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Fall Enrollment Begins

WELCOME ALL DANCERS Cultivating the art of dance within the Lawrence community for over thirty years, with the vision to make dance 100% accessible to all, the School of Dance takes a multi-disciplinary approach to dance training, performance and outreach. We hope you will join us this fall to experience the artistry, joy and community … Continued


The Willy Wonka Cast List is Here!

Congratulations to all who auditioned for our fall production of Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka! We can’t wait to open the chocolate factory with all of you music makers and dreamers of dreams… Click here to view the cast list!


The Odyssey Photo Gallery

Summer Youth Theatre presents The Odyssey: by Thespis and the Peloponnesian Midwest Regional Third Place Chorus July 18-20. Enjoy this photo gallery from dress rehearsal and get your tickets now for this hilarious and educational show! For more photos, visit us on facebook.  



The 2019 Fall Catalogue is now online!

The fall catalogue is now available at the link below and features a gorgeous cover with artwork by faculty member Kent Smith! Peek inside and get a jump start on a packed season of art experiences. Hard copies of the catalogue will hit Lawrence mailboxes and the Arts Center front desk very soon! Member enrollment … Continued


Aug. 11: Dance Shoppe Pop Up Sale

Sunday, Aug 11, 2:30-4:30pm, Studio 206 Looking to buy new dance attire items in Lawrence? Don’t miss Dance Shoppe of Kansas City‘s pop-up sale event in our dance studios! Meet with sale representatives from Dance Shoppe and get fit for your new dance attire, including new leotards, jazz pants, dance shoes, tights, and more! If … Continued


Your support means the world to us.

Thank you to the community members who wrote letters on our behalf, the incredible Summer Youth Theatre students who spoke so beautifully at the July 9th City Commission meeting, and to the city commissioners and staff who found a way to restore funding to our financial aid fund in next year’s budget. We are very … Continued


School of Dance at a Glance!

Welcome Amy Hope, School of Dance Coordinator, to the School of Dance! The Lawrence Arts Center School of Dance is excited to welcome Amy Hope, School of Dance Coordinator! Meet Amy by reading more here! New Feature! Convenient Online Enrollment with New Dance Bundle Discount! In response to your feedback, we are excited to announce a … Continued