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April 6, 2018


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06 Friday April 6, 2018 • 7:30 PM • Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts • See website for ticket info

Kansas City Ballet Presents “Diamonds”

In the first weekend of Kansas City Ballet’s Celebration of Dance, you’ll enjoy three ballets including a KC premiere by Matthew Neenan. George Balanchine’s Diamonds recalls the order and grandeur of Imperial Russia and the Maryinsky Theater, where Balanchine was trained. It is the third and final ballet of Balanchine’s Jewels and is a glorious culmination of beauty and elegance. Petite Mort, translated from French, means “little death” and it passionately depicts the vulnerability of our lives. Jirí Kylián holds world-wide acclaim and has been one of the most influential voices in the progression of dance in the past decades,… info

1601 Broadway, Kansas City, MO, 64108
7:30 PM


06 Friday April 6, 2018 • 6:00pm -10:00pm • Kansas CIty Young Audiences • Free

The Whole Person's Expressions Art Exhibition

 Expessions Art Exhibition celebrates the artists' abilities and unique talents and adds diversity to the Kansas City Arts Community this community open night celebration features entertainment, refreshments, silent auction and an artist meet and greet. The exhibit is at the Kansas City Young Audience location at 3732 Main Street , Kansas City, Mo.  For more information contact lklees@thewholeperson.org   The Whole Person is a Center for Independent Living founded in 1978 as a private, non-residential, non-profit organization providing a full range of community-based services for people with disabilities.  For more than 30 years, TWP has been a leader in representing… info

3732 Main Street, Kansas City, Mo, 64112
6:00pm -10:00pm
816-627-2220


06 Friday April 6, 2018 • 6:30 pm • Grand Ballroom at the KC Convention Center • $200

The Angel's Gala benefit for The Children's Place

  The Angel Board of The Children's Place is proud to host the 6th annual Angels' Gala.  All proceeds will benefit the programs and services provided at The Children's Place.  Guests will enjoy cocktails from the open bar, a delicious dinner, excitement of the live auction with the Nigro Brothers, and dancing and entertainment.     About Us   SINCE 1978, THE CHILDREN’S PLACE HAS BEEN COMMITTED TO MEETING THE DEVELOPMENTAL AND MENTAL HEALTH NEEDS OF THE VERY YOUNGEST SURVIVORS OF ABUSE, NEGLECT AND OTHER TRAUMA. Within the Kansas City community and beyond, the agency’s specialized expertise in working with traumatized young… info

301 W 13th Street, Kansas City, MO, 64105 map it
6:30 pm
816-363-1898


06 Friday April 6, 2018 • 6:30-10:00 pm • Starlight Theater • $150-$2500

Masks for Aid - Sponsored by HNC Living Foundation

The journey of discovery takes many forms. Through an exclusive integrated media experience featuring the testimonials from those impacted by our work, discover your purpose and your place in our story. MASKS for AID returns to the enclosed stage at Starlight Theatre with a powerful new multi-faceted artistic presentation. Guests will graze from an array of creative cuisine stations and explore one-of-a-kind art by local artists. MASKS for AID is the signature fundraising event for HNC Living Foundation, a Kansas City-based nonprofit foundation providing financial assistance for head and neck cancer patients in need. info

4600 Starlight Road, Kansas City, MO, 64132
6:30-10:00 pm


06 Friday April 6, 2018 • 6:30 - 11:00 pm • The Grand Hall at Power and Light • $80

Soiree 2018 - A Black & White Affair Benefitting Catholic Charities

Dine.  Dance. Drink. Donate. Don't miss your chance to join the Junior Board of Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph for the 6th annual Soiree Kansas City.  You'll enjoy a night of great food, drinks, live music and dancing - all in support of a good cause.   info

1330 Baltimore Avenue, Kansas City, MO, 64105
6:30 - 11:00 pm


06 Friday April 6, 2018 • 6:oo pm • Kansas City Young Audiences • Free

Expressions Art Exhibition

Showcasing artists with disabilities. The 8th Annual Expressions Art Exhibition celebrates the artists' abilities and unique talents! Opening night reception will include entertainment, refreshments, silent auction, photo booth, and an artist meet & greet! info

3732 Main Street
3732 Main Street, Kansas City, MO, 64111 map it
6:oo pm