BWW Review: Another Fantastic Musical Theater Heritage Production - FUNNY GIRL at Crown CenterBWW Review: Another Fantastic Musical Theater Heritage Production - FUNNY GIRL at Crown Center
by Steve Wilson - Apr 14, 2019

Kansas City has one of the best performing arts communities in the country, but don't take my word for it, prove it to yourself by seeing FUNNY GIRL at Musical Theater Heritage in Crown Center. Every time I think that I have seen the best that Kansas City has to offer I am proven wrong by another grand production from a local theatrical production company. (more...)

Photo Flash: MTH Theater at Crown Center Presents FUNNY GIRLPhoto Flash: MTH Theater at Crown Center Presents FUNNY GIRL
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2019

MTH Theater at Crown Center presents Funny Girl, music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Bob Merrill and book by Isobel Lennart. (more...)

MTH Theater at Crown Center Announces Casting For FUNNY GIRLMTH Theater at Crown Center Announces Casting For FUNNY GIRL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2019

MTH Theater at Crown Center has announced the cast and creative team for its April production of Funny Girl, music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Bob Merrill and book by Isobel Lennart. (more...)

BWW Review: RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL at Coterie Theatre In Crown CenterBWW Review: RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL at Coterie Theatre In Crown Center
by Paul Bolton - Nov 10, 2018

Rediscover RUDOLPH The Red-Nosed Reindeer, the Musical, now on stage at the Coterie Theatre in Kansas City. Relive the nostalgia of childhood while introducing a new generation to one of the most joyous stories of the season with the rambunctious return of Rudolph. PARENTS: turn off the tv/computer and bring your kids to this show - they'll be happy you did! Showing through December 30th, 2018 at Crown Center in the Coterie Theatre. (more...)

RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER Comes to The Coterie TheatreRUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER Comes to The Coterie Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2018

The "most famous reindeer of all" from the longest-running and highest-rated holiday television special will be live on stage in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical at The Coterie Theatre in Crown Center. Directed by William J. Christie, The Coterie's critically- acclaimed production features Rudolph and the entire holly jolly cast of iconic characters, including Sam the Snowman, Hermey the Elf, Yukon Cornelius, and the Abominable Snow Monster, helping Santa save Christmas this holiday season, November 6 - December 30, 2018. (more...)

BWW Review: BECOMING MARTIN at The Coterie TheatreBWW Review: BECOMING MARTIN at The Coterie Theatre
by Paul Bolton - Sep 22, 2018

Coterie Theatre debuts 40th season with the Premier of Kevin Willmott's play Becoming Martin. More a coming of age story than history lesson, Willmotts' play is written with families with children ages 11 and older in mind. The show performs through October 21, 2018 (75 minute run time without intermission). Performances  are at the Coterie Theatre, level one of Crown Center, at 2450 Grand Blvd, Kansas City, MO, June 19 through August 5th, 2018.  For tickets call the box office at (816) 474-6552 or online: www.thecoterie.org (more...)

BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY at Musical Theater HeritageBWW Review: MY FAIR LADY at Musical Theater Heritage
by Alan Portner - Sep 16, 2018

Alan Lerner and Frederick Lowe's 1956 musical megahit 'My Fair Lady' opened last weekend at Musical Theater Heritage inside its three-venue Crown Center complex with a re-imagination by Kansas City's Heidi Van. This cast is multi-racial and sensitive to the modern relative roles of men and women in today's society. (more...)

The MTH Theater Presents MY FAIR LADYThe MTH Theater Presents MY FAIR LADY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2018

The MTH Theater has announced casting and additional details for its upcoming production of Lerner & Loewe's masterpiece, MY FAIR LADY. Allison Jones will assume the title role of Eliza Doolittle alongside esteemed Kansas City veteran Bruce Roach, as Henry Higgins. (more...)

Photo Flash: THE PRODUCERS Comes to MTH Theatre!Photo Flash: THE PRODUCERS Comes to MTH Theatre!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2018

The MTH Theater at Crown Center presents Mel Brooks' mega-hit musical comedy THE PRODUCERS. (more...)

MTH Theater Announces Cast of THE PRODUCERSMTH Theater Announces Cast of THE PRODUCERS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2018

The MTH Theater at Crown Center has announced casting for its August production of Mel Brooks' mega-hit musical comedy THE PRODUCERS. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK at Kansas City Repertory Theatre
by Alan Portner - Feb 8, 2016

Diary of Anne Frank makes important historical statement (more...)

KC Rep Sets THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK Cast
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2016

Kansas City Repertory Theatre's Artistic Director Eric Rosen is pleased to announce the cast of The Diary of Anne Frank, directed by Marissa Wolf, KC Rep's Director of New Works. The play, based upon Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl, was originally written for the stage by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett. In 1997, Wendy Kesselman published a revised version of Goodrich and Hackett's Pulitzer Prize winning script, which integrated some of the more personal aspects of Anne Frank's story that remained untold in the original script. (more...)

BWW Interview: Mandy Morris Returns to Kansas City at The New Theater
by Steve Wilson - May 15, 2015

Reprising her role from the New Theatre production of Hairspray, Mandy Morris returns to Kansas City as Amber Von Tussle. Hairspray with book by Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan, music by Marc Shaiman, and lyrics by Scott Wittman and Mark Shaiman runs through July 12 at Ithe dinner theater. Dennis D. Hennessy directs the New Theatre production and Richard J. Hinds provides choreography. (more...)

BWW Review: LASSO OF TRUTH Opens at the Unicorn Theatre in Kansas City
by Steve Wilson - Feb 1, 2015

Lasso of Truth, a National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere, opened on Saturday night January 31 at the Unicorn Theatre in Kansas City, Missouri. Johnny Wolfe directs this multimedia experience, which looks at the life of William Moulton Marston, the inventor of the lie detector and creator of the comic book hero Wonder Woman. The use of video and comic book style slides add additional humor to an already amusing and sensual production. Lasso of Truth is a co-production with the University of Missouri at Kansas City Theatre. (more...)

BWW Preview: LASSO OF TRUTH Comes to the Unicorn Theatre in Kansas City
by Steve Wilson - Jan 17, 2015

The Unicorn Theatre presents a Rolling World Premiere of Lasso of Truth at the theater located in Kansas City, Missouri. Johnny Wolfe directs the Lasso of Truth, written by Carson Kreitzer and co-produced with the University of Missouri at Kansas City Theatre. The show runs January 28 through February 15, with opening night on January 31. (more...)

BWW Reviews: The KC Rep's A CHRISTMAS CAROL, No Better Way to Start The Holidays
by Steve Wilson - Dec 1, 2014

Like a fine glass of champagne, A Christmas Carol, at the Kansas City Repertory Theatre only gets better with age. The 34th production of A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens and adapted by Barbara Fields, opened on Saturday November 29 at the Spencer Theatre in Kansas City, Missouri. The KC Rep continues its 50th anniversary with the magnificent production of the holiday classic, which has been seen by more than a half million patrons since 1981. The KC Rep serves more than 12,000 schoolchildren annually. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at the Unicorn Theatre's HANDS ON A HARDBODY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2014

Hands on a Hardbody is a new rock musical about 10 Texans whose new lease on life is so close they can touch it. Under a scorching sun for days on end and armed with nothing but hope and ambition, they'll fight to keep at least one hand on a brand-new truck in order to win it. In this hard-fought contest, only one winner can drive away with the American dream. Check out a first look at highlights below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of HANDS ON A HARDBODY at Unicorn Theatre
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2014

Hands on a Hardbody is a new rock musical about 10 Texans whose new lease on life is so close they can touch it. Under a scorching sun for days on end and armed with nothing but hope and ambition, they'll fight to keep at least one hand on a brand-new truck in order to win it. In this hard-fought contest, only one winner can drive away with the American dream. Check out a first look at highlights below! (more...)

Unicorn Theatre's HANDS ON A HARDBODY Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2014

Hands on a Hardbody is a new rock musical about 10 Texans whose new lease on life is so close they can touch it. Under a scorching sun for days on end and armed with nothing but hope and ambition, they'll fight to keep at least one hand on a brand-new truck in order to win it. In this hard-fought contest, only one winner can drive away with the American dream. (more...)

BWW Preview: HANDS ON A HARDBODY, Coming to the Newly Renamed Levin Stage
by Steve Wilson - Aug 20, 2014

Hand on a Hardbody opens the Unicorn Theatre's 41st season on September 3, on the newly renamed Levin Stage. In a ceremony on August 10 The Unicorn Theatre renamed the Main Stage to honor Producing Artistic Director Cynthia Levin. (more...)

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