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Jazz Ambassadors

Presented By: C.L. Hoover Opera House
Dates: October 26, 2018
Location: C.L. Hoover Opera House
Address: 135 W. 7th St., Junction City, KS 66441
Phone: 785.238.3906
Time: 7:30 PM
Price: Free
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In 1956, the US State Department created the Jazz Ambassadors program, hiring leading American Jazz musicians such as Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Goodman, and Duke Ellington to be "ambassadors" for the United States overseas. Since then, the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs in the US State Department has sponsored the Jazz Ambassadors in partnership with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

C.L. Hoover Opera House

(785) 238-3906 135 W. 7th St., Junction City Map it
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In the fall of 1882 the Opera House opened with a grand celebration. Then after 16 years as the cultural "heart" of... Learn more