Monday at 12:00 pm
Arts Magazine wants to cover it all in the Kansas City area, from professional stage productions to community and eclectic productions. This KKFI program covers the expensive art galleries as well as the small out of the way places where the new trends begin to surface. Program host Michael Hogge wants Kansas City to learn what it takes to be a vibrant arts town.
Past guests have included George Keithly, an award-winning stage director and Emmy winning TV director. Kansas City’s own big band and jazz singer, Marilyn Maye was also a guest.
Michael wants the public to know what is going on in their town and how they can participate in it!
Fringe Festival & “Hello, Dolly!” July 16, 2018 | 12:00 pm
Tiffany Chappel, the Director of Operations, and six participating artists will talk about the 14th Annual Fringe Festival. Later, guests from Blue Springs City Theatre will talk about their latest musical production, "Hello, Dolly!".
“La Cage Aux Folles”, Liz Jeans, & “West Side Story” July 9, 2018 | 12:00 pm
It's a trifecta of local cultural flavor as guests from the Kansas Repertory Theatre chat about their new musical, " La Cage Aux Folles", Liz Jeans talks about her upcoming event with music, an art show, poetry, and dance, and the Leawood Stage Company discuss their outdoor musical, "West Side Story".
Carl DiCapo & “The Nethermouth Liberation: A Love Story” June 25, 2018 | 12:00 pm
Carl DiCapo, former owner of Italian Gardens and current Membership Chairman of the Native Sons and Daughters of Greater Kansas City, will talk about the organization and some of the events that they have coming up. Later, writer Walter Winch will talk about his upcoming play, "The Nethermouth Liberation: A Love Story".
“Much Ado About Nothing” & “Next To Normal” June 11, 2018 | 12:00 pm
On this week's edition of Arts Magazine, the director and actors from The Heart Of America Shakespeare Festival will sit down for a chat about their annual summer production of "Much Ado About Nothing", and folks from the Summit Theatre of Lee's Summit discuss their very timely play, "Next To Normal".
Owen Cox Dance Company and the 2018 Hear Now Festival June 4, 2018 | 12:00 pm
OwenCox Dance Company and the 2018 Hear Now Festival
“No Such Thing As Midnight Black”, “Illuminated Waters” & Puppets For The World Festival May 21, 2018 | 12:00 pm
Melting Pot Productions will tell us about their new show, "Ain't No Such Thing As Midnight Black", and Stone Lion Puppet Theatre will discuss their upcoming production, "Illuminated Waters" and the Puppets For the World Festival.