Gary Abbott, Talks on 11/10 @ ArtsBar

UMKC Professor Gary Abbott has danced for companies in Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Denver. He has choreographed for companies in Denver, Cleveland, and Gillette, WY. Gary co-founded Deeply Rooted Dance Theater in 1995. The company’s mission to re-imagine contemporary dance by bringing together modern, classical and African-American traditions. Deeply Rooted Dance Theater was the first

Jane Gotch, Talks on 11/10 @ ArtsBar

Jane Gotch has a Rocket Grant, three Inspiration Grants, The Innovation in the Arts Award, and a CSF Generative Performing Artist Award. She has collaborated with artists Johanna Brooks, Brad Cox, Leo Gayden, Helen Gillet, Shawn Hansen, Peregrine Honig, Miles Neidenger, Paul Rudy, Mark Southerland and many others. Her choreography has been self-produced and presented

GUILDit at ArtsBar, 11/10

Join us on….. Thursday, 11/10, 6:20-7:30pm, at Uptown ArtsBar 3611 Broadway St; Kansas City, MO 64111 Find out how our dynamic artists do what they do and more…. – ( The Uptown Arts Bar is catty-corner from the Uptown Theatre) – (Parking is in the back of the bar) (Arts Bar is a 21+ venue) – (The

GUILDit at Kauffman FDN, Wed. 11/16

Hang with KC Artists during Global Entrepreneur Week! Wednesday, 11/16, 10:30-11:30am * new time * @ the Kauffman Foundation 4801 Rockhill Road. Kansas City, Missouri 64110 (Between the Nelson-Atkins & UMKC. Plenty of parking. Enter through the west doors, nearest to the street.) Ask them how they do what they do and more….

Sara Sally LaGrand is an internationally known glass artist who has taught flameworking in Switzerland, France, England and all over the US. She has been awarded by the Bead Museum of Washington DC, Bead Button Magazine, and many local organizations. Her work has been published nationally and internationally. Sara is now using her connections and reputation to

Genevieve Flynn has won national and international silversmith awards including the International Saul Bell Design Award. Plus, she has created a Metal Arts Visiting Master’s Program where she has hosts national and international master level instructors in jewelry. She is starting a new line by creating collectable, one of a kind sterling silver vessels and

GUILDit at Kemper Museum, 10/27

Join us on….. Thursday, 10/27, 12-1pm, at the Kemper Museum 4420 Warwick Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64111 Find out how our dynamic artists do what they do and more…. The Kemper Museum, 4420 Warwick Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64111, just West of the Nelson-Atkins Museum and The Kansas City Art Institute.

Our Lineup: July-Nov.

Our audience and alums asked for eves, and we are delivering. Now you can attend GUILDit in the afternoons and evenings. Plus, we added the Uptowns Arts Bar as a venue, and you can still catch us at the Kemper Museum. Check out our new times: July 28th – Dec. 8th – 2nd Thursday 6:30-7:30pm at the