Where beauty takes center stage
Kansas City Ballet announces their new season - Beauty in Motion. Learn more about the upcoming performances below.
New subscriptions are available for online purchase or by calling the Box Office at 816-931-2232. Repertory single tickets for the 2013-2014 season are on sale Sept. 3, 2013, and Nutcracker 2013 tickets on Oct. 21.
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October 11-20, 2013: Fancy Free, Allegro Brillante, Plus 2 Premieres
JOY THAT KNOWS NO BOUNDS
Three sailors on leave in New York City make for great fun in Fancy Free. Legendary choreographer Jerome Robbins’ first ballet, accompanied by the exuberant music
of Leonard Bernstein, sets the high-spirited tone for a spectacular evening of dance.Three additional ballets complete the evening — the classic audience favorite Allegro Brillante by George Balanchine plus two premieres including Triply Play by William Whitener and a new ballet by Jodie Gates.
December 7-24: The Nutcracker
DELIGHT IN THE WONDER OF IT ALL.
The Nutcracker is Kansas City’s favorite holiday entertainment! You’ll see why as soon as the curtain rises and you experience the breathtaking sights and sounds … a magic Christmas tree, dazzling costumes and scenery, stunning choreography and dozens of
beautiful dancers, all paired with the Kansas City Symphony playing Tchaikovsky’s unforgettable music. With a paid subscription, you can purchase discounted Nutcracker tickets before single tickets go on sale to the general public on Oct. 21, 2013.You don’t want to miss this wondrous holiday classic in the magnificent Kauffman Center, so order your season tickets today.
February 21-March 2, 2014: Dracula
SURRENDER TO THE HAUNTING BEAUTY
Fascinating, terrifying and romantic perfectly describe the marvel that is Michael Pink’s internationally acclaimed Dracula. The spellbinding story of the nocturnal Count who survives on the blood of the living is a tale of seduction and surrender, sensuality and danger. During the performance the Kansas City Symphony will perform Philip Feeney’s score.
May 9-18, 2014: Cinderella
LET THE STORY MOVE YOU
Cinderella is a magical celebration of dreams fulfilled and true love’s triumph. Victoria Morgan’s beautiful choreography accompanied by Prokofiev’s captivating music will bring this enchanting story to life. Featuring the Kansas City Symphony, this classic tale is filled with the sights and sounds of true beauty.
Kansas City Ballet's 2013-2014 season is sponsored in part by: