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The Midland by AMC

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Great show and venue. Hadn't been there in while. Beautiful all the way around. Only negative to... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Wamego, Kansas
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breathe taking

The inside of this building is just beautiful and the concert we seen was amazing. We actually... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Rachel P
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1228 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64105-2107
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Great show and venue. Hadn't been there in while. Beautiful all the way around. Only negative to keep from a five rating. Power hungry security lady rudely took my very small 1|4 inch pocket knife..really first of all and her attitude was horrible and was...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

The inside of this building is just beautiful and the concert we seen was amazing. We actually parked a frew blocks away and the walk was really nice for a friday evening. The only complaint is that the seats were really small and the floors...More

Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Every event we go to at the Midland is fantastic. It is just large enough to attract interesting entertainers, but small enough to feel personalized. Have seen musical acts and also authors on book tours here and the venue is perfect for both.

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Large venue, good help from ushers. We had 2nd row seats in the middle.......can't get much closer. The seats were not very comfortable. It was a folding chair. You would think paying for tickets so close you would have more comfortable seats. The acoustics were...More

1  Thank ALAN W
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I have been to this theatre many times. This last visit was to see Lewis Black, comedian. I had never sat up in the top level before, but purchased tickets there for this show. With the exception of the comedians on the stage being far...More

1  Thank travelsamc
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I paid $240 for two seats to see one of my favorite musicians. The seats were on the main floor on the aisle. Perfect! Uhhh ... not quite. The tiers aren't sloped. Unless you're 9 feet tall, you can't see anything unless you're in the...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

I was here for a charity event which is a nice idea although the venue was only just about up to it. I love these classic theaters though with their ornate designs and throwbacks to past times. For example downstairs there are still booths from...More

Thank jerryskc
Reviewed 29 January 2017

What a beautiful theatre!! Went here to see Michael Carbonaro, the Magican who is best known for his TV show "The Carbonaro Effect". This venu was a perfect place for this event! The interior decor is fabulous! Parking right next door was $10.00. This theatre...More

Thank Ge0rgetravels
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The Midland is really pretty inside but whoever owns it is really letting it deteriorate. My friend & I went there in November for the Price Is Right show. I had not been to the Midland in a long time and was kind of shocked...More

Thank saminkc
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Right downtown on Main with streetcar running past it. Close to Power and Light District and all hotels. Built in early 1900's and restored 20 years ago. Once had live theatre, then movies from 1950-1970. Now used as live venue again. Large facility with loges...More

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Response from travelsamc | Reviewed this property |
Here are some fabulous choices: more upscale: Anton's KC, Bristol Seafood Grill, Webster House Bars/Taverns with great food: Yard House, Tom's Town, Ruin's Pub There is a bar (drinks only) The Indie on Main attached to... More
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Response from Gordon C | Reviewed this property |
The theater is small enough that there really isn't a bad seat in the house. I personally like balcony seats even though they are further back from the stage because the seats are on an incline so you're not looking at the... More