The Little Theatre

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Kansas City’s Art Deco Municipal Auditorium complex includes four unique and versatile special event and banquet venues. The Arena seats 10,700; the Exhibition Hall includes 46,000 square feet on two levels for exhibitors, catered functions or special events, the Music Hall, one of the nation’s finest theaters, seats 2,363; and the Little Theatre is perfect for more intimate events. Municipal Auditorium connects directly to Level 2 of the Conference Center, to the underground parking garage and downtown hotel walkway system. The ramps and elevators facilitate the movement of freight throughout the building.

The Little Theatre is an intimate, elegant ballroom, the perfect setting for your unforgettable event…

Octagon shaped in a gleaming marble facade, the Little Theatre features an exterior charming promenade, balcony and a permanent stage area. The balcony overlooks the main floor on five sides. Lighted alcoves provide a sheltered setting for beverage service. Theater seating for up to 400 people and banquet seating for 225 with balcony alcove seating adding up to 36 people.

One of four self-contained venues in the Municipal Auditorium, the Little Theatre has its own entrance on the south side of 13th Street with a lighted marquee, lobby, box office, coat-check and restrooms. Visitors may also enter through the Municipal Auditorium Grand Foyer or from the Auditorium Plaza Garage by way of a beautiful underground walkway.

Features Include:

  • Octagon shaped in a gleaming marble façade, the Little Theatre features an exterior promenade, balcony and a permanent stage area.
  • With temporary theater seating for up to 400 people and a banquet seating for 225, the Little Theatre is perfect for executive dinner parties and intimate special events.

To book your wedding and reception at the Little Theatre in downtown Kansas City, please fill out the online RFP. For questions, please contact Jacque at 816-513-5099 or Janet at 816-513-5015. 

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