six ballets in two weeks!

The Anniversary Dance Festival features two weeks of ballets packaged festival-like, back to back. Six phenomenal works by six world-renowned choreographers!

Now through March 16 – Buy One, Get One! See both weekends for the price of one. Add the first show to your cart, then follow the offer links to add the second show.


Diamonds

Anniversary Dance Festival – Week 1
April 6-8, 2018
Muriel Kauffman Theatre | Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

In the first weekend of Kansas City Ballet’s Celebration of Dance, you’ll enjoy three ballets including a KC premiere by Matthew Neenan. George Balanchine’s Diamonds, the third and final ballet of Balanchine’s Jewels, is a glorious culmination of beauty and elegance. Jirí Kylián’s Petite Mort passionately depicts the vulnerability of our lives and is an absolute “must see.”

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THE MAN IN BLACK

Anniversary Dance Festival – Week 2
April 13-15, 2018
Muriel Kauffman Theatre | Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

In the second weekend of Kansas City Ballet’s Celebration of Dance, you’ll enjoy three ballets including a world premiere by Andrea Schermoly. Flannel shirts, cowboy boots and jeans never looked so good in this tribute to rockabilly, Johnny Cash. James Kudelka’s hit ballet, The Man In Black. The music of techno master Moby is the backdrop for Stanton Welch’s Play which depicts the daily routines of our lives.

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