BARRE KC is the premier organization for young professionals interested in supporting the Kansas City Ballet.
Join BARRE KC and enjoy up to 50% off single tickets to Kansas City Ballet performances. Connect with other young professionals and Kansas City Ballet dancers at fun, entertaining events at unique locations around KC. Plus, members can further their involvement and impact on the KC community through BARRE KC leadership opportunities and fundraising events that benefit the R.O.A.D. Scholarship Program!
The mission of BARRE KC is to promote the artistry and athleticism of Kansas City Ballet to the Greater Kansas City community by building lasting relationships and increasing support for the arts to a diverse audience.
$60 a year or just $5 a month
Your tax-deductible membership earns you:
- Invitations to all BARRE KC events
- Discounted pricing for Kansas City Ballet performances up to 50% off, including The Nutcracker (restrictions may apply)
- Discounted pricing for BARRE KC’s Soiree fundraising event
- 5 free KCB School Studio classes (Oct, Jan, Mar, May, July)
- Save $20 on 20-class packs for KCB School Studio classes (regularly $220)
- Invitations to explore Kansas City on BARRE KC Day Trips
- Backstage tour at the Kauffman Center
- Networking with other fun-loving young adults who share your passion for the arts
- Free food and drink at BARRE KC Night parties
Sign up today at any of these options:
Any questions, please email Brent Kimmi or call 816.216.5608.
Memberships may be purchased at any time and last one year from the purchase date.
10/19 | BARRE KC NIGHT
7:30pm Carmina Burana at the Kauffman Center
9:30pm Post-show Party at One East Urban Bar & Kitchen (located in The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center)
First, enjoy the show at the Kauffman Center. Then, join us after immediately after the show for a post performance party with the dancers! BARRE members receive 50% off performance tickets – login first to trigger the discount.
11/5 | FREE BARRE STUDIO CLASS
7-8pm Jazz with Christina Burton
BARRE KC members can attend this special Studio class for FREE. Just show up a few minutes early to check-in.
11/14 | Kendra Gives Back
5-7pm Kendra Scott on the Country Club Plaza (412 Nichols Rd, Kansas City, MO 64112)
Join Kendra Scott for a holiday shopping night with Kansas City Ballet! Enjoy sips, sweets and jewels. PLUS 20% of all proceeds benefit Kansas City Ballet’s Reach Out And Dance program.
11/23 | Nutcracker Ball
The Kansas City Ballet Guild would like to invite BARRE KC members to attend the Nutcracker Ball at a discounted rate of $175 per ticket (normally $300). Celebrate the holiday season at The InterContinental with this black tie event including beautiful décor and elegant cuisine, a performance by Kansas City Ballet and after-dinner dancing music by Michael Beers Band!
Purchase your discounted tickets
December | The Nutcracker
The holidays are always busy and this year, BARRE KC would like to offer you 50% off select performances of The Nutcracker – 12/5 7:30pm, 12/6 7:30pm, 12/7 7:30pm, 12/14 2pm, 12/20 7:30pm, 12/23 5pm, 12/24 1pm. Shows will be available for purchase at your discounted rate soon!
In lieu of a happy hour or post-party for this show, you will also receive two drink tickets in the mail on us! These can be redeemed at your Nutcracker performance at the Kauffman Center during the month of December.
January | FREE BARRE STUDIO CLASS
2/22 | BARRE KC NIGHT
5:30pm Pre-show Party
7:30pm Swan Lake at the Kauffman Center
March | FREE BARRE STUDIO CLASS
3/27 | BARRE KC NIGHT
5:30pm Pre-show Party
7:30pm New Moves at the Bolender Center
4/18 | THE BARRE SOIRÉE
Don’t miss this Ballet party at Boulevard Brewing Co. — complete with drinks, appetizers, entertainment by Second Company and dancing. Last year’s event was sold out! Proceeds help fund Kansas City Ballet’s Reach Out and Dance Scholarship Program. Watch for more information coming soon!
May | FREE BARRE STUDIO CLASS
5/16 | BARRE KC NIGHT
7:30pm Celts at the Kauffman Center
9:30pm Post-show Party at Lidia’s
* Events subject to change
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