Kimberly Cowen http://kcur.org en Kansas City Ballet Announces Retirement Of Veteran Dancer http://kcur.org/post/kansas-city-ballet-announces-retirement-veteran-dancer <p>Described as the "epitome of balletic grace," Kimberly Cowen is the one remaining Kansas City Ballet dancer hired by the late Todd Bolender, former artistic director. But, it's the end of an era.</p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 17:30:09 +0000 Laura Spencer 12568 at http://kcur.org Kansas City Ballet Announces Retirement Of Veteran Dancer Playing Romeo And Juliet http://kcur.org/post/playing-romeo-and-juliet <p>"Romeo and Juliet," Shakespeare's classic story of two star-crossed lovers, has inspired musical, film, and theatrical adaptations. It's also one of the most popular ballets. Kansas City Ballet's production of Romeo and Juliet brings this story of young love to the stage.</p> Thu, 16 Feb 2012 20:43:22 +0000 Laura Spencer 12660 at http://kcur.org Playing Romeo And Juliet The Kansas City Ballet presents "Giselle" http://kcur.org/post/kansas-city-ballet-presents-giselle <p>Kansas City, Mo. – This weekend, the Kansas City Ballet presents "Giselle," an evening-length ballet about a peasant girl who falls in love with a nobleman in disguise.</p> Wed, 09 Mar 2011 14:37:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 2185 at http://kcur.org The Kansas City Ballet presents "Giselle"