Vanessa Severo http://kcur.org en 'Venus In Fur' Dissects Power Games Of Dominance And Submission http://kcur.org/post/venus-fur-dissects-power-games-dominance-and-submission <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In its </span>40th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> year, the </span><a href="http://www.unicorntheatre.org" style="line-height: 1.5;">Unicorn Theatre</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> continues its mission of bringing new American plays to Kansas City audiences. Among the themes explored this season are racial identity, family dysfunction, and, with its kickoff production, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Venus in Fur,</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> the ever-shifting power dynamic between men and women.</span></p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Steve Walker 42974 at http://kcur.org 'Venus In Fur' Dissects Power Games Of Dominance And Submission [VIDEO] In This Scene...'Blackbird' At The Living Room http://kcur.org/post/video-sceneblackbird-living-room <p>This season, David Harrower's "Blackbird" returns to <a href="http://www.thelivingroomkc.com/">The Living Room</a>. It's a play exploring an unsettling relationship and its aftermath. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 19:47:41 +0000 Laura Spencer & Julie Denesha 30381 at http://kcur.org [VIDEO] In This Scene...'Blackbird' At The Living Room The Unicorn's "Green Whales" Tackles Tough Subjects with Humor http://kcur.org/post/unicorns-green-whales-tackles-tough-subjects-humor <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d265be60b86-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d265be60b86-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d265be60b86-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-889327.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – Though the Unicorn Theater has always been quick to pounce on the most buzzed about plays in New York, it has actually launched many new plays. In fact, a quarter of the shows over the years have had their world premieres in Kansas City.</p> Thu, 04 Mar 2010 14:00:00 +0000 Steve Walker 1727 at http://kcur.org The Unicorn's "Green Whales" Tackles Tough Subjects with Humor KC Fringe Festival Presents Clown Ballet with a Serious Message http://kcur.org/post/kc-fringe-festival-presents-clown-ballet-serious-message <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d259bce745b-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d259bce745b-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d259bce745b-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-734280.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – EXTENDED RUN: August 1 - 3, American Heartland Theatre. At performance spaces throughout the city, over 50 events make up this year's <a href="http://www.kcfringe.org/">KC Fringe Festival</a>, a celebration of the off-beat, nontraditional, and avant-garde.</p> Mon, 21 Jul 2008 16:55:00 +0000 Steve Walker 1225 at http://kcur.org KC Fringe Festival Presents Clown Ballet with a Serious Message