35th Anniversary of the Folly Jazz Series!

35 Years Ago… The Folly Theater took on the passion project of developing an annual Jazz series. This series would bring unknowns, big names, and even local talent to the historic stage to showcase new and loved styles of Jazz. The Folly Theater Jazz Series has brought some world renowned artists to Kansas City including Eliane Elias,…

2017 Folly Kids’ Series Officially Announced!

A Little History First… Every year the Folly Theater hosts around 6,500 kids from around Kansas City to come and see plays that help them expand their knowledge of history, culture, and diversity. The folly has been running its, Kids’ series since the doors reopened. The directors and board at the time noticed a lack…

9.5 Tons of Pigeon…Duty

Prior to the Folly Theater re-opening in 1981, one of the major renovations that was needed was to clear the 9.5 TONS of pigeon…well…doodoo. I promise you there’s a point to that fact, so keep reading! On Wednesday, June 13th, we hosted our annual Volunteer Recognition Night…and WOW! It was truly a FIESTA! For those that may not…