Will is the author of Lord Vishnu's Love Handles and The Worthy from Simon & Schuster. Both novels were selected as The New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice and garnered Clarke the title "Hot Pop Prophet" by Rolling Stone Magazine.
A rare First Folio of the works of William Shakespeare is making its only appearance in Missouri during a nationwide tour to mark the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death. The First Folio, which will be on display at the Kansas City Public Librar
Actors, longtime friends and co-workers Cindy Williams and Eddie Mekka, who once starred together in the television sitcom, "Laverne & Shirley," are back on stage together in "Beau Jest," a comedy running at the New Theatre Restaurant in Overland
Watch an excerpt from Fire in Dreamland, part of the Kansas City Repertory Theatre's OriginKC New Works festival. Two world premiers, Fire in Dreamland, written by Rinne Groff and directed by Marissa Wolf, will perform in repertory with Lot's Wife
Julian Kaplan, principal trumpet for the Kansas City Symphony, was born in Cleveland and grew up in Charlotte, N.C. He previously played with the Lexington Philharmonic and the Jacksonville Symphony. He performs Tartini: I. Allegro moderato from T
Justine Lamb-Budge, a native of Wayne, Pa., is a violinist and the associate concert master of the Kansas City Symphony. She has studied violin since she was 5. She performs an excerpt from Sonata No. 2 in A Minor for Solo Violin by J.S. Bach.
Meredith McCook, cellist for the Kansas City Symphony, grew up in Tyler, Texas and previously played with the New World Symphony in Miami Beach. This is her first full-time position with an orchestra. Her selection is Prelude from Suite No. 1 in G
Brandon Mason, who plays the double bass for the Kansas City Symphony, is from Arlington, Texas. As a graduate student he played a season with the Houston Symphony. He performs J.S. Bach's Bouree from Suite No. 3 in C Major for Solo Cello.