Theatre http://wkms.org en Celebrate the 4th Red, White & Tuna-Style at Badgett Playhouse http://wkms.org/post/celebrate-4th-red-white-tuna-style-badgett-playhouse <div><em>Red, White &amp; Tuna</em> and <em>The Fabulous Fifties Show</em>&nbsp;are Fourth Fare at the Badgett Playhouse in Grand Rivers. Red, White &amp; Tuna is the 3rd installment in the comedic series<em> Greater Tuna</em>, a satirical ride through the the hearts and minds of the polyester-clad citizens of Texas' third smallest town. Perennial favorites and new arrivals appear in the 4th of July Tuna High School Class Reunion. Take a stroll down memory lane in <em>The Fabulous 50's Show</em> and The 70s Show this Saturday. Badgett impresario Bill Minihan joins us on <em>Sounds Good</em> with the details.</div><p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 21:42:22 +0000 Tracy Ross 41743 at http://wkms.org Celebrate the 4th Red, White & Tuna-Style at Badgett Playhouse "How I Became A Pirate" Opens at Market House Theatre http://wkms.org/post/how-i-became-pirate-opens-market-house-theatre <p><em>Ahoy Mateys!</em>&nbsp;A new musical adventure docks in Paducah tonight (February 27) through March 9. "How I Became A Pirate" tells the story of a young boy who gets recruited by a friendly pirate captain and his whacky mates to help in the search for buried treasure. Along the way, they learn that real treasure can't be found on a map. April Cochran, Education Director for Paducah's Market House Theatre directs the production, and gives a preview on <em>Sounds Good</em>.</p><p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:58:52 +0000 Kate Lochte 38959 at http://wkms.org "How I Became A Pirate" Opens at Market House Theatre Murray State Theatre Presents A Rip-Roaring Farce http://wkms.org/post/murray-state-theatre-presents-rip-roaring-farce <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"Frankly, my dear, this is one funny play…a rip-roaring farce…[with] witty, pointed dialogue and hilarious situations…" —NY Daily News.</span></p><p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 22:27:56 +0000 Tracy Ross 35973 at http://wkms.org Murray State Theatre Presents A Rip-Roaring Farce What's New in "Variety! Music, Memories & More" at Badgett Playhouse http://wkms.org/post/whats-new-variety-music-memories-more-badgett-playhouse <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Grand Rivers’ Badgett Playhouse Director Bill Minihan joins Tracy Ross on <em>Sounds Good</em> to talk about what’s new in his series “Variety-Music, Memories &amp; More.” We’ll also hear about his work building school classrooms, completed in the Village of Vijolom II (El Quiche region) with the support of the Playhouse patrons. See a schedule and more at <a href="http://grandriversvariety.com/">GrandRiversVariety.com</a>.</span></p><p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 21:41:59 +0000 Tracy Ross 32242 at http://wkms.org What's New in "Variety! Music, Memories & More" at Badgett Playhouse MSU Theatre Presents Irish Comedy "She Stoops to Conquer" http://wkms.org/post/msu-theatre-presents-irish-comedy-she-stoops-conquer <p>MSU Theatre presents Oliver Goldsmith's "She Stoops to Conquer or The Mistakes of a Night" this weekend in Robert E. Johnson Theatre. The production is an Irish comedy by Oliver Goldsmith, about a young lady posing as a serving girl to win the heart of a shy young gentleman. Deceits stack up into hilarious twists and turns over the course of a single evening. Faculty director Matthew Crider previews the show on <em>Sounds Good</em>.</p><p> Wed, 17 Apr 2013 21:52:43 +0000 Kate Lochte 30705 at http://wkms.org MSU Theatre Presents Irish Comedy "She Stoops to Conquer" 'Almost, Maine' Opens Valentine's Weekend at Playhouse in the Park http://wkms.org/post/almost-maine-opens-valentines-weekend-playhouse-park <p><em>Almost, Maine</em> is a play composed of nine short plays that explore love and loss in a remote town called Almost, Maine. The play premiered in Portland in 2004 to much critical acclaim. The Wall Street Journal and the American National Theatre&nbsp;selected the play as "one of the most outstanding regional theatre productions of the 2004-05 season." And now, it comes to Murray's Playhouse in the Park. Director Darryl Phillipy&nbsp;stopped by the studios to speak with Kate Lochte about the production. <a href="http://www.playhouseinthepark.net/">See more at Playhouse in the Park's website</a>.</p><p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 21:51:39 +0000 Kate Lochte 28040 at http://wkms.org 'Almost, Maine' Opens Valentine's Weekend at Playhouse in the Park