KCMPT Announces “Funnyhouse of a Negro” Cast
KC Melting Pot Theatre has announced the cast for the revival of Adrienne Kennedy’s 1964 Obie Award-winning play “Funnyhouse of a Negro.” Directed by Nicole Hodges Persley, the production features Jabrelle Herbin (Negro Sara), Collin Fewell (Funnyhouse Man), Lanette King (Queen Victoria Regina), Terraye Watson (Patrice Lumumba), Laura Jacobs... Read more
KCMPT Appoints Nicole Hodges Persley as Artistic Director
KC Melting Pot Theatre has announced that Dr. Nicole Hodges Persley has been appointed as Artistic Director after serving for three years as the company’s associate artistic director. During her time as associate artistic director, Hodges Perseley has curated seasons that have included Angelina W. Grimke’s 1916 anti-lynching play... Read more
Review | ON SHOULDERS NOW at KC Melting Pot Theatre

KC Melting Pot Theatre delivers a surprising addition to the growing amount of Christmas shows in the Kansas City area with ON SHOULDERS NOW.

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KC Melting Pot Theatre Announces Cast and Designers for ON SHOULDERS NOW

KC Melting Pot Theatre has announced the cast and design team for ON SHOULDERS NOW

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KCMPT to Produce Kansas City Native Christina Anderson’s HOLLOW ROOTS

Featured in the Under the Radar Festival produced by New York’s Public Theatre in 2013, HOLLOW ROOTS questions the notion of a “post-racial” society.

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KC Melting Pot Announces AIN’T NO SUCH THING AS A MIDNIGHT BLACK Cast

KC Melting Pot Theatre has announced the cast for its final production of the 17/18 season, Lewis J. Morrow’s AIN’T NOT SUCH THING AS A MIDNIGHT BLACK.

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Review: SUNSET BABY at KC Melting Pot Theatre

SUNSET BABY is a triumph for KC Melting Pot and firmly plants the company as a major player in Kansas City Theater.

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