March 23-26, 2023

New Moves

Intimate and inventive ... a showcase of creativity."

- The Kansas City Star

About the Show

New Moves, one of Kansas City Ballet’s most popular performances, showcases contemporary ballet in an intimate setting. This limited-run production gives audiences a chance to see tomorrow’s sought-after choreographers today! An up-close and visceral experience for audience and dancer alike, all performances are held in the Bolender Center’s Michael and Ginger Frost Studio Theater. Come see our Kansas City Ballet artists and emerging choreographers discover bold new ways of expression and feel the athleticism, beauty, power, and passion of never-before-seen dance creations!

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Artist Conversations

KCB Dancer Chat: New Moves

Wednesday, March 8, 2023, 6:30-7:15 p.m.
Virtual on Facebook LIVE

KC Ballet Dancer Chats are a FREE community engagement, and education series designed to allow the broader public to engage with and learn more about professional dancers from Kansas City Ballet. This Dancer Chat features three KCB company dancers chatting about their roles in KCB’s production of New Moves and sharing interesting aspects of their life journey and dance experiences. A Kansas City community professional will moderate this relaxed, informal conversation. All Dancer Chats take place on Facebook LIVE.

Dance Speaks: New Voice, New Moves

Wednesday, March 15, 2023
Hilliard Gallery | 1820 McGee St, Kansas City, MO 64108
6:30-7:30 p.m. | New Voices, New Moves Panel

Kansas City Ballet Artistic Director Devon Carney and New Moves’ cutting-edge choreographers invite Dance Speaks patrons to join them in an engaging conversation inspired by their creative process and the creation of original contemporary ballets on KC Ballet. The program includes an audience Q and A. Tickets are $12 and are on sale on August 15.

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