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Century 2 Performing Arts & Convention Center

The Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center is a multi-functional facility, fully accessible to all users.

Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
225 W. Douglas Ave.
Wichita, KS 67202
Fax: 316.303.8611
316.264.9121

Century 2 Performing Arts & Convention Center Events

Oct 24

Serenade for Joy

Serenade for Joy
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Time: 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Date: Saturday October 24, 2020
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: $50
Category: Concert / Live Music
Maestro Daniel Hege and the Wichita Symphony make a joyous return to the stage in a masked up, socially distanced performance! Featuring Wichita Symphony Strings.

This live performance will also be available to watch at home if you prefer via WSO Connect.

PROGRAM

MOZART Adagio and Fugue
WANG JIE Five Faces of Joy
GEORGE S. CLINTON Prairie Reminiscence (world premiere)
TCHAIKOVSKY Serenade for Strings

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Oct 25

Midwest Super Show

Midwest Super Show
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Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Date: Sunday October 25, 2020
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: $5 - $25
Category: Auto / Motorsports
Wheel your way over to the Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center for an automobile-lover's dream.
Over 300 exotic, luxury cars will be on display for attendees to peruse.

Tickets:
Adults (Ages 11+) Advance Price - $20
(Adult price goes up to $25 on October 16th)
Seniors (Ages 60+) - $18
Military and First Responder - $18
(available at the box office in advance or at the door with ID)
Children 10 and under - $5

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Oct 30

Once Upon a Time Series: Click Clack Boo

Click Clack Boo
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Time: Times Vary
Date: Friday October 30, 2020 through Saturday October 31, 2020
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: $8
Category: Kids / Family
Wichita Children's Theatre & Dance Center presents Click Clack Boo as part of their Once Upon a Time Series.

Based on the popular children’s book by Doreen Cronin, this hilarious musical is about Farmer Brown and his dislike of Halloween while the animals on the farm are having a blast at their party in the barn.

Run time: Approximately 40 mins

Performances:
Fri, Oct 30 @
10am and 11:30am
Sat, Oct 31 @
10am and 11:30am

Location:
Mary Jane Teall Theater at Century II

Tickets:
Groups 10+ - $7.00
General Admission (ages 2+) - $8.00

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Nov 14

Fanfares for Uncommon Times

Fanfares for Uncommon Times
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Time: 7:30 pm
Date: Saturday November 14, 2020
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: $50
Category: Concert / Live Music
Join the Wichita Symphony Orchestra for a masked up, socially distanced concert conducted by Mark Laycock and Timothy Shade. Featuring WSO Strings and the WSO Brass Ensemble.

This live performance will also be available to watch at home if you prefer via WSO Connect.

PROGRAM

MICHAEL ABELS Dances from Delights and Dances
SIBELIUS Romance
BRITTEN Simple Symphony
COPLAND Hoe Down
JOAN TOWER Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman
JOAN TOWER Second Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman
HENRI TOMASI Fanfares Liturgiques

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Dec 4

Once Upon a Time Series: The Runaway Snowman

Runaway Snowman
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Time: Times Vary
Date: Friday December 4, 2020 through Saturday December 5, 2020
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: $8
Category: Kids / Family
Wichita's Children's Theatre & Dance Center presents The Runaway Snowman as part of their Once Upon a Time Series.

Can you believe it? Robin's snowman, Happy, can talk! He soon wins a local contest and becomes the town celebrity. The only problem is a local con man who takes all the fun out of being a star. So Happy must come up with a plan to save the day for Robin.

Run time: Approximately 40 mins

Performances:
Fri, Dec 4 @ 10am and 11:30am
Sat, Dec 5 @ 10am and 11:30am

Location:
Mary Jane Teall Theater at Century II

Tickets:
General Admission (ages 2+) - $8.00
Groups 10+ - $7.00

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Dec 6

No Strings Attached

No Strings Attached
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Time: 3:00 pm
Date: Sunday December 6, 2020
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: TBA
Category: Concert / Live Music
The Wichita Symphony Orchestra woodwinds, brass, and percussion shine brighter than ever in a live, in-person concerts with no strings attached!

This live performance will also be available to watch at home if you prefer via WSO Connect.

PROGRAM

HAILSTORK An American Fanfare
STRAUSS Serenade
BEETHOVEN Octet for Winds
GABRIELI Canzonas for Double Brass Quartet

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Dec 11

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Best Christmas Pageant
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Time: Times Vary
Date: Friday December 11, 2020 through Saturday December 12, 2020
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: $8
Category: Theatre / Dance
Part of the Wichita Children Theatre's Main Stage Series, The Best Christmas Pageant Ever is a funny and memorable story that introduces an outrageous family of children who learn the Christmas story and help everyone to rediscover its true meaning. This is an annual holiday tradition you won't want to miss.

Run time: Approximately 60 mins

Performances:
Fri, Dec 11 @ 10am and 1pm
Sat, Dec 12 @ 1pm and 3pm

Location:
Mary Jane Teall Theater at Century II

Tickets:
General Admission (ages 2+) - $8.00
Groups 10+ - $7.00

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Feb 28

Stomp

Stomp
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Time: Times Vary
Date: Sunday February 28, 2021 through Monday March 1, 2021
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: Starting at $41
Category: Theatre / Dance
Broadway in Wichita brings Stomp to Wichita as an add-on to their 2020-2021 Season!

Matchboxes, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters and more fill the stage with energizing beats at STOMP, the inventive and invigorating stage show that's dance, music and theatrical performance blended together in one electrifying rhythm.

Approximately 1 hour 45 minutes, no intermission.

Date and Time:
Sun, Feb 28 - 6:30pm
Mon, March 1 - 7:30pm

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Mar 15

An Officer and a Gentleman

Officer and a Gentleman
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Time: 7:30 pm
Date: Monday March 15, 2021 through Wednesday March 17, 2021
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: Starting at $41
Category: Theatre / Dance
Broadway in Wichita brings this new musical to Century II Concert Hall!

Zack Mayo's got smarts and a body built for US Navy pilot boot camp, but he also has too much swagger… until he meets a drill sergeant who's determined to drill his arrogance out of him. Zack finds comfort in the arms of a local factory girl. But it isn’t until tragedy befalls a fellow candidate that Zack learns the importance of love and friendship, and finds the courage to be his best self and win the heart of the woman he loves.

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Apr 19

SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical

SUMMER
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Time: 7:30 pm
Date: Monday April 19, 2021 through Wednesday April 21, 2021
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: Starting at $46
Category: Theatre / Dance
Broadway in Wichita brings this electrifying musical to Century II Concert Hall!

She was a girl from Boston with a voice from heaven, who shot through the stars from gospel choir to dance floor diva. But what the world didn’t know was how Donna Summer risked it all to break through barriers, becoming the icon of an era and the inspiration for every music diva who followed. With a score featuring more than 20 of Summer's classic hits including "Love to Love You Baby," "Bad Girls" and "Hot Stuff," this electric experience is a moving tribute to the voice of a generation.

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