Editor’s Weekend Calendar Picks, September 6 – 9

Time for weekend calendar picks from KC Studio editor Alice Thorson! Two plays premiere this week: Unicorn Theatre‘s production of UK Critics’ Circle Award-winning The Effect and Kansas City Repertory Theatre‘s baseball musical Last Days of Summer. We have lots of picks for tomorrow’s First Fridays, with exhibitions at Cerbera Gallery, Jones Gallery, Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art and more. Saturday night, enjoy a free dance performance from City in Motion Dance in Roanoke Park. And on Sunday at Open Spaces, newEar Contemporary Chamber Ensemble performs a free concert inside The Village in Swope Park. For more events this weekend, visit Kansas City’s most comprehensive arts calendar at kcstudio.org/events.

THE EFFECT by Lucy Prebble

September 5, 2018 – September 30, 2018
Unicorn Theatre


September 7, 2018 – September 30, 2018
Kansas City Repertory Theatre-Spencer Theatre

First Fridays…

Terry Dixon “Kinetic Abstraction 2.0”

September 6, 2018 – September 27, 2018
Cerbera Gallery

Dynamic Inspiration – Artwork by Fernando Medina

September 7, 2018 – September 28, 2018
Jones Gallery


September 7, 2018 – October 20, 2018
Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art

Inside/out: mixed media works by Jason Pollen

September 7, 2018 – October 26, 2018
The Box Gallery

Sean Semones, Recent Work

September 7, 2018 – October 31, 2018
Telephonebooth Gallery

Interrupted Flow: Shane Lutzk

September 7, 2018 – November 7, 2018
Haw Contemporary

Cultural Legacy: What’s Going On

September 7, 2018 – December 1, 2018 | Free
Leedy-Voulkos Art Center

Travois First Fridays — featuring “ᎠᏍᎦᏯ ᎦᏅᎯᏓ (Long Men): the native streams and rivers of the land” by Joseph Erb (Cherokee)

September 7, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm | Free

20th Annual Dance in the Park

September 8, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Roanoke Park

newEar Contemporary Chamber Ensemble/Our Ancient Past

September 9, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm | Free
Swope Park

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