Cheryl Weaver http://kcur.org en Local Actors Moonlight In Other Artistic Careers http://kcur.org/post/local-actors-moonlight-other-artistic-careers <p>Given the growing theater scene in the metropolitan area, professional actors can make a pretty good living here. But there is steady competition and there are down times between jobs. Thu, 26 Jul 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Steve Walker 21537 at http://kcur.org Local Actors Moonlight In Other Artistic Careers "August: Osage County" Explores Family Dynamics with Flair http://kcur.org/post/august-osage-county-explores-family-dynamics-flair <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d26763cc2ba-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d26763cc2ba-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d26763cc2ba-"></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-986152.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. – The age-old advice most frequently given to writers is to write what you know - and the one thing writers all have in common is that they all came from a family. Many classic plays have explored various family dynamics but few have dissected the relationship between mothers and daughters with quite as much flair and precision as "August: Osage County."</p> Wed, 14 Sep 2011 19:42:00 +0000 Steve Walker 2301 at http://kcur.org "August: Osage County" Explores Family Dynamics with Flair