The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, located in Kansas City MO, is an iconic building that has been the home of the Kansas City Symphony, the Lyric Opera and Kansas City Ballet for many years. It is also host to many other performing companies that wish to showcase their talents to a wide and diverse audience. With events and concerts going on all year round, from local performers to international performing groups and maestros from every country in the world, there is something to suit everyone’s taste.
Throughout the year there are various shows and performances that you can enjoy, including: the world wide smash musical Hair, Tchaikovsky and Strauss recitals, performances by the China National Symphony Orchestra, a bravura performance of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, that perennial children’s favorite Peter Cottontail , and many more wonderful forms of entertainment. New performances are added to the schedule of upcoming events all the time, so you should be sure to check with the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts on a regular basis to see what’s on. The center endeavors to cater for all audiences, so there will definitely be something on that you will want to go and see.
Group tours to the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts are very well received and as the facility can easily cater for coach parties your visit will be even more enjoyable. While you are there you must make sure that you take some time to really appreciate the building itself (which, remarkably, first began life as a doodle on a napkin!) Fast forward several years and it is now one of the most recognized buildings in Kansas City, MO, and its architectural style draws attention and admiration from all who visit.