Love a new year! What's happening in KC? Try: Kansas City Symphony joins the celebration of Isaac Stern's 100th anniversary. Profile of choreographer Haley Kostas. Lyric Opera of Kansas City "...When There Are Nine" honors 100 years since the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Bach Aria Soloists host Bach Extravaganza for their 20th season.
New issue out now and wow--sit down, everybody--you'll need to spend some time with this magazine and your calendar because you do not want to miss a thing happening in KC. But--real talk--you may have to make some hard choices. It's a crazy season. Enjoy. A Stimulating Season for Music Lovers Concert to Come: Beethoven's... Continue Reading →
I reviewed the Lyric Opera of Kansas City's new production of "The Mikado" for The Kansas City Star. I'm more of a "Penzance" girl myself (anyone raised on the Kevin Kline version would be) but "Mikado" is all fun, once you get past the steroetypes. The language itself is witty and amusing and takes multiple... Continue Reading →