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Our outdoor amphitheatre is tucked into 10 beautiful acres in Shawnee Mission Park with a separate entrance at 7710 Renner Road. Located just north of I-435 Highway and 87th Street, our facility is easily accessible from anywhere in the Kansas City metropolitan area. (View A Map online).

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You can purchase tickets online anytime online or at our box officeat the theatre (on show nights).


All MUSICAL tickets are ANYTIME tickets at TTIP! Buy all the tickets you need (either online or in person at our box office) then just show up! Use your tickets for any performance of any production. Anytime tickets... Easy! (Please remember... all sales are final! )

  • $8 plus tax for general admission

  • $6 plus tax for youth ages 4-10 - children 3 and under are free but require a ticket

  • Box office opens at 6:00pm on show nights

  • Gates to the theatre seating area open at 6:30pm

  • Performances begin at 8:30pm 


All Movies-in-the-park tickets are general admission and are $1 per person! (Children 3 and under are free.)

  • You may pay at the gate with cash OR the box office with credit/debit cards.

  • Gates open on movie nights at 7:30pm

  • Movies begin between 8:30pm and 8:45pm (Generally speaking, when it is dark enough... we start!)


We have 80 reserved chairs available for each MUSICAL THEATRE performance (reserved seats are not available for movie nights).

Leave your lawn chair at home and still get a great seat! Arrive right before the show begins and still be guaranteed a prime seat! See the map below to see where in the bowl the reserved chairs are located. Reserved chairs may be purchased online in advance (recommended) or if available, by visiting the box office the night of the performance. Reserved chairs are $20 (plus tax) per chair. Please note, this ticket covers entry as well as your chair, of course. Book early, availability is limited!


Parking for our disabled patrons is located directly adjacent to gate #3 next to our reserved parking. Anyone with an appropriate plaquard will be admitted to park in disabled parking free of charge, of course!


Want a guaranteed "short walk" to the gates of the theatre? Our reserved parking section just steps away from gate #3 is for you! Reserved parking passes are available for only $5 and can be purchased online in advance!


Visit the theatre and see every performance of every show... and... park in the reserved parking area every time for a one-time fee of only $25 dollars! That's right! Visit when ever you like and park in reserved parking every time! Purchase full season parking passes directly online and don't even stand in line at the box office!


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At JCPRD, everything we do makes a healthier you!  Whether it’s walking the trails, participating in a recreation program, or enriching your life by seeing a show at The Theatre in the Park, you’re actively improving your health!  And JCPRD has expanded its commitment to promoting your healthy lifestyle by offering healthy food options at our concession stands.  Yes, including The Theater in the Park concessions!  While you’re always welcome to bring your own food into TTIP, there’s really no need, because our healthy concessions initiative, known as SCORE!, provides a wide selection of delicious and healthy menu items.  Enjoy!

Here's the selection we offer at the TTIP concessions stand:

Hotdog - $4
Hamburger - $3.75
Cheeseburger - $4.25
Turkey Sandwich -$4.00
Jalapeno Chicken Wrap - Whole $8/Half $4.00
Caesar Salad - $4.00
Spinach Artichoke Dip with toasted flatbread - $5.00
Hummus with toasted flatbread - $5.00
Pretzel - add cheese for 50¢ - $2.75
Popcorn - $2.50 with TTIP Bucket - $5.00
Clementine - 2 for $1.00
​Banana - $1.00

Apple - $1.00
Baked Chips - $1.25
Dippin’ Dots - $3.00
Fun size candy - 25¢
Lemon Chill - $3
Frosty Malt - $3

20 oz. bottles: $2.50 - (Coca-Cola, Diet Coca-Cola, Sprite,  Lemonade, Gold Peak Tea)

Dasani Water - $2.00



Includes: You choice of Hot Dog, Burger,
Cheese Burger, Turkey Sandwich or
Jalapeno Chicken 1/2 Wrap
Fruit, Chips and Beverage
One fun sized candy bar!


Looking for a bargain?

Check out THRIFY THURSDAY! Save 20% on ALL tickets!
Here's the deal: you have to buy your ticket at the box office, and you have to see the show THAT Thursday evening. We know... rules, rules, rules... but, hey... 20% of is 20% off! RIGHT?!


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Part of our seating area is for BLANKETS and LOW beach chairs only!!

Please observe the areas designated for "Blankets Only", and please don't save a seating area larger than a reasonable size to accommodate your group.

Ground-level-chairs (low seats or beach chairs that sit flat on the ground) are allowed in the blanket area. If you have questions on our seating policy, please consult the House Manager or any member of our front-of-house staff.

Look for this sign when you arrive at the theatre for direction to the blanket and low-chair section.

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  • Sorry, pets are not allowed in the Theatre bowl.

  • Smoking is PROHIBITED inside the Theatre bowl. Please move outside the fence.

  • Please, no flash photography; it is VERY distracting to the cast and the audience.

  • Videotaping any performance is STRICTLY prohibited by our royalty contracts.

  • Please turn your phones to silent mode before the performance begins.

  • Have fun with Frisbees, balls, toys, etc. in the areas beyond the main seating area.BUT... once the performance begins, please have fun watching the show!

  • Alcohol is not allowed inside the bowl at The Theatre in the Park.

  • Bring your own food and soft drinks, or you can visit our concession stand for great food and snacks.

  • For safety reasons, please do not bring glass containers into the Theatre.

  • Only cast, crew and staff are allowed backstage. You can visit with the cast following the performance in the area next to the concession stand.

  • Basic first aid supplies are located at the information booth by the flag pole.

  • Sunscreen and insect repellent are great things to bring along on your visit.

  • You can rent a tall camping chair at the Information Booth AND there are a few games you can check out for FREE too!



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