Please note changes to performances and events due to COVID-19. For updates, refer to

Coronavirus Update

The safety of our guests, staff, and volunteers is of the utmost importance to us. As news about the coronavirus, or COVID-19, continues to develop, we want to share with you some important information.

Effective Immediately:
The Kauffman Center has announced event changes taking place in the venue.
 Please see a list of Kauffman Center Presents events that may have been affected.

To address building occupancy restrictions and social distancing guidelines, the Kansas City Ballet, Kansas City Symphony, Lyric Opera of Kansas City, and Harriman-Jewell Series conclude it is not possible to perform and announce postponement or cancellation of their on-stage programming at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts through December 31, 2020.

Additional information is available through the Kansas City Star and KCUR. If you have tickets to an event with the Kansas City BalletLyric Opera of Kansas City or Kansas City Symphony, please refer to their websites regarding additional performance updates.

The Kauffman Center Box Office counter is currently closed. For tickets to future events, please call 816.994.7222 or visit

Box Office Phone Hours
Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: Closed

For existing ticket holders, please connect with the organization that issued your tickets. A complete list of previously scheduled events can be found at

American Theatre Guild / Kansas City Broadway Series
Kansas City Symphony
Kansas City Ballet
Lyric Opera of Kansas City
Harriman-Jewell Series
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

Please reach out to or the Kauffman Center Box Office at 816.994.7222 with any additional questions.


  • Champions of Magic Rescheduled for November 17, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Shen Yun  Rescheduled for Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at  7:30 p.m., and Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live: Neighbor Day – Rescheduled for April 7, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.
  • C.S. Lewis’ The Great Divorce – Rescheduled for Saturday, April 10, 2021, at 4 p.m.
  • University of Central Missouri’s 2020 President’s Gala featuring David Cook Rescheduled for Monday, April 12, 2021 at 7 p.m.
  • Heritage Philharmonic’s 75th Anniversary Concert – Rescheduled for Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 3:00 pm
  • Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons – Rescheduled for Saturday, June 19, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.
  • The Beach Boys – Rescheduled for Thursday, July 29, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Martina McBride – Rescheduled for Sunday, August 29, 2021 at 7 p.m.
  • An Intimate Evening with David Foster: Hitman Tour Featuring Special Guest Katharine McPhee – Rescheduled for Monday, October 25, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Black Violin – Rescheduled for Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.


  • The Kansas City Jazz Orchestra: Hallelujah, I Love Her So! This event has been postponed.
  • The Kansas City Jazz Orchestra: Bird Lives: Celebrating 100 Years of Charlie Parker This event has been postponed.
  • The Kansas City Jazz Orchestra: Blue Christmas: Soulful and Swinging Holiday Favorites This event has been postponed.


As a reminder, please refer to our ticket policy information and policy and procedures resource for more information.

If you have pre-purchased parking, your parking pass will be valid should the event be rescheduled.

Our procedures will be updated as needed, and we are monitoring information as it is shared by the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) and partners.  For more information, visit  CDC and the World Health Organization.

For questions, please email or call the Kauffman Center Box Office at 816.994.7222 during regular business hours.

The Kauffman Center values your support and understanding during this time.