The Winter Dance Performance:

A KCYA Student Dance Performance


Rehearsals: January 9-26
Performances: Thursday, January 26th at 6:30pm



Performing is an important part of a dancers training! This performance opportunity is open to students enrolled in a fall dance class, except for our Tiny dancers.


We will begin practicing some of the steps for this performance during our regular weekly classes, but official rehearsals will occur in January.


Registration Fee: $145 - $165 (plus a 4% processing fee). Fees include enrollment, costumes, show t-shirt, and 2 complimentary tickets. If your child is enrolled in more than one class, they are invited to participate in performances for each class. Call LaTeesha for assistance. 816.531.4022. 


Additional information will be announced in early October.

Enroll by November 19th to get the early enrollment discount and SAVE 10%!  All dancers must be enrolled by December 3rd!


*Limited scholarships are available for those who qualify.


Rehearsals: January 9th - January 26th. (roughly 4:00pm - 8:00pm, daily) The first two weeks of rehearsal are similar to typical class schedule. The final week of rehearsal will require a larger time commitment includidng our first rehearsals at the venue and the final dress rehearsal, the day before the performance. 


Tickets: Each dancer will receive two complimentary tickets. Additional tickets may be purchased for $5 each. 


T-shirts: One show t-shirt is included in the enrollment fee; additional shirts will be available for advanced purchase (for $15) at enrollment time or by contacting LaTeesha (816.531.4022, by December 3rd.


Conflicts: Please review the rehearsal schedule as soon as possible. We ask that you make arrangements during this time to ensure your attendance. If you know of scheduling conflicts during rehearsals, we ask that you email Miss Kim Shope ( before you register. We may be able to accommodate your scheduling conflict.


Illness: We ask that you contact the office to report any absences due to illness (816.531.4022).


Costumes and Make-up: There are no additional costume fees; however, each dancer is expected to provide their own basic underpinnings including: camisole/leotard for modesty, tights/bottoms and shoes. 

  • Costumes will be provided by and returned to KCYA and will generally slip on over these base pieces for rehearsals and fittings, so form-fitted pieces are best.
  • Light or flesh-tone camisoles are recommended for wearing under costumes.
  • Hair should be pulled back in a ponytail, pigtails or ballet bun which will be determined by your teacher. An email with more information will be sent closer to the show date.
  • Make-up is not provided or recommended for our dancers, but natural light foundation, blush or lipstick can be worn at your discretion.
  • Fingernail polish should be removed for dress rehearsal and performance.
  • Dancers should arrive with their hair and make-up completed whenever possible.


All enrollments are processed online through Active Camp and Class Manager. There is a small (4%) fee added to the class costs to cover part of the administration fees.