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Sponsorship Opportunities

Become a Sponsor

IMG_6273Each year more than 400,000 visitors pass through the Kauffman Center’s doors. Connect with our patrons through a sponsorship program that aligns your brand with Kansas City’s premier performing arts venue.

Sponsor a single performance, an entire series of performances, special events or Kauffman Center youth programs.  Year-round sponsorships that provide maximum visibility are also available and can be tailored to your company’s needs and interests.

Sponsor Benefits

Sponsorship opportunities begin at $5,000 and offer a range of exclusive benefits.

  • Category exclusivity
  • Targeted access to key demographic audiences
  • Your logo, company name and messages incorporated into extensive marketing efforts
  • Prominent presence on stage, onsite, in print materials and through digital communications
  • Elegant, one-of-a-kind entertaining opportunities
  • Tickets to share with clients, employees and supporters
  • Backstage tours and invitations to artist receptions
  • …and more, all tailored to your business needs.

As a Kauffman Center sponsor your company will receive a solid return on your investment as it demonstrates a commitment to the arts and support of a vibrant community. See our list of sponsors.

Contact Janet Mark, Vice President of Development at 816.994.7235 or jmark@kauffmancenter.org for more information.

Media Partnerships

The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts partners with a variety of local media outlets that are integral to the successful promotion of performances and events. Media partnerships are customized to fit the needs of each media organization.

Annual partnership benefits range from ad placements in programs, in-kind trades, to onsite and online visibility for your brand. See our list of sponsors.

For further information, please contact Bess Wallerstein Huff at bwh@kauffmancenter.org or 816-994-7229.