Review: EUGENE ONEGIN at Lyric Opera of Kansas City

Lyric Opera of Kansas City’s EUGENE ONEGIN is a Russian masterpiece by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky based on the novel by Alexander Pushkin. The work centers on the lives and loves of Russian landholders but is accessible to anyone who has experienced love, loss or loneliness.

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Review: A LIE OF THE MIND at Kansas City Actors Theatre

Shephard’s tough subject matter requires the slow burn, but is brilliantly saturated with humor.

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Review: GREASE at Starlight Theatre
Pictured: Quentin Brown and the cast of GREASE By Marissa Carter Sandy, Danny, and the other students from Rydell High are all on stage this week at Starlight Theatre in GREASE; the well-known musical about a group of high school students in the 1950’s. The plot centers around the love... Read more
Review: FINIAN’S RAINBOW at Spinning Tree Theatre

What can you do with a mostly bare stage, two pianos, and a small group of talented performers? According to Spinning Tree Theatre’s production of FINIAN’S RAINBOW, you can tell a magical story that clearly demonstrates the beauty of diversity.

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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: JERSEY BOYS on tour at Starlight Theatre

JERSEY BOYS is the theatrical equivalent of the summer blockbuster—not life changing, but certainly entertaining.

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Review: MAMMA MIA! FAREWELL TOUR at Starlight Theatre

The MAMMA MIA! FAREWELL TOUR is making a stop in Kansas City this weekend for a very short engagement.

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