Planting Seeds for the Future: Lindsay and Scott Ramon

FOCUSED SUPPORT: LINDSAY AND SCOTT RAMON Supporting the arts and Kansas City Ballet is becoming a family affair for Bolender Society Members Lindsay and Scott Ramon. Scott learned a love of the arts from his parents who took him to see performing arts as a child in Illinois, and …

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Zack Shafran Believes in Ballet

His mother introduced Bolender Society Member, Zack Shafran, to ballet and the arts as a child. His mother was an aspiring dancer growing up. A dream she had to give up in her teens due to a back injury. Her ballet slippers, preserved in a special display case, still hold a place…

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One experience can change a child’s life. For Crystal O’Dea at age 10, a trip to see “CATS” on Broadway with her grandparents awakened a love of dance that continues to this day. After seeing the show, she begged her parents to take a jazz dance class. That led her to Yvo…

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