The Unicorn Theatre positioned the rock opera "bare" on its 2009 schedule early last year, long before the economic downturn made it a challenge to produce a musical with 17 actors and an on-stage band.
By Steve Walker
Kansas City, MO – But everyone who'd seen the New York production about the pains and pleasures of a group of students at a Catholic boarding school felt the story was worth telling. KCUR's Steve Walker discovered how the creative team behind the scenes considered anew how to stage a big musical with a tight budget.
Unicorn Theatre presents "bare"
April 24-May 17, 2009
PREVIEWS April 22 & 23
Directed by Jeff Church
Musical Direction by Anthony T. Edwards
Download recent arts stories or subscribe to the KCUR Arts Podcast