Posted by Bob Evans
Kansas City Ballet
LIVE Performances at
Starlight Theatre May 21 & 22
Including a FREE Community Performance In Celebration of
Essential and Front-Line Workers
WHO: Choreographers including Kansas City Ballet Artistic Director Devon Carney, Kansas City Ballet Masters Kristi Capps and Parrish Maynard, Principal Dancer at Houston Ballet Melody Mennite, KCB II Manager Christopher Ruud and KCB Company dancers Emily Mistretta and James Kirby Rogers. Bios can be found at www.kcballet.org.
WHAT: Kansas City Ballet welcomes you to Starlight Theatre for a 70-minute performance uniquely designed to tantalize your sense of adventure. All ballets on the Kansas City Ballet at Starlight program are brand new works by extraordinarily gifted choreographers. These outdoor performances will be an exciting opportunity to experience live ballet on stage once again.
WHERE: Starlight Theatre (4600 Starlight Road, Swope Park, Kansas
City, MO 64123)
WHEN: Friday, May 21, 8pm and Saturday, May 22, 8pm
And a special performance for the Kansas City Community
on Saturday, May 22, 2pm:
Kansas City Ballet would like to extend a very special offer to our community in celebration of essential and front-line workers with a FREE performance Saturday, May 22 at 2pm as our way of thanking them for all their vital work this past year. Reservations are required and can be made at https://www.kcstarlight.com/ or https://kcballet.org/ or by phone 816.363.7827. FREE parking for the matinee performance is available.
TICKETS: Tickets for the two 8 pm performances are $35 per person and can be purchased online at https://www.kcstarlight.com/ or https://kcballet.org/ or by phone 816.363.7827. Masks, social distancing, and safety protocols will be required. There will be concessions available for purchase.
SPONSORS: BOK Financial, Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation, Missouri Arts Council, National Endowment for the Arts and Richard J. Stern Foundation for the Arts.