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OffStage is a compilation of all the performing arts news for the Kansas City region, including Topeka, Lawrence, and Columbia. For our calendar of show and audition listings, magazine archives, and a whole lot more visit www.kcstage.com
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Amazing Arthur set to amaze kids at library | cjonline.com

Amazing Arthur set to amaze kids at library | cjonline.com | OffStage | Scoop.it

Being so multitalented must be what what makes The Amazing Arthur, who will perform three shows Wednesday at the library, so darn amazing.

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Heartland Men's Chorus brings audience to feet with 'Heart and Soul' | examiner.com

Heartland Men's Chorus brings audience to feet with 'Heart and Soul' | examiner.com | OffStage | Scoop.it

“Heart and Soul, Music of the 50s brought crowds to attention and later to their feet as the Heartland Men’s Chorus presented their fun-filled musical production on the Folly Theater stage June 8 and 9.

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Hearne: Broadway Pitches Shutout to KC & Star | KC Confidential

Hearne: Broadway Pitches Shutout to KC & Star | KC Confidential | OffStage | Scoop.it

About last night’s gargantuan Tony Awards ceremony in New York…

As I mentioned yesterday, one of the Kansas City Star‘s three front page feature stories Sunday implied that Kansas City was in for a big night on Broadway.

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Pitch perfect weather for annual Bark N’ Blues festival | Prairie Village Post

Pitch perfect weather for annual Bark N’ Blues festival | Prairie Village Post | OffStage | Scoop.it

The dogs may have come in all shapes and sizes, but the music was purebred blues.

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Phoenix Programs & Capital City Players | Paul Pepper

ROB CROUSE and SARAH CULP are with Capital City Players. Their latest production is "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" and opens this Thursday!

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What It Is, What It Was | kcjazzlark

What It Is, What It Was | kcjazzlark | OffStage | Scoop.it

The last tour in this blog, a few weeks back, ended at the corner of 18th and Vine. So let’s pick up there. But this time, look down the south side of 18th Street, east from Vine.

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I've Been to The Mountaintop... and it's Really Good | Infozine

I've Been to The Mountaintop... and it's Really Good | Infozine | OffStage | Scoop.it

Careening Through Various Levels of Reality Like a Runaway Car, the Unicorn's Latest Has the Makings of One of Its Best

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Some good performances highlight Unicorn’s ‘The Mountaintop’ | KansasCity.com

Some good performances highlight Unicorn’s ‘The Mountaintop’ | KansasCity.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
Throughout the night, Martin Luther King Jr. and hotel maid Camae engage in a long discussion about civil rights, white people, his family, God, his fears and failures.
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Simon Carrington Chamber Singers return to KC this week | KansasCity.com

Simon Carrington Chamber Singers return to KC this week | KansasCity.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
This is the fifth year that Simon Carrington, founding member of the King’s Singers and beloved voice teacher, leaves his summer home in France and comes to Kansas City to spend a week with his namesake Simon Carrington Chamber Singers.
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The only 'Crimes of the Heart' would be to not see the play

The only 'Crimes of the Heart' would be to not see the play | OffStage | Scoop.it

The opening of the final show of the 2012-2013 seasons for the Olathe Community Theatre Association took place of Friday June 7 in Olathe. The show Crimes of the Heart by Beth Henley was directed by Darren Sextro.

 

 

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Unicorn Theatre actors surmount 'The Mountaintop' in stunning MLK portrayal | examiner.com

Unicorn Theatre actors surmount 'The Mountaintop' in stunning MLK portrayal | examiner.com | OffStage | Scoop.it

Go in with an open mind; expect the unexpected; travel back 45 years to a different America, one divided mostly by race and prejudice in the days of the Civil Rights movement; and then focus on the man that led Black Americans out of social chains and darkness, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

 

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Musical of 'A Christmas Story' Northeast-bound | KansasCity.com

Musical of 'A Christmas Story' Northeast-bound | KansasCity.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
It may not have won any Tony Awards, but the charming musical based on the cult holiday film "A Christmas Story" will be hitting the Northeast this winter.
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Symphony closes this year’s classical series on a high note | KansasCity.com

Symphony closes this year’s classical series on a high note | KansasCity.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
There was an air of excitement at Helzberg Hall Friday night for the Kansas City Symphony’s season-ending concert of music by Mozart and Strauss.
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Become a Theatre Master this Summer | Starlight Theatre

Become a Theatre Master this Summer | Starlight Theatre | OffStage | Scoop.it

Students in grades 5th through 12th can get ahead of the cast this summer and bring their songs to life with Starlight Theatre’s new Master Classes.  Starlight Theatre Academy is offering three sessions of its “Acting the Song” Master Class at Starlight Theatre. Master Classes are designed to help students polish their musical theatre skills by learning from theatre professionals.

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SM East students among cast of Theatre in the Park opener ‘Children of Eden’ | Prairie Village Post

SM East students among cast of Theatre in the Park opener ‘Children of Eden’ | Prairie Village Post | OffStage | Scoop.it

Four SM East students are lending their talents to the opening show of Theatre in the Park’s 2013 season.

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"Special Night" - Ménage à Trois - Commercial Spot | Through a Glass Productions

Produced by Through A Glass Productions

Directed and Edited by Stephen Deaver
Produced by: JS Hampton, Chris Blunk
Director of Photography: Jeremy Osbern
Gaffer: Jon Breitkreutz

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The Heartland Men's Chorus end the season with an outstanding show | examiner.com

The Heartland Men's Chorus end the season with an outstanding show | examiner.com | OffStage | Scoop.it

The Folly Theater in downtown Kansas City, Mo. came to life Saturday June 8 with the summer concert of the Heartland Men’s Chorus. The program titled Heart and Soul, Music of the 50’s closes out the 2012-2013 season.

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Kansas City comes up empty at the Tony Awards | KansasCity.com

Kansas City comes up empty at the Tony Awards | KansasCity.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
Kansas City had skin in the game but didn’t win any awards at the annual Tony Awards broadcast Sunday from Radio City Music Hall in New York.
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Jazz trumpeter Jones to encore at Sunflower | cjonline.com

Jazz trumpeter Jones to encore at Sunflower | cjonline.com | OffStage | Scoop.it

The Sunflower Music Festival's experiment last year with jazz was so successful, it is back this year.

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Russian string quartet to play Russian works at Sunflower | cjonline.com

Russian string quartet to play Russian works at Sunflower | cjonline.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
The Atrium Quartet, a string ensemble founded in St. Petersburg, Russia, will perform at its Sunflower Music Festival concert Sunday night two quartets by Russian composers and one subtitled "Russian" but written by an Austrian.
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Photographer Bob Barry captures the energy of performers in ‘Jazzography’ | KansasCity.com

Photographer Bob Barry captures the energy of performers in ‘Jazzography’ | KansasCity.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
Bob Barry has photographed international jazz musicians for more than three decades, and a new exhibit of his images at the American Jazz Museum documents their spirit and energy as they played.
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Lied Center kicks off single ticket sales for anniversary season | Lawrence.com

For everyone who isn’t buying Lied Center season tickets this year, tickets to individual shows go on sale this week. The Lied is kicking off its 20th anniversary season public ticket sales Monday morning with a radio celebration and special offers.
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Dance group, pianist Kairy Koshoeva, present world premiere of “Goldberg Variations” | KansasCity.com

The Owen/Cox Dance Group, with pianist Kairy Koshoeva, concluded their season with the world premiere of a delightfully inventive evening-length ballet set to J. S. Bach’s “Goldberg Variations,” performed in the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s White Hall.


Read more here: http://www.kansascity.com/2013/06/09/4281579/dance-group-pianist-kairy-koshoeva.html#storylink=cpy

 

 

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