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!
“The Elephant Man” & Independence Playwright Festival July 25, 2016 | 12:00 pm
Guests from the Barn Players will discuss their upcoming drama, "The Elephant Man", and later, folks from City Theatre of Independence will chat about their upcoming Playwright Festival.
Barn Benefit Concert & Corbin Theatre June 20, 2016 | 12:00 pm
Michael Hogge welcomes guests from the Barn Players to the studio to talk about their annual Barn Benefit Concert, and at 12:30, guests from the Corbin Theatre in Liberty will be here to tell us all about what's going on up North.
“Twelfth Night” & “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” June 13, 2016 | 12:00 pm
Guests from the Heart of America Shakespeare Festival will chat about their show "Twelfth Night", and the Summit Theatre Group will discuss their show "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee".
“The Drowsy Chaperone” & Hear And Now Festival June 6, 2016 | 12:00 pm
Guests from Theatre In The Park join host Michael Hogge to discuss their upcoming season and their opening show, "The Drowsy Chaperone". Later, we'll hear from performers in the Hear and Now Festival, both national and local, and they'll chat about this upcoming event.
“Heathers: The Musical” & “Play It Again, Sam” May 30, 2016 | 12:00 pm
Guests from the Unicorn Theatre will join host Michael Hogge to talk about their new show "Heathers: The Musical", and representatives from City Theatre of Independence will be here to talk about their Woody Allen comedy "Play It Again, Sam".
“The Graduate” & “The Golden Age Of Musicals” May 23, 2016 | 12:00 pm
Michael Hogge welcomes folks from The Barn Players, who will chat about their controversial new drama "The Graduate", and Brad Zimmerman from the Chestnut Fine Arts Center will tell us about his new show "The Golden Age Of Musicals".