Kevin Willmott is having a moment: ‘Becoming Martin’ and ‘BlacKkKlansman’
Kevin Willmott, a film professor at the University of Kansas, wrote the play "Becoming Martin," about teenage Martin Luther King Jr. It premieres at the Coterie theater this month. Willmott co-wrote the movie "BlacKkKlansman."
Kansas City, Kan., native Janelle Monáe, who has not performed in Kansas City since 2013, put on a highly-energized show Saturday night at Starlight Theatre. Monáe was captured in photographs by Roy Inman.
Former first daughter Malia Obama lip syncs and faux-plays a harmonica in a new music video from the indie rock band New Dakotas. The song is called “Walking on Air.” The members of the band, like Malia, attend Harvard University.
On the run in 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 , discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives him, she learns this is no ordinary, VW bug.
The annual KCI Cruise Car Show is expected to draw hundreds of classic and specialty cars near Kansas City International Airport Saturday, Sept. 22. The KC Aviation Department will hold the car show from 3 to 8 p.m. at the Ambassador Building.
An ensemble of actors sang a song about the diversity issue in Hollywood called, "We Solved It," beloved actress Betty White made an appearance and Glenn Weiss won the Emmy for directing the Oscars telecast before proposing to his girlfriend.