AVENUE Q Is a Dose of Reality Via Puppets

Welcome to AVENUE Q, where you get to realize you’re not the “special person” the morning shows and your parents always promised. This satirical puppet show takes those childhood promises of life and deconstructs them one by one in a perfect blend of raunchy, irreverent, cynical, and sweet.

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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
At BEAUTIFUL, Music Is King.
Pictured: Julia Knitel. Photo by Joan Marcus. Review: BEAUTIFUL National Tour at The Music Hall By Marie Warner I have always been a fan of 1970’s singer-songwriters. I used to play the piano. I have wild, wavy hair. So loving Carole King came very naturally to me, and spending an... Read more
KC Improv’s NIGHT OF AWESOME Delivers

The final set of the evening was UNUSUAL SUSPECTS: A MURDER MYSTERY, a regular in the KCIC lineup. This show promised a murder mystery, complete with clues, suspects, and lots of suspicious activities.

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Full of Heart, SHE LOVES ME is a Charming Production

SHE LOVES ME tells the story of Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash, employees in Maraczek’s Parfumerie. From their first meeting, they are at odds and bicker constantly.

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UNCHAINED MELODY Is a Celebration of 1950s Doo-Wop

UNCHAINED MELODY, playing through April 9th at the Quality Hill Playhouse, is a joyful evening of fun music and interesting musical education.

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ECLIPSED Brings the Trauma and Desperation of War to Life

ECLIPSED plunges us without sympathy into the confusing and traumatic experiences of war. It gives no more explanation than the hearsay and misunderstandings that prevail in those circumstances – the same ones that guide the perpetrators as well as their victims in their life choices.

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CONSTELLATIONS Is a Phenomenal, Profoundly Affecting Evening of Theater

Kansas City Repertory Theatre’s CONSTELLATIONS is a smart, complex, play which explores the ideas of free will, determinism, and the multiverse. It also manages to be funny, relatable and heartbreaking.

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DISENCHANTED Is Not Your Average Fairy Tale

DISENCHANTED, part of the Starlight Theatre Indoors Series, offers an imaginative and adult take on some classic fairy tales. Ten of the most well-known princesses have come together to tell the absolute truth about their stories, their happily ever afters, and what it is really like to be a princess – and they do it with plenty of attitude and style.

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Dedicated Cast Keeps HIGH FIDELITY from Falling off the Charts

For fans of Nick Hornsby’s 1995 book HIGH FIDELITY, the 2000 movie adaptation starring John Cusak, which transplanted Championship Vinyl from London to Chicago, was a mostly faithful and well-received reimagining of Rob and his Peter Pan crisis.

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