Arts & Entertainment

An Evening of Heros: Gala/Auction to Benefit Kansas City Area Veterans

Oct. 21, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kristin Puckett, 615-564-8481, kpuckett@brookdale.com An Evening of Heroes Honor Flight Gala/Auction to Support Veterans Overland Park, KS.; October 21, 2014 – In gratitude and appreciation for their service to our country, an upcoming gala and auction will support an Honor Flight for about 50 Kansas City veterans to visit Washington, D.C. for Veteran’s Day. An Evening ...

Starz Studio of Performing Arts gains new teacher talent

Oct. 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Starz Studio of Performing Arts Gains New Teacher Talent High Quality Dance Studio Strengthens Teaching Staff Oak Grove, MO, October 20, 2014 – Starz Studio of Performing Arts has brought two dynamic nationally recognized teachers to add to their award winning dance instruction studio. Abby Dymond and Hayley Davis have joined the Starz Studio of Performing Arts ...

Contemporary dance program performed by AIM Dance Company

Oct. 17, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Art In Motion Dance Company will hold a captivating performance show called “Beyond Words”, November 16th at 7:00pm at the Camelot Ballroom in Overland Park, KS. Overland Park, Kansas: This November, the Art In Motion Dance Company of Point B Dance will showcase their artistic talents in a new performance entitled “Beyond Words”. Beyond Words is an ...

Pound Slam receives national certification, to host official ‘team choice’ slam

Oct. 17, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo. Wed. Nov. 5, 2014 9:30p.m Uptown Arts Bar 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 $5 Cover PoUnd SLAM receives National Certification, to host official “team choice” slam Kansas City’s premier poetry slam, PoUnd SLAM, a spin-off of Poetic Underground Open Mic, has received National ...

Chess With Death: Improv showcase slated

Oct. 17, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo. Friday, Nov. 7 10p - Midnight Uptown Arts Bar 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 $5 Cover Chess With Death: Improv Showcase Kansas City's most committed duo and only Harold team takes over the Uptown Arts Bar stage for their uproarious monthly improv showcase. ...

Comedy Open Mic with Norm Dexter at Uptown Arts Bar

Oct. 17, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo. Every Monday! 9p- 1a Uptown Arts Bar 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 No Cover Comedy Open Mic with Norm Dexter Named the “Best Open Mic Venue” by The Pitch in 2013 & 2014, Uptown Arts Bar is enthralled to invite you to one ...

Halloween burlesque shows featured at Buffalo Room

Oct. 17, 2014

Monday, October 13, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: HALLOWEEN & DAY OF THE DEAD BURLESQUE SHOWS EXPECTED TO SELL OUT Annie Cherry's star-studded, top-shelf burlesque revues return to The Buffalo Room, October 31st and November 1st. Kansas City, MO - Two spectacular nights of burlesque are coming to Westport on Halloween weekend. With a different show each night, full food and ...

Local author introduces hilarious new book

Oct. 17, 2014

Words of Wisdom From an Italian Father KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI, October 17— Local author will offer his new book, “Words of Wisdom From an Italian Father,” at a book signing at Anthony’s Italian Restaurant on October 29, 2014. He will be available for meeting and autographs between the hours of 7 and 10 PM. Jerry Bedell is an accomplished professional, ...

Masters Exhibit works by Chagall, Picasso, Kipniss, Bauer comes to Columbia, Missouri

Oct. 17, 2014

Columbia, Missouri-- PS Gallery is proud to present, in collaboration with Weinstein Gallery (San Francisco), the inaugural Masters Exhibit, featuring works on paper by Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso, Robert Kipniss, and Rudolf Bauer. This will be a two-week, limited run exhibit (December 2–13) open to the public standard gallery hours, with special events surrounding the occasion. The opening reception will ...

Tangent November First Friday

Oct. 16, 2014

October 17, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: fractionkc@gmail.com or cheryl@cheryltoh.com 206.660.6921 *print quality images on request Fraction Print Studio is pleased to announce: TANGENT, a group exhibition featuring three Kansas City based artists: Cory Imig, Laura Nugent and Jessica Simorte FRACTION Print Studio 130 W. 18th St. Kansas City, MO 64108 October 3 - November 22, 2014 First Friday Opening: ...

Get Inspired Kansas City “Speaking and Workshops to Inspire Your People”

Oct. 16, 2014

Looking for some inspiration for your organization or team? Kansas City life coach Sylvia Hall offers fresh and fierce workshops with insights that are immediately applicable. “I love to light people up," says Sylvia. "It’s not just about thinking positive. It is, rather, about creating an energy shift," she adds. Sylvia's presentations combine her strategic insights as a life coach ...

PRESS RELEASE/PSA - SPRINGFIELD’S FIRST CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY TECH EXPO

Oct. 16, 2014

Rethink Associates announces Rethink T.E.C.H. 2014 – Technology Expo for theChristmas Holiday – Springfield’s first Holiday Consumer Electronics Show. Rethink Assoicates – 10/15/2014 SPRINGFIELD, MO, Oct. 15, 2014 /Rethink Newswire/ -- Rethink Associates, a technology company located in Republic, MO, announced today the Rethink T.E.C.H. 2014 event, the Technology Expo for the Christmas Holiday. The event, a consumer electronics expo ...

Annie Cherry’s star- studded, top- shelf burlesque revues return to The Buffalo Room, October 31st and November 1st.

Oct. 13, 2014

Monday, October 13, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HALLOWEEN AND DAY OF THE DEAD BURLESQUE SHOWS EXPECTED TO SELL OUT Annie Cherry’s star- studded, top- shelf burlesque revues return to The Buffalo Room, October 31st and November 1st. Kansas City, MO - Two spectacular nights of burlesque are coming to Westport on Halloween weekend. With a different show each night, full ...

Fall Musical “Annie Junior” to perform at Heritage Middle School

Oct. 13, 2014

Leapin' Lizards! The popular comic strip heroine Little Orphan Annie takes center stage in ANNIE JR., an adaptation of one of the world's best-loved and most-performed musicals. With pluck and positivity, Annie charms everyone she meets despite a next-to-nothing start in the Depression-era New York City of the 1930s. She is determined to find her parents, who abandoned her years ...

Sculptor Tom Corbin unveils monumental bronze Gorilla at Pittsburg State University

Oct. 13, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corbin Bronze, Kansas City, Kansas OAGAAG Once A Gorilla, Always A Gorilla. 10/11, 12:13, 2014 There's nothing quite like keeping a 2500 lb Gorilla a secret over the course of a year! Pittsburg State University unveiled a 1.5 times life-size bronze Gorilla by sculptor Tom Corbin on 10/11 at precisely 12:13 p.m. prior to their 2014 Homecoming ...

97-yearr-old jazz musician Clyde Bysom to be honored in Lawrence

Oct. 11, 2014

Lawrence Music Legend Clyde Bysom will celebrate his 97th birthday Sunday, October 19th, 10:30 a.m., by performing at a Jazz Worship Celebration at the Arterra Event Gallery 2161 Quail Creek Drive, Lawrence, Ks. 66047 (home of New Life In Christ Church.) The public is invited. There is no admission charge. Clyde will join an 11 piece jazz group to perform ...

Events recall Jewish refuge in Shanghai before World War II

Oct. 10, 2014

The University of Kansas, the Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation, the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, and the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education are presenting three events to commemorate the fascinating story of the little-known chapter in the history of Jews. In the late 1930s, Shanghai, China, became one of the very last refuges for Jews escaping Hitler and ...

Keith Urban to headline Kids Night Out in March

Oct. 10, 2014

Media Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, October 10, 2014 For More Information: Sharon Cleaver, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City Phone: 816-462-0136 Email Address: scleaver@helpKCkids.org / Web site: www.helpKCkids.org FOUR-TIME GRAMMY® WINNING SINGER KEITH URBAN TO HEADLINE KIDS NIGHT OUT EVENT ON MARCH 28, 2015 Deanna & Greg Graves announced as Honorary Chairs with Burns & McDonnell Presenting ...

B&B Theatres Aquire Dickinson Theatres to Become the Ninth Largest Exhibitor in the Country

Oct. 10, 2014

LIBERTY, MO – (Friday, October 10, 2014) - B&B Theatres is pleased to announce the acquisition of Dickinson Theatres, a Midwest theatre chain with 15 locations and 169 screens across seven states. The combined company will retain the B&B Theatres name and brand and has now become the ninth largest theatre chain in America, with 50 locations and 408 screens ...

Pound Slam gets national certification, to host official ‘team choice’ slam

Oct. 9, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo. Wed. Nov. 5, 2014 9:30p.m Uptown Arts Bar 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 $5 Cover PoUnd SLAM receives National Certification, to host official “team choice” slam Kansas City’s premier poetry slam, PoUnd SLAM, a spin-off of Poetic Underground Open Mic, has received National ...

Halloween hoopla with Techno Titans Juxtapose at Uptown Arts Bar

Oct. 9, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo. Thursday, Oct. 31 9p-12a.m. Uptown Arts Bar 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 No Cover! 21+show Halloween Hoopla with Techno Titans Juxtapose Frolic with the fairies, prance with the pirates, and jam with Juxtapose emcees Todd Howard, OJ Shrink, Andrew Boie, DJ Pintsize, and ...

Halloween stories for grownups gruesome, ghastly

Oct. 9, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo. Thursday, Oct. 30 7-9p.m. Uptown Arts Bar 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 $10 Cover Gruesome and Ghastly: Halloween Stories for Grown-ups Just can’t wait for Halloween festivities to begin? Celebrate Devil’s Night at Uptown Arts Bar with Gruesome and Ghastly Halloween stories for ...

PerformOUTKC’s second annual Ovation dinner slated Nov. 8

Oct. 9, 2014

For Immediate Release PerformOUTKC, Kansas City’s LGBTQIA choral theater program, announces its annual dinner gala, Ovation: Standing OUT for PerformOUTKC! Kansas City, MO – PerformOUTKC will host its second annual Ovation gala dinner on Saturday, Nov. 8, at Kansas City’s historic Union Station. The station, an architectural masterpiece, is a place for great adventure, located minutes from downtown. The evening ...

Meet local authors at Kansas City, Kansas Public Library’s Homegrown Reads

Oct. 9, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 9, 2014 Contact: Jack Granath, Branch Manager, South Branch Library, Kansas City, Kansas Public Library Phone: 913-722-7400 Email: jgranath@kckpl.org Meet local authors at Kansas City, Kansas Public Library’s Homegrown Reads KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Kansas City, Kansas Public Library will hold the first annual Homegrown Reads local author fair. This event, focusing on Kansas City area ...


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