James Jordan http://kcur.org en After 30-Year Career With The Kansas City Ballet, James Jordan Moves On http://kcur.org/post/after-30-year-career-kansas-city-ballet-james-jordan-moves <p>After nearly three decades with the <a href="http://www.kcballet.org/">Kansas City Ballet</a>, Ballet Master James Jordan has accepted the same post with <a href="http://www.sarasotaballet.org/">The Sarasota Ballet</a> as of the 2014-2015 season.</p><p>Devon Carney, the Ballet's artistic director, said in a news release that Jordan's national reputation as a stager of Anthony Tudor ballets led to the Florida connection.</p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:11:53 +0000 Laura Spencer 53981 at http://kcur.org After 30-Year Career With The Kansas City Ballet, James Jordan Moves On [VIDEO] The Pounding Rhythms Of 'Carmina Burana' Open The Kansas City Ballet Season http://kcur.org/post/video-pounding-rhythms-carmina-burana-open-kansas-city-ballet-season <p>Carl Orff's “Carmina Burana” is based on Medieval poems about love, drinking, and spirituality – some bawdy and irreverent. For the Kansas City Ballet's epic-scaled production, music director Ramona Pansegrau leads the Kansas City Symphony, and a chorus, on-stage and in the balconies.</p> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Julie Denesha 26059 at http://kcur.org [VIDEO] The Pounding Rhythms Of 'Carmina Burana' Open The Kansas City Ballet Season