Historic Jayhawk Theatre

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JAYHAWK THEATRE

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RENTALS

Take a tour and fall in love with the aesthetic of this beautiful theater which is available to rent for your next special occasion or business event. 

EVENTS

Experience the historic theater with our our upcoming events. From live music to film showings, we’ve got it all!

ABOUT

Built in 1926 to be a motion picture cinema, the Jayhawk is brimming with rich history. The theater closed in 1976. Over the past few years the desire to restore the theater has grown. Learn about it here.

Covid-19 Information

  • Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease causing mild to severe respiratory illness. The best way to prevent and slow down transmission is to wear a mask, frequent hand washing and maintain social distancing between you and others.
  • The recent pandemic has changed how events take place. We are so excited to be open again to bring the gift of live entertainment. Safety measures have been enhanced for our patrons, artists, volunteers and staff members. ​
  • While we are monitoring Kansas and Shawnee County guidelines and mandates, masks are currently not required. Masks are appreciated.

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Historic Jayhawk Theatre