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KC Rep produces revised interpretation of ‘A Christmas Carol’

By Bob Evans A newly crafted production of Kansas City’s favorite holiday play, “A Christmas Carol,” by Kansas City Repertory Theatre opened to a full house on the...

Frightfully funny, ‘Addams Family’ lurches into Just Off Broadway Theatre

By Bob Evans Sing with me: Da-da-da-dum-(snap, snap) Da-da-da-dum-(snap, snap) da-da-da-dum, da-da-da-dum, da-da-da-dum,(snap, snap). “They’re creepy and they’re...

‘Waitress’ serves deep dished fun to Music Hall audiences

By Bob Evans Get ready for fulfilling overindulgence of sugar, butter, flour and all the inner workings of fresh made pies, created and baked daily, for the Joe’s Pie...

Obscure Shakespeare play succeeds at KC’s Metropolitan

By Bob Evans Not many know of Shakespeare’s “Cymbeline” and even fewer have read or seen the five-act play, but forget about that and take the plunge to actually...

Charlie Brown and friends bring Christmas joy to Coterie crowd

By Bob Evans For years, the classic TV cartoon, A Charlie Brown Christmas delights young and old alike annually when the show airs, and even though it’s well-received...

Classic story takes bizarre twist with Mel Brooks zany humor

By Bob Evans The creative genius of Mel Brooks established itself first in movies and later adaptations to successful Broadway musicals proving Brooks can compete on...

Unicorn slates UMKC co-production

An Edgy Reboot. STUPID FUCKING BIRD By Aaron Posner Sort of Adapted from THE SEAGULL by Anton Chekov Directed by Theodore Swetz   An aspiring director, a beautiful...

Free offer for Veterans at Union Station

Veterans and currently serving Military (Active, Guard & Reserve) are invited to see Forrest Gump for freethis Friday, Saturday and Sunday on the biggest movie...

OCTA scores knockout with classic adaption of ‘Anne of Green Gables’

By Bob Evans Everyone likes a good, family-oriented story as evidenced by Shirley Temple movies, Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women (and it’s several film versions),...

Expect Mass appeal in The Barn’s ‘Sister Act’

By Bob Evans “Everything looks plain in black and white”, the saying goes, but add some sparkle, glitter, and a rambunctious lounge singer who just witnessed a...

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