Remembering Elizabeth Hard-Simms

Elizabeth Hard-Simms joined Kansas City Civic Ballet in its seventh season in 1964. The Civic Ballet was still under the care of Founder Tatiana Dokoudovska. The following year Liz was selected as a soloist. Kansas City Civic Ballet Dancers Anne Fouts, Sarah Hall, Karan Loran, an…

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2020-21 Dancer Profile: Mia Steedle

This past fall, Mia Steedle joined Kansas City Ballet’s Company as an apprentice for the 2020-2021 Season. Mia is from Weston, Mass., and attended Boston Ballet School. Find out more about this talented young woman. Q: HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU STARTED DANCING? A: I started…

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2020-21 Trainee Profile: Brooke Amundrud

Q: TELL US WHEN YOU BECAME A DANCER? A: I was 13 when I started dancing. It was always something I loved, and I decided to give it a shot at a tiny dance studio in my home town. I fell in love with it. I was determined to catch up with other girls my

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