2019 Folly Volunteer Recognition Night

Every year, the team at the Folly takes an evening to recognize and thank its almost 200 volunteers! This year was no different with our annual Volunteer Recognition Night. This year was topped off with an Americana theme complete with ribs, a watermelon floaty, peach cobbler, and a performance by the KC Dixieland Band!

Jeremy Lillig Named “Rising Star of Philanthropy”

The 2015 Class of Rising Stars has grown to include one of our very own.  Jeremy Lillig, Folly Theater Board Member, has been named a Rising Star of Philanthropy by The Independent, Kansas City’s Journal of Society.  Jeremy’s views on philanthropy have helped shaped the direction of Folly Theater, and we are always looking to strengthen this vision…

Spring Fundraising is Underway – Give Today

Jazz is an important part of the Folly Theater’s personality. As are Groucho Marx, Humphrey Bogart, YoYo Ma, Joyce DiDonato, and Dave Brubeck. Jazz is but one of the many personalities the Folly has developed during its 113 year history. Perhaps you experienced a few yourself. Burlesque, vaudeville, family theater, Buffalo Bill Cody’s Wild West…