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Jan. 19: New-to-Studio Meet & Greet, Biannual Attire Swap!

New-to-Studio Meeting 10am-12pm, Dance Studios – New to our studios? We want to meet you! Come say hello to School of Dance staff and let us answer any questions you may have about our program. We are glad to meet you! Biannual Attire Swap (FREE event!) 10am-12pm, Main Lobby – Don’t forget to stop by the … Continued


A Day in the Life of a Nutcracker

You might think the life of a Nutcracker is an easy one. Nights filled with adoring fans ….   and days filled with relaxing activities…   But the role certainly has its ups and downs…   So, yesterday, when I felt I just might be starting to crack, I took a few deep breaths and … Continued



School of Dance – December News

This month in the School of Dance! Dec. 7-9, 14-16 | The Nutcracker, A Kansas Ballet Experience the sensation and charm of the Lawrence Arts Center’s Nutcracker production. A winter family favorite, this ballet is based on E.T.A. Hoffman’s original story and set in Kansas during the Civil War. Witness the magic and wonder of this story as … Continued


Last Days of Fall 2018 School of Dance Classes

The School of Dance would like to remind families that certain classes are scheduled to end earlier than others in order to accommodate A Kansas Nutcracker production needs. Please review the list below to determine a class’s final meeting date, or click here to view our more visual Last Weeks of Classes schedule. Nov. 30, Friday … Continued


Last call for fall classes!

If you’re looking for something creative to do now that the weather has changed, you’re in luck! A few classes remain open for enrollment in November. Join us to wind down 2018 with a little more dance, drama, magic and holiday preparation!


2019 Winter/ Spring Catalog Out Now

  Want to keep up on everything Lawrence Arts Center, from gallery events like A Cat-temporary Exhibition: Indifferent Affection to Youth and Adult Classes in Visual Arts, Dance, Performance, and Early Childhood Education? Look no further! Our 2019 Winter/ Spring catalog (cat-alog?) will be hitting mailboxes in early November and is available now online! Browse … Continued


Performance Opportunity: Student Choreography Showcase

Nov. 20, 6pm, Studio 206 – register by Nov. 5! The Student Choreography Showcase is an event for dance students to showcase self-choreographed dance work in a supportive and encouraging environment. The Choreography Showcase is intended for dancers and choreographers 3rd Grade-Adult, and is held in Dance Studio 206 on November 20 at 6pm. Student … Continued


It’s a Date: Winter Spring Enrollment Starts November 11th!

Winter Forecast: A Flurry of Classes, Enrolling Soon! With programs in Performance Art, Dance, Visual Art, and Early Childhood Education, there’s something for everyone at the Lawrence Arts Center. With enrollment for our 2019 winter and spring sessions opening in November, we offer hundreds of classes to support artistic practice for any skill level. Explore … Continued