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BWW Review: SEA MARKS AT KCAT at KCAT At Union StationBWW Review: SEA MARKS AT KCAT at KCAT At Union Station
Posted: Jan. 14, 2018


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BWW Review: UNMURDERED at JKV Community Theatre At The Pavillion, Lee's Summit, MOBWW Review: UNMURDERED at JKV Community Theatre At The Pavillion, Lee's Summit, MO
Posted: Oct. 17, 2017


BWW Review: KINKY BOOTS at Starlight TheatreBWW Review: KINKY BOOTS at Starlight Theatre
Posted: Oct. 2, 2017


BWW Review: MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT at Theatre In The ParkBWW Review: MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT at Theatre In The Park
Posted: Jun. 5, 2017


BWW Previews: KANSAS CITY WOMEN'S CHORUS PRESENTS 'THE CURVE OF TIME' at The Liberty Performing Arts TheaterBWW Previews: KANSAS CITY WOMEN'S CHORUS PRESENTS 'THE CURVE OF TIME' at The Liberty Performing Arts Theater
Posted: Nov. 18, 2017


BWW Review: A LIE OF THE MIND at Kansas City Actors TheatreBWW Review: A LIE OF THE MIND at Kansas City Actors Theatre
Posted: Sep. 18, 2017


BWW Review: IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY at Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre In Kansas CityBWW Review: IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY at Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre In Kansas City
Posted: Dec. 10, 2017


BWW Review: WE SHALL NOT BE MOVED - THE STUDENT SIT-INS OF 1960 at The Coterie Theatre, Kansas City MOBWW Review: WE SHALL NOT BE MOVED - THE STUDENT SIT-INS OF 1960 at The Coterie Theatre, Kansas City MO
Posted: Sep. 25, 2017


BWW Review: SEA MARKS AT KCAT at KCAT At Union StationBWW Review: SEA MARKS AT KCAT at KCAT At Union Station
January 14, 2018

KCAT garners high marks for 'Sea Marks' an Irish romantic comedy now showing at the City Theatre in Union Station. Starring Cinnamon Schultz and Darren Kennedy as an unlikely romantic couple the show explores romance, personal acceptance, and the lure of the sea.

BWW Review: CHESAPEAKE at UNICORNBWW Review: CHESAPEAKE at UNICORN
December 20, 2017

Katie Karel is an acting dynamo in Unicorn Theatre's production of Chesapeake, by Lee Blessing and directed by Cynthia Levin, showing December 19, 2017 thru Jan 7, 2018 Tickets at UNICORNTHEATRE.ORG

BWW Review: IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY at Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre In Kansas CityBWW Review: IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY at Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre In Kansas City
December 10, 2017

MET audience is served up holiday magic with the live radio play version of the Capra classic 'It's a Wonderful Life' December 7-17th, 2017 Join in the festive fun as a real life radio audience as this favorite American classic is performed with energetic authenticity.

BWW Review: THE HAPPY ELF at Theatre In The Park At Johnson County Arts And Heritage CenterBWW Review: THE HAPPY ELF at Theatre In The Park At Johnson County Arts And Heritage Center
December 9, 2017

Harry Connick, Jr.'s voice narrates The Happy Elf now showing at the TTIP in the Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center Dec 8-23, 2017

BWW Previews: PACKAGES WITH BEAUS - HEARTLAND MEN'S CHORUS at Folly TheatreBWW Previews: PACKAGES WITH BEAUS - HEARTLAND MEN'S CHORUS at Folly Theatre
November 29, 2017

Heartland Men's Chorus to be joined by 'Well Strung' string quartet, and Broadway entertainer Claybourne Elder for 'Packages with Beaus' a concert for the Holidays. December 2 & 3 at the Folly Theatre and Dec.10 at Yardley Hall on the JCCC campus. Tickets at hmckc.org

BWW Review: CHRISTMAS IN SONG at Quality Hill PlayhouseBWW Review: CHRISTMAS IN SONG at Quality Hill Playhouse
November 25, 2017

Quality Hill Playhouse 'Christmas in Song' a cabaret hit with a quartet of bold and beautiful voices rings in the season with their 16th annual event. Now through Christmas Eve take in the American Songbook of Christmas music as performed by J Kent Barnhart, Joseph Carr, LaTeesha McDonald Jackson, and Sarah Labarr with selections that cover a wide variety of popular hits.

BWW Previews: KANSAS CITY WOMEN'S CHORUS PRESENTS 'THE CURVE OF TIME' at The Liberty Performing Arts TheaterBWW Previews: KANSAS CITY WOMEN'S CHORUS PRESENTS 'THE CURVE OF TIME' at The Liberty Performing Arts Theater
November 18, 2017

Kansas City Women's Chorus 'The Curve of Time' Liberty Performing Arts Theater Nov 17th 18th

BWW Previews: Heartland Men's Chorus presents 'FROM THE HEART' at TheUnited Methodist Church Of The Resurrection In LeawoodBWW Previews: Heartland Men's Chorus presents 'FROM THE HEART' at TheUnited Methodist Church Of The Resurrection In Leawood
November 8, 2017

Heartland Men's Chorus Fall Concert 'From The Heart' with guest composer/artist Mark Hayes at The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Leawood Kansas. HMC presents sacred and secular favorites at the spectacular new venue.

BWW Review: THE WEIR at METROPOLITAN ENSEMBLE THEATRE - KANSAS CITYBWW Review: THE WEIR at METROPOLITAN ENSEMBLE THEATRE - KANSAS CITY
October 21, 2017

THE WEIR, by Conor McPherson, now showing at the Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre through Oct 29th, 2017

BWW Review: 'DISGRACED' at UNICORN THEATRE in Kansas CityBWW Review: 'DISGRACED' at UNICORN THEATRE in Kansas City
October 20, 2017

Disgraced is a compelling drama that sorts through many of the background stories that make up today's headline news. Its timeliness will resonate with audiences as this talented cast swiftly maneuvers through a script that shows a world filled with many religions in a time when nationalism is front and center. It is today's world with the veneer pulled back so the raw foundation is revealed.

BWW Review: UNMURDERED at JKV Community Theatre At The Pavillion, Lee's Summit, MOBWW Review: UNMURDERED at JKV Community Theatre At The Pavillion, Lee's Summit, MO
October 17, 2017

JKV Community Theatre's mysterious 'UNMURDERED' play with a comedic twist premiers Wed Oct 18th in Lee's Summit at the Pavillion in the JK Village complex on Murray near Chipman Rd

BWW Review: GODSPELL at Theatre In The Park At Johnson County Arts & Heritage CenterBWW Review: GODSPELL at Theatre In The Park At Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center
October 9, 2017

Godspell the Stephen Schwartz musical revival at Theatre in the Park at Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center in Overland Park KS stages hit show that captures the spirit of the Gospel of Matthew from the New Testament. A talented ensemble rocks the night with a story of love and acceptance.

BWW Review: KINKY BOOTS at Starlight TheatreBWW Review: KINKY BOOTS at Starlight Theatre
October 2, 2017

Kinky Boots, by Lauper and Fierstein, runs through Oct. 1st at The Starlight Theatre in Kansas City. A dazzling cast that will sing, dance, act, strut, and fight their way into your heart is the highlight of yet another great Starlight season.

BWW Review: WE SHALL NOT BE MOVED - THE STUDENT SIT-INS OF 1960 at The Coterie Theatre, Kansas City MOBWW Review: WE SHALL NOT BE MOVED - THE STUDENT SIT-INS OF 1960 at The Coterie Theatre, Kansas City MO
September 25, 2017

We Shall Not be Moved, new play at the Coterie Theatre in Kansas City, MO From seamless production to well-honed acting, this is a story that relates to audiences from tweenagers to older adults with clear resonance. Telling such a story, of how the failure to embrace differences affects all of society, is a potent tale of humanity in both its ugly and more beautiful moments.

BWW Review: ANTIGONE at Metropolitan Ensemble TheatreBWW Review: ANTIGONE at Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre
September 18, 2017

Antigone Sophoclese drama adapted by Jean Anouilh directed by Karen Paisley now showing at the Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre in Kansas City. Talented acting ensemble gives a fresh new take on an ages old story. Contemporary in it's presentation, this updated adaptation takes on the rebellious nature of youth and the weight of responsibility of the powerful. Sept 14-Oct1

BWW Review: A LIE OF THE MIND at Kansas City Actors TheatreBWW Review: A LIE OF THE MIND at Kansas City Actors Theatre
September 18, 2017

A Lie Of The Mind by Sam Shepard and directed by Cinnamon Shultz now showing at the KCAT City Theater at Union Station in Kansas City. A richly character driven story provides audiences with a roller coaster emotional ride in a poignant story of love, abuse, and forgiveness. KCAT's ensemble gives a touching performance with memorable characters now through the 1st of Oct., 2017

BWW Review: SPRING AWAKENING at Musical Theater HeritageBWW Review: SPRING AWAKENING at Musical Theater Heritage
August 21, 2017

HTC's production of Spring Awakening, a folk-rock musical directed by Hersh Ellis, at the MTH Theater in Crown Center brings to life the gritty music of Duncan Sheik and the timeless lyrics and book of Steven Slater. Themes of injustice, homosexuality, teen pregnancy, masturbation, suicide, and conforming to strict rule compel a group of young people, questioning the unfairness of their world, to rebel.

BWW Review: AND THEN THERE WERE NONE at Kansas City Actors Theatre At Union StationBWW Review: AND THEN THERE WERE NONE at Kansas City Actors Theatre At Union Station
August 14, 2017

KCAT's current production of Agatha Christie's 'And Then There Were None' grips the audience with a suspenseful quickly paced mystery. Ensemble shines in this timeless tale of accusation, guilt, judgement, and murder. The attention to detail from costumes, to set, to lighting provides a sensory experience that everyone will enjoy. This fresh take is a perfect way for those new to theater to discover what great story-telling is all about.

BWW Previews: THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY  at Guild Hall, August 3-6, 2017BWW Previews: THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY at Guild Hall, August 3-6, 2017
July 28, 2017

The story of Iowa's covered bridges takes a romantic turn with a musical version that transports audiences to rural life in 1965. What happens when a lost National Geographic photographer meets an Italian rural housewife? See the show and find out all the answers.

BWW Review: 'MAMMA MIA!' at Kansas City Starlight TheatreBWW Review: 'MAMMA MIA!' at Kansas City Starlight Theatre
June 26, 2017

Combining ABBA's greatest hits, including 'Dancing Queen,' 'S.O.S' 'Super Trouper,' 'Take a Chance on Me' and 'The Winner Takes It All,' with an enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship Catherine Johnson has crafted a plot to expertly string together these more than 20 songs (written by Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus and Stig Andersson) in a show that is in the top ten longest running Broadway shows list. This production serves up both the bouncy electronic music that is familiar, with mother-vs. -daughter story about contrasting views of what constitutes a family.



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