'American Idol' tour to end early with no KC show

The summer tour starring "American Idol" finalists is being cut short.

Eight shows on the American Idol Live! Tour have been canceled and others have been changed, according to a revised schedule released by tour organizer LiveNation.

The tour, which features the show's 2010 top 10 singers, was originally scheduled to end Sept. 16 in Portland, Maine, but is now slated to end Aug. 31 in Indianapolis.

The tour was to have made a stop at the Sprint Center on Aug. 27. The other canceled tour dates are in Omaha; Winnipeg; Toronto; Buffalo, N.Y.; Cleveland; Pittsburgh; and Portland, Maine.