Kansas City Actors Theatre Announces KING LEAR Cast and Creative Team

Kansas City Actors Theatre has announced the creative team and complete cast for William Shakespeare’s KING LEAR, a co-production with the UMKC Theatre Department.

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KCRep Announces Next Three Monday Night Playwright Readings
Marissa Wolf, Director of New Works at Kansas City Repertory Theatre, has announced the next three play readings in the 17/18 Monday Night Playwright Series. These free public readings take place on the UMKC campus at the Spencer Theatre Donor Lounge. The three play readings include: Sept 18, 2017 THE... Read more
MET Announces Casts for ANTIGONE

The Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre has announced the casts for the fall production of ANTIGONE adapted by Jean Anouilh.

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Black Repertory Has Its A SOLDIER’S PLAY Cast

The Black Repertory Theatre of Kansas City has announced the cast for A SOLDIER’S PLAY by Charles Fuller, winner of the 1982 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. 

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Artist Vi Tran, Heart of America Shakespeare Festival, and More Receive ArtsKC Grants

ArtsKC has announced that 15 local artists will receive financial support for transformative projects via their competitive Inspiration Grants program.

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Starlight Announces 45 Person Cast for GREASE

Starlight Theatre has announced the 45 person cast for GREASE.

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KC MeltingPot Announces 17/18 Season
Pictured: Just Off Broadway Theatre  KC MeltingPot Theatre has announced the lineup for their 17/18 season. inspired by communities empowered to According to the press release, the upcoming season is inspired by communities empowered to action in the wake of Black Lives Matter and the rise of the alt-right.... Read more
Four Professional Co-Productions Featured in UMKC’s 17/18 Season

“We have reached an agreement on the budget that will allow two faculty members to return and all our graduate students are being funded as promised.”

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Unicorn Theatre Has Its MEN ON BOATS Cast and Production Team

Unicorn Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for Jaclyn Backhaus’ MEN ON BOATS, a co-production with UMKC Theatre. 

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Coterie Sets 2017/18 Season Slate
Coterie Theatre Producing Artistic Director Jeff Church announced today the youth and family theater’s 2017-2018 season. Opening the season in September is the civil rights drama WE SHALL NOT BE MOVED: THE STUDENT SIT-INS OF 1960 “that continues the civil rights conversation encouraged over the past... Read more