1228 Main St, Kansas City, MO, US
Bio: 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. The newly renovated 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 now enhance the historic ambiance providing a premium entertainment experience to guests of the theatre. The Midland by AMC features flexible seating configurations from standing to cabaret seating, with live-show capacity ranging from 1300-3000. The venue is also available for corporate events and private parties. A remodeled banquet room, Windows on Main, showcases dramatic views of the city and the Power & Light District from the fifth floor. Additionally, The Chandelier Bar highlights the entire top floor of the theatre and features a full-circle bar surrounding a large inverted chandelier. This general admission standing-only area has four large LCD televisions for viewing and enhanced sound reinforcement for optimal show enjoyment. There are specially priced Chandelier Bar tickets available through Ticketmaster for most shows. Finally, The Indie on Main, a music-centric bar on the ground floor of 13th and Main Streets, boasts a full bar and lounge-style seating. The bar opens at 5 p.m. on show nights and ticket holders inside the bar have the opportunity to enter the venue before doors open to the public. On non-show nights, The Indie on Main is open Wednesday - Saturday from 5pm - 3am. Without a doubt, there is not another venue like this in Kansas City!