Performance http://kcur.org en LISTEN: Upcoming Lawrence Poet Reads Her 'Boundaryless' Prose http://kcur.org/post/listen-upcoming-lawrence-poet-reads-her-boundaryless-prose <p><strong>The following content may be offensive to some. Discretion is advised.</strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In the world of poetry, Patricia Lockwood is the "it girl" right now. The Lawrence, </span>Kan<span style="line-height: 1.5;">., resident's poem "Rape Joke" went viral last summer, <a href="https://twitter.com/TriciaLockwood">pushing her Twitter following</a> to more than 40,000. </span></p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 19:09:02 +0000 Cody Newill 56803 at http://kcur.org LISTEN: Upcoming Lawrence Poet Reads Her 'Boundaryless' Prose Conquering Broadway And MS http://kcur.org/post/conquering-broadway-and-ms <p>Jennifer Holliday, the original "Dreamgirl," has known a lot of good times and some rough ones, too.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">She became a star on Broadway in the production of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Dreamgirls</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, but in the years since, she's depression and faced an ongoing struggle with multiple sclerosis.</span></p><p>On Tuesday's <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we talk with her about about her music, her life and why they call her “The Queen of Broadway Gospel.”</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:22:57 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 51795 at http://kcur.org Conquering Broadway And MS The Weekend To-Do List: December 20-23, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/weekend-do-list-december-20-23-2012 <p>Looking for something to do this weekend? Let Brian McTavish &amp;&nbsp;<a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date">Up To Date</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;make your plans for you.</span> Thu, 20 Dec 2012 17:45:00 +0000 Danie Alexander 29324 at http://kcur.org The Weekend To-Do List: December 20-23, 2012 The Weekend To-Do List: September 14 - 16, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/weekend-do-list-september-14-16-2012 <p>Need something to do for the weekend of September 14-16? Fear not! <strong>Brian McTavish</strong> returns with the <strong>Weekend To-Do List</strong> for Kansas City.</p><p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 19:50:29 +0000 Brian McTavish & Danie Alexander 24468 at http://kcur.org The Weekend To-Do List: September 14 - 16, 2012 The Weekend To-Do List: August 24-26 http://kcur.org/post/weekend-do-list-august-24-26 <p>Looking for something to do the weekend of August 24- 26, 2012?&nbsp; <strong>Brian McTavish</strong> is back with <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/uptodate"><em>Up to Date</em></a>'s Weekend To-Do List.</p><p> Thu, 23 Aug 2012 20:19:01 +0000 Brian McTavish & Danie Alexander 23333 at http://kcur.org The Weekend To-Do List: August 24-26 The Weekend To-Do List: August 17-19 http://kcur.org/post/weekend-do-list-august-17-19 <p>Looking for something to do the weekend of August 17-19, 2012?&nbsp; <strong>Brian McTavish</strong> is back with <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/uptodate"><em>Up to Date</em></a>'s Weekend To-Do List.</p><p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 18:42:08 +0000 Danie Alexander & Brian McTavish 22934 at http://kcur.org The Weekend To-Do List: August 17-19 The Weekend To-Do List: August 9-12 http://kcur.org/post/weekend-do-list-august-9-12 <p>Looking for something to do the weekend of August 9-12, 2012?&nbsp; <strong>Brian McTavish</strong> is back with <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/uptodate"><em>Up to Date</em></a>&#39;s Weekend To-Do List. Thu, 09 Aug 2012 16:58:24 +0000 Stephen Steigman, Brian McTavish & Steve Kraske 22499 at http://kcur.org The Weekend To-Do List: August 9-12 6 Tips For KC Fringe http://kcur.org/post/6-tips-kc-fringe <h2>The 8th annual <a href="http://www.kcfringe.org/2012/index.php">KC Fringe Festival</a>, a 10-day festival of cultural arts, kicks off this week. Fri, 13 Jul 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 20898 at http://kcur.org 6 Tips For KC Fringe The Weekend To-Do List http://kcur.org/post/weekend-do-list-18 <p>Looking for something to do this weekend? <em>Up to Date&#39;s</em> <strong>Brian McTavish</strong> offers up a few options in his <strong>Weekend To-Do List</strong> for April 20-22, 2012. Thu, 19 Apr 2012 17:18:31 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Brian McTavish 16226 at http://kcur.org The Weekend To-Do List New Trends In Clowning http://kcur.org/post/new-trends-clowning <p>In the second half of this Wednesday&#39;s<strong> <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/centralstandard"><em>Central Standard</em></a>, </strong>we send in a clown.</p><p> Tue, 17 Apr 2012 18:39:31 +0000 Andrea Silenzi, Jabulani Leffall & Charlie Upchurch 16112 at http://kcur.org New Trends In Clowning The Weekend To-Do List http://kcur.org/post/weekend-do-list-9 <p>Looking for something to do this weekend? Up to Date&#39;s <strong>Brian McTavish</strong> offers up a few options in his <strong>Weekend To-Do List</strong> for February 24-26, 2012. Thu, 23 Feb 2012 17:30:30 +0000 Stephen Steigman, Brian McTavish & Steve Kraske 13031 at http://kcur.org The Weekend To-Do List Halloween Frankenfun Dractacular http://kcur.org/post/halloween-frankenfun-dractacular <p>Today on the show, the art slash kids show <strong><a href="http://www.whoopdeedoo.tv/">Whoop Dee Doo</a> </strong>returns to take another stab at making radio. They&rsquo;ve created a spooky <strong>Halloween Frankenfun Dractacular</strong> to debut live on today&rsquo;s show.</p> Mon, 31 Oct 2011 17:00:00 +0000 Andrea Silenzi 15475 at http://kcur.org Halloween Frankenfun Dractacular The KC Renga: Ghost Over Water http://kcur.org/post/kc-renga-ghost-over-water-0 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, Georgia, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 18px; text-align: left; ">At the beginning of May, a national art project started here in Kansas City.&nbsp; This was first stop on a national tour for a conversation in the form of&nbsp;</span><a href="http://americanowandhere.org/" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, Georgia, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 18px; text-align: left; color: rgb(16, 92, 182); ">America Now and Here</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, Georgia, san Wed, 01 Jun 2011 17:00:00 +0000 Andrea Silenzi 15351 at http://kcur.org The KC Renga: Ghost Over Water The KC Renga: Ghost Over Water http://kcur.org/post/kc-renga-ghost-over-water-1 <p style="margin-bottom: 0px; padding-top: 10px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, Georgia, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 18px; text-align: left; "><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, Georgia, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 18px; text-align: left; ">At the beginning of May, a national art project started here in Kansas City.&nbsp; This was first stop on a national tour for a conversation in the form of&nbsp;</span><a href="http://americanowandhere.org/" style= Wed, 01 Jun 2011 17:00:00 +0000 Andrea Silenzi 15579 at http://kcur.org The KC Renga: Ghost Over Water It's "Air" Time, Baby! http://kcur.org/post/its-air-time-baby-1 <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 10px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; ">When you work on a radio talk show and you&rsquo;re waiting for your guests, who have names such as Romeo DanceCheetah (That&rsquo;s one word:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bmpTlm1Trtk" style="text-decoration: underline; color: rgb(16, 92, 182); " target="_blank">DanceCheetah</a>) and Björn Türoque (Pronounced&nbsp;<a href="http://bjornturoque.com/home.htm" style="text-decoration: underline; color: rgb(16, 92, 182); Thu, 19 May 2011 17:00:00 +0000 Jabulani Leffall 15580 at http://kcur.org It's "Air" Time, Baby! Whoop De Doo Does Radio http://kcur.org/post/whoop-de-doo-does-radio <p>Did you ever as a child&nbsp;sit down in front of the TV and laugh or sing along to those variety shows aired on public access television?&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 20 Apr 2011 17:00:00 +0000 Ashley Ferguson 15477 at http://kcur.org Whoop De Doo Does Radio