Lied Across Kansas dance tour reaches Sabetha, Wetmore

February 7, 2017, by

Youth in Sabetha and Wetmore will again have the opportunity to learn from and experience the arts in an enhanced way. The schools will again play host to the Lied Across Kansas Tour, an opportunity available through the Sam Mazza Foundation.

On Tuesday, Feb. 21, choreographer Erik Kaiel and an Arch 8 dancer will visit Sabetha and Wetmore.

At Sabetha, they will work with fourth and sixth grade students; and at Wetmore, they will work with third, fourth and fifth grade students. They will also give a presentation to fifth through eighth grade students. A short public performance will follow that evening at halftime of the Sabetha High School boys’ varsity basketball game.

The group will also visit Hays, Russell and Salina during the tour.

Following their statewide visits, the artists will return to Lawrence to perform at the Lied Center at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25. Further connecting Lied Across Kansas to all Kansans, the Lied Center performance will broadcast live to the public through a webcast at

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