Arts Organization

Kansas City Ballet

Kansas City Ballet is a 30-member professional ballet company under the direction of Artistic Director Devon Carney and Executive Director Jeffrey J. Bentley.


Our professional company, the second company (comprised of KCB II and Trainees), professional dance school, and many community programs, seek to nurture and develop our artists, audiences, and students in the values inherent in the creativity, diversity, and joy of dance.


The Kansas City Ballet Community Engagement and Education Department reaches over 20,000 students and adults each year, and the Kansas City Ballet School provides dance training to over 2,000 students each year, at two locations.