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The Kennedy Center Activity Report

for

Kansas


The following represent those individuals, their respective companies and cities of origin that
participate in the Kennedy Center and its activities and oversight.


EDUCATION

Accessibility
This initiative ensures that all performances and events at The Kennedy Center are accessible to visitors and guests with disabilities and assists other organizations and individuals throughout the United States in establishing or improving access for people with disabilities to all aspects of the cultural arts.

2009 Kit Bardwell
Program Director, Accessible Arts, Inc.
Kansas City, KS
2009 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability

Organization
2009 Emily Vowiell
Director, Accessible Arts, Inc.
Kansas City, KS
2009 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability

Organization
2008 Kit Bardwell
Program Director, Accessible Arts, Inc.
Kansas City, KS
LEAD-August 2008

Participant
2008 Mr. Martin English
Executive Director, Accessible Arts, Inc.
Kansas City, KS
LEAD-August 2008

Participant
2008 Ms. Susan Raines
Executive Director, Bowlus Fine Arts Cultural Center
Iola, KS
LEAD-August 2008

Participant
2008 Ms. Angela Watson
Program Assistant, Accessible Arts, Inc.
Kansas City, KS
LEAD-August 2008

Participant
Sally Bailley
McCain, school of music, theater, and dance
Manhattan, ks 66506, KS
intersections arts and special education conference

Organization
American College Theatre Festival
A national competition, awards program and theater education program for colleges and their students.

2009 Robert Figueira
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS

School
2009 Susal Samuelson
Emporia State University
Emporia, KS

School
2007 Allen Community College
Iola, KS

School
2007 Baker University
Baldwin City, KS

School
2007 Coffeyville Community College
Coffeyville, KS

School
2007 Cowley College
Arkansas City, KS

School
2007 Dodge City Community College
Dodge City, KS

School
2007 EAT at University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS

School
2007 Emporia State University
Emporia, KS

School
2007 Hutchinson Community College
Hutchinson, KS

School
2007 Independence Community College
Independence, KS

School
2007 Johnson County Community College
Overland Park, KS

School
2007 Kansas City Kansas Community College
Kansas City, KS

School
2007 Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS

School
2007 Ottawa University
Ottawa, KS

School
2007 Southwestern College
Winfield, KS

School
2007 Washburn University
Topeka, KS

School
2007 Wichita State University
Wichita, KS

School
Capacity Building Program
An assembly of managers and directors from theaters, dance companies and music ensembles that are "of color" who will work collectively to strengthen their respective positions in their communities through a program of information exchange with Kennedy Center Management.

2005 Kansas City Symphony
Kansas City, KS

Participant
2005 Wichita Symphony
Wichita, KS

Participant
DeVos Institute of Arts Management Internship
College juniors, seniors and students who have not been out of school more than two years have the opportunity to intern in a specific department of The Kennedy Center.

2007 Rachael Jensen
Olathe, KS

Participant
2007 Ashley Ogzewalla
Olathe, KS

Participant
2005 Patrick Merkel
Lindsborg, KS

Participant
2004 Anne N. Emig
Emporia, KS

Participant
Events for Students
Live and satellite-based programs which are designed for high school and college-level students to participate in and develop a better understanding of the performing arts.

2003 Ms. Judy Stauffer
Topeka Public Schools
Topeka, KS
Distance Learning

Organization
Millennium Stage
Free performances are presented every day at 6:00 p.m. in The Kennedy Center's Grand Foyer.

2002 Wichita State University
Wichita, KS

School
2001 Big Twang
Belle Plaine, KS

Artist
2001 Big Twang
Belle Plaine, KS

Artist
2000 Richard Leo Johnson
Lawrence, KS

Artist
Partners in Education
The Performing Arts Centers and Schools is a program which works with cultural organizations and schools throughout the nation to expand their education programs with a primary focus on the education of teachers.

2010
The Lied Center of Kansas
, KS

Participant
2010
Lawrence Public Schools
Lawrence, KS

Participant
2009
Lied Center of Kansas
, KS
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
Lawrence Public Schools
, KS
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
Paramount Arts Center
, KS
Partnership teams

Participant
2007 Lawrence Public Schools
Lawrence, KS
Team entered program in 1991; 156 teachers participated in 11 workshops in 2002-2003. 290 teachers participated in 9 workshops in 2003-2004.

Participant
2007 Lied Center of Kansas, University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS
Team entered program in 1991; 156 teachers participated in 11 workshops in 2002-2003. 290 teachers participated in 9 workshops in 2003-2004.

Participant
Summer Music Institute
A four-week festival of orchestral and chambermusic for young people ages 15 to 21 at The Kennedy Center. The Institute consists of orchestral and chamber music coached by NSO musicians, conducting and master classes, private lessons with NSO musicians and additional enrichment sessions.

2010 Ji-Yeon Lee
Lawrence, KS
Instrument: violin II

Student
2008 Jonathan Dawson
Leawood, KS
Selected by competition in state

Artist
2008 Jay Mueller
Overland Park, KS
Selected by competition in state

Artist
2007 Jessica Borth
Olathe, KS
Selected by competition in state

Artist
2007 Philip Marten
Independence, KS
Selected by competition in state

Artist
2007 Sydney Menees
Oveland Park, KS
Selected by competition in state

Artist
2007 Annalise Ohse
Topeka, KS
Selected by competition in state

Artist
2007 Stevi-Jo Roberts
Winfield, KS
Selected by competition in state

Artist
9 Ji-Yeon Lee
Lawrence, KS
instrument played violin 1

Student
Theater for Young Audiences
An initiative which creates, commissions, produces, presents and tours performances for young people and their families both locally and nationally.

2110
C. L. Hoover Opera House
Junctio City, KS
Nobody's Perfect - April 1

Organization
2012
Johnson County Community College
Overland Park, KS
Locomotion February 16

Organization
2006 The Lied Center, University of Kansas
The Lied Center, University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS

Participant
2003 The Lied Center
Lawrence, KS
Imagination Celebration on Tour: The Nightingale (Partners in Education)

Participant
2003 The Lied Center
Lawrence, KS
Imagination Celebration on Tour: The Emperor's New Clothes (Partners in Education)

Participant
2002 The Lied Center
Lawrence, KS
Imagination Celebration on Tour: Harlem (Partners in Education)

Participant
2001 Historic Fox Theater
Hutchinson, KS
Imagination Celebration on Tour: Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse

Participant
2001 The Lied Center
Lawrence, KS
Imagination Celebration on Tour: Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse

Participant
2001 Memorial Hall
Independence, KS
Imagination Celebration on Tour: Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse (Sponsored by Diana Carlin, President's Advisory Committee on the Arts)

Participant
2000 Ric Averill
Playwright/Composer, Seem-to-Be Players
Lawrence, KS
New Visions/New Voices festival participant

Participant
2000 Johnson Community College/Yardley Hall
Overland Park, KS
Imagination Celebration on Tour: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Participant
2000 The Lied Center/Univ. of Kansas
Lawrence, KS
Imagination Celebration on Tour - My Lord What a Morning: The Marian Anderson Story (PACES)

Participant
2000 The Lied Center
Lawrence, KS
Imagination Celebration on Tour: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (Partners in Education)

Participant
2000 Graham Whitehead
Director, Seem to Be Players
Lawrence, KS
New Visions/New Voices festival participant

Participant