Opening Our Doors

The Kauffman Center’s Open Doors Program offers many different opportunities to help connect kids and families to the Kauffman Center. It is a key component of the Kauffman Center’s commitment to helping youth experience high quality live performancing arts.

The Open Doors Transportation Fund helps to defray the cost of bus transportation to the Kauffman Center for schools throughout the Kansas City region.

The Open Doors Ticket Fund reduces or eliminates the cost of tickets to performances at the Kauffman Center.

Be among the first to learn about funding, performance, and educational opportunities by signing up for our Open Doors Email List. NOTE: Please indicate your interest by selecting “Open Doors Program” when you create your account.

We will send you occasional emails about programs at the Kauffman Center and special opportunities for teachers, students and families. For questions, please email


By opting in to this education email list, you will receive information about Kauffman Center educational programs as well as performances that will be presented at the Kauffman Center.

The Kauffman Center thanks our Open Doors Featured Partners