Ovation! January 22, 2023

The Lawrence Schools Foundation and Lied Center of Kansas are proud to announce the 7th annual, district-wide talent show for middle and high school students on Sunday, January 22, 2023, at 7 p.m. Past events have included dancers, contortionists, trapeze artists, instrumentalists, singers and more. Students participating in Ovation! will be selected through an audition process, and will share their amazing talents on the main stage of the Lied Center with full production.

2023 Ovation! Headline Sponsors

$1000 Headline Sponsors

  • Truity Credit Union
  • Edmonds Duncan Registered Investment Advisors
  • Advanco

$500 Curtain Call Sponsors

  • Alpha Roofing
  • CEK Insurance
  • Laird Noller
  • Marsh & McLennan Agency
  • Meritrust Credit Union
  • McDonalds of Lawrence
  • P1 Group, Inc.
  • Security Benefit
  • Stevens & Brand

Other Donors

  • First State Bank & Trust

For Sponsorship Opportunities: Contact 785-330-1854 or email JSinclai@usd497.org


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Grants & Awards


Get In Touch

Location: 110 McDonald Drive Lawrence KS 66044

Telephone: (785) 330-1941

Email: djohnsto@usd497.org