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Starlight Theatre

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Address: 4600 Starlight Rd, Kansas City, MO 64132-2032
Phone Number: 816-363-7827
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Starlight Theatre is the premier entertainment treasure of the heartland,...

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!

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What an awesome place!

I've been to many, many concerts and venues but none compare to the Starlight Theatre! The staff were nice, never over-bearing and didn't ride you over every little thing.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Steven W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been to many, many concerts and venues but none compare to the Starlight Theatre! The staff were nice, never over-bearing and didn't ride you over every little thing.

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came for the Duran Duran concert & had an absolute blast! Parking is well-guided by the staff, but the fee is cash or check only---no cards. The crowd was well managed at our sold-out concert. Finding our seats wasn't too difficult, but could've been easier with better signage for the sections (Terrace, Plaza, etc.). The merchandise line was long,... More 

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kansas city
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Even the seats furthest away have views in this intimate theater. It is fabulous for concerts, good for theater and as the name conveys, it is an outdoor venue. The staff do their very best - it is promotes and overseen - to make this theater welcoming and helpful. There is a range of concessions from a dinner club to... More 

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Charleston, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love outdoor music venues and Starlight certainly does a great job of providing a more intimate/smaller music experience in an outdoor venue. We sat in Plaza 3 near the back of that section and could see everything. There didn't appear to be a bad seat in the place. The only issue at all we had was getting a ride... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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11 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just wanted to share what a great experience we had. This facility is well designed and maintained. The grounds surrounding the venue give you space to move around. Concessions are conveniently located. The bathrooms are well kept. Plenty of facility staff milling around to make you feel comfortable. Would recommend!!

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Rolla, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a great setting, nice view when you arrive of the concert venue down the hill. It was a little disconcerting when there was no security in place but other than that it was a great place to be for a concert

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Murphy, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went to the Starlight Theatre this past weekend to see the Goo Goo Dolls and Collective Soul. What a great location for concerts. We took Uber from down town and it was easy---they let Uber drivers in for drop off and pick up. The theatre is very, very clean. Lots of locations to get food and drinks. All the... More 

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Thank Michael O
Kansas City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Starlight theater is one of the jewels of Kansas City. Big enough to attract some of the best names in music yet small enough to feel intimate. Parking is well organized and the staff is very friendly. I would compare this venue to the Hollywood Bowl in LA. This is our favorite place to see a concert!

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Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Attended the Carnival Of Madness tour (Shinedown), took so long to get thru security we missed the opening act and concession longs were extremely long. The venue looks great and you can't beat sitting outside for a concert in the summer. On the flip side, they need to plan better to handle a full house on a summer night, having... More 

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Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As the title suggests, my daughter and I came up to watch the Flight of the Conchords concert. The concert was awesome, and the venue helped with that. Though it was of course miserably HOT, the venue did its best. Easy to see screens and stage, lots of good food options, clean bathrooms, good sound and light systems, and local... More 

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