Event Recap: BARRE KC at ULAH

ULAH, located at Woodside Village, a live-work-play community at 47th and Rainbow
ULAH, located at Woodside Village, a live-work-play community at 47th and Rainbow

Kansas City Ballet BARRE KC members and friends gathered on Friday, Sept. 8 for the Welcome Back Dancer Party with an open rehearsal at the Todd Bolender Center for Dance & Creativity followed by a Meet the Dancer party at ULAH, a men’s apparel and lifestyle store at 47th and Rainbow. Tasty treats were provided by Moxie Catering.

ULAH owner Buck Wimberly with dancers Lilliana Hagerman and Lamin Pereira dos Santos
ULAH owner Buck Wimberly with dancers Lilliana Hagerman and Lamin Pereira dos Santos
ULAH owner Joey Mendez, BARRE President Steve Peppes, Sonya Thomas, Bryant Williams and Ron Clowers
ULAH owner Joey Mendez, BARRE President Steve Peppes, Sonya Thomas, Bryant Williams and Ron Clowers

What is BARRE KC?

BARRE KC is the premier organization for young professionals interested in supporting the Kansas City Ballet. BARRE KC members enjoy the benefits of discounted ticket prices, networking, and special events with insider access to the Kansas City Ballet. They host The BARRE Soiree annually in March which raises funds to benefit Kansas City Ballet’s Reach Out And Dance, a dance in schools program. Last year, they raised $7,000 that went towards 16 new R.O.A.D. Scholarship Schools allowing the program to reach 800+ kids in the Kansas City Public School District and Turner School District.

How do I Join?

You can join BARRE KC here. Cost is $45 and is tax deductible. There are a host of benefits from ticket discounts to backstage tours to exclusive networking events. Now is the time to join!

Photography: Karen Badgett

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