Wichita Center For The Arts http://kmuw.org en Wichita Mosaic: Chris Maslen http://kmuw.org/post/wichita-mosaic-chris-maslen <p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Wichita is a city with people from many cultures and backgrounds. A jigsaw puzzle made up of colorful and interlocking pieces. But how much do we really know about the people that live here?</em></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Actor and comedian Chris </span>Maslen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was born in Kansas, but has spent most of his life in Seattle, Washington.</span></p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 11:25:00 +0000 Kate Clause 33729 at http://kmuw.org Wichita Mosaic: Chris Maslen At Play: Tom Stoppard, Andrew Lloyd Weber Productions On Tap http://kmuw.org/post/play-tom-stoppard-andrew-lloyd-weber-productions-tap <p>The Crown Uptown Theatre continues its run of <i>Cats</i>. The musical is Broadway’s second longest running show in history and fourth longest running production in London’s West End history. This show is an audience favorite and is composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber. <i>Cats</i> tells the story of a tribe of cats called the Jellicles and the night they make what is known as “the Jellicle choice” and decide which cat will ascend to the Heavyside Layer and come back to a new life.<br> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 10:52:37 +0000 Jedd Beaudoin 23490 at http://kmuw.org At Play: Tom Stoppard, Andrew Lloyd Weber Productions On Tap At Play: Deer And Deserts http://kmuw.org/post/play-deer-and-deserts <p>Opening September 13 at the Crown Uptown Theatre it’s <i>Cats</i>. Broadway’s second longest running show in history and fourth longest running production in London’s West End history. This musical is an audience favorite composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber. It tells the story of a tribe of cats called the Jellicles and the night they make what is known as “the Jellicle choice,” deciding which cat will ascend to the Heavyside Layer and come back to a new life.<br> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 12:54:31 +0000 Jedd Beaudoin 22813 at http://kmuw.org At Play: Deer And Deserts At Play Theatre Roundup: Feb 4 - Feb 17 http://kmuw.org/post/play-theatre-roundup-feb-4-feb-17 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Coming to the Wichita </span>theatre<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> community is the world premiere of </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><i>Radiating Like a Stone</i></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, adapted by adapted by Anne </span>Welsbacher<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Gina Austin-Fresh from the book of essays, “Radiating Like a Stone: Wichita Women and the </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">1970s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Feminist Movement,” collected and edited by </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Myrne</spa Mon, 04 Feb 2013 14:33:02 +0000 Jedd Beaudoin 12162 at http://kmuw.org At Play Theatre Roundup: Feb 4 - Feb 17 At Play Theatre Roundup: 10.29.12 http://kmuw.org/post/play-theatre-roundup-102912 <p>A non-Shakesperian Shakesperian comedy, a brief moment with painter Mark Rothko, and a white Christmas:</p><p>Wichita Community Theatre closes out its run of Agatha Christie’s <i>The Mousetrap</i>. The production ends Sunday, November 4 with performances Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 7 p.m.</p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 13:48:59 +0000 Jedd Beaudoin 7658 at http://kmuw.org At Play Theatre Roundup: 10.29.12