2024 Residency Program

The Music Theater Heritage Residency Program is designed to cultivate equitable access for local artists in and around the Kansas City area. The program is an initiative towards recognizing and supporting artists in the community, in the same spirit as other organizations who have helped and supported MTH’s growth throughout the years.


Applications for Artist/Company in Residence must be submitted no later than 5:00 pm on Friday, January 12, 2024

Up to one residency will be selected.

Music Theater Heritage Residency Program offers free access to one of three theatrical performance spaces, production facilities, and public lobby to exceptional artists for the 2024 Season. Program offerings include performance space, lighting and sound equipment, ticket handling, and potential marketing assistance. Participation in the residency reinforces MTH’s values of encouraging innovation, producing authentic art, providing inclusive access, and creating sustainable community engagement.

Music Theater Heritage is located within the 85-acre Crown Center complex welcoming more than five million visitors each year. This residency will place artists directly into the heart of Kansas City offering them an opportunity to inspire Kansas City with their artistic vision.