November 18, 2019

MDC Playwright News: November 2019

KEVIN KING



Kevin King's short play "Lost in the Rain" is one of six short plays that have been selected to be in The Barn Players' annual 6x10 ten minute play festival. This is Kevin's 2nd year in a row of being in the festival. Last year, his play "The Swallows" was featured.

December 6-8, 7:30 pm
Arts Asylum
1000 E 9th St / KCMO 64106
Tickets $15

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Kevin King directs the the comedy "Swimming in the Shallows" by Adam Bock. Presented by Kevin's company Whim Productions, The play, which received its New York City premiere at Second Stage Theatre in 2005, features a group of friends navigating relationships at different stages. Carla Carla and Donna want to get married, but can’t agree on rings, caterers, or Donna’s smoking. Barb feels heavy and wants to get rid of all but 8 possession but doesn’t bother consult to her husband, Bob. And Nick, who is on a quest to not sleep with his dates right away, considers dating a shark that works at Donna’s aquarium.

Nov 8-23
The Black Box
1060 Union Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64101
Tickets $20

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Congratulations Kevin!

LEZLIE REVELLE ZUCKER



Lezlie Revelle Zucker directs the next Potluck Productions First Sunday Reading at the Yoga Patch in Waldo.

Sunday, Nov 3 / 3:00 pm
7235 Central St
Kansas City, MO 64114
$5 at the door

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November 6, 2019

Em Swenson's "Patient 3" Reading Nov 18

Join us for our November 2019 Monday Night Reading as the Midwest Dramatists Center presents a reading of Em Swenson's Patient 3, directed by Kevin King.

7:00pm Monday, November 18
Second Presbyterian at 55th and Brookside
318 E 55th St, KCMO 64113

Come give feedback on our plays in development, and enjoy a night of local theatre!

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October 21, 2019

MDC Playwright News: October 2019

EMMA CARTER



Confluence Theater company is producing Emma Carter's Wicked Creatures at The Living Room Theater this fall.

Synopsis: England, the 1880s: When the mysterious, cross-dressing Sonya Smithson invites Archibald Worthington III back to her home for the evening, the young, pretentious scholar soon finds himself a prisoner to Sonya, and her two companions, the “incorruptibly good” Emily Clearwater and humorously foul-mouthed Clara Hollowell. At their mercy, Archibald is forced to perform sexual acts in the pursuit of the greatest scientific invention Sonja can imagine: the perfect female contraceptive.

October 25 & 26 at 8:00 p.m.
October 27 at 2:00 p.m.
October 31 & November 1 at 8:00 p.m.

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Congratulations, Emma!

LEZLIE REVELLE ZUCKER and KEVIN KING



Kevin King's The Swallows and Lezlie Revelle Zucker's Buying the Farm will be featured in Theatre Lawrence's Festival of Short Plays in November.

November 15 & 16, 7:30
4660 Bauer Farm Dr.
Lawrence, KS 66049
Tickets $8

Theatre Lawrence is hosting the second annual Festival of Short Plays! As part of the “Live in the Lobby” series, enjoy an evening with 6 short performances ranging from 10-30 minutes that have been written and submitted by regional playwrights from Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri and Iowa.

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Congratulations Kevin and Lezlie!



LEZLIE REVELLE ZUCKER


Lezlie Revelle Zucker directs the next Potluck Productions First Sunday Reading at the Yoga Patch in Waldo.

Sunday, Nov 3 / 3:00 pm
7235 Central St
Kansas City, MO 64114
$5 at the door

Click here for the FB Event Page

KEVIN KING



Kevin King directs the upcoming Whim Productions presentation of Swimming in the Shallows, by Adam Bock.

Nov 8-23
The Black Box
1060 Union Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64101
Tickets $20

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