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Roaring KC

Presented by The Kansas City Jazz Orchestra at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas City MO

May 14 2022
Roaring KC presented by The Kansas City Jazz Orchestra at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas City MO

Roaring KC | May 14, 2022 at 8:30 p.m. | Helzberg Hall, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts | Take a trip back in time to Roaring 20s KC, where a rollicking, riffing music was the soundtrack to the 20s and 30s, and it lasted all night long!

The most notorious figure in Kansas City’s history was at the center of a saga rife with crime and unpleasantness, but the heyday of Pendergast’s reign speaks loudly to jazz fans as the era of swing. In the historic 18th and Vine Jazz District, a rollicking, riffing, and rambunctious music was the soundtrack of the 20s and 30s, and it lasted all night long. Join us as we dive into the music of Jay McShann, Bennie Moten, Count Basie, and others, and celebrate our city’s history and

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ADMISSION INFO

Ticket prices range from $33.50-68.50. $10 Student Rush tickets are available one week prior to the performance by calling the Kauffman Center box office.

Contact: 8169947222

Email: info@kcjo.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Join us for a pre-concert Jazz Chat at 7:00 p.m.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

1601 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

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PARKING INFO

An experience at the Kauffman Center begins the moment you arrive, with a convenient, well-lit parking garage, owned and operated by the City of Kansas City, Missouri. The garage is directly attached to the Kauffman Center just south of the building with multiple access points to surrounding streets.

Parking for performance events is $10 cash at the Arts District Garage. On non-event days, parking is free for the first 30 minutes and $3 for any duration beyond 30 minutes. Garage parking is also available at the Webster Garage located at 17th & Wyandotte. Additionally, valet parking service is available on performance evenings for $20 cash.

Pre-purchased parking is also available through our website or by calling the box office at 816.994.7222. Pre-purchased parking is available 24 hours or more in advance of each performance. The cost is $10 for the Arts District Parking Garage and $18 for valet service. Pre-purchasing parking guarantees a reserved spot in the garage, even if the garage sells out. Please note that if the garage is full patrons without a pre-paid pass will not be able to park in the Arts District Garage.

Please note that if the garage is full patrons without a pre-paid pass will not be able to park in the Arts District Garage. Additional information about parking is available at: kauffmancenter.org/the-center/directions-parking/

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Assisted Listening System
    • Wheelchair Access

The Kauffman Center’s promise to bring artists and audiences together is reflected in many ways, including accessibility for those who may need auditory, visual or mobility assistance.

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