Summer Session Classes

Summer classes meet once a week for 8 weeks: June 4th - July 28.

 

Many families will qualify for Scholarship Assistance.
Please call 816-531-4022 for more information.

 

No classes will be held on Wednesday, July 4.
Those classes will be made up on Wednesday, 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 4th. 

 

 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.

 

Ages Class  Day Time Teaching  Artist      Fee 
8 - 12      Beginning Garage Band       Monday            6:00-6:50pm      Chris Hudson $120
8 - 18 Garage Band  Tuesday 6:00-6:50pm  Chris Hudson  $120
8 - 18 Garage Band Thursday 5:00-5:50pm Chris Hudson $120
8 - 18 Garage Band Thursday 6:00-6:50pm Chris Hudson $120
11 + Advanced Garage Band   Wednesday      6:00-6:50pm  Chris Hudson  $120

 

No classes will be held on Wednesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Wednesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or Call 816.531.4022

 

 


 

Summer Dance Classes

 

Dance Classes will meet once a week (unless otherwise noted) for 8 weeks. Classes begin on June 4th

 

We are excited to announce that select dance students will be performing at Dance in the Park in September. More information to come, but participation will be limited to students who enroll in Summer Dance Classes. 

 

Parent & Me Pre-Ballet

 

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.

 

Ages Class  Day Time Teaching Artist      Fee     
2 - 4       Parent & Me Pre-Ballet      Saturday      9:30-10:10am      Katie Schilling      $95

 

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.

 

Ages      Class      Day Time Artist Fee     
3 - 5  Pre-Ballet      Saturday 10:15-10:55am      Katie Schilling     $95
3 - 5      Pre-Ballet   Thursday      4:30-5:10pm Christi Coffey $95

 

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

 

Ages Class       Day Time Artist Fee
5 - 9      Ballet I Saturday 11:00-11:50am      Katie Schilling      $110     
5 - 9 Ballet I Wednesday 4:30-5:20pm Bobbi Foudree $110     
7 - 13      Ballet II Wednesday      4:30-5:20pm Kim Shope $110     
7 - 13 Ballet III      Tuesday 4:30-5:20pm Kim Shope $110     

 

No classes will be held on Wednesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Wednesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Ballet IV & V & VI

 

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 for Ballet IV and 3 times per week for Ballet V and VI.

 

Ages      Class  Day Time Artist Fee     

7 - 14

 

Ballet IV

 

Tuesday

Thursday

4:30 - 5:40pm

4:30 - 5:40pm

Kim Shope

Kim Shope

$250

 

           

8 - 18     

 

 

Ballet V &  VI     

 

     

Monday

Tuesday 

Thursday     

4:30 - 5:55pm 

5:45 - 7:10pm

5:45 - 7:10pm     

Katie Schilling     

Kim Shope

Kim Shope

$350     

 

 

 

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.

 

Ages Class  Day Time Artist Fee
5 -  9      Hip Hop I Monday     5:15-6:05pm      Mady Thelen $110     
5 -  9 Hip Hop I Thursday 5:15-6:05pm     Mady Thelen $110     
7 - 18       Hip Hop II-III      Thursday      6:15-7:05pm Mady Thelen      $110     
7 - 18  Hip Hop II-III  Monday 6:15-7:05pm Mady Thelen  $110     

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Jazz

 

Ages Class  Day Time Artist Fee
5 - 13      Jazz I-II     Tuesday      6:20-7:10pm      Molly Finnegan      $110     

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Hip Hop / Jazz Combo

 

Ages Class  Day Time Artist  Fee
3 - 5 Tiny Hip Hop/Jazz Combo      Saturday 11:00-11:40am Christi Coffey $95
5 - 9  Hip Hop /Jazz Combo I Saturday    10:00-10:50am    Christi Coffey    $110     

 

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.  

 

Ages  Class  Day Time Artist Fee
9 - 18      Dance for Musical Theatre with Tap      Wednesday      7:15-8:30pm      Bobbi Foudree      $130     

 

No classes will be held on Wednesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Wednesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Tap/Jazz Classes

 

Ages Class  Day Time Artist Fee
3 - 5  Tiny Tap/Jazz Combo      Wednesday      5:30-6:10pm      Bobbi Foudree      $95
5 - 13      Tap/Jazz Combo Wednesday    6:15-7:05pm Bobbi Foudree   $110       

 

No classes will be held on Wednesday, July 4. Those classes will be made up on Wednesday, August 1. 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Ballet/Jazz Combo

 

Ages Class  Day Time Artist Fee
5 - 13       Ballet / Jazz Combo I-II      Saturday      12:00-12:50pm    Katie Schilling    $110     

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Tumbling

 

Age  Class  Day Time Artist Fee
3 - 5  Tiny Tumblers      Tuesday      4:30-5:10pm      Molly Finnegan    $95
5 - 13      Tumbling I - II Tuesday  5:20-6:10pm Molly Finnegan     

$110     

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022


 

Lyrical

 

Ages Class  Day Time Artist Fee
14 +      Lyrical for Teens and Adults      Tuesdays      7:20-8:10pm      Molly Finnegan      $110     

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Ballroom

 

Ages Class  Day Time Artist Fee
14 +      Ballroom for Teens and Adults      Thursday      7:15-8:05pm      Romeo Bagunu     $110     

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

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.

 

Ages      Class  Day Time Artist Fee
12 +  Teen Film Making (6 weeks)      Saturday      10:00am-12:00pm      Sandy Woodson      $180     

 

This new class will meet on June 9, 16, 23, 30 and July 7, 14th.

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Learn more about Scholarships based on financial need here. 

See our Summer Camp offerings here.