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Starlight Theatre

4600 Starlight Rd, Kansas City, MO 64132-2032
+1 816-363-7827
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my wife, friends and I saw Alison Krause and David Gray concert here. Great outdoor theater. All... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
William R
Kansas City, Kansas
Great plac to visit for an outdoor concert

This is one of the best places in Kansas City to see a concert outside. Great place and relaxing... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Lees Summit, Mo
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Starlight Theatre is the premier entertainment treasure of the heartland, where performing arts share center stage with education. Everything from Broadway shows to live concerts perform on the stage where thousands of guests can watch, listen and enjoy what they see! A first-class venue in every sense of the word helps make every night, a Starlight Night!
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“outdoor venue” (33 reviews)
“great venue” (32 reviews)
“sound system” (19 reviews)
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4600 Starlight Rd, Kansas City, MO 64132-2032
+1 816-363-7827
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

my wife, friends and I saw Alison Krause and David Gray concert here. Great outdoor theater. All seating at this venue is good, easily accessible for the handicapped, ample parking.

Thank William R
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is one of the best places in Kansas City to see a concert outside. Great place and relaxing. We saw the Doobie Brothers and Chicago and it was awesome!

2  Thank postrawb
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Tried to see Journey here in July but unfortunately a storm cancelled the concert only 3 songs in. Did see Asia play and had pretty good seats up close and if not for the walkway in front of us great view. Wine or few were...More

Thank Banny9949
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Starlight is a fantastic place to see a Broadway show. We saw Motown the musical. We had excellent seats in the Plaza section. , There really isn't a bad seat in the house. We could hear even the small voices. The parking has two costs...More

Thank CruisinNana2015
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Of all the concert venues I've been to across the USA, Starlight Theatre is one of my absolute very favorites! Everything about it just feels right!

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I'm a season ticket holder for a few years now and seen some amazing shows at Starlight. Last night watch The Bodyguard and was once again so impressed with yet another if not the best performance I've seen there. To all that put together that...More

Thank hoadsr12002
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This place is beautiful and doesn't have a bad seat in it. Just remember that it is outdoor, and that shows can be rained out. The latest concert that I saw had to have one of the bands come back to perform the next night...More

Thank Mriann
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This should be a must on your list of things to do! The Starlight is beautiful, the fountains are a nice touch. You will want to arrive early and walk around the grounds. The employees are very friendly and willing to help any way they...More

Thank Char434
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Came to this venue for the Alt-j concert. The venue is located in a nice park, but we didn't have time to see it. The ticketing, parking, etc were organized well with lines being fairly short. Likewise, ushers did a good job managing the crowd....More

Thank edge46
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We have been season ticket holders for almost 25 years. The quality of the productions has been excellent this 2017 season. High quality performance.

Thank pcywca
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20 August 2017|
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Response from rebecca k | Reviewed this property |
The Starlight Theatre is an outdoor theatre. Plan what you wear accordingly. I am not sure where box 3 is. We try to sit as close to the front as possible in the center. Enjoy your show!!
Meghan T
24 July 2017|
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Response from Phyllis G | Reviewed this property |
Yes! They also sell some. People bring their own seat cushions but don't need them. Sun is setting around 8:30 - depending on where you sit the sun gets blocked earlier than that.
Taylor S
28 May 2017|
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Response from crlhunt | Reviewed this property |
There are no bad seats in this venue. Good sound, large screens & you can see from the back.