Summer Programs

Summer Prep Classes

Summer Dance Training in Kansas City

Join us for an enriching and educational ballet experience this Summer!

Students participating in our Summer Intensive Prep Classes will gain a deeper appreciation for ballet and its rich history through dance classes with our outstanding faculty. Classes are available each summer at our Bolender Center campus.

Please read through our KCBS Health and Safety Protocols before enrolling your student.

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SI Prep

KCBS students in Level 4 and up are eligible for our SI Prep classes. Dancers who have been accepted into our 2022 Summer Intensive are also eligible to join our Summer Intensive Prep Classes.   KCBS will be hosting a placement class for dancers outside of our School, on Saturday 4/23 at our Johnson County Campus.  Placement is required to participate in our SI prep classes.

Summer Placement Class Info

Bolender Center

Week 1: $300
June 13 – 17
Monday – Friday

Week 2: $300
June 20 – 24
Monday – Friday


Group 1: Ages 11-13
Group 2: Ages 14-UP


New Dancers Need Placement

Conditioning 9:00 – 10:00 am
Ballet Technique 10:15 – 11:45 am
Lunch 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Modern/Jazz/Contemporary 12:30 -1:45 pm

Junior Summer Intensive

2022 Junior Summer Intensive

Johnson COunty Campus
June 13 – July 1, 2022

The Kansas City Ballet School’s Junior Summer Intensive is specifically designed with the young dancer (ages 9-14) in mind. This three-week program offers students a rigorous and comprehensive study of ballet technique and exposure to a broad variety of dance styles.

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Summer Intensive

2022 Summer Intensive

Bolender Center
June 27 – July 23, 2022


The Summer Intensive provides a deep dive into ballet technique as you prepare for a career as a professional ballet dancer. Programs are designed to address the individual technical and artistic needs of intermediate and advanced/pre-professional students. Classes are taught by KC Ballet School faculty and guests.


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Any student who wishes to enroll in our Pre-Professional classes must take a placement class to determine his or her skill level.

Contact the school today to schedule your placement class.

Additional Resources

Everything from dress code to location information to auditions, Kansas City Ballet’s Parent Resources will tell you everything you need to know to set up your child for success.

For Parents