All of Kansas City’s a Stage
Experience the city’s vibrant performing arts culture in these favorite local venues
By Katy Ryan Schamberger
Kansas City’s performing arts venues are as diverse and captivating as the performances they host. Whether you’re in the mood for a touring Broadway musical, a family-friendly performance or a quirkier creation from a local playwright, you’ll find all of these—and more—in the city’s performance spaces. We’ve compiled a list of local favorites so you can start planning for your next trip. Our recommendation? Try to see more than one show while you’re in Kansas City. After all, what good is a performance without an encore?