Inside THE REALISTIC JONESES Part One: A Director Prepares

But, oh, it could go so wrong! It is scary and intimidating to prepare for a production of a play such as this. It is amazingly delicate. The play is labeled a comic drama. The drama coming from its central subject – dying and death.

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In Theory: Being Naked with Will Fritz

“I enjoyed using my body as a costume for the characters…much like a designer would create for you a piece of art.”

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The Power of Relationship: Sanford Meisner and Psychotherapy

Psychotherapist and performer Bill Harrison’s column on life as an artist.

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Lauren Braton On Being Anyone, Anywhere and Life in Kansas City Theater

“I loved playing Violet. It was one of the most challenging and incredibly satisfying artistic experiences for me to date. I learned a lot about myself too and faced some of my own fears and insecurities while developing that role.”

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In Theory: Line Memorization with Bree Elrod

Darren Sextro’s new “In Theory” series discusses various theater topics with artists who are living and breathing the work.

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Four For the Weekend: March 3rd-5th

Looking to support your thriving performing arts community? Abigail Trabue’s “Four for the Weekend” highlights four shows worth putting on your weekend’s must-do list.

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Inside A RAISIN IN THE SUN Part Two: 1st Rehearsal Excitement

In this 4-part feature, PerformInk’s INSIDE series takes you into the world of Kansas City Repertory Theatre’s production of A RAISIN IN THE SUN through blog posts written by the people behind the scenes. To read past INSIDE articles click here.

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Inside A RAISIN IN THE SUN Part One: Conversation With the Directors

In this 4-part feature, PerformInk’s INSIDE series takes you behind the scenes of Kansas City Repertory Theatre’s production of A RAISIN IN THE SUN through blog posts written by the people behind the scenes.

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What’s With Those Reviews?
As we prepared to launch PerformInk KC late last year, it was very clear to us from the beginning that not only did we want to critique work, we wanted to examine work that isn’t getting reviewed often. To serve the underserved. We want to be considering children’s theater, burlesque,... Read more
Meisner and the Art of Communication

The 1st lesson of the Meisner Technique begins with communication. It is introduced through the repetition exercise, and its importance never goes away.

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