Walking Between Raindrops: Inside St. Nicholas at Kansas City Actors Theatre
Pictured: Victor Raider-Wexler in the first rehearsal for St. Nicholas. Photo courtesy of KCAT. Victor Raider-Wexler has carved out an impressive career. After starting with theatre in New York many years ago, he made numerous memorable appearances on a variety of sitcoms in the 90’s and 2000’s, including “Seinfeld,”... Read more
Process, Style and Directing: Inside “‘night, Mother” with Sidonie Garrett

What does Sidonie Garrett wish people knew about directing?

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Playing a Character Unlike Yourself: Inside “‘night, Mother” with Jan Rogge

Actor Jan Rogge has been active in professional theatre in Kansas City for quite some time, having appeared at many of the area’s professional theatres.

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“It’s Not Always Just Acting”: Inside “‘Master Harold'” With Khalif J. Gillett and Arthur Clifford
Our “Inside” series takes you behind the scenes of productions through blog posts written by the artists in the trenches. To read past “Inside” pieces, click here. By Jack Kneessy Kansas City Actors Theatre is preparing for their third production of Season 15, Athol Fugard’s partly-autobiographical “‘Master Harold’… and the... Read more
“Bring it On” – Lisa Rothe on Directing KCRep’s “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”

“It’s interesting to look at a work that was originally written in the 1950s, reworked in the 1970s, and then explore how it might resonate for an audience today.”

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Theatre as a Safe Space to Explore: Inside “‘Master Harold'” with Walter Coppage

In this latest “Inside” Jack Kneessy talks with actor Walter Coppage on creating a character, revisiting a familiar playwright, and why theater should be a safe space to explore.

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Teaching and Learning: Inside “‘Master Harold'” with Director Gary Heisserer

Director Gary Heisserer takes us inside his directing process for “‘Master Harold’…and the boys.”

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“Do You Bring it Home With You?” Inside “A Doll’s House” with Hillary Clemens

“Do I bring Nora’s anxiety and heap of other troubles home with me? It’s complicated.”

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Fireside Chat: Inside “A Doll’s House” with Members of the Cast

Go inside the world of “A Doll’s House” with the actors bringing it to life.

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theTEN with Tom Nelson

What well known fictional charcter does Tom Nelson feel is lacking depth?

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