Unicorn Theatre Presents the Regional Premiere of THE REVOLUTIONISTSUnicorn Theatre Presents the Regional Premiere of THE REVOLUTIONISTS
by TV News Desk - Mar 12, 2019

The long awaited final production of Unicorn Theatre's 45th season will be the Regional Premiere of THE REVOLUTIONISTS by Lauren Gunderson. Gunderson has topped the American Theatre Magazine list of most produced playwrights for the past several years. The production will feature an all-female cast and will be helmed by kickass director Missy Koonce. The play will feature all-star local actors Vanessa Severo, Chioma Anyanwu, Amy Attaway, & Elise Poehling. (more...)

Taylor Mac's HIR Comes to Unicorn TheatreTaylor Mac's HIR Comes to Unicorn Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2018

Chaos reigns supreme in this hilarious reinvention of the classic American family drama. When Isaac returns home from Afghanistan to help take care of his ailing father, he discovers a household in revolt. His mother, Paige, has been liberated from an oppressive marriage, and with the help of her newly "out" transgender teen is passionately dismantling the patriarchy. But in Taylor Mac's shocking and subversive comedy, even the most radical changes can't always free you from the past. (more...)

Unicorn Theatre Presents VIETGONEUnicorn Theatre Presents VIETGONE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2018

Award-winning pioneer playwright Qui Nguyen brilliantly chronicles the love story of his parents' meeting in an Arkansas refugee center after fleeing Vietnam after the fall of Saigon in 1975. It's a buddy story, an all-American romance, and a motorcycle road-trip adventure that reexamines how we think about the heroes and victims of the Vietnam War. Vietgone skips through time and roams the globe with snarky humor, hip-hop, and lots of sex. It's one ironic, foul-mouthed, bad-ass new play. (more...)

VIDEO: YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN Opens 2017-18 Season at The White TheatreVIDEO: YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN Opens 2017-18 Season at The White Theatre
by Stage Tube - Nov 8, 2017

The 13th season of the White Theatre, produced by The Jewish Community Center's Arts + Culture Department, opens Saturday evening, Nov. 4 with Mel Brooks musical, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN. This hilarious musical is based on the classic Mel Brooks film, embellished as only Brooks can. (more...)

BWW Review: YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN at White TheatreBWW Review: YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN at White Theatre
by Alan Portner - Nov 7, 2017

Mel Brooks would be proud of this rendering of his most complete comic piece. (more...)

It's Alive! Mel Brooks Musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN Opens at Jewish Community Center's White TheatreIt's Alive! Mel Brooks Musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN Opens at Jewish Community Center's White Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2017

The 13th season of the White Theatre, produced by The Jewish Community Center's Arts + Culture Department, opens Saturday evening, Nov. 4 with Mel Brooks musical, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN. This hilarious musical is based on the classic Mel Brooks film, embellished as only Brooks can. (more...)

Ayad Akhtar's DISGRACED to Play Unicorn Theatre This FallAyad Akhtar's DISGRACED to Play Unicorn Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

Pulitzer Prize-winning DISGRACED by Ayad Akhtar, directed by Sidonie Garrett, is coming to the Unicorn Theatre this fall. (more...)

Ayad Akhtar's DISGRACED to Play Unicorn Theatre This FallAyad Akhtar's DISGRACED to Play Unicorn Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2017

Pulitzer Prize-winning DISGRACED by Ayad Akhtar, directed by Sidonie Garrett, is coming to the Unicorn Theatre this fall. (more...)

BWW Review: MEN ON BOATS at Unicorn TheatreBWW Review: MEN ON BOATS at Unicorn Theatre
by Alan Portner - Sep 22, 2017

Kicking off the Unicorn Theatre's 44th season is 'Men on Boats' by Jaclyn Bauhaus (in cooperation with the UMKC advanced MFA program). 'Men on Boats' is an interesting and mostly accurate exploration of John Wesley Powell's 1869 exploration of the Colorado River north of and into the Grand Canyon. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Kansas City - Week of 9/20/2017Now Playing Onstage in Kansas City - Week of 9/20/2017
by BWW - Sep 20, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/20/2017 for Kansas City (more...)

UMKC Theatre Announces 2017-18 SeasonUMKC Theatre Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2017

Known for high-quality productions and successful collaborations with Kansas City and nationwide theatre companies, and ranked by Hollywood Reporter as having the #17 best graduate acting program in the English-speaking world, UMKC Theatre announces its 2017-18 season. (more...)

The White Theatre at The J Announces 2017-2018 Season;The White Theatre at The J Announces 2017-2018 Season;
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

Excitement is in the air as The Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City announces its 2017-2018 season of arts and cultural offerings at the White Theatre. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Kansas City - Week of 6/18/2017
by BWW - Jun 18, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/18/2017 for Kansas City (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Kansas City - Week of 6/11/2017
by BWW - Jun 11, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/11/2017 for Kansas City (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Kansas City - Week of 6/04/2017
by BWW - Jun 4, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/04/2017 for Kansas City (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Kansas City - Week of 5/28/2017
by BWW - May 28, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/28/2017 for Kansas City (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Kansas City - Week of 12/18/2016
by BWW - Dec 18, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 12/18/2016 for Kansas City (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Kansas City - Week of 12/11/2016
by BWW - Dec 11, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 12/11/2016 for Kansas City (more...)

Unicorn Theatre Presents HAND TO GOD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2016

In Robert Askins' Hand to God, when sock puppet, Tyrone, takes on a wickedly funny and shockingly dangerous personality all his own, the introverted teenager, Jason, who created him finds his world turned inside out. Crude, lewd Tyrone has a knack for telling the truth Jason never could and his small Texas town and Christian puppet club will never be the same in this riotous Broadway hit comedy... Warning: Graphic puppet sex and devilish behavior (so leave the kids at home). (more...)

BWW Review: HANDS ON A HARDBODY Outrageously Funny Opens 41st Season at the Unicorn Theatre
by Steve Wilson - Sep 7, 2014

On August 17 Cynthia Levin was honored by the Unicorn Theatre when the Main Stage was renamed the Levin Stage by the Board of Directors and the staff. On Saturday night September 6 the now Levin Stage was christened with one of the best performances to be presented in the 41 seasons of the Unicorn Theatre. Hands on a Hardbody opened the 41st season for the Unicorn with a marvelous production directed by Missy Koonce, with musical direction by Angie Benson and choreography by Christina Burton. (more...)

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