Visual & Performing Arts

Barton has no shortage of events to offer the community. Each season brings a unique flavor of visual and performing arts. Live entertainment. Right in your back yard.

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Check back later for our 2021-2022 schedule!

Visit the calendar of events or see below for a full listing of events! 

Performing Arts Department 2020-2021 Schedule of Events

January

Theatre Production Auditions - Words and What We Do With Them: 6 Timely Play by David Ives
January 23
Fine Arts Auditorium
Performances with live-stream are Friday, March 19 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, March 20 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Sunday, March 21 at 2 p.m. 

 

February

Performing Arts Virtual Scholarship Audition Day (virtual event)
February 13
Registration details - auditions.bartonccc.edu

"We Love Animals!" Creative Virtual Camp for Kids 
February 14
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Cougar College Virtual Dance Day 
February 25
9:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
 

Kansas Music Educators Convention (Virtual Event)
February 25-27 

March

Virtual Performing Arts Scholarship Auditions Day #2
March 6
Registration details - auditions.bartonccc.edu

Barton Music Department Hosts Central Prairie League Music Festival - Virtual
March 9

Theatre Production - Words and What We Do With Them: 6 Timely Plays by David Ives
March 19-21
Fine Arts Auditorium/Live-stream

  • In-Person shows with masks and social distancing will be Friday, March 19 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, March 20 at 2 PM and 7:30 p.m., Sunday, March 21 at 2 p.m. 
  • Live-stream shows via BookTix Pass will be available March 19 at 7:30 p.m., March 20 at 7:30 p.m. and March 21 at 2 p.m. 

Barton Vocal Masterclass
March 26
10:00 a.m. 
Zoom
Contact Jessica Perez at perezj@bartonccc.edu or (620) 792-9289 for more information. 

Barton Dance Theatre First Round of Auditions for Fall 2021
March 27
10–11:15 a.m.
Studio 34 
Check out the Barton Dance Theatre webpage for registration instructions.

KSHSAA Regional Music Festival - Virtual
March 27
 

April

Student Music Recital
April 8
4 p.m.
Virtual Video Premiere prerecording 
Live-stream via Facebook and Instagram.

Virtual Performing Arts Scholarship Audition Day #3
April 10
Registration details - auditions.bartonccc.edu

Central Kansas Community Choir and Concert Choir Performance
April 11
7:30 p.m.
Fine Arts Auditorium/live-stream
Comp tickets through BookTix for in-person seating and the event will be live-streamed via Facebook and Instagram

Advisement Day Tour: Jazz Band/Hilltop Singers/Dance/Theatre Tour
April 13
Live chat with students and faculty to learn more about the Barton Music Department! 

Student Choreography Auditions 
April 16
6 - 8 p.m.
Studio 34
Contact: Students who wish to audition should contact Dance Coordinator, Danika Bielek, at bielekd@bartonccc.edu or (620) 792-9253. 

Fairytale Party (Children’s Virtual Event)
April 17
2-3:30 p.m.
Zoom
Tickets available through BookTix and ticket holders will receive a Zoom link prior to the event by email. 

Children aged 5-12 are invited to step into an enchanted afternoon at the Fairytale Party. The dance students from Barton Dance Theatre will give a special performance of dances, then lead a craft involving using household items to make a crown, teach storybook dances, and much more! Children are encouraged to attend dressed up as their favorite fairytale characters.

  • $10 - All ages
  • $10 - Children ages 5-12 yrs.  Children attending the Fairytale Party have option to purchase a package ticket deal to attend both the Fairytale Party and Once Upon a Time, Spring Dance Concert to be performed April 29 - 30.

Please check your junk email if you are trying to reset your password or do not receive your ticket information. For more information, contact Danika Bielek at bielekd@bartonccc.edu or (620) 792-9253.

Student Music Recital
April 21
4 p.m.
Virtual Video Premiere prerecording 
Live-stream via Facebook and Instagram.

Music From Around the World, Instrumental Concert
April 23
7:30 p.m
Fine Arts Auditorium/live-stream
Get your comp tickets through BookTix for in-person seating and live-stream via Facebook and Instagram

Once Upon a Time, Spring Dance Concert
April 29 - 30
7 p.m.
Fine Arts Auditorium/live-stream

Purchase your tickets through BookTix.

  • $10 - Adults
  • Free – Children ages birth - 4 yrs
  • $5 – Children ages 5-12 yrs
  • Free – College students w/ID
  • $10 - Live Stream Pass = 1 code/1 device

Get your tickets early! 

  • $20 – All ages at the door

Please check your junk email if you are trying to reset your password or do not receive your ticket information. For more information, contact Danika Bielek at bielekd@bartonccc.edu or (620) 792-9253.

May

Music Endowment Concert
May 3
7:30 p.m.
Fine Arts Auditorium/live-stream
Purchase your tickets through BookTix

  • $10 - Adult with two free children's tickets
  • Free - College students w/ID
  • $15 - Live stream Pass = 1 code/1 device

Get your tickets early!

  • $20 - All ages at the door

Please check your junk email if you are trying to reset your password or do not receive your ticket information.

    Barton Dance Theatre Second Round of Auditions for Fall 2021
    May 8
    10 a.m.
    Studio 34 
    Check out the Barton Dance Theatre webpage for registration instructions.

    Theatre Production
    Crimes of the Heart by Beth Henley

    May 10 -11
    7:00 p.m.
    Fine Arts Auditorium
    Get your comp tickets through BookTix for in-person seating.