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Announcing The Nutcracker, A Kansas Ballet!

Click here to view the Nutcracker Cast List! Download the Nutcracker rehearsal schedule (updated 10/05/18) and fitting schedule! Enrollment & Fees To accept your Nutcracker role(s), ALL CAST MEMBERS must register in person through the Front Desk by September 29th. The course code to enroll through the Front Desk is FA-DYNKB. There is a $145 … Continued

Oct. 31: Halloween at the School of Dance!

Wear your Halloween costume to dance class on Oct. 31! Dance to the spooky beat! The School of Dance encourages all students to wear their Halloween costume to dance class, Wednesday, October 31. Students are still required to wear the appropriate dance shoes/legwear and arrive with hair properly styled. While not expected, sharing candy with … Continued

Oct. 23: Hip Hop Master Class with Amirah Sackett

The Lied Center of Kansas and the School of Dance welcome Amirah Sackett to Lawrence! Internationally recognized hip-hop dancer, choreographer, and teacher Amirah Sackett will host a Master Class for School of Dance Hip Hop students on October 23 before performing at the Lied Center of Kansas. This Master Class is provided by the Lied … Continued

Oct. 19: Performance & Artist Talk Potluck with Maura Garcia

Studio 720 | 6:30-7:30 pm 6:15-6:25 pm | Food Drop Off 6:30 pm | Performance followed by Artist Talk and Potluck Join artist Maura Garcia for an evening of dance and conversation over shared food! Bring a covered dish of your choice to Studio 720 and meet Maura before enjoying an excerpt of Maura’s newest … Continued

Oct. 15 – 21: School of Dance Class Observation Week

Observe dance classes at the School of Dance and Studio 720! Hosted each semester, our Class Observation Week is an opportunity for students and instructors to share the classroom experience with interested parents. Class Observation Week is open to parents, family members, and friends, however seating is limited. We encourage observers to arrive a few minutes early … Continued

Fitness and Family Classes Starting This Month!

 Oct. 8 – Nov. 5 | Wee Dance Mondays, 10 AM – 10:50 AM, 5 weeks Cost: $68 ($61.20 Member Price), FA-CDYWD1 This class will bring parents and children together to create mobility and foster creativity using developmentally appropriate songs and games. We will use creative dance as a springboard into exploration and discovery—expressing stories, … Continued

Bring a Friend to Family Yoga!

Sept. 18 & 25  | Tues, 10:00AM – 10:50AM, Studio 206 Come ‘play’ yoga with your little ones! Adult and Child Yoga classes will include learning a variety of yoga poses, songs, games, breathing and mindfulness exercises. To get the word out and share the joy, current students of Family Yoga are encouraged to bring … Continued

Labor Day: No Classes!

A friendly reminder that we will not be holding dance classes on Monday, September 3rd, in observance of Labor Day. Enjoy the holiday weekend and we will see you back in the studios on Tuesday!

Welcome Our Newest Faculty to the School of Dance!

The School of Dance is proud to introduce several new, talented instructors to our 2018-19 faculty lineup!   Amanda Pintore | Contemporary Originally from Omaha, NE, Amanda Pintore is a Teaching Artist and Director focusing on movement and dance education, arts integration, and making theatre and dance performances with and for 2-5 year olds. She … Continued

New! Open Classes & Cards

The School of Dance now offers an Open Class option, ideal for the dance student desiring greater flexibility with their class schedule. We offer the Open Class option in select dance genres throughout the year, including ballet and Pilates; please see our course catalog or Fall Weekly Schedule for Open classes. To attend an Open … Continued