Due to COVID-19 classes will be conducted both in studio starting June 1st & will continue LIVE virtually
See details below for reopening plan
CALL NOW for availability for 2020-2021 Fall CLASSES 816-224-5505.
* Ask about parent policy for new Creative Movement students*
NEW ! Special Live Zoom class created for children age 3 1/2 - 6 . Saturday 9:00 am . Starts in September ! This is a LIVE class tailored for young students dancing at home. Each child will receive a Free Ballet Tote bag with accessories to use during class. The instructor will not wear a mask as there are no in person students in this class. This enables students at home to see the teachers facial expression and receive feedback.
Creative Movement students who attend class in person will receive a tote that will stay at the studio.
2020-2021 FALL/WINTER/SPRING Schedule now available under "Classes"
SIGN UP NOW!!!
FALL Registration Form: CLICK HERE
*** Studio Procedures***
All students who will be participating in classes at the studio must have Parent / Legal Guardian sign this Waiver: CLICK HERE
Once the studio begins to reopen JUNE 1ST, we will have several new procedures in place to keep our dancers, faculty and families safe & healthy.
- Class sizes will be limited to allow for social distancing.
-Studio rooms have been measured & marked to allow 6 ft or more around each dancer at all times
*Studio will be professionally sanitized with Smart Coating which neutralizes viruses on contact for up to 90 days. This includes ballet barres, doors, bathrooms, light switches, Magical Kingdom Mats, chairs, hand rails, etc. Additional cleaning will be implemented as well.
- Temperatures will be taken upon entering the studio
-Teachers, Students & Parents will be required to wear protective masks while inside the studio
-Students will need to wash hands upon entering the studio. Hand sanitizer will be provided for the younger students who may require help with washing hands.
- Students will only be allowed to be dropped off & picked up at designated areas. Parents will not be allowed to wait inside
*** Please ask about parent policy for new Creative Movement students***
*Downstairs classes will enter/ exit through the back door( Remember: DO NOT PARK BEHIND STUDIO). Upstairs classes will enter/exit through the front door that leads to the staircase*
-No props will be used in class
-Anyone who has traveled to a hot spot will not be allowed to return to the studio for two weeks
-Sick children MUST STAY HOME
-All Makeups will need to be done virtually in order to limit class sizes
-Virtual classes will continue for those who do not feel comfortable re-entering the studio
* Additional Parking can be found across the street from Americas Community Bank with 150 spaces available
In studio classes have returned as of June 1st. In light of the pandemic that is occurring in our nation right now, Blue Springs Ballet will continue to offer LIVE online classes until the last day of Summer August 21st. Starting in the Fall only select classes will be offered virtually. These classes are indicated on our Fall 2020-2021 schedule shown under "classes" page. Virtual classes are conducted LIVE with your normal instructor. Clients will login at their usual class time to have their class with their normal instructor. Classes will be adjusted to fit in smaller spaces. We encourage families to join in the fun with our younger dancers!
Again this is only temporary, we hope to see you all back in the studio soon.
As a small business we thank you for your understanding during this time!
To attend your virtual class, you can go to Zoom.com to use on computer or to use on phone, download the Free Zoom Cloud Meeting app compatible with both Android & Apple phones.
No account or login is needed. You will click Join Meeting and enter the MeetingID # that will be sent to you via remind text.
Once you have joined the meeting, you will need to allow permission to access audio to hear instructor.
Please stay tuned for login details to be sent to you via remind text.
How to makeup a class ?
* Classes that have been missed due to inclement weather or other circumstances may be made up at your convenience.
Please call 816-224-5505 and leave a message with the date and time you plan on attending.
You do not need to receive a call back from us, just bring your student to the time indicated.
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Parking For The Nutcracker is available at 1600 S Withers Rd -The Theatre entrance is in the Liberty Parks & Rec Community Center. Also at Liberty Middle School 1500 S. Withers Rd and 1115 Blackberry Dr. Parking Lots are adjacent to the Liberty Performing Arts Theatre.
Do not park directly behind the studio as it is owned by B & G Leasing and they may tow your vehicle.
Public parking is available on Main St. in front of the studio.
Additional parking is available at 12th & Main St. and 11th & Main St.
2019 Congratulations to Elizabeth Nelson, Grace Carpenter, Hannah Brown, Addison Collins, Leah Lawatsch and Kyley Shackles who received $8,400 in scholarships to attend Summer Dance Programs. The scholarships were provided by our non profit Friends of Blue Springs Ballet.
2019 Congratulations to all dancers attending summer programs ! Elizabeth Nelson is attending Joffrey Ballet on full tuition scholarship. Grace Carpenter and Hannah Brown will attend Rock School of Pennysylvania. Addison Collins will attend Nashville Ballet. Leah Lawatsch will attend Missouri Contemporary Ballet. Kyley Shackles will attend Lawrence Ballet / KU Intensive. The dancers were chosen to attend after auditioning for their specific programs.
2018 Congratulations to Celia Allen, Rebekah Bean, Grace Carpenter, Rebekah Lawatsch, Elizabeth Nelson, Hannah Brown and Hannah Mc Henry who were awarded $11,000 in scholarships to attend Summer Dance Programs. The scholarships were provided by our non-profit Friends of the Blue Springs Ballet.
2018 Congratulations to Celia Allen, Rebekah Bean, Grace Carpenter, Rebekah Lawatsch , Elizabeth Nelson and Hannah Brown who auditioned and were accepted to the International Ballet Workshop at the 2018 USA IBC. Celia Allen was also accepted to Fort Wayne Ballet and offered a scholarship. Grace Carpenter and Hannah Brown were accepted to University of Indiana Dance Program. Addison Collins and Hannah McHenry were accepted to Missouri Contemporary Ballet Summer Program. Elizabeth Nelson was one of two students chosen at the International Ballet School for a full scholarship to attend Joffrey Ballet in 2019.
2017 Congratulations to Celia Allen, Rebekah Lawatsch and Elizabeth Nelson who were awarded scholarships to attend Summer Dance Programs by our non-profit Friends of Blue Springs Ballet.
2017 Congratulations to Celia Allen, Rebekah Lawatsch, Elizabeth Nelson, Rebekah Bean, Grace Carpenter and Hannah Brown for being accepted to Summer programs across the country. Celia Allen was accepted by Tulsa Ballet Theatre. Grace Carpenter and Hannah Brown were accepted by Orlando Ballet. Elizabeth Nelson, Rebekah Lawatsch, Grace Carpenter and Rebekah Bean were accepted by Kansas City Ballet. Rebekah Bean was also offered a scholarship from Kansas City Ballet. Grace Carpenter and Elizabeth Nelson were accepted by Missouri Contemporary Ballet.
2016 Congratulations to Natalie Pace, Adison Richardson, Victoria Law, Liz Law,
Loren Limas, Elizabeth Nelson, Grace Carpenter,, Abby Meyer, Sophie Huffman,
Rebekah Bean and Rebekah Lawatsch who all received scholarships from our non-profit organization Friends of Blue Springs Ballet.
2016 Congratulations to Adison Richardson, Victoria Law , Celia Allen , Rebekah Lawatsch, Rebekah Bean and Grace Carpenter for being accepted to Summer Dance Programs across the country. Adison Richardson was accepted by Austin Ballet. Victoria Law was accepted by Atlanta Ballet. Celia Allen was accepted by ABT ( American Ballet Theatre ) , Atlanta Ballet and Tulsa Ballet. Rebekah Lawatsch , Rebekah Bean and Grace Carpenter were accepted by Tulsa Ballet. Rebekah Bean was also offered a scholarship.
2015 Congratulations to CheyAnn Kimbrough, Adison Richardson, Samantha Schmitz and Delaney Wright. They were all awarded scholarships by our non-profit organization Friends of the Blue Springs Ballet to attend Missouri Contemporary Ballet and Storling Ballet Theatre's Summer Intensive workshops.
2015 Congratulations to Ali Isaacks ! She was accepted to Missouri State University as a Dance Major. Only 20% of the students who audition are accepted into the program. She will also major in graphic design. Congratulations to Torri Hicks, Adison Richardson and Delaney Wright who were all accepted to Fort Wayne Ballet's Summer Intensive. Adison Richardson also received a scholarship offer from Fort Wayne Ballet. CheyAnn Kimbrough, Delaney Wright, and Adison Richardson were accepted into Missouri Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive. Adison Richardson also received a partial scholarship. CheyAnn, Delaney and Adison plan to attend the Missouri Contemporary Ballet program.
2014 Congratulations to Rebecca Adams, Ali Isaacks, Christina Luca, Natalie Pace, Adison Richardson, Olivia West and Delaney Wright . They were awarded a total of $5500 in scholarships to attend The 2014 International Ballet Workshop in Jackson Mississippi. These Scholarships were awarded by our non-profit organization Friends of Blue Springs Ballet.
2014 Congratulations to Kelly Jameson for being accepted into the University of Nebraska's Dance Program. She was offered a renewable scholarship of $2000. She was also accepted on their Dance Team. Congratulations to Adison Richardson for being offered a scholarship to attend Fort Wayne Ballet's Summer Dance Intensive. She was also accepted to attend Kansas City Ballet's Summer Program.
2013 Nine Blue Springs Ballet Company members were awarded scholarships to Ballet Intensive Workshops. Rebecca Adams, Sarah Grumke, Torri Hicks , Ali Isaacks, Kayla Munze, Natalie Pace, Adison Richardson, Olivia West and Delaney Wright were awarded scholarships by Friends of Blue Springs Ballet our non-profit organization.
2013 Congratulations to Ali Isaacks for getting accepted to American Ballet Theater's Summer Dance Intensive and Orlando Ballet's Summer Intensive where she was also offered a scholarship to attend. She plans to attend Orlando Ballet's Summer Intensive. Congratulations to Kayla Munze for getting accepted into UMKC's Dance program. Kayla is also on UMKC's Competitive Dance Team. She was also accepted to Orlando Ballet's Summer Intensive. Michelle Pace is on the Avila University Competitive Dance Team.
2012 Congratulations to Ali Isaacks, Kelly Jameson and Michelle Pace for getting accepted into Joffrey Ballet’s Summer Intensives and Trainee Programs! The girls auditioned and were accepted to the following elite programs across the United States: LA Joffrey, Joffrey New York Ballet Intensive and Performance, New York Young Dancer Program, New York Pre-Professional and Professional Program, Joffrey South Georgia, Jr. Trainee and Advanced Trainee, Joffrey Ballet & Bolshoi Foreign Exchange and Joffrey Year Round Trainee Program.
2011 Congratulations to Natalie Upton! She was accepted to UMKC's Dance Program. She has been offered a $3,500.00 per year scholarship renewable for five years. Natalie has studied ballet with Blue Springs Ballet for 14 years. She was a member of Blue Springs Ballet Company for 5 years.
CLICK ON "OUR STAFF" to see other colleges, programs and professional companies where our students have been accepted.
Exciting Classes available Jazz, Lyrical ,Magical Kingdom of Dance, FairyTale Ballet, Creative Movement, Pre-ballet, Ballet from beginning - advanced, pointe, pas de deux, variations and stretch & technique.
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