Celebration of International Friendship October 4th

Kauffman Center for Performing Arts
1601 Broadway, Kansas City, Missouri 64108

Be part of Kansas City’s welcome and celebration of your international military officers in the Class of 2019 at the U.S. Army’s Command and General Staff College.

No where else in the world can you participate in a formal event with 110 officers from 87 countries! We hope to see you there!

Tickets on sale starting Aug. 27 at www.kauffmancenter.org

CGSC Student discount for any ticket – $10.00 – Used the discount code:  STUDENT

All others get $5.00 off for only the $50.00 tickets – Use the discount code:   FRIEND

This event is open to all CGSC students, faculty and staff, as well as the general public.

This black tie event will begin at 7 p.m. with a reception followed by a program that will include the Introduction of the Command and General Staff College International Military Students, guest speaker remarks and a special performance by the Grammy Award-winning Kansas City Chorale. This year we will also introduce the most recent inductees of CGSC’s International Hall of Fame.

Seating will be assigned so you might want to order all your group's tickets at the same time. You may purchase tickets at the discounted price for your guests, prospective members, etc. too (up until the early deadline). We encourage you to invite anyone interested in our chapter, the international military students, sponsoring, etc.

How to Buy Tickets

You can buy tickets from the Kauffman Center for Performing Arts box office. Here are the details.

All tickets will be sold through the Kauffman Center. Box office hours are Mon-Thurs 10-5, Friday 10-3, closed Saturday and Sunday. Tickets can also be purchased online from Kauffman, beginning Aug. 27th

  • Tickets will go on sale in August.
  • Kauffman does charge a $6.50 fee for each ticket sold.
  • A code will be given to give a $5 discount on the $56.50 tickets for members of GKCPTP. (Code - Friend)
  • Prices are as follows:
    • Parterre, $56.50
    • Mezzanine,$46.50
    • Orchestra, $36.50
    • Grand Tier Not Available
    • Balcony Not Available

Kauffman Center Box Office
1601 Broadway, Kansas City, Missouri 64108
Call 816-994-7200 during business hours. You must call or visit the Kauffman Center box office during their business hours. Use the reference code:  CGSC Foundation. They will mail your tickets if time allows, or they will put your tickets at Will Call so you can pick them up before the event. The Kauffman Center accepts most bank cards for payment.

The adjacent city-owned Arts District Garage has 1,000 spaces and is convenient, secure and well-lit. Parking for events is $10.

Additional Donations

If you would like to make an additional tax deductible contribution to support the event, please send your check payable to:

CGSC Foundation, Inc.
100 Stimson Avenue, Suite 1149
Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 66027

For additional information, contact Ann Soby at 913.651.0624 or ann@cgscf.org

Suggested attire for this Black Tie event is Tuxedo or Dark Suit and Tie.

Download the article from the Kansas City Star 913 section.