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Music, Dance, Film Classes

Best. Summer. Ever.

Summer classes meet once a week for 8 weeks.  Classes begin Monday, June 5th and run through Tuesday, August 1st. 

No classes will be held on Monday, July 3 or Tuesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. 

Private Instruction is also available. Click here to learn about our Scholarship Program. 


Summer Music Classes

Music classes meet once a week for 8 weeks...beginning the week of June 6th. 

 Garage Bands

Play, collaborate, and create with others in a 'garage' rock band format. Every member will have the chance to try out the various instruments and roles:  electric guitar, keyboard, and vocals. Through experimentation and practice, the group will create its own unique sound.   STUDENTS MUST ALREADY HAVE SOME EXPERIENCE WITH THE GUITAR, BASS, KEYBOARD or DRUMS. 

Students must speak with Teaching Artist Chris Hudson prior to the first class.

Already in a band? Want to create a band with a group of friends?  Additional times are available for pre-formed groups - work with Chris Hudson to take your band's sound to the next level.

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Teaching  Artist Fee 
9 and up              Garage Band                 Tuesday             6:00-6:50pm             Chris Hudson  $115 
9 and up Garage Band   Thursday  6:00-6:50pm  Chris Hudson   $115
13 and up Advanced Garage Band    Wednesday  6:00-6:50pm  Chris Hudson   $115

ENROLL ONLINE - or call 816.531.4022 to enroll.

No classes will be held on Monday, July 3 or Tuesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. 

 

Summer Dance Classes

Dance Classes will meet once a week (unless otherwise noted) for 8 weeks.  Classes begin on June 6th!  

Parent & Me Classes

Parent & Me Classes are designed with the youngest dancer in mind.  These classes for 2-4 year olds with no previous dance class experience encourage Mom/Dad/Nanny to participate in building the dancer's confidence and security they’ll need to enjoy Pre-Ballet II without parents present.

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
2-4 years Parent & Me Pre-Ballet    Saturday   9:30-10:10am   Katie Schilling    $90

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022 

 

Pre-Ballet Classes

Students will learn basic ballet technique and practice to improve coordination skills and flexibility in this lively and positive class. Dancers are taught to march, skip, gallop, and soar through the air with pointed toes and straight knees preparing them for Ballet I.

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
3-6 years Pre-Ballet II-III     Saturday 10:15-10:55am Katie Schilling $90
3-6 years Pre-Ballet II-III  Wednesday 4:30-5:10pm Kim Shope $90

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 

Ballet I & II & III

Students will concentrate on ballet technique, correct French terminology and flexibility. Classes are structured to teach ballet movements that improve technique but also move and travel across the floor allowing for an energetic and lively class.

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Fee
6-13 years Ballet I and IIA Tuesday 4:30-5:20pm   Kim Shope $105  
7-15 years Ballet IIB and III Tuesday & Thursday    5:30-6:45pm Kim Shope     $240

*Students in Ballet II or III must have Miss Kim's approval.  

No classes will be held on Monday, July 3 or Tuesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 

Ballet IV - V

Ballet IV and Ballet V classes will greatly improve technique, strength, flexibility, musicality, grace and artistry. Ballet class combinations are created to build a greater knowledge base of terminology while also increasing the dancers ability to execute several steps together in one combination.  Classes will meet two times per week.

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist
Fee
8-18 years Ballet IV &  V  

Monday

Wednesday 

Thursday

4:30 - 5:45pm 

5:15 - 6:45pm

5:30 - 6:45pm

Katie Schilling

Kim Shope

Kim Shope

$340 

No classes will be held on Monday, July 3 or Tuesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 

Hip Hop I, II, III

These classes teach rhythm, coordination, and age-appropriate hip hop choreography with no suggestive music/movements.  Hip Hop is upbeat and great for kids who like to move!  No experience necessary for Hip Hop I.  Hip Hop II and III students must have completed Hip Hop I or have instructors approval.

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
5-10 years Hip Hop I Thursday    5:30-6:20pm    Wendy Harris      $105
8-18 years Hip Hop II-III  Thursday  6:30-7:20pm Wendy Harris  $105

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022.

 

Jazz

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
5-12 years Jazz I     Tuesday 5:30-6:20pm Molly Finnegan  $105

No classes will be held on Monday, July 3 or Tuesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 

Hip Hop / Jazz Combo

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
5-8 years Hip Hop /Jazz Combo (young) Saturday    11:00-11:50am    Chaffawn Smith     $105
8-18 years Hip Hop / Jazz Combo (older) Saturday 12:00-12:50pm Chaffawn Smith $105

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022.

 

Dance for Musical Theatre with Tap

After a jazz style warm up, students will learn dance choreography from a favorite kid friendly Broadway musical.  

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
8-18 years Dance for Musical Theatre with Tap   Wednesday   6:45-8:00pm   Bobbi Foudree   $125

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022.

 

Tap Classes

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
3-5 years Tiny Tappers   Wednesday    6:00-6:40pm    Bobbi Foudree    $90
5-12 years Tap Monday 5:00-5:50pm Amanda January   $105

No classes will be held on Monday, July 3 or Tuesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022 to enroll.

 

Lyrical 

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
11-18 years Lyrical Dance Tuesdays   6:45-7:35pm Molly Finnegan $105

No classes will be held on Monday, July 3 or Tuesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022.

 

Ballet / Jazz Combo

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
5-12 years Ballet / Jazz Combo   Monday    6:00-6:50pm    Katie Schilling    $105
5-12 years Ballet / Jazz Combo Saturday    11:00-11:50pm Katie Schilling    $105

No classes will be held on Monday, July 3 or Tuesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022.

 

Tumbling 

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
3-5 years Tiny Tumblers     Tuesday    4:30-5:10pm    Molly Finnegan    $90
5-12 years   Tumbling Wednesday    4:30-5:20pm Molly Finnegan     

$105

No classes will be held on Monday, July 3 or Tuesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE - or call 816.531.4022 to enroll.

 

Summer Film Making Class for Teens

This class will meet once a week for 6 weeks.  Classes begin the week of June 6th.  

 

Teen Film Making

Welcome to Film Class 101.  You will be working with Emmy nominated writer / producer / editor Sandy Woodson.  Sandy spent 17 years as a video and television producer for KCPT.  You will work in small groups and learn the basics of writing a script, scouting locations, creating a shot list, lighting, capturing audio, shooting and editing while creating your own 1 - 3 minute film.  

Age Group Class Name Date Class Time Artist Class Fee
12 +  Teen Film Making (6 weeks)    Saturday   10:00am-12:00pm   Sandy Woodson   $175

This new class will meet on June 10, 17, 24 and July 8, 15 and 22nd

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022 

 

Learn more about Scholarships based on financial need here.  See our Summer Camp offerings here. 



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