Bob Evans of KC Applause Magazine says. “The audience leaves on a high note.”
Natalie Leslie of KC Fringe says. “Following Marvin for peace, we may find some in attending this interpretation of an icon.”
This 2018, Best of KC Fringe Venue Award winner is a personal reflection inside the heart and soul of legendary, Motown superstar Marvin Gaye.
Interspersed flashbacks of enthusiastic, recreated, live stage, concert to an isolated bedroom. Marvin (portrayed by Br. John) reveals the singer’s monumental effects of his struggle with manic depression, suicide and substance abuse, as he must come face to face with painful memories of an abusive childhood at the hands of his estranged father, the one he longs to seek validation and affection from.
- : 7:00PM Thursday, October 11, 2018 Uptown Arts Bar-3611 Broadway, Kansas City, MO. Admission: $5.00