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…

Our New Marquee!

We celebrated a major milestone last November when we erected a new marquee.  A throwback to the era when the Folly hosted vaudeville, burlesque and more, the sign is a nice connection between today and the 112-year-old downtown theater.