The Center


The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts is one of the most technically and architecturally advanced performing arts centers in the nation. The 285,000-square foot facility includes two separate halls—the 1,800-seat Muriel Kauffman Theatre and the 1,600-seat Helzberg Hall.


The venues have generous backstage facilities, including dressing room accommodations for more than 250 performers, rehearsal and warm-up rooms, and loading dock space for multiple trucks. We offer personalized service, technical support, and all the amenities sure to make your performance successful.

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Special Events

With its dramatic overarching shell featuring a glass roof and glass walls that provide sweeping views of Kansas City, the Kauffman Center also has a variety of extraordinary and unique spaces that would make any private event unforgettable. Whether a wedding reception or corporate event, our team will work with you to identify the ideal space for you and your guests’ needs.

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