The Bolender Center




Belly Dance on the Fringe has classic 50’s Egyptian, jazzy fusion, North African country and some Turkish delight. It’s our 9th year of bringing our all ages fun and family appropriate dance program. Guest artist Rahil joins us for this fast paced hour. ... whole lotta shakin’ goin’ on... 60m G


Nritya School of Indian Dance and Music

Nritya will be presenting dances of India that include classical styles of Bharathanatyam, Kathak, Odissi; and instrumental music including veena (a rare Indian string instrument), violin (string), and tabla (percussion). Showcasing Guest Artist Sarmishtha Sarkar from Ahemadabad, India. 60m G Dance


River Cow Orchestra/The Writer’s Place/Kacico Dance

A unique presentation combining some of Kansas City’s finest talent. A unique collaboration: Writers Place Poets, Kacico Contemporary Dance and River Cow Orchestra. A unique simultaneous experience: music, movement, and verse. A “must see” event at the 2015 Kansas City Fringe Festival. 60m PG Dance



Kacico Dance

Kansas City Contemporary Dance – Kacico Dance – brings their sold-out 2013 performance to Fringe this year. A true Kansas City collaboration, “Reflection” features the choreography of Kacico’s artistic directors, Holly Noel Harmison, Allison McKinzie and Maggie Osgood Nicholls, set to a score by local musician Hunter Long, and costuming by Eleve Dancewear. This performance is driven by music and space and will satisfy all audiences. 60m G Dance



Undivided-SuzanneRyan.jpgSuzanne Ryan and Halley Willcox

Check. This. Out! Ryan|Willcox [un]divided is an evening of modern dance featuring choreography by Suzanne Ryan and Halley Willcox. Influenced by their artistry locally and Internationally, this collaborative performance explores dance, music and text inspired by local and global perspectives on the human experience. Join us for an evening of artistic risk in pursuit of life’s [un]divided journey. 60m G Dance


Synergy-DefyDanceDefy Dance Project and Heartlines Dance Company

Synergy, a collaborative show presented by Defy Dance Project and Heartlines Dance Company, features an evocative array of contemporary works performed by local artists creating an innovative and robust dance experience for audiences of all ages. Synergy brings together movement and music through the art of dance portrayed by two of Kansas City’s newest and most dynamic dance companies. 60m Dance



VidaDance is a movement – art, expression, life. What’s the Pointe? demonstrates VidaDance’s belief that concert dance should be easily understood and appreciated by everyone. Experience excellent, funny, compelling, and relevant dance pieces that you will connect with on a deeply personal level. What’s the Pointe? is VidaDance’s family-friendly premiere performance and will include an eclectic blend of ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical, contemporary, and a few surprises! 60m G


500 W Pershing Rd
Kansas City, MO 64108