This year will mark By The Blade’s 7th consecutive year as the landscape designer for the Symphony Designers’ Showhouse. Open to the public for tours April 21 to May 14, area designers donate their time and materials in exchange for an opportunity to showcase their talents and support a great cause – the Kansas City […]
Eric Sall’s “Drawing Paintings, Painting Drawings” show of nine, mostly large scale abstract artworks, is the inaugural exhibit for the Haw Contemporary Crossroads Gallery. Sall, who graduated from the Kansas City Art Institute in 1999 with an MFA from Virginia Commonwealth, is known for his bravura techniques and deliberately dissonant pattern-making. This installation does not […]
Fishtank Theatre is partnering with the Charlotte Street Foundation to present the regional premiere of Belfast Girls, a play by Jaki McCarrick at La Esquina in April 2018. A free, First Friday Open House and artist talk will take place on Friday, April 6, 2018 and 17 live, public performances will take place from April 7 through 29, 2018. The production is directed by CSF Fellow Heidi Van and features a cast consisting of Rasheedat Badejo, Annie Kalahurka, Erdin Schultz-Bever and others.
In a world of endless selfies and identity politics, Hattie Odell’s exhibit “SELF” manages to chart new territory when it comes to self-portraiture. “Chart” is the operative word here. With the precision of a surgeon, Odell uses mathematics, in the form of conversion charts, to forge metal tools into what she calls portraits of “the […]
We can’t wait for The Kansas City Chamber Orchestra’s performance of New Spring Horizons Friday at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. In addition to hearing some of the most iconic concertos, Kansas Citians will have the opportunity to hear some of the most talented young musicians from the International Center for Music at […]
This is a time of momentous changes for the Lee’s Summit Symphony and its patrons. The next few months will include the “Symphony of Chocolate” event, “Cinqo de Symphony” concert, Booms and Blooms at Powell Gardens, announcement of a co-conductor, and a move from Lee’s Summit High School’s Performing Arts Center to The Pavilion at […]