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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PIRATES Has Audiences Roaring From Beginning to End

It’s supposed to be funny of course, but this particular production had the audience roaring from the beginning to the very end.

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Barn Players SHE LOVES ME is the Quintessential Romantic Comedy

The staff of Maraczek’s Parfumerie knows a lot about romance. After all, their job is to provide women with all the essential ingredients to look their best in order to entice their lover’s interest. Yet, when it comes to their personal lives, these characters have a lot to learn about matters of the heart.

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DRY LAND Perfectly Depicts the Fragility of Age

The main characters, portrayed endearingly by Emily Sukolics and Erdin Schultz-Bever, are my daughter’s age. What do I want her to know? What have I forgotten to tell her? How can I help her to avoid the heartbreak and embrace the joys?

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TENNESSEE PLAYBOY Demonstrates the Quirky Side of Tennessee Hospitality

TENNESSEE PLAYBOY, by Preston Lane, is an adaptation of J.M. Synge’s PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD. Though the original play was set in rural Ireland, the story translates well to a Tennessee diner.

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A RAISIN IN THE SUN Reminds Us There Is So Much Work to Be Done
Greta Oglesby and Tosin Morohunfola in KCRep’s A RAISIN IN THE SUN. Photo By Cory Weaver. Review: A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Kansas City Repertory Theatre By Marie Warner A RAISIN IN THE SUN is a classic American play and the Kansas City Repertory Theatre’s production is vital... Read more