Review: AND THEN THERE WERE NONE at Kansas City Actors Theatre

I’ll be honest, I’ve been failed time and time again by mystery and horror on stage, to the point where my assumption was just that it can’t work.

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Review: AN EVENING WITH GEORGE GERSHWIN at MTH Theater

AN EVENING WITH GEORGE GERSHWIN has all the rhythm, all the style, and all the talent, to remind us why Gershwin’s music continues to survive and thrive almost a century later.

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Review: SOMETHING ROTTEN! on Tour at Starlight

SOMETHING ROTTEN is a rip-roaring feast of big production numbers, innuendo, inside jokes, outside jokes, parody, and so much more, all wrapped up in a neat package with heart.

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Review: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS National Tour at Starlight Theatre
Pictured: Sara Esty (far left) and the Ensemble of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS. Photo by Matthew Murphy.  By Abigail Trabue AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, the gorgeous, four-time Tony-Award winning musical based on the iconic movie starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron, opened Tuesday night at Starlight Theatre, giving audiences... Read more
Review: The Who’s TOMMY at The MTH Theater at Crown Center

The opening night of The Who’s TOMMY in The MTH Theater at Crown Center had an air of excitement in the lobby. The audience was eager to see this one — regular theater-goers enthusiastic about this company’s take on the classic.

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Review: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT at Unicorn Theatre

This show has the most versatile ensemble I have ever had the pleasure to watch. They are in and out of so many characters and perform so many different types of music that this production alone could constitute a full acting resume.

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Review: Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID at Starlight Theatre
Diana Huey in Disneys THE LITTLE MERMAID. Photo by Mark & Tracy Photography. Starlight Theatre is kicking off their 67th season with a magical production of Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID based on the Hans Christian Andersen story and the 1989 Disney film, and it does not disappoint. Ariel is... Read more
Review: FUN HOME National Tour at The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

In a time when empathy seems sorely lacking, FUN HOME does what good theater should do: it brings the human experience to life. It reminds us of our shared humanity and gives us space to celebrate and grieve, to laugh and to learn.

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Review: THE REALISTIC JONESES at Kansas City Actors Theatre

A small cast, a simple set, and a big emotional impact.

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Review: MAN IN LOVE at Kansas City Repertory Theatre

Every so often there comes a show that is perfect in its execution, and so disturbing that it stays with you long after the last curtain call. MAN IN LOVE is that show.

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