker74@yahoo.com
    
Salsa
 
 Salsa - intermediate (www.KCSalsa.com) (thu)  Map (Lesson)
KCSalsa Latin Dance Social at Viva Dance Studio, 6101 Martway, Mission, KS 66202
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm: [120 mins] Intermediate - Nightclub Style Salsa Level 2
URL.1: KCSalsa.com
EML.1: Josh.hernandez@hotmail.com



Fri, December 15, 2017

    
African
 
 African Dance Classes for Adults and Teens (fri)  Map (Lesson)
Every Friday at 5:30 - 7:00 pm

At the
Mary Kelly Center
2803 E. 51st Street
Kansas City, MO

At 51st and Chestnut

From Traditional Music Society

    
Ballet
 
 Kansas City Ballet Presents “The Nutcracker” (12/7/2017 through 12/24/2017)  Map 
Choreography by Devon Carney
Music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
With Kansas City Symphony

Following its Kennedy Center premiere in Washington, D.C., Devon Carney’s acclaimed holiday production returns to KC for its third season. The classic, Victorian-era story by E.T.A. Hoffman featuring Clara, the Prince and Dr. Drosselmeier completely reimagined with exquisite costumes by Holly Hynes, grand sets by Alain Vaës and captivating choreography by Artistic Director Devon Carney. See your children’s wonder ignite and feel the glimmer once more as your childhood dreams return and inspire you to IMAGINE AGAIN.

Tickets currently available to subscribers only. Single tickets will go on sale Aug. 28. https://www.kcballet.org/performances-tickets/ To purchase a subscription, visit http://www.kcballet.org/performances-tickets/subscribe/

    
Ballroom
 
 Arthur Murray Dance Studio (fri)  Map (Dance, Lesson)
Open group class at 8:30 pm follow by a dance party at 9:15 pm
Arthur Murray Dance Studio
9217 Pflumm Rd
Lenexa, KS 66215
(913) 599-4444
www.kcarthurmurray.com
kcarthurmurray@gmail.com
URL.1: kcarthurmurray.com
URL.2: calendar
EML.1: kcarthurmurray@gmail.com
 
 Camelot: Dance and (usually) Group Lesson (fri)  Map (Dance, Lesson)
Friday Group Dance Lessons and dance (check schedule on link below)
7-8pm - $10/person & stay for the dance afterwards for free!!
On evenings with no group lessons, dance begins at 8 pm.
6635 W. 151 Street, Overland Park, KS 66223 - Conveniently located 3 blocks east of Metcalf Ave. (913) 897-4622
URL.1: index.php
EML.1: dance@camelotballroom.com
    
Country
 
 Free Country Line Dance Lessons (fri)  Map (Lesson)
Kanza Hall (119th & Metcalf) offers free country line dance lessons with Michelle, the Country Dancing Diva. Learn Kanza's favorite dances in a no-stress environment. Cover after 8pm is $5 but the lesson is always free. Everyone over 21 is welcome as long as you're ready to have fun on the dance floor!

Check out Michelle's FB page (https://www.facebook.com/CountryDancingDiva/) for the monthly line dance schedule and weekly updates. Lessons may not be held on a concert night.
URL.1: CountryDancingDiva
EML.1: CountryDancingDiva@gmail.com



Sat, December 16, 2017

 
 Learn Waltz! (sat)  Map (Lesson)
During July, join us for a Beginning Class at 6:30 pm and an Intermediate class at 7:10 pm on Saturday night. Then stick around for our Ballroom Dance which is held every Saturday from 8-11 P.M. on the BEST dance floor in Kansas City. The music is great and is a mix of Ballroom, Latin, & Swing! The cost for the class is only $10/person and includes the dance!

Walters Dance Center has been in business for 40 years, and has one of the BEST dance floors in Kansas City! It is located at 5023 Minnesota (50th Terr & State Ave.) You will find pictures, current class & dance schedule, and directions, on the Walters web site. For more information call (913) 287-3355 or (816) 665-6275. You will find our email address and web site by clicking on 'Saturday Night Ballroom Dance at Walters' above.
URL.1: waltersdancecenter.com
URL.2: Directions.htm
EML.1: mark@waltersdancecenter.com
    
African
 
 West African Drumming (sat)  Map (Lesson)
West African Drumming class - Every Saturday. 11:00 AM
St. Marks Lutheran Church, 3800 Troost (at Manheim), KCMO 64110

    
Afro-cuban
 
 Afro-Cuban Drumming (sat)  Map (Lesson)
Afro-Cuban Drumming class from Traditional Music Society - Every Saturday. 12:00 noon
St. Marks Lutheran Church 3800 Troost (at Manheim) KCMO 64110
URL.1: TraditionalMusicSociety.org
    
Ballet
 
 Kansas City Ballet Presents “The Nutcracker” (12/7/2017 through 12/24/2017)  Map 
Choreography by Devon Carney
Music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
With Kansas City Symphony

Following its Kennedy Center premiere in Washington, D.C., Devon Carney’s acclaimed holiday production returns to KC for its third season. The classic, Victorian-era story by E.T.A. Hoffman featuring Clara, the Prince and Dr. Drosselmeier completely reimagined with exquisite costumes by Holly Hynes, grand sets by Alain Vaës and captivating choreography by Artistic Director Devon Carney. See your children’s wonder ignite and feel the glimmer once more as your childhood dreams return and inspire you to IMAGINE AGAIN.

Tickets currently available to subscribers only. Single tickets will go on sale Aug. 28. https://www.kcballet.org/performances-tickets/ To purchase a subscription, visit http://www.kcballet.org/performances-tickets/subscribe/

    
Ballroom
 
 Learn Waltz! (sat)  Map (Dance, Lesson)
During July, join us for a Beginning Class at 6:30 pm and an Intermediate class at 7:10 pm on Saturday night. Then stick around for our Ballroom Dance which is held every Saturday from 8-11 P.M. on the BEST dance floor in Kansas City. The music is great and is a mix of Ballroom, Latin, & Swing! The cost for the class is only $10/person and includes the dance!

Walters Dance Center has been in business for 40 years, and has one of the BEST dance floors in Kansas City! It is located at 5023 Minnesota (50th Terr & State Ave.) You will find pictures, current class & dance schedule, and directions, on the Walters web site. For more information call (913) 287-3355 or (816) 665-6275. You will find our email address and web site by clicking on 'Saturday Night Ballroom Dance at Walters' above.
URL.1: waltersdancecenter.com
URL.2: Directions.htm
EML.1: info@waltersdancecenter.com
 
 Saturday Night Ballroom Dance at Walters! (sat)  Map (Dance, Lesson)
Ballroom Dance every Saturday from 8-11 P.M. on the BEST dance floor in Kansas City. The music is great and is a mix of Ballroom, Latin, & Swing!

During July, join us for a Beginning Waltz Class at 6:30 pm and a Beginning/Intermediate Waltz class at 7:10 pm on Saturday night.

The cost of the class is only $10/person, and includes the dance. Only $7/person for the dance only!

Walters Dance Center has been in business for 40 years, and has one of the BEST dance floors in Kansas City! It is located at 5023 Minnesota (50th Terr & State Ave.) You will find pictures, current class & dance schedule, and directions, on the Walters web site. For more information call (913) 287-3355 or (816) 665-6275. You will find our email address and web site by clicking on 'Saturday Night Ballroom Dance at Walters' above.
URL.1: waltersdancecenter.com
URL.2: SpecialOffers.htm
URL.3: Directions.htm
EML.1: info@waltersdancecenter.com
 
 Camelot: Dance and Group Lesson (sat)  Map (Dance, Lesson)
Saturday night dance
7:30, 8 or 89:30 to 10:30, 11 or 12-midnight, depending on date and band. - $10/person
6635 W. 151 Street, Overland Park, KS 66223 - Conveniently located 3 blocks east of Metcalf Ave. (913) 897-4622
URL.1: index.php
EML.1: dance@camelotballroom.com
    
West african
 
 Children: West African Drumming Class (sat)  Map (Lesson)
Children West African Drumming Classes from Traditional Music Society
Regular class on Saturdays at 1 pm
St. Marks Lutheran Church
3800 Troost (at Manheim) KCMO 64110
URL.1: TraditionalMusicSociety.org



Sun, December 17, 2017

    
Ballet
 
 Kansas City Ballet Presents “The Nutcracker” (12/7/2017 through 12/24/2017)  Map 
Choreography by Devon Carney
Music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
With Kansas City Symphony

Following its Kennedy Center premiere in Washington, D.C., Devon Carney’s acclaimed holiday production returns to KC for its third season. The classic, Victorian-era story by E.T.A. Hoffman featuring Clara, the Prince and Dr. Drosselmeier completely reimagined with exquisite costumes by Holly Hynes, grand sets by Alain Vaës and captivating choreography by Artistic Director Devon Carney. See your children’s wonder ignite and feel the glimmer once more as your childhood dreams return and inspire you to IMAGINE AGAIN.

Tickets currently available to subscribers only. Single tickets will go on sale Aug. 28. https://www.kcballet.org/performances-tickets/ To purchase a subscription, visit http://www.kcballet.org/performances-tickets/subscribe/

    
Ballroom
 
 Camelot Ballroom (sun)  Map (Dance)
Dances are held every Sunday from 2 pm - 4 pm. The cost is $7.00 per person. So come out and enjoy a good time with us. For more information call 913-897-4622. www.camelotballroom.com Private lessons available upon request
URL.1: camelotballroom.com
EML.1: dance@camelotballroom.com