Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts


The Kauffman Center’s overriding vision is to enrich the lives of everyone in the community through extraordinary and diverse performing arts experiences. The Kauffman Center, home to resident organizations the Kansas City Ballet, Lyric Opera, Kansas City Symphony, and other innovative programming, embraces a variety of audiences with different tastes, interests and passions. At the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, everyone can have an opportunity to experience excellence. - See more at: http://www.kauffmancenter.org/about-the-center/#sthash.TzfWuZ2e.dpuf

Articles about Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

  • Go Down the Rabbit Hole With Alice (in Wonderland)

    This month the Kansas City Ballet is introducing Alice as you’ve never seen her before. You already know the familiar cast of characters, including the Cheshire Cat, Mad… more

  • Joyce DiDonato Performs With the KC Symphony

    September 12-14, Helzberg Hall at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts Kansas City native and international opera star Joyce DiDonato returns to the Kauffman Center for the… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for July 11 – 13. Friday No night out ensemble is complete without the perfect shade of lipstick, so start your night off right with a trip to the Dior Addict… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for June 20 – June 22. Friday Grab your friends for an evening at Mosaic Ultra Lounge, where we’re hosting BLUSH. It’s the ultimate girls’ night out with… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for June 6 – 8. Friday It’s that time again when Kansas Citians flock to the Crossroads for their monthly dose of art and culture. 8183 Studio’s pop-up… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for May 16 – 18. Friday One of our favorite places to get pampered, Milagro Midwestern Spa & Collective, has moved to fab new location in Old Overland Park,… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for May 2 – 4. Friday It’s First Friday, which means there are plenty of places to spend the evening in the Crossroads. Sporting KC is hosting “The Beautiful… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for April 11 – 13. Friday Take a trip down memory lane and spoil your kids with their soon to be favorite books. From 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 5… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for March 21 – 23. Friday Live local with Downtown Overland Park’s Local Life events. Get special deals from The Upper Crust, Great Day Café, Unique Finds,… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for March 14 – 16. Friday Math nerds and lovers of baked goods will appreciate several events being held in honor of Pi Day. Put your stomach to the test with a… more

  • Kansas City Lyric Opera Presents “La Bohème”

    March 15 – 23, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts One of the world’s most beloved operas will be staged by Kansas City Lyric Opera. Featuring a cast led by rising star… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for March 7 – 9. Friday  Get a first look at the latest styles from some of KC’s top boutiques at Fashion for a Cause, a runway show hosted by international… more

  • There Will Be Blood: KC Ballet’s “Dracula” Premieres

    When you think of ballet, you probably picture delicate dancers twirling gracefully in pink tutus. Things are changing a little this spring.… more

  • Kansas City Ballet’s The Nutcracker

    December 7th – 24th, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts We’ll admit it. One of the best reasons to attend the Kansas City Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” is seeing the tiny… more

  • Keeping Up With Kansas City Arts

    Supporters, casual fans and aficionados have many opportunities to bolster the local art scene. Who’s providing the pathways? Kansas City is fast becoming one of the most impressive art capitals… more

  • Steven Stucky’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning Concerto

    Second Concerto for Orchestra, a Pulitzer Prize-winning composition by Steven Stucky, will be in a performance by the Kansas City Symphony this fall featuring pianist Alon… more