7 Mar

     JAZZ TAP JAM SESSION             

        with Billie Mahoney

                       at the                

           UPTOWN ARTS BAR        

 3611 Broadway, Kansas City, MO            

    SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2015                      

              7:00 to 9:00 PM          


DANCERS – Bring your tap shoes            

       MUSICIANS – Bring your instruments                        

                EVERYONE – Bring your friends

Jam with Mike Ning on Keyboard and Victor Perelmuter on Drums

$5 at door

Full bar with light hors d’oeuvres menu.

For more info call Billie Mahoney at 816-333-7935

Tap Dance with Billie Mahoney

12 Jul

28 Jul
15 Oct

     Billie Mahoney, native of Kansas City, nearly forty years in New York City, dance faculty of  The Juilliard School, featured performer on major television including the Tonight Show, Ed Sullivan Show, Jackie Gleason, Arthur Godfrey and Friends, and many more. As single dance act toured with Bob Hope, Lionel Hampton including the Apollo Theater. Musical theater with Bob Fosse. Gregory Hines called her a “Legend in tap dance” at Kansas City’s Folly Theater, 2000. Featured in the Palm Springs Follies, California, 2002-03; NYC Legacy Award, 2009; UMKC Alumni Achievement Award, Adjunct professor: UMKC Conservatory of Music & Dance. Currently Dance faculty: City In Motion & KC Ballet Todd Bolender Center. Director/choreographer of BIllie Mahoney Dance Troupe. Host of DANCE ON with Billie Mahoney, television series which airs on Time Warner Cable Channel 17.  See schedule below.


CITY IN MOTION, 3925  Main, Kansas City, MO.                               

  Mondays:     7:30 pm – Beginners (Beginners Again)            

                       5:30 pm –  Intermediate (prerequisite: Rhythm Time Steps, Shim Sham, Soft Shoe)

                       6:30 pm – Advanced (riffs, paddle and roll; cramp roll and wing time steps,     accomplished Intermediate class routines).           

 New sessions start every nine weeks. 
                                Next session: August 31, 2015
          Contact: www.cityinmotion.org or call 816-561-2882.  
ALSO –  

The TODD BOLENDER CENTER  for Dance and Creativity  (Home of the Kansas City Ballet)

              500 West Pershing Road, (just west of Union Station). K. C. Mo.

Fall Session begins August 31.             

Advanced Adult – Wednesdays  6:30 PM   Starting September 2

     Intermediate  – Saturdays      1:30-2:30  Starting September 5        

                         *                        *                     *                      *                      *

          Wednesdays, 7:30 – 8:30 pm, at the Todd Bolender Center,

           and Fridays 1:00 – 2:30  at Matt Ross Community Center.     

            By invitation or audition.  

     •                            •                            •

DANCE ON with Billie Mahoney

“A show about people, people who dance.”

 on Time Warner Cable TV Channel 17

Two different shows air back to back seven times a week
9:00 &  9:30 AM   3:00 & 3:30 PM  and Thursdays at 7:00 & 7:30 PM

      October 6, 8, 11, 2015      BRUCE WELLS 

Former Dancer with New York City Ballet, staging work for

KC Ballet. Discusses early Balanchine.


Acclaimed World’s Greatest Male Dancer,

Excerpt of Todd Bolender 1983 




Billie Mahoney in Performance Today

14 Aug

Billie Mahoney in Performance Today

with Gregory Hines at Folly Theater, 2000.

14 Aug

Doing the Shim Sham. Kansas City, Missouri.

with Bob Fosse in “Pal Joey”, 1961.

14 Aug

City Center Theater, New York City.


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