Theatre

Breakneck Julius Caesar

Breakneck Julius Caesar Show Information: Timothy Mooney Repertory Theatre Amid the latest swirl of controversy surrounding Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, Tim Mooney, author/performer of Shakespeare’s Histories, Lot o’ Shakespeare, and Breakneck Hamlet brings Breakneck Julius Caesar to Kansas City! In light of the Trump-inspired version of “Caesar” drawing a firestorm of attention in New York, Mooney notes, “I’ve never seen so much attention to…

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A Picture’s Worth Five Dollars

The Barstow School Show Information: The Barstow School Disturbing the Peace. Assault. Police. Utility Belts. Liberty. Laser Pointers. A Homeless Ghost. A Tutu’d Fairy. This original satire promises to excite, humor, intrigue, entertain, and ask the questions. When an immigrant in an arachnid superhero costume is arrested, a bitter feud between the boys in blue,…

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Blackmail, Murder & Other Ways To Say I Love You

Blackmail, Murder, & Other Ways to Say I Love You Show Information: Potluck Productions Love hurts. Music tells us so, literature tells us so, and playwrights Glendora Davis, Mary Beth Gordon, and Lezlie Revelle will show you the little ways we hurt, torture, and sometimes kill to get what we desire. Venue Unicorn Theatre -…

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Shelter Shorts: A Play About Shelter Pets and the People Who Love Them

Wide Eyed Productions Show Information: A fun, fast-paced, and educational show that will make you wonder just what your pets are really thinking. An all ages adventure through the lives of shelter animals. Experience everything from intake into the shelter to the happiness of being adopted. Wide Eyed Productions will be donating a portion of…

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KCIC Classics

The KC Improv Company Show Information: The KC Improv Company is offering a veritable smorgasbord of improv comedy at this year’s KC Fringe Festival! Using your suggestions, we create unique, inventive, and downright hilarious works of theater! This year, we are proud to offer FOUR of our signature long-form formats spread across four different performance…

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Fountain City Sketch

KC Improv Company Show Information: Fountain City Sketch is a subsidiary of The KC Improv Company. Over the past 3 years, we have been creating original, hilarious new sketch comedy at The Kick Comedy Theater. This year, we bring the best of the best to The KC Fringe Festival! We’ve combed through our catalogue of sketches…

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The Wendigo

Mike Speller Show Information: In this adaptation of the Algernon Blackwood story, four hunters go into the Canadian wilderness and become hunted & haunted by a supernatural ‘legend.’ Mike Speller returns to the KC Fringe with his one-man interpretation of another gothic horror tale…Almost everyone survived his last visit. Venue Musical Theatre Heritage – Stage…

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Variations on a Scene by Tara Varney

Bryan Colley Show Information: Step into the mind of an actor as a scene from the current Fringe show Variations on a Theme by Tara Varney is given a cold read and reworked live on stage by actors Jay Coombes and Caroline Dawson. This is a new kind of improv, featuring a different scene every…

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All-Star Detectives

The Damian Blue Company, Inc. Show Information: When a crime lord is released from prison, and a string of murders follow, it is up to the All-Star Detectives to put things right. This audience-interactive noir mystery features tough detectives, dangerous dames, live music, satire, comedy, tommy guns, and lots of exciting fun for the audience!…

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Cody Clark: A Different Way of Thinking

Cody Clark Show Information: Magician Cody Clark combines the arts of magic, theatre, comedy, and storytelling to give a first-person account of living with autism. From his birth to his graduation from the University of Louisville, Cody will take you through his life story, with his magic effects showing how his autism gives him a…

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