• Announcing the Lied Center IMPACT Award Winners

    The 2016-17 winners were presented with their awards just prior to the Imani Winds Quintet performance, March 15, 7:30 pm. The Lied Center of Kansas named Imani Winds and Sarah Bonner as the recipients of the 2016-2017 Impact Awards. This is the third season the Lied Center is recognizing one artist or group for distinguished […]

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  • Expanded Beverage Service at the Lied Center

    This fall in partnership with KU Memorial Unions, the Lied Center is expanding its beverage service to include beer and wine. These items will be offered at Lied Center Series performances which take place in the Auditorium. They will be available one hour prior to the performance and at intermissions, if applicable. Soda, water, coffee […]

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  • Double the Just Friends Jazz Series Performances

    The Just Friends Jazz Series was such a hit last season, that we doubled the number of performances in the 2016-17 season. Check out the 2016-17 lineup. This series is exclusively for our Friends of the Lied. All levels of friends are invited to enjoy these outstanding performances in a jazz club-like atmosphere in the Lied Center Pavilion. Complimentary […]

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  • Lied Across Kansas

    The first year of Lied Across Kansas was a success! In the 2015–16 season, PROJECT Trio, a chamber ensemble that is known to combine the talent of world-class artists with the energy of rock stars, performed at the Lied Center and traveled to Sabetha, Salina, Russell and Hays. During their visits, the group worked with students, educators […]

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  • 2015-16 IMPACT Awards Presented

    Branford Marsalis and Dani Lotton-Barker were presented the 2015-16 Lied Center IMPACT Awards on Wednesday, April 6, prior to the Branford Marsalis Quartet performance. This is the second season the Lied Center is recognizing one artist or group for distinguished service to the performing arts and one USD 497 educator for distinguished service to arts education. Executive […]

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  • Be the First to See the 2015-16 Season

    There is something for everyone in the upcoming season. We wish we could tell you more, but it is under wraps until the Season Announcement Party. If you make a tax deductible donation to the Friends of the Lied, you’ll receive an invitation to the year’s most-anticipated party on April 26 and you’ll be the first to see the 2015-16 season. Friends […]

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