The Folly announces their 37th Folly Jazz Season!

The 37th Folly Jazz Series

Kansas City’s most historic theater shared a sneak peek into the next season of their award-winning jazz series! This year’s line up brings a heavy influence of traditional and smooth jazz, while still delivering on diverse jazz genres with a couple of their artists. is Kansas City’s longest-running jazz series bringing in artist’s from around the world including Arturo Sandoval, Cyrille Aimee, the Hot Sardines, and Fred Hersch.

All Folly Jazz Series concerts start at 8 PM and are preceded by a JazzTalk (unless noted otherwise) at 7 PM where a local influencer takes 30 minutes to chat with the jazz artist on stage and take audience questions. Season Tickets for the Folly Jazz Season will be available in late August and individual tickets will go on sale in late August. Stay in the loop by signing up for their emails .

An Evening with Branford Marsalis

Friday, October 4th

Stefon Harris & Blackout

Saturday, October 26th

Pedrito Martinez Group

Friday, December 13th

Stacey Kent

Saturday, February 22nd

Luciana Souza: The Book of Longing

Wednesday, March 7th

John Pizzarelli Trio: 100 Year Salute to Nat King Cole

Friday, April 24th

You can get more information about the Folly Jazz Series by visiting, calling 816-474-4444, or joining their email list to stay up to date at