KCRep Sets 2019-2020 Season
February 18, 2019 Hot
Faust Theatre Announces Cast and Designers for LIZZIE
February 17, 2019
Spinning Tree Opens Applications for Acting Scholarship
February 13, 2019
Lyric Opera of KC Announces 19-20 Season
February 11, 2019
Kansas City Actors Theatre Announces 15th Season Slate & Partial Casting
February 6, 2019
2019-20 KC Broadway Series Announced
February 4, 2019 Hot
KC Melting Pot Has Its GREEN BOOK WINE CLUB TRAIN TRIP Cast and Designers
February 1, 2019
The White Theatre Announces CABARET Cast
February 1, 2019
Guest Editorial: Kansas City Should Be a Safe Place to Work for all Theatre Professionals
January 30, 2019
Chip Miller to Depart Kansas City Repertory Theatre
January 24, 2019 Hot
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...
KC Melting Pot Theatre delivers a surprising addition to the growing amount of Christmas shows in the Kansas City area with ON SHOULDERS NOW.
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....
The best thing about the production, however, is the kids.
Spinning Tree has put together a stellar cast in an intimate venue that reflects the style of the script well.
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.
A production that delivers everything you could want in musical theater.
Honestly, it is a difficult thing to refresh an old tale and it cannot be said that this play isn’t entertaining or interesting.
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.
MTH Theater’s MY FAIR LADY is proof that the classics can still find relevance with a modern audience.
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