About This Event

Photo of band Jazz Play standing under a glass sculpture in the Great Hall at Wichita Art Museum. From left to right: man holding saxophone; man standing with bass; another man standing; woman standing. Text Reads: WAM Nights Open Late Fridays

Members of Jazz Play

Inspired by the 1940s American modernism of William H. Johnson’s Fighters for Freedom series (currently feature exhibition on view), WAM is partnering with Wichita Jazz Festival to bring live jazz to the Great Hall during WAM Nights.

Jazz Play–a group of accomplished local musicians performing traditional jazz standards–kicks off the weekend.

Save the Date for more jazz at WAM Nights:
Friday, October 27 | Billie’s Bounce

Free event. No reservations required.

About WAM Nights: We’re open late on Fridays until 9 pm! Start your weekend with after-hours access to the galleries, dinner at 1400 by Elderslie (Happy Hour drinks 3-6 pm), or shopping in the Museum Store. WAM Nights will include programs with artists, musicians, and performers–don’t miss your chance to see the art at WAM in a new way! The museum comes to life with local creatives during WAM Nights!