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6-7 LSW presents musical "Cinderella"
7 LS Symphony "Rhapsody in Red"
12 Negro League Baseball History
13-15 LSW presents musical "Cinderella"
17 SCA International Festival
20-21 LSHS "The Women of Lockerbie"
27-March 1 LSHS "The Women of Lockerbie"


Visit the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies website for more information about what is happening statewide.




 Arts Council Members

Melanie Allen Gary Fruits
Paula Belser Carole Gray
Hollie Couch Dr. Syrtiller Kabat
Rashelle Stutts Ben Martin
 Carla Gibson Jeannine Akins
 Bob Jones  



Our Mission

The LS Arts Council promotes, develops, strengthens and advocates for the arts in Lee’s Summit.

The Council is recognized for its success in cultivating arts of excellence, enhancing the quality of life of our citizens, and advancing economic and arts development through the arts in Lee’s Summit.

The Council will support and collaborate with Lee’s Summit arts organizations, artists, arts educators, and independent art programs to increase the public’s awareness, opportunities, and participation in the Arts.  The Council identifies the cultural arts to include, but does not limit it to, performing arts, music, visual arts, multimedia arts, literary arts, arts and crafts, folk art, and historic architecture/sites.

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Passion for the arts? Interested in giving back to your community?

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Current & Upcoming Events


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Showcase Your Art at 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration!

Artists with artwork promoting unity, depicting our community and highlighting Dr. King’s values are being asked to display their artwork at the City’s 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. event being held at 5 p.m. on Mon., Jan. 19, in the Pavilion at John Knox Village, 520 NW Murray Road, Lee’s Summit. The theme of the event is "Unity in our Community."


Lee's Summit Symphony -Rhapsody in Red looking for artists

Rhapsody in Red ~ Romance Through the Years Saturday, Feb 7, 2015 7-11 pm at Longview Mansion   As part of the event the LS Symphony...


Attention: Artists, Musicians, Actors, Crafters and Designers

  The Lee's Summit Arts Council is creating a database on the City's website to promote the creative artists and industries in our...