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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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Independent theater Screenland Crossroads to close | KSHB

Independent theater Screenland Crossroads will show its final film Friday night.
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Miss Abigail is side-splitting fun at the American Heartland Theatre | examiner.com

Miss Abigail is side-splitting fun at the American Heartland Theatre | examiner.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
“Miss Abigail’s Guide to Dating, Mating and Marriage” written by Ken Davenport and Sarah Saltzberg with direction by Paul Hough is now playing at the American Heartland Theatre
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"Interlude" from newEar's "DARWIN"

ON "INTERLUDE" "Interlude" is a music-video work created for newEar's performance of the chamber opera "Darwin" by Michael Henry and Dwight Frizzell (2013). ...
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Film screening revisits former Lawrence photographer's project, 'Revealed' | LJWorld.com

Film screening revisits former Lawrence photographer's project, 'Revealed' | LJWorld.com | OffStage | Scoop.it

In the seven years since its first subjects were photographed in Lawrence, Scott Indermaur’s “Revealed” project has developed a resume spanning multiple states and artistic media.

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Screenland Crossroads closing, looking for new location as lease expires | KansasCity.com

Screenland Crossroads closing, looking for new location as lease expires | KansasCity.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
The Screenland Crossroads, an indie film lovers’ mecca since 2004, is two nights away from “The End.” At its current location, anyway. The single-screen, 150-seat boutique theater will close after a farewell blowout Friday evening.
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ArtsKC Testimonials

This video shows testimonials of people who are passionate about ArtsKC. Here from some of our staff and board members about what the Arts Council means to t...
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"Hello Again" debuts in Kansas CIty at Spinning Tree Theatre | KCLive.tv

"Hello Again" debuts in Kansas CIty at Spinning Tree Theatre | KCLive.tv | OffStage | Scoop.it
Kansas City Live spotlights the people, places, trends and local attractions that make KC such a great place to live.
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Hot Club of Cowtown singer and violinist — and KC native — Elana James on her band's latest, Rendezvous in Rhythm | The Pitch

Hot Club of Cowtown singer and violinist — and KC native — Elana James on her band's latest, Rendezvous in Rhythm | The Pitch | OffStage | Scoop.it
"I think this creepy obsession with new, new, new, personal 'I wrote it' stuff is a kind of plague on American traditional music," Elana James tells The Pitch.
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On My Mind: Tracie Davis | Ink

On My Mind: Tracie Davis | Ink | OffStage | Scoop.it
Tracie Davis is a modern day Renaissance woman, using her multiple talents to pay the bills and raise two daughters on her own.
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The Rep finds strong currency in Mamet's American Buffalo | The Pitch

The Rep finds strong currency in Mamet's American Buffalo | The Pitch | OffStage | Scoop.it
The Kansas City Repertory Theatre's revival of American Buffalo, one of David Mamet's earliest plays, still has the power to shock.
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Review: Harriman Jewel Series Discovery Concert | KC Independent

Review: Harriman Jewel Series Discovery Concert | KC Independent | OffStage | Scoop.it

Young performers these days are so often given to musical excess and personal flamboyance that it’s refreshing to find one with a solid and sensible foundation on which to build a substantial career. Pianist Jan Lisiecki, 18, has excellent technique, sensitive musicality and a reasoned approach to the piano.

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Lady Jack performs The Fool at the historic Folly Theater, 2013 KC Burlesque Fest!

Lady Jack is a multi‐faceted Performance Artist and Burlesque Dancer from Chicago who delights in anything demanding red lipstick and a top hat. She is a pre...
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Dancers shake, rattle and raise money | The Examiner

Dancers shake, rattle and raise money | The Examiner | OffStage | Scoop.it
 

Gangnam style, really? “We didn’t know what that was,” joked Carol Baker.
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Monty Python's Spamalot kick-starts Kansas City Starlight Theatre's season | examiner.com

Monty Python's Spamalot kick-starts Kansas City Starlight Theatre's season | examiner.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
Monty Python’s irreverent and spectacular Broadway spoof of the King Arthur legend of the search for the Holy Grail, Spamalot, kicks off Kansas City’s Starlight
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‘Miss Abigail’ has its moments, but there’s no there there | KansasCity.com

‘Miss Abigail’ has its moments, but there’s no there there | KansasCity.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
In “Miss Abigail’s Guide to Dating, Mating and Marriage,” which runs through June 23 at the American Heartland Theatre, the writers tap-dance right up to the brink of saying something meaningful about society and sexual mores.
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Performer deals with traumatic experience through art | LJWorld.com

Performer deals with traumatic experience through art | LJWorld.com | OffStage | Scoop.it

Samin Son felt the walls closing in. Having left art school in New Zealand, he was back in his native South Korea, performing the two years of military service required of the country's male citizens. Creativity was outlawed. Son was beaten down — physically, emotionally. He needed to express himself — bad.

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Pianist Alex Bugnon grew up among the greats | KansasCity.com

Pianist Alex Bugnon grew up among the greats | KansasCity.com | OffStage | Scoop.it
One of the most successful pianists in the smooth-jazz idiom didn’t come from some gritty inner city or pleasant suburb.
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First lineup of Fringe festival shows announced | KansasCity.com

Central Standard Theatre founder Bob Paisley will present five plays at this summer’s KC Fringe, including performances by artists from California and Adelaide, Australia.
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The Pitch's Questionnaire with T2 creative director Travis Schlitter

The Pitch's Questionnaire with T2 creative director Travis Schlitter | OffStage | Scoop.it

Occupation: Creative director for the motion design and animation team at T2 Studios. If you're curious about what the hell that is, hit t2.tv. If you still have questions, call me. I like curious people.

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Hello Again turns love's wheel at Spinning Tree Theatre | The Pitch

Hello Again turns love's wheel at Spinning Tree Theatre | The Pitch | OffStage | Scoop.it
When Viennese playwright Arthur Schnitzler's La Ronde debuted, around the turn of the 20th century, it was seen as so risqué — well, pornographic — that it went unproduced again for two decades.
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KCAI Animation 2013 Black Sheep Festival Opener

(C) 2013 Black Sheep Collective KCAI Animation, Junior collaboration: Cody Breedlove, Blake Braden, Cody Hawley, Britney Johnson, Nicole Dorosh, Erin Kennedy...
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