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Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center

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Address: 225 W. Douglas Avenue, Wichita, KS 67202-3100
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Art in Downtown Wichita

the concer hall filled with people and the whole symphony orchestra on stage together with the Music Theatre artists and Butler Community Choir performing Rodgers & Hammerstein's... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the concer hall filled with people and the whole symphony orchestra on stage together with the Music Theatre artists and Butler Community Choir performing Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel in an integrated, locally arranged performance was Saturday 2-11-17 an experience not likely to be enjoyed anywhere else!

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended a car show January 2017. Great set up, plenty of things to do, great for kids. Looking forward to next year.

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Wichita, Kansas, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

I have been to Century 2 for several events since moving to Wichita in the mid 80s. As the years go by their hasn't been anything done to improve this once great place. Wichita really needs to either do a major renovation of this place or build a brand new convention center to attract major conferences.

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

One of the best things about Century II is the location. Easy to find, and the parking is good. A good place to hear the Wichita Symphony, or watch Music Theatre of Wichita. Also a great place for the Wichita Downtown Lions Club annual Pancake Day.

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

My friend gave me an extra ticket to see the Wichita Grand Opera perform La Boheme in October 2016. I had never been in the Century II Center, although I've been outside it plenty of times and have visited similar venues for concerts. The ample seating was very necessary for the large audience La Boheme attracted! (I was pleasantly surprised... More 

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Fort Dodge, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

The Century always has something great going on. This last weekend it was the Broadway play Wicked, It was amazing! The actors, costumes and stage were all the best I have ever seen. Well worth the price to go and see. our seats were 5th row from the stage. Again, it was amazing. If you have a chance to go... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have seen several productions here, the latest being "Wicked " an absolutely brilliant show. Whilst we were able to see from our balcony seats we found them a bit far to see any specific details of the cast. Seats a bit closers next time I think. Will definitely be back.

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

What a wonderful production. We are so blessed to have such great talent and a great venue to see shows like this. Cast was amazing and sound and music was outstanding. This show is a favorite of ours.

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

The Concert Hall and Mary Jane Teall Theaters are very nice for productions! Seating is ample and comfortable, acoustics are wonderful!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Got tickets for Saturday matinee. My wife and I agree that it was simply wonderful! Hats off to a wonderful production from actors, musicians, stag hands, lighting, sound. Nothing but spectacular! So looking forward to coming back for Seven Brides for Seven Brothers!

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