Get to know The Midland by AMC.
AEG LIVE, AMC Entertainment and The Cordish Company are pleased to announce the grand reopening of The Midland by AMC, Kansas City's premiere indoor theatre for live concerts and events starting on September 9th. The re-opening of Kansas City's premiere indoor performance venue will feature the best in concerts and events, including opening night with Leavenworth, KS native, Melissa Etheridge!
Located in downtown Kansas City on Main Street in the Power & Light District, the original Midland theatre opened in 1927 and hosted well-known artists throughout its history, most recently, Faith Hill, Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Willie Nelson, Duran Duran, The Moody Blues, Jerry Seinfeld, Michael Buble and Jethro Tull. Upon its re-opening in September, the Midland by AMC will be home to a wide variety of musical artists, comedians, family entertainers as well as special, corporate and private events.
State-of-the-art sound, lighting and amenities will now enhance the historic ambiance providing a premium entertainment experience to guests of the theatre. The Midland by AMC will feature flexible seating configurations from standing to full dining, with live-show capacity ranging from 1,300-3,000. The loge level will offer plush VIP box seating with wait service and the balcony will feature new stadium seating. The venue will also be available for corporate events and private parties.
A remodeled banquet room, Windows on Main, will showcase dramatic views of the city and the Power & Light District from the fifth floor, and offers a full kitchen for any catering needs. Additionally, The Chandelier Bar will highlight the top floor of the theatre with a full-circle bar, four large LCD televisions and cabaret-style seating for shows, available through specially priced tickets from Ticketmaster for every show.
Finally, The Indie on Main, a music-centric bar on the ground floor of 13th and Main Streets, will boast a full bar, appetizers and lounge-style seating. The bar will open at 4 p.m. on show nights and ticket holders inside the bar will have the opportunity to enter the venue before doors open to the public. On non-show nights, The Indie on Main will be open Wednesday to Saturday from 4 p.m. - 3 a.m.
The Midland by AMC is operated by AEG Live. AEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance, touring for a variety of programming, and multi-media production. AEG Live, the nation's second-largest concert promotion and touring company, is comprised of special event, broadcast and exhibition divisions, fourteen regional offices, and numerous state-of-the-art venues nationwide. AEG Live has an international reach with regional and local presence in Kansas City, San Diego, New York, Las Vegas, London, Nashville, Houston, Dallas, St. Louis, Atlanta, Denver, San Francisco and Los Angeles.