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Honors: Michael Converse

The veteran artist will show his provocative collage-style works on the Missouri Bank artboards this summer. The Charlotte Street Foundation recently announced its selection of eight artists to create artworks for the 2017 Missouri Bank Crossroads Artboards, a pair of double-sided billboards at 125 Southwest Blvd. The images change out every three months, and each […]

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Editor’s Weekend Calendar Picks, March 23 – 26

Time for this week’s weekend calendar picks from KC Studio editor, Alice Thorson! Tonight, Kansas City Public Library, UMKC and New Letters magazine present a conversation with poet Michelle Boisseau at 6:30pm. The UMKC Conservatory Artist Series presents Handel’s opera Rodelinda at White Recital Hall, with performances scheduled through Sunday. The Heart of America Shakespeare […]

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Heartland Men’s Chorus Performs “Tyler’s Suite” This Weekend at The Folly

In Heartland Men’s Chorus’ next performance, Identify, will begin with “Tyler’s Suite,” the tragic story of Tyler Clementi. Conceived by famed Broadway composer Stephen Schwartz (Wicked), “Tyler’s Suite” is an uplifting choral composition dedicated to the memory of Tyler Clementi. Clementi was a talented young musician who committed suicide after being bullied by his freshman […]

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New National World War I Museum and Memorial Outdoor Exhibition: Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace: The Doughboys 1917-1918 Opens March 31

Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace: The Doughboys 1917-1918 tells of the healed scars of the Great War through our only remaining living witness: the fields of battle. This special centennial exhibition showcases the incredible contemporary photographs by Michael St Maur Sheil depicting the battlefields of the Western Front where Americans fought. The Western Front […]

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