Musical Collaboration—Dr. Jordan Voth, New Company Pianist

The pianist is a vital role in the creative process in dance, especially when it comes to rehearsals. One of the biggest advantages to including a live musician early in the process is the ability to vary the speed of the music during the introduction of choreography. “A record…

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Cyndi James - Returning Home

One artist’s journey for the love of ballet   Cyndi James grew up in Washington D.C. Her father loved the arts, especially ballet. He took her to see Swan Lake when she was just 5 years old. The experience made a lasting impression and at age 7 Cyndi began ballet lessons at Th…

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2022-23 Dancer Profile: Andrew Vecseri

Andrew Vecseri is a native of Houston. This is his first season dancing with Kansas City Ballet. In October, he’ll dance the role of Albrecht in Devon Carney’s Giselle at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Read on to learn more about him. Q: HOW DID YOU GET …

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