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Johnson County Community College Carlsen Center

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Address: 12345 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66210-1283
Phone Number: +1 913-469-4445
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Concert venue

This was only our second time attending a show there and the only problem was we had to have our ticket scanned at another entry and then return to our section. The lighting and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
RogerJ2014
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Omaha, Nebraska
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Omaha, Nebraska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was only our second time attending a show there and the only problem was we had to have our ticket scanned at another entry and then return to our section. The lighting and the sound is quite good and was well suited for both events we have seen there. Both shows were acoustic and vocal groups and very enjoyable.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art is on the campus and there are also a number of sculpture around the campus. Some very good works there. Worth a detour

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St. Louis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art is located on the campus of this Community College and is perhaps the finest contemporary art museum we have ever visited. The collection numbers close to 2000 pieces of art. Paintings, sculptures, installations , pottery, etc., etc, The museum has a cafe and gift shop in its modern two story building which I believe... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

Yardley Hall at Johnson County Community College is smaller than huge auditoriums for live music, but that's part of what it makes it so nice. The acoustics are good, the lighting is good, the seats are comfortable, and there isn't a bad seat. I've been on the floor in front of the stage, in the balconies, and in the box... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Six of us attended the 2:00 matinee on 5-7 and we had such a fantastic time. We had great seats and shared so much laughter.

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Ramsey, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

The school was easily marked to find the gym. It was a nice gym the workers were very helpful in finding where to go.

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Kansas City Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

I have attended concerts, performances and innovative productions here and this year Blue Man group and Quixotic are favorites. The performances last year and scheduled for this year from the UK (Scottish, British Bobbies, Bag Pipers) and wonderful and appeal to adults and children alike. Free easy parking both surface and covered are available. The venue is open and beautifully... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Attended Blue Man Group with family. Great seating and sound. Very easy to get to, near several major roads. Parking was no problem. The staff is wonderful! We had a handicapped person with us and they really took care of her. Long before the concert was to start they approached her to ask her seat location and if she needed... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015

A friend of ours sings in a choral group and we went to hear them. Between 40 and 60 men and women were on stage singing, some new songs and some old favorites. They sounded great, not a bad seat in the house. HIGHLY recommend and this concert was free and also the parking was close and free. If you... More 

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Kansas City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

This is a terrific venue for concerts. There really is not a bad seat. The acoustics are good, the setting is lovely, the parking is free and close. If you work for the college, there is a discount on the tickets, as well!

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