Karole Armitage

Julie Denesha / KCUR

The Kansas City Ballet tops off its 55th season with a playful mix of dance.

Julie Denesha / KCUR

Choreographer Karole Armitage, a native of Lawrence, Kan. says artist Jackson Pollock can be viewed as "a metaphor for the creative process"; his lines of dripped and poured paint are like a dance. Kansas City Ballet concludes its season with a world premiere by Armitage, exploring the intersection between art, jazz, and dance.