Arts

The Kansas City Museum Unveils Their Auspicious New Space

Spatial. Palatial. Those are two perfect words to describe the newly minted Kansas City Museum as it continues its expansive, multi-year restoration. Earlier today, journalists, influencers, civic leaders and muckety-mucks got a…

Four Art Events You Should Not Miss in July

  Discriminating Thieves-Nazi Loot at the Nelson-Atkins Still Life with Guelder Roses, in its ornate golden frame, may look untouched by tragedy, but it was one of many art works plundered by…

Music

Tim Finn Review: Santana and Doobie Brothers

Carlos Santana was in a celebratory mood Thursday night, for a few reasons. His Supernatural Tour commemorates the 20th anniversary of his most commercially successful album. Concurrently, next month will be the 50th anniversary…

Theater

Four Art Events You Should Not Miss in July

  Discriminating Thieves-Nazi Loot at the Nelson-Atkins Still Life with Guelder Roses, in its ornate golden frame, may look untouched by tragedy, but it was one of many art works plundered by…

Lonita Cook Review: The Terra Femina Collective

The newly minted Terra Femina Collective is unveiling two new plays at The Living Room.  Viper, written by Lindsay Adams and directed by Lydia Miller, rotates with Merely Players by Katherine Gwynn, directed by…

Brandon Tietz Review: Hamilton

It’s been months since the theater hype train has had this much steam pouring out of it. More than once I hear the utterance of “This had better be good” as attendees…

Nightlife

By The Numbers: Boulevardia

Raise your glass of Boulevard beer high, Kansas City—because that’s exactly what half of the city will be doing this weekend at the 6th Annual Boulevardia urban street fair. With more live…

Whatever Happened To: Comedian Emo Philips

With his quirky comedic timing and offbeat on-stage antics, comedian Emo Philips was omnipresent in the ’80s. His syncopated banter often left folks laughing and scratching their heads at the same time.…

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