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Connext All-Access Tour at Starlight Theatre

Thursday, April 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm • Organized By Nonprofit Connect
4600 Starlight Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64132


It's time to re-CONNEXT with your friends and colleagues at your favorite outdoor performing arts venue, Starlight Theatre! One of only two remaining outdoor theatre venues of its kind in the United States, this one-of-a-kind historic theatre has been a Heartland tradition and treasure since 1951. Today, Starlight presents anywhere from 5-9 Broadway shows and more than 20 live concert events each summer for all audiences! Join Connext for our first All-Access Tour since 2020 and go behind that historic, iconic stage while enjoying networking and refreshments with other emerging nonprofit professionals.

5:30 pm – Networking
6:00 pm – Opening Remarks
6:30 pm – First Tour
7:00 pm – Second Tour
7:30 pm – End

It is recommended that attendees wear comfortable closed-toe shoes during the tour as there will be periods of walking and standing. Tours of Starlight are ADA accessible.

Connext will closely monitor health and safety protocols outlined by the CDC and local officials to ensure a great and safe event!

Connext strives to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to engage fully. To request a reasonable accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please email the Connext Board at

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Starlight Theatre
4600 Starlight Rd
Kansas City, Missouri 64132
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