June 23, 2012 11:17 PM
The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts opened in September with glamorous galas and stars Tommy Tune, Patti Lupone, Itzhak Perlman and Placido Domingo. Tough acts to follow. But the center’s first season more than lived up to the hype. Helzberg Hall and the Muriel Kauffman Theatre overflowed with musical delights and audiences to enjoy them.