Paul Mesner (right) will receive a lifetime achievement award Thursday from ArtsKC-Regional Arts Council at the organization’s annual awards luncheon. Mesner, founder of Mesner Puppets, is retiring as artistic director. Mike Horner (left) is succeeding him at the Kansas City puppet company.
Paul Mesner (right) will receive a lifetime achievement award Thursday from ArtsKC-Regional Arts Council at the organization’s annual awards luncheon. Mesner, founder of Mesner Puppets, is retiring as artistic director. Mike Horner (left) is succeeding him at the Kansas City puppet company. File photo by David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com
Paul Mesner (right) will receive a lifetime achievement award Thursday from ArtsKC-Regional Arts Council at the organization’s annual awards luncheon. Mesner, founder of Mesner Puppets, is retiring as artistic director. Mike Horner (left) is succeeding him at the Kansas City puppet company. File photo by David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com

Annual ArtsKC awards luncheon will draw a who’s who in the arts community

February 20, 2017 02:14 PM