Review | THE NUTCRACKER at Kansas City Ballet
Pictured: Kansas City Ballet Dancers. Photography: Brett Pruitt & East Market Studios. By Abigail Trabue There are shows so deeply woven into the fabric of the holidays that you can’t imagine a season without them. They are stories filled with joy, with love, and with wonder. They are stories that... Read more
Review | ON SHOULDERS NOW at KC Melting Pot Theatre

KC Melting Pot Theatre delivers a surprising addition to the growing amount of Christmas shows in the Kansas City area with ON SHOULDERS NOW.

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Review | CHRISTMAS IN SONG at Quality Hill Playhouse
Pictured: The ensemble of CHRISTMAS IN SONG. Photo by Larry Levenson. By Megan Greenlee In one word, uplifting. I left the theater last night feeling as if I had been wrapped up in a warm, fuzzy blanket and sat down by the fire with a delicious cup of hot cocoa.... Read more
Review | SCHOOL OF ROCK National Tour at The Musical Hall

The best thing about the production, however, is the kids.

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Review | THE NANCE at Spinning Tree Theatre

Spinning Tree has put together a stellar cast in an intimate venue that reflects the style of the script well.

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Review: SWEAT at Unicorn Theatre

But the opening moments do not go the way we expect, and this becomes the theme of the evening, as the story grabs us, shakes us, refuses to let go.

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Review: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE presented by Faust Theatre at The Arts Asylum

A production that delivers everything you could want in musical theater.

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Review: DRACULA: A SONG OF LOVE AND DEATH at Kansas City Actors Theatre

Honestly, it is a difficult thing to refresh an old tale and it cannot be said that this play isn’t entertaining or interesting.

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Review: WEST SIDE STORY at Lyric Opera of Kansas City

WEST SIDE STORY hasn’t aged enough in sixty-one years. Despite the limitations of the era in which it was written, it somehow sits in a timeless bubble of music, romance, and relevancy.

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Review: MY FAIR LADY at MTH Theater at Crown Center

MTH Theater’s MY FAIR LADY is proof that the classics can still find relevance with a modern audience.

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