Theatre in the Park Summer Season Continues with THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk on July 04, 2015

An outdoor park setting is the perfect place for the enchanting and moving musical "SECRET GARDEN," which takes the Theatre in the Park stage Friday, July 3 and continuing through Sunday, July 5, and ... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 7/3; HEATHERS in Austin, KINKY BOOTS in Canada and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 03, 2015

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Austin, Milwaukee, Toronto, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include HEATHERS in Austin, T... (more...)
SHREK Begins 7/11 at The J
by BWW News Desk on July 02, 2015

 A beloved big green ogre is taking the stage at both the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, The J, and Theatre in the Park, for an extra long run of the hilarious and heartwarming Shrek,... (more...)
Broadway in Branson Abruptly Closes THE LITTLE MERMAID Due to Statements of Racism and Inequality
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2015

Producer with Broadway in Branson, Justin Tranchita, announced that Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID, has been cancelled abruptly.  It was scheduled to run through the end of September at The Whitehouse Th... (more...)
The Barn Players Present EQUUS, 7/31-8/16
by BWW News Desk on June 28, 2015

"EQUUS" is the next production at the Barn Players, 6219 Martway in Mission, Kansas (suburban Kansas City) July 31st through August 16th - Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30 and Sunday matinees at 2... (more...)
Comedy Magician Chipper Lowell Continues THE HITS in Branson; Returns for 2nd Season of MASTERS OF ILLUSION
by TV News Desk on June 23, 2015

The second season of the all-new MASTERS OF ILLUSION Premieres Friday, July 10 on the CW Network, and features even more great escapes, fascinating sleight of hand, large scale illusions and award-win... (more...)
BWW Review: 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Rocks Musical Monday and Tuesday in Kansas City
by Steve Wilson on June 23, 2015

"That song alone is worth the price of a ticket." That comment was made by an audience member after Daniel Beeman and the cast of Musical Monday performed "Bohemian Rhapsody" at the close of Act I fo... (more...)
BWW Review: A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD Opens at The Coterie Theatre in Kansas City
by Steve Wilson on June 21, 2015

This toad will not give you warts, but he will make your side hurt from laughing so hard. A Year with Frog and Toad opened on Friday June 19 at the Coterie Theatre in Kansas City, Missouri. Based on... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/19; MY FAIR LADY at the Muny, ON YOUR FEET! and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 19, 2015

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Maine, Chicago, Italy, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include FAME at Maine State Music ... (more...)
BWW Reviews: ONCE Is a Musical Love Story at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
by Steve Wilson on June 17, 2015

Once, the humorous modern musical, opened on Tuesday June 16 at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in Kansas City, Missouri. The love story only needs to be seen Once to appreciate the beaut... (more...)
Eamonn McCrystal's THE MUSIC OF NORTHERN IRELAND Takes Home Four Emmy Awards
by BWW News Desk on June 17, 2015

Filmed before a live audience in the historic and stunningly opulent Grand Opera House in Belfast, The Music of Northern Ireland made a clean sweep with 4 Emmy Awards at The 37th Annual Emmy Awards Ga... (more...)
Theatre for Young America's 2015-2016 Season to Feature SKIPPYJON JONES & More
by BWW News Desk on June 17, 2015

Beginning its 42nd season, Theatre for Young America is offering an varied season of plays:: two Kansas City premieres; a world premiere; some traditional favorites; and a Halloween night-time present... (more...)
BWW Review: Heartland Men's Chorus Closes A LITTLE BIT WICKED
by Steve Wilson on June 15, 2015

A Little Bit Wicked, the Music of Stephen Schwartz presented by the Heartland Men's Chorus played Saturday June 13 and Sunday June 14 at the Folly Theater in Kansas City, Missouri. A Little Bit Wicke... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/12; 'Phenomenal' JC SUPERSTAR in KC, RED in St. Petersburg and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 12, 2015

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Washington DC, St. Petersburg, Adelaide, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include an 'asto... (more...)
BWW Review: TRIBES Continues at the Unicorn Theatre Though June 28
by Steve Wilson on June 12, 2015

The critically acclaimed Tribes continues at the Unicorn Theatre in Kansas City, Missouri through June 28, on the Levin Stage. Theodore Swetz directs the humorous British drama written by Nina Raine,... (more...)
BWW Review: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR is Phenomenal at Musical Theater Heritage in Kansas City
by Steve Wilson on June 08, 2015

Opening night of Jesus Christ Superstar on Saturday June 5 proves why Musical Theater Heritage is the Kansas City Superstar of musical theater. Directed by Musical Director Sarah Crawford the rock ope... (more...)
BWW Review: THE FULL MONTY Now Playing at the Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre
by Steve Wilson on June 05, 2015

With the daily downpours in Kansas City, the only way to see a full moon is in the audience of The Full Monty at the Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre. Karen Paisley directs the comical musical with book... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/5; World Premiere in Long Island, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN in San Diego and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 05, 2015

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Long Island, Kansas City, San Diego, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include a World Prem... (more...)
BWW Reviews: JUDY, BARBARA, LIZA Extended at Quality Hill Playhouse
by Steve Wilson on June 03, 2015

How do you tell if a musical is a success? The answer is easy, it is a success when at intermission, you walk into the restroom, one person is whistling, and two are humming songs from the show. Tha... (more...)
BWW Review: MOTHER FREAKING HOOD! is Mother Freaking Funny in Kansas City
by Steve Wilson on May 31, 2015

Mother Freaking Hood! is not a play anyone should see once, because that is not near enough times to catch all the humor that causes the audience to erupt with laughter throughout the two-act play. M... (more...)
  
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