January 25, 2012 11:02 PM

Robert Trussell | KC Rep’s ‘Tom Sawyer’ is clever, creative — and skin-deep

The Kansas City Repertory Theatre, in collaboration with three other regional theaters, gives us an inventive, high-spirited and somewhat endearing stage version of “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.” Yet, despite its many obvious virtues, the piece is a bit of snooze.

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