Kansas City Ballet Dance School

Junior Summer Intensive

Kids Summer Ballet Intensive in Kansas City

The perfect way for aspiring dancers to spend their summer days!

June 1 – 26, 2020
Johnson County Campus

The Kansas City Ballet School’s Junior Summer Intensive is specifically designed with the young dancer in mind. This four-week program offers students a rigorous and comprehensive study of ballet technique and exposure to a broad variety of dance styles. All curriculum in this program is presented in a nurturing and positive environment at Kansas City Ballet School’s Johnson County Campus. Students will experience a truly unique program working with members of the Kansas City Ballet’s artistic staff, nationally acclaimed guest teachers and school faculty.

Kansas City Ballet Junior Summer Intensive

Important Dates

Admitted students must secure their spot in the program by March 20, 2020.
Spaces are limited.

February 12, 2020 – Video Auditions Due
February 15, 2020 – Junior Summer Intensive Audition at the Bolender Center

12:00-1:00 Registration
1:00-2:30 Audition Class

March 20, 2020 – Registration and Deposit due
March 20, 2020 – Merit Scholarship Acceptance due
May 1, 2020 – Tuition Balance Due


Students attend class Monday through Friday from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (June 1-26).

Classes for 2020 may include:

Ballet Technique
Musical Theatre
Stage Acting
Dance History


Tuition $1,400
Deposit *Applied toward the total tuition cost $250

Merit Scholarships

Merit scholarships are awarded based on the audition and students receiving them will be notified in their acceptance letter. Merit scholarships must be accepted by March 20, 2020.

Need-Based Financial Aid

KCBS offers a limited amount of need-based financial aid for the Junior Summer Intensive.

Financial Aid application

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Will housing be provided?

Dormitory housing is not provided for Junior Intensive students.

Below is a list of hotels located near the Johnson County Campus for out-of-town students:

Extended Stay America
5401 W 110th St
Overland Park, KS 66211
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites
10920 Nall Ave
Overland Park, KS 66211
Embassy Suites
10601 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS 66212
Hyatt Place
5001 W 110th St
Overland Park, KS 66211

Will there be a performance?

Students will showcase their progress in an informal demonstration on Friday, June 26 in the Michael and Ginger Frost Studio Theater at the Bolender Center. A reception will follow the demonstration.