BWW Review: Songs of The Beatles Make BEAT BUGS a Family Must-See at Coterie TheatreBWW Review: Songs of The Beatles Make BEAT BUGS a Family Must-See at Coterie Theatre
by Steve Wilson - Apr 21, 2019

From strawberry fields to Bug Stock BEAT BUGS to quote Crick is, "A truly magical place." BEAT BUGS a musical inspired by songs from the Beatles is now playing at The Coterie Theatre in Kansas City. BEAT BUGS directed by Producing Artistic Director Jeff Church with musical direction by Anthony T. Edwards is based on the Netflix original series, "Beat Bugs". The musical was created by Josh Wakely and written by Sean Cercone and David Abbinanti. (more...)

SCHOOL GIRLS; OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY Makes Regional PremiereSCHOOL GIRLS; OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY Makes Regional Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2019

Next up in Kansas City Repertory Theatre's 2018/2019 season is the multiple award-winning Off-Broadway hit SCHOOL GIRLS; OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY, written by Jocelyn Bioh and directed by KCRep's Artistic Associate/Resident Director, Chip Miller. Bioh's hilarious reimagining of Tina Fey's Mean Girls story is a once joyful and heartbreaking, bitingly funny, and poignant. SCHOOL GIRLS, running February 22 through March 17, 2019, at Copaken Stage, is a loving exploration of the real lives of young African women trying to negotiate the confusion around Western ideas of beauty. (more...)

Astra Theatre Company Presents AN EVENING WITH ASTRAAstra Theatre Company Presents AN EVENING WITH ASTRA
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2018

Astra Theatre company's Artistic Director Taylor Harlow announced today the Company's plan for a one-night-only fundraising concert on Friday December 28th, 2018 at 8pm. 'An Evening With Astra' will take place at Musical Theatre Heritage's Mainstage located in Crown Center. (more...)

BWW Review: SHOW BOAT at Musical Theater HeritageBWW Review: SHOW BOAT at Musical Theater Heritage
by Alan Portner - Nov 3, 2018

Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II touched off an earthquake in Musical Theater with their 1927 musicalized version of Edna Ferber's 'Show Boat.'  A new iteration of 'Show Boat' has shoved off from the dock inside the MTH Theater on the third level of Crown Center for what will be pleased audiences. (more...)

Photo Flash: Get A First Look At MTH Theater's SHOW BOATPhoto Flash: Get A First Look At MTH Theater's SHOW BOAT
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2018

BWW has a first look at MTH Theater's production of Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II's landmark collaboration SHOW BOAT. The production is Directed by Jeff Church and features a 15 person ensemble led by Seth Jones and Elise Poehling in the roles of Gaylord Ravenal and Magnolia Hawks, respectively. (more...)

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals of MTH's SHOW BOATVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals of MTH's SHOW BOAT
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2018

The MTH Theater has announced casting and additional details for its upcoming production of Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II's landmark collaboration SHOW BOAT. The production is Directed by Jeff Church and features a 15 person ensemble led by Seth Jones and Elise Poehling in the roles of Gaylord Ravenal and Magnolia Hawks, respectively. (more...)

MTH Theater Reveals Cast, Creatives For SHOW BOATMTH Theater Reveals Cast, Creatives For SHOW BOAT
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2018

The MTH Theater has announced casting and additional details for its upcoming production of Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II's landmark collaboration SHOW BOAT. The production is Directed by Jeff Church and features a 15 person ensemble led by Seth Jones and Elise Poehling in the roles of Gaylord Ravenal and Magnolia Hawks, respectively. (more...)

BWW Review: CATS at Musical Theater HeritageBWW Review: CATS at Musical Theater Heritage
by Alan Portner - Jun 11, 2018

Musical Theater Heritage presents a super re-imagination of Andrew Lloyd Weber's 1982 'Cats.'  This show is a two magical hours that will be savored by its audiences.  Director Tim Scott has built a team of designers, actors, dancers, and musicians who would be tough to match on any stage.  'Cats' is total ensemble producing.  (more...)

Reimagined CATS Comes To MTH Theater at Crown CenterReimagined CATS Comes To MTH Theater at Crown Center
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2018

The MTH Theater at Crown Center has announced casting for its Summer production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's mega-hit musical CATS. (more...)

CATS Comes to MTH Theater Crown CenterCATS Comes to MTH Theater Crown Center
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2018

The MTH Theater at Crown Center has announced casting for its Summer production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's mega-hit musical CATS. (more...)

BWW Review: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND at Spinning Tree TheatreBWW Review: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND at Spinning Tree Theatre
by Alan Portner - Apr 22, 2018

The Spinning Tree Theatre production of 'Once On This Island' at the Off Broadway Theatre is ninety minutes of your life worth devoting to some excellent vocal performances and some great dance. The plotline is a little involved, but the experience is so much fun you don't care. (more...)

A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW Sets Box Office Record at MTH TheaterA SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW Sets Box Office Record at MTH Theater
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2017

This morning The MTH Theater at Crown Center announced their 2017 production of A Spectacular Christmas Show has set a box office record as the highest-grossing, most attended Holiday show in the Theater's history. (more...)

BWW Review: A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW at Musical Theater HeritageBWW Review: A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW at Musical Theater Heritage
by Alan Portner - Dec 18, 2017

Musical Theater Heritage at Crown Center offers its tenth-annual original Spectacular Christmas Show. Locally written and produced holiday shows are sometimes times prone to hyperbole. This particular performance is SPECTACULAR in almost every way a show can be outstanding. The 2017 MTH Spectacular Christmas Show shines. (more...)

Video: The MTH Theater at Crown Center presents A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOWVideo: The MTH Theater at Crown Center presents A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW
by Stage Tube - Dec 8, 2017

The MTH Theater at Crown Center is pleased to announce casting for its annual Christmas revue A Spectacular Christmas Show, directed by MTH Associate Producer Tim Scott. The entirely Kansas City based company features some of the finest singers and dancers in the area. The ensemble includes Taylor Avazpour, Katie Bartow, Sydney Benton, Amy Hurrelbrink, Lily Nicholas, Chris Owen, Fisher Stewart, Robert Erik Sobbe, and Morgan Walker. (more...)

Photo Flash: The MTH Theater at Crown Center presents A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOWPhoto Flash: The MTH Theater at Crown Center presents A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2017

The MTH Theater at Crown Center is pleased to announce casting for its annual Christmas revue A Spectacular Christmas Show, directed by MTH Associate Producer Tim Scott. The entirely Kansas City based company features some of the finest singers and dancers in the area. The ensemble includes Taylor Avazpour, Katie Bartow, Sydney Benton, Amy Hurrelbrink, Lily Nicholas, Chris Owen, Fisher Stewart, Robert Erik Sobbe, and Morgan Walker. (more...)

MTH Theater at Crown Center Announces Casting and Details for A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOWMTH Theater at Crown Center Announces Casting and Details for A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2017

The MTH Theater at Crown Center is pleased to announce casting for its annual Christmas revue A Spectacular Christmas Show, directed by MTH Associate Producer Tim Scott. The entirely Kansas City based company features some of the finest singers and dancers in the area. The ensemble includes Taylor Avazpour, Katie Bartow, Sydney Benton, Amy Hurrelbrink, Lily Nicholas, Chris Owen, Fisher Stewart, Robert Erik Sobbe, and Morgan Walker. (more...)

MTH Theater at Crown Center Announces Casting For A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOWMTH Theater at Crown Center Announces Casting For A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

The MTH Theater at Crown Center is pleased to announce casting for its annual Christmas revue A Spectacular Christmas Show, directed by MTH Associate Producer Tim Scott. The entirely Kansas City based company features some of the finest singers and dancers in the area. The ensemble includes Taylor Avazpour, Katie Bartow, Sydney Benton, Amy Hurrelbrink, Lily Nicholas, Chris Owen, Fisher Stewart, Robert Erik Sobbe, and Morgan Walker. (more...)

MTH Theater at Crown Center Announces Casting and Details for A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOWMTH Theater at Crown Center Announces Casting and Details for A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

The MTH Theater at Crown Center is pleased to announce casting for its annual Christmas revue A Spectacular Christmas Show, directed by MTH Associate Producer Tim Scott. The entirely Kansas City based company features some of the finest singers and dancers in the area. The ensemble includes Taylor Avazpour, Katie Bartow, Sydney Benton, Amy Hurrelbrink, Lily Nicholas, Chris Owen, Fisher Stewart, Robert Erik Sobbe, and Morgan Walker. (more...)

Photo Flash:  MTH Theater at Crown Center presents INTO THE WOODSPhoto Flash: MTH Theater at Crown Center presents INTO THE WOODS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2017

The MTH Theater at Crown Center is pleased to announce casting for Stephen Sondheim's masterpiece, Into The Woods. The fifteen person ensemble will be led by Broadway veteran Val Fagan (The Addams Family, Forbidden Broadway) in the role of the Witch. Artistic Director Sarah Crawford will direct the production and the remainder of the ensemble includes Chelcie Abercrombie, Samantha Barboza, Patrick Beasley, John Cleary, Cara Hampton, Robert Hingula, Lindsay James, Tom Lancaster, Korrie Murphy, Andrew Schmidt, Emily Vargo, Morgan Walker, and Kayla Wilkins. Jeremy Watson will co music direct alongside Crawford. (more...)

MTH Theater Reveals Cast for INTO THE WOODSMTH Theater Reveals Cast for INTO THE WOODS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2017

The MTH Theater at Crown Center is pleased to announce casting for Stephen Sondheim's masterpiece, Into The Woods. The fifteen person ensemble will be led by Broadway veteran Val Fagan (The Addams Family, Forbidden Broadway) in the role of the Witch. (more...)

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