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BWW Review: ANTIGONE at Metropolitan Ensemble TheatreBWW Review: ANTIGONE at Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre
Posted: Sep. 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


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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 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
Posted: Aug. 14, 2017


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


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
Posted: Jul. 28, 2017


BWW Review: HAMLET in Kansas City at Southmoreland Park. Shakespeare's revenge tragedy a treasure for Kansas City theatergoersBWW Review: HAMLET in Kansas City at Southmoreland Park. Shakespeare's revenge tragedy a treasure for Kansas City theatergoers
Posted: Jun. 19, 2017


BWW Review: MAN IN LOVE at KCRep Copaken StageBWW Review: MAN IN LOVE at KCRep Copaken Stage
Posted: May. 8, 2017


BWW Review: SPRING AWAKENING at Musical Theater HeritageBWW Review: SPRING AWAKENING at Musical Theater Heritage
Posted: Aug. 21, 2017


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.

BWW Review: HAMLET in Kansas City at Southmoreland Park. Shakespeare's revenge tragedy a treasure for Kansas City theatergoersBWW Review: HAMLET in Kansas City at Southmoreland Park. Shakespeare's revenge tragedy a treasure for Kansas City theatergoers
June 19, 2017

World class performance of 'Hamlet' now playing for free at Kansas City's Southmoreland Park next door to the Nelson-Adkins Museum. Featuring a stellar cast who breathe a fresh breath into Shakespeare's revenge tragedy.

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

An energetic cast take on the resplendently silly musical comedy Spamalot at Kansas City's Theatre in the Park. This adventure into British humor, slapstick shenanigans, musical farce, satire, parody, tap dancing, and grail quest keeps it's audience laughing the whole way through.

BWW Review: THE REALISTIC JONESES at Kansas City Actors TheatreBWW Review: THE REALISTIC JONESES at Kansas City Actors Theatre
May 30, 2017

Will Eno's 'The Realistic Joneses' at KCAT plots two couples, who are new neighbors in a small mountain town, as they navigate married life through not always ideal situations. This tightly balanced ensemble cast crafts a show that traverses a minefield of typical relationship troubles keeping it fun the whole way through.

BWW Review: 9 TO 5:THE MUSICAL AT THE MET at Metropolitan Ensemble TheatreBWW Review: 9 TO 5:THE MUSICAL AT THE MET at Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre
May 15, 2017

MET takes on Dolly Parton's '9 to 5: The Musical'

BWW Review: MAN IN LOVE at KCRep Copaken StageBWW Review: MAN IN LOVE at KCRep Copaken Stage
May 8, 2017

Racial injustice, economic hard times, evolving societal norms, provide a back drop for love with a murderous intent in Man In Love