November 16, 2013 10:20 PM

African-American actors are appearing in KC productions in unprecedented numbers

Kansas City theatergoers have a rare opportunity in the coming weeks — the chance to see more professional African-American actors on local stages than at any time in recent history. The confluence of programming includes “Ain’t Misbehavin’,” “The Wiz” and “Clybourne Park,” all with African-American casts. And other shows include actors of color in their casts.

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