Kyle Hatley http://kcur.org en 'The Death Of Cupid' Reinterprets The Sex Strike Of Aristophanes' 'Lysistrata' http://kcur.org/post/death-cupid-reinterprets-sex-strike-aristophanes-lysistrata <p></p><p>With the opening this week of <em>The Death of Cupid</em> at the downtown performance space <a href="http://www.thelivingroomkc.com">The Living Room</a>, author and director Kyle Hatley is revisiting a play he's been refining since 2008. Its eternal themes of peace, war and sex have its roots in ancient Greece but still maintain a relevance to what the world looks like today.</p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Steve Walker & Julie Denesha 38995 at http://kcur.org 'The Death Of Cupid' Reinterprets The Sex Strike Of Aristophanes' 'Lysistrata' The Living Room's Minimalist 'Carousel' Revived At KC Rep http://kcur.org/post/living-rooms-minimalist-carousel-revived-kc-rep <p>Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical<em> Carousel</em> is revered by many for its artfully woven tapestry of story, song and dance&nbsp; -&nbsp; including<em> Time </em>magazine, which in 1999 named it the best musical of the 20<sup>th</sup> century. Currently at <a href="http://www.kcrep.org">Kansas City Repertory Theatre </a>is a re-creation of a production that premiered nearly two years ago at a downtown performance space, where<em> Carousel </em>was viscerally staged in a way that both respected the material and deconstructed it to pieces. Wed, 13 Mar 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Steve Walker 33179 at http://kcur.org The Living Room's Minimalist 'Carousel' Revived At KC Rep A Christmas Carol http://kcur.org/post/christmas-carol <p>The annual holiday production of Dickens' classic returns to the KC Rep. Thu, 27 Dec 2012 18:05:30 +0000 Jabulani Leffall, Matthew Long-Middleton & Jeffrey Harvey 29565 at http://kcur.org A Christmas Carol Blood And Sonnets Fuel The Living Room's 'Titus Andronicus' http://kcur.org/post/blood-and-sonnets-fuel-living-rooms-titus-andronicus <p>For twenty years, Shakespeare in the park has been as reliable a part of a Kansas City summer as the heat and humidity. And while the Heart of America Shakespeare Festival is opening two shows in repertory, another Shakespeare play has snuck into town: the Bard's goriest play, Titus Andronicus, which is being staged with a minimal set and a band at the downtown performance space The Living Room.</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Steve Walker 19197 at http://kcur.org Blood And Sonnets Fuel The Living Room's 'Titus Andronicus' Man-Eating Plant Rocks KC Rep's 'Little Shop of Horrors' http://kcur.org/post/man-eating-plant-rocks-kc-reps-little-shop-horrors <p>When first introduced in 1960, <em>Little Shop of Horrors</em> was a cheesy, low-budget movie about a meek floral shop apprentice who accidentally cultivates a man-eating plant.</p><p> Wed, 25 Apr 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Steve Walker 16352 at http://kcur.org Man-Eating Plant Rocks KC Rep's 'Little Shop of Horrors' Christmas Carol #31 http://kcur.org/post/christmas-carol-31 <p>Kansas City loves their winter dose of A Christmas Carol, and the KC Rep is always coming up with new ways to present the classic tale.</p> Tue, 13 Dec 2011 16:02:35 +0000 Andrea Silenzi & Jabulani Leffall 8899 at http://kcur.org Christmas Carol #31 'Broke-ology' at the Rep http://kcur.org/post/broke-ology-rep <p>An upcoming play at the Kansas City Repertory Theatre studies the art of being broke and staying alive.</p> Thu, 04 Feb 2010 18:30:00 +0000 Walt Bodine Show 1702 at http://kcur.org 'Broke-ology' at the Rep