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Kansas City Public Theatre Extends Online 10-Minute Play Project Photo Kansas City Public Theatre Extends Online 10-Minute Play Project
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2020

Kansas City Public Theatre's Online 10-Minute Play Project is extended to 2 nights! A talented cast of actors will read LIVE via the Kansas City Public Theatre Facebook page on May 4th and May 5th at 7:30 PM

Kansas City Public Theatre Launches 'OH GOD, REALLY?!' AN ONLINE DEVISED PLAY PROJECT Photo Kansas City Public Theatre Launches 'OH GOD, REALLY?!' AN ONLINE DEVISED PLAY PROJECT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2020

Tentatively titled, Oh God, Really?! this 30-person devised play project finds Fate bringing a group of childhood friends together at an abandoned roller rink in search of an illustrious and mysterious Smurfette doll. Friendships will be tested, skate-offs will be had, and time streams will be crossed.

The Barn Players Present the 6 X 10 Minute Play Fest Photo The Barn Players Present the 6 X 10 Minute Play Fest
by Stephi Wild - Nov 13, 2019

Exciting, provocative new work will soon be premiered at Kansas City's Community Theater! You have three convenient opportunities to attend THE BARN PLAYERS 12TH ANNUAL 6 X 10 MINUTE PLAY FESTIVAL, Friday, December 6th through Sunday, December 8th, 2019 at the Arts Asylum, 9th & Harrison, Kansas City, MO 64106.

MGM to Produce Feature Film Based on Boy George's Life Photo MGM to Produce Feature Film Based on Boy George's Life
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 29, 2019

MGM has announced that it will produce a feature film based on the life of singer Boy George, according to Deadline. The film will be written and directed by Sacha Gervasi (My Dinner with Herve, Anvil: The Story of Anvil) and produced by Kevin King Templeton (Creed I & II) and Paul Kemsley. George and Jessica de Rothschild will executive produce.

BWW Review: ALPHABET SOUP STORIES FROM QUEER VOICES at the Squeezebox Theatre in Kans Photo BWW Review: ALPHABET SOUP STORIES FROM QUEER VOICES at the Squeezebox Theatre in Kansas City
by Steve Wilson - Apr 14, 2019

The fourth annual ALPHABET SOUP STORIES FROM QUEER VOICES opened Friday, April 12, at the Squeezebox Theatre in Kansas City, Missouri to a full house. The short play showcase produced by Whim Productions runs through April 21 at the small intimate theater. The showcase features seven plays all written by members of the LGBTQ community, exploring aspects of the homosexual lifestyle.

William Inge Theater Festival Welcomes New Play Lab Writers From 14 States Photo William Inge Theater Festival Welcomes New Play Lab Writers From 14 States
by Julie Musbach - Mar 27, 2019

Twenty-four outstanding playwrights, representing 14 states, will converge in the small town of Independence, Kansas for a public staged reading of their new scripts during the New Play Lab at the 38th Annual William Inge Theater Festival, May 22-25, at Independence Community College, Independence, Kansas.

The Barn Players Present Their 11th Annual 6 X 10 Minute Play Festival Photo The Barn Players Present Their 11th Annual 6 X 10 Minute Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2018

Six new, short plays. Accomplished actors, directors, and technicians bringing them to life. It all adds up to the BARN PLAYERS 11TH ANNUAL 6 X 10: TEN MINUTE PLAY FESTIVAL, one weekend only: December 7th, 8th, & 9th, 2018 at The Arts Asylum: 1000 East 9th Street, (off Harrison Street), Kansas City, MO 64106.

The Barn Players Present Their 11th Annual 6 X 10 Minute Play Festival Photo The Barn Players Present Their 11th Annual 6 X 10 Minute Play Festival
by Stephi Wild - Nov 29, 2018

Six new, short plays. Accomplished actors, directors, and technicians bringing them to life. It all adds up to the BARN PLAYERS 11TH ANNUAL 6 X 10: TEN MINUTE PLAY FESTIVAL, one weekend only: December 7th, 8th, & 9th, 2018 at The Arts Asylum: 1000 East 9th Street, (off Harrison Street), Kansas City, MO 64106.

A 60'S TRILOGY Is First Production Of New USVAA Veteran's Repertory Photo A 60'S TRILOGY Is First Production Of New USVAA Veteran's Repertory
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2018

USVAA Vets Repertory and Revenant Stage (formerly The Elephant Theatre) present the world premiere of A 60's Trilogy, written by playwright and screenwriter Tommy Carter (Hellz Kitchen Ablaze, Remake for BET).

A 60'S TRILOGY Is First Production Of New USVAA Veteran's Repertory Photo A 60'S TRILOGY Is First Production Of New USVAA Veteran's Repertory
by Julie Musbach - Aug 15, 2018

USVAA Vets Repertory and Revenant Stage (formerly The Elephant Theatre) present the world premiere of A 60's Trilogy, written by playwright and screenwriter Tommy Carter (Hellz Kitchen Ablaze, Remake for BET).

ULTIMATE BEASTMASTER: SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST Debuts August 31 on Netflix Photo ULTIMATE BEASTMASTER: SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST Debuts August 31 on Netflix
by Macon Prickett - Jul 25, 2018

Ultimate Beastmaster: Survival of the Fittest launches globally on August 31, exclusively on Netflix.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for CREED II Starring Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallo Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for CREED II Starring Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone
by Macon Prickett - Jun 20, 2018

Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the challenge of his life. Facing an opponent with ties to his family's past only intensifies his impending battle in the ring. Rocky Balboa is there by his side through it all and, together, Rocky and Adonis will confront their shared legacy, question what's worth fighting for, and discover that nothing's more important than family. Creed II is about going back to basics to rediscover what made you a champion in the first place, and remembering that, no matter where you go, you can't escape your history.

A Bigger, Badder Beast Returns on Netflix for Season 3 Of ULTIMATE BEASTMASTER Photo A Bigger, Badder Beast Returns on Netflix for Season 3 Of ULTIMATE BEASTMASTER
by Tori Hartshorn - Feb 27, 2018

A Bigger, Badder Beast Returns on Netflix for Season 3 Of ULTIMATE BEASTMASTER

ULTIMATE BEASTMASTER A Bigger, Badder Beast Returns on Netflix for Season 3 Photo ULTIMATE BEASTMASTER A Bigger, Badder Beast Returns on Netflix for Season 3
by Macon Prickett - Feb 27, 2018

The third season of Ultimate Beastmaster Season is a nine-episode event series that features over 100 competitors from nine countries. Those countries include: U.S., U.K., Australia, Germany, Brazil, Italy, France, South Korea and Mexico.

UNTIL, UNTIL, UNTIL: A Play Based On Ben Vereen's 1981 Blackface Performance Comes to Photo UNTIL, UNTIL, UNTIL: A Play Based On Ben Vereen's 1981 Blackface Performance Comes to Yerba Buena
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 4, 2018

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) presents the San Francisco premiere of Until, Until, Until..., a play written, staged, and directed by Los Angeles based artist Edgar Arceneaux. Until, Until, Until is an investigation and meditation on the infamous 1981 performance by Broadway legend Ben Vereen, televised nationally as part of Ronald Reagan's inaugural celebration.

Netflix Orders Second Season of International Competition Series ULTIMATE BEASTMASTER Photo Netflix Orders Second Season of International Competition Series ULTIMATE BEASTMASTER
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 8, 2017

Netflix has ordered a second season of its athletic competition series ULTIMATE BEASTMASTER. Created by 'The Biggest Loser' executive producer David Broome, the show features athletes from all over the world competing to beat a challenging obstacle course known as 'The Beast.'

YBCA Debuts New Performing Arts Festival TRANSFORM Photo YBCA Debuts New Performing Arts Festival TRANSFORM
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) invites the community to be inspired and provoked by Transform, its new signature performance festival-a two-week celebration of the power of ideas.

YBCA presents TRANSFORM, a New Performance Festival
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2017

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA), the Bay Area's most innovative arts institution, announces Transform, a two-week showcase of dance, music, theater, and public convenings. Occurring each fall and spring, Transform places YBCA's curatorial voice front and center and builds on its nearly 25-year history as the Bay Area's cornerstone organization for presenting cutting-edge contemporary art. Taking place September 14 through September 23, 2017, the inaugural festival presents newly commissioned works by nine groundbreaking Bay Area artists, including dance artists Jesse Hewit and Larry Arrington, contemporary ballet company Amy Seiwert Imagery, contemporary dance company RAWdance, and more. They have been invited to devise world-premiere works in response to the provocation, "Why Citizenship?"

LONE STAR by James McClure to Open at Zephyr On Melrose
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

???????Elephant Theatre Company Artistic Director David Fofi directs James McClure's American classic bender Lone Star starring Christopher Jordan, Christopher Parker and Brian Foyster

BWW Review: DRUNKS at Whim Productions
by Alan Portner - Mar 20, 2017

Audience learns how the movie business works with a combination of drugs, alcohol, wild sex, porn, and wild insecurity

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