Arts & Entertainment

KC SuperStar auditions coming up this week
March 27, 2017
Auditions for KC SuperStar are on Wednesday and Sunday.
Drive-in theater celebrates new season with free movie
March 21, 2017
The Boulevard Drive-in Theatre will kick off its 68th season with a special “Celebration of Dedication” to its longtime owner, Wes Neal, plus a free movie.
Downtown theater plans up in the air
March 17, 2017
A Shawnee couple’s dream to renovate the former Aztec Theatre has been put on hold.
Free New Horizons Band Concert set for March 14 at Lakeview Village
March 8, 2017
A free concert by the New Horizons Band is set for 7 p.m. on March 14 at Lakeview Village, 9100 Park St., Lenexa.
Auditions for Theatre in the Park held this weekend
February 28, 2017
The park’s new season features a total of six musicals: Spamalot, Crazy for You, Disney’s Camp Rock, Back to the 80s, and Disney’s Beauty in the Beast.
JCCC hosts visiting artist’s presentation
February 15, 2017
Artists Thomas Kiefer and Sean Lyman, will be sitting down with Johnson County Community College art department faculty members during the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art’s “visiting artist’s presentation.”
Downtown theater meeting draws dozens
Residents react to upcoming renovation plans; offer suggestions
February 7, 2017
Nearly 100 people packed into a meeting room at the Shawnee Public Library, eager to hear details about the former Aztec Theatre’s potential resurrection.
Symphony Orchestra to perform in Overland Park
January 24, 2017
The Luther College Symphony Orchestra will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at Atonement Lutheran Church.
Johnson County Chorus set to perform ‘Songs of Peace’ concert Sunday
December 2, 2016
Anita Cyrier will conduct the Johnson County Chorus and Choraliers in “Songs of Peace,” a winter choral concert, at 3 p.m. Sunday in Yardley Hall of the Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College.
TV chef spices up Shawnee business
Tyler Florence partners with Vita Craft to create new cookware line
November 27, 2016
Tyler Florence partners with Vita Craft to create new cookware line.
Growing Pains’ star discusses marriage, upcoming show
November 15, 2016
Kirk Cameron’s one-man show about marriage takes place Saturday evening in Olathe.
Johnson County Museum presents new concert series
September 21, 2016
Fun, music, and movement are in store when the Johnson County Museum presents a series of four Kid-Friendly Musical Performances beginning in late September.
Aspiring Shawnee actor takes on ‘dream’ role in beloved musical
July 12, 2016
For Shawnee resident Erik Meixelsperger, portraying the lovable chimney sweep Bert in the musical “Mary Poppins” is the experience of a lifetime.
All in the family: ‘Drowsy Chaperone’ to feature father, his two daughters, granddaughter
June 16, 2016
For a handful of cast members in “The Drowsy Chaperone” at Theatre in the Park, performing really is a family affair.
Come hear the music play: Theatre in the Park’s 2016 season is here
June 4, 2016
In her first experience with Theatre in the Park, Alison Huddleston is learning a lot and having a good time doing it.