Crescendo in Motion is the official performance company of Crescendo Conservatory. Crescendo in Motion performs works set by current and former professionals and takes part in city wide collaborative art events. Past performances include the Future Stages Festival at the Kauffman Center for Performing Arts, the Fringe Festival, Kansas City Chalk and Walk Festival, Chinese Year Celebration at Yardley Hall ,The Nutcracker Tea Party and numerous other community service presentations.
- Dancers must be at least 11 years old.
- Once in CiM, dancers are required to be registered for a minimum of 8 hours of dance per week.
- Dancers must be at least 10 years old and currently enrolled in ballet level 2 and jazz level 2 or higher.
- Once in CiM, dancers are required to take 2 ballet technique classes, 1 jazz class and one dancer’s choice.
Crescendo Conservatory is the home of the Nutcracker Tea Party, which is a public relations/fundraising event for the Friends of Overland Park Arts. In 2018, 3000 patrons attended this event. The Nutcracker Tea Party is a key holiday event for the Johnson County Area and our dancers look forward to performing in this very popular holiday tradition!