Please note: The Kauffman Center is currently closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and will reopen on Tuesday, January 22. For deliveries or inquiries please call (816) 994-7244.
  • Anoushka Shankar


    Wednesday, March 13 at 7:00 p.m.
    Helzberg Hall

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  • The Manhattan Transfer Meets Take 6


    Saturday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m.
    Muriel Kauffman Theatre

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  • Snarky Puppy


    Tuesday, June 11 at 7:30 p.m.
    Muriel Kauffman Theatre

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  • Dining Experience


    • Select a three-course dinner for $37
    • Pre-performance dining at the Kauffman Center

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  • Napoleon Dynamite Live Screening and Q&A


    Friday, June 28 at 7:30 p.m.
    Muriel Kauffman Theatre

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PNC Grow Up Great Gallery

A new art installation

The Dining Experience

Now available by reservation

One of the World’s 15 Most Beautiful Concert Halls

The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, a major not-for-profit center for music, opera, theater, and dance designed by Moshe Safdie, opened in 2011. Serving as a cultural cornerstone for Kansas City and the region, the Kauffman Center delivers extraordinary and diverse performing arts experiences. Honored as one of the World’s 15 Most Beautiful Concert Halls, the Kauffman Center attracts some of the world’s most renowned performers and entertainers.

The Kauffman Center is home to the local Kansas City BalletLyric OperaKansas City Symphony, and other innovative programming. Through educational outreach programs and community enrichment, the Kauffman Center supports Kansas City as a cultural destination. If you’re looking for things to do in Kansas City and want to attend a special performance, please view our upcoming events and tickets.

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