Next stop of a visit with Jane Chu serves as the president and CEO of the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts http://www.kauffmancenter.org/ in Kansas City, Missouri. As the performance home of the Kansas City Ballet, Kansas City Symphony, and Lyric Opera of Kansas City, the Kauffman Center hosts community presentations from classical to contemporary dance, Broadway, children’s theater with local, national and international artists.
And then we’ll join Kathleen Leighton, at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City. The museum is recognized internationally as one of the finest encyclopedic art museums in the US the museum currently maintains collections of more than 33,500 works of Art. http://www.nelson-atkins.org/
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