Pictured: Granvile O’Neal KC MeltingPot Theatre, along with Phoenix KC and Micro-Budget-Project, has announced casting for the world premiere of IRONING MAN by Kansas City playwright Denny Dey. Directed by Warren Deckert, the production features Granvile O’Neal (Johnson Lee), Kevin Fewell (Adler Dolan), Elizabeth A. Hillman (Iris Turner), Emmy Panzica (Marion Logan), Derek... Read more
Pictured: Choreographer Christopher Wheeldon in rehearsal with the Joffrey Ballet of Chicago. Photo by Cheryl Mann. Co-artistic directors Anthony Krutzkamp and Logan Pachciarz have announced the line-up for the fifth anniversary of the KANSAS CITY DANCE FESTIVAL, featuring four world premieres and an original work by Christopher Wheeldon. The... Read more
Pictured: Diana Huey in Disneys THE LITTLE MERMAID. Photo by Mark & Tracy Photography. Starlight Theatre will kick-off its 67th season with a co-produced tour of Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID with a book by Doug Wright, music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Howard Ashman, with additional lyrics by... Read more
In response to pending budget cuts which threaten the strength of UMKC Theatre, specifically the MFA program, faculty, students, alumni and supporters will come together in a public, community-wide Town Hall.