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May/June KC Studio includes a write up on the 2nd annual Kansas City Contemporary Music Festival during Crossroads First Fridays.
Kansas City Ballet's 60th Anniversary Dance Festival - two impressive weekends of performances, including KCB's first performance from Jirí Kylián, the spectacular "Petite Mort," as well as a world premiere by Andrea Schermoly, and a 60th Anniversary Celebration. Bach Aria Soloists "Night of Tango" - the fourth tango show by BAS and the return engagement of... Continue Reading →
The real story is that my brilliant pun didn't make the headline: La donna é mobilized: Verdi's "Rigoletto" through the #MeToo Lens Continue reading →
I wrote about Leonard Bernstein as man, musician and advocate for The Pitch, plus a full page of February happenings in the Classical Music & Dance Calendar. Cheers to a robust arts scene!
I wrote about William Baker Festival Singers' "Festival of Kansas City Composers," featuring composer--in-residence Ed Frazier Davis, William Dawson, Virgil Thomson and a ream of local talent for Kansas City's NPR-affiliate KCUR 89.3FM.