Bryan Moses http://kcur.org en 'Housebreaking' Reveals A Family At A Breaking Point http://kcur.org/post/housebreaking-reveals-family-breaking-point <p>The dysfunctional family is an often-mined subject for drama, from the early Greeks to the present. The play "Housebreaking," by Jakob Holder, combines humor with an exploration of failed relationships and dreams. Fri, 18 Jan 2013 03:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 30550 at http://kcur.org 'Housebreaking' Reveals A Family At A Breaking Point [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 Two Plays Explore Themes of 9/11 http://kcur.org/post/two-plays-explore-themes-911 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-5359ebd024ab2-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-5359ebd024ab2-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="5359ebd024ab2-"></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-985449.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. – Along with journalists and historians, playwrights can serve an important role in helping people make sense of national tragedies. And the results can weave narratives other sources might miss.</p> Wed, 07 Sep 2011 15:55:00 +0000 Steve Walker 2296 at http://kcur.org Two Plays Explore Themes of 9/11