Brian McTavish

Contributor, Up to Date

Brian McTavish follows popular culture in the belief that the search for significance can lead anywhere.  Brian explains, "I've written articles and reviews ... reviewed hundreds of concerts, films and plays. And the thing is, these high arts all sprang from the pop culture of their day.  Don't forget: Shakespeare was once Spielberg."

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Up to Date
11:40 am
Thu January 19, 2012

The Weekend To-Do List

Country star Brad Paisley performs Thursday evening at the Sprint Center

Even if you can't keep your New Year's resolutions, you can certainly make some short-term promises to go out on the town this weekend.  Need some ideas?  Brian McTavish is back to offer up a few options in his Weekend To-Do List for January 20-22, 2012.

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11:45 am
Thu January 12, 2012

The Weekend To-Do List

Singer Shelby Lynn performs Friday night at 8 at the Folly Theatre

Ready to face the great urban outdoors this weekend?  Brian McTavish is back to offer up a few options in his Weekend To-Do List for January 13-14, 2012.

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11:45 am
Thu January 5, 2012

The Weekend To-Do List

Elvis Presley would have turned 77 this year. Celebrate his birthday this weekend with Elvis impersonators performing around the region.

Seeking a way out of the house this weekend?  Brian McTavish is back to offer up a few options in his Weekend To-Do List for January 6-8, 2012.

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11:45 am
Thu December 22, 2011

The Weekend To-Do List

The Kansas City Ballet presents its annual holiday tradition "The Nutcracker" through Saturday December 24.

So it's not going to be a white Christmas.  But that's okay: there's still plenty to do this holiday weekend.  To help get you out, Brian McTavish offers up these five fun and unique things to do in Kansas City.

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