Review: DEATH AND THE MAIDEN at Kansas City Actors Theatre
Pictured: Vanessa Severo and Rusty Sneary. Photo by Brian Paulette. By Bec Pennington The curtain is open, the sounds of waves crashing on the beach and the undulating shoreline glowing behind windows in the background, but the lights are not fully up. The shadowy figure of a woman scrambles... Read more
Review: BLITHE SPIRIT at Kansas City Actors Theatre

It’s fitting that Coward’s play was so successful in such a turbulent time. It is permissible escapism at its finest; lighthearted, devilish, and adorable.

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Review: SEX WITH STRANGERS at Kansas City Repertory Theatre

It’s refreshing to see the balance of the two characters in this play in believable and thoughtfully written roles: an older but shy woman, a confident but shallow younger man. There’s no cougar trope here; each character’s strengths and weaknesses offset each other.

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Review: A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Kansas City Repertory Theatre

KCRep’s new adaptation forgets to make Scrooge its focus.

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Review: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT at Unicorn Theatre

This show has the most versatile ensemble I have ever had the pleasure to watch. They are in and out of so many characters and perform so many different types of music that this production alone could constitute a full acting resume.

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Vanessa Severo Awarded TCG Fox Foundation Residency at KC Rep

The William and Eva Fox Foundation and Theatre Communications Group, the national service organization for theater, have announced that Vanessa Severo in association with Kansas City Repertory Theatre, is the recipient of a Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowship for Exceptional Merit.

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