May 10-16 | Last Week of Classes
A friendly reminder that the final week of Winter-Spring dance classes is May 10-17. Our Winter-Spring semester culminates in our End of Year Showcase on May 17-18 on the Main Stage Theater at the Lawrence Arts Center.
May 17 – 18 | School of Dance End of Year Showcase 2019
Join our dancers at our End of Year Showcase! During the Winter-Spring semester, our dancers prepare a dance piece to be performed on our Main Stage Theatre. This event is a special component of the dance curriculum and showcases the artistic growth of every student and class. Tickets on sale now!
May 25 | Deadline to Order End of Year Showcase DVDs/Digital Downloads
Our School of Dance webshop is now live! We offer DVDs of an entire Showcase for $15 and digital downloads of individual dances for $7, taxes included. Please anticipate your orders being received by July. Click here to order your media through May 25th.
June 8 | Lawrence Ballet Theatre Company Auditions
Lawrence Ballet Theatre (LBT) is the resident pre-professional ballet company of the Lawrence Arts Center. Auditions are held each year for company members and apprentices. To be considered for LBT, applicants must attend a formal audition. Registration is available now online and in person 30 minutes prior to the audition. Learn more about audition requirements here.
June 10-21 | Lawrence Dance Intensive Summer Ballet 2019
Enrollment for the Lawrence Dance Intensive Summer Ballet is open! A collaboration between the Lawrence Arts Center and the University of Kansas Department of Theatre and Dance, this two-week ballet intensive provides dancers with world-class instruction by accomplished faculty, guest artists, and choreographers. Full Intensive students have the option of staying in dormitories on KU’s beautiful campus. Students must be between the ages of 12-21 years old and dancing at an Intermediate/Advanced level with at least two years of prior dance experience to apply. Learn more about our Intensive here.
Enroll for Summer 2019!
Giselle Photo Gallery – Prints Available!
Thank you to School of Dance Photographer Ann Dean photos of last month’s Lawrence Ballet Theatre’s performances of ‘Giselle’ and ‘Emergence!’ Image prints are available for purchase directly through Ann’s Zenfolio site – click here to view/purchase Giselle image prints, and here to view/purchase Emergence prints.