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Harriman-Jewell Series 2015-16

Seasonal winds of change herald dazzling new season of performing arts. The brisk autumn breezes traditionally usher in a season of reinvigoration in Kansas City’s performing arts scene, and the fall events of the Harriman-Jewell Series’ 51st season affirm that a memorable new season is getting underway. “We feel that we set a new standard […]

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Bringing Art to Life

Nelson-Atkins and KC Rep team up to present Sunday in the Park with George Twenty years ago, when Kansas City Repertory Theatre artistic director Eric Rosen was beginning his career, he worked as an assistant director at the Goodman Theatre. The theater is located in the Grand Hall of the Art Institute of Chicago, where […]

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Kauffman Center Presents

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts Announces Exciting Fall Lineup to Kick Off the 5th Season of Kauffman Center Presents Performances. The Kauffman Center Presents series complements the programming offered by other arts organizations insuring that audiences, performance genres, and even ticket prices are diverse. The series showcases a variety of superb artists and brings […]

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Nordic Hoard

Artist Sid Garrison has assembled a stellar collection of mid-century Scandinavian ceramics. The shapes are minimalist but sensuous; the glazes are astonishing, ranging from the most austere white to rich wine-colored reds and cobalt blues. Some pieces have surfaces that are noticeably smooth and flat, while others are densely patterned, even nubby in texture. Grouped […]

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Owen/Cox: Balancing Profundity and Fun

The critically acclaimed Owen/Cox Dance Group teams up with leading choreographer Kate Skarpetowska in fall performance at JCCC. Kansas City’s Owen/Cox Dance Group brings to the stage an intriguing blend of classical and contemporary influences. But perhaps more importantly, the company pursues that approach while striking a balance between profundity and fun. This fall, the […]

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