Lisa Cope http://wkms.org en Kris Kringle Takes the Stage in Playhouse's "Miracle on 34th St." http://wkms.org/post/kris-kringle-takes-stage-playhouses-miracle-34th-st <p>Playhouse in the Park Director Lisa Cope visits our studio during Sounds Good with actors&nbsp;Doug Mullins (Kris Kringle) and Marci Jo Gardner-Evans (Doris Walker) for a preview of <em>Miracle on 34th Street</em>. The play opens this Friday (December 6) for a two-week run. Based on the 1947 film, the play focuses on the impact of a department store Santa Claus who claims to be the real Santa. Lisa also talks about auditions for Playhouse's 2014 production of <em>Monty Python's Spamalot</em>.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">See more at <a href="http://playhouseinthepark.net">playhouseinthepark.net</a>.</span></p><p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 20:19:55 +0000 Tracy Ross 37050 at http://wkms.org Kris Kringle Takes the Stage in Playhouse's "Miracle on 34th St." Youth Report: Behind the Scenes of Alice in Wonderland Jr. http://wkms.org/post/youth-report-behind-scenes-alice-wonderland-jr <p>This weekend, Playhouse in the Park presents two children's shows for the price of one: <em>Gooney Bird Greene and Her True Life Adventures</em> and the musical <em>Alice in Wonderland, Jr.</em> WKMS Youth Reporter Patrick Jones goes behind-the-scenes during a rehearsal for <em>Alice</em>, meeting some of the cast members and speaking with Playhouse director Lisa Cope about how kids have become involved in these productions both on and off stage.</p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 21:47:12 +0000 Matt Markgraf & Patrick Jones 36766 at http://wkms.org Youth Report: Behind the Scenes of Alice in Wonderland Jr. Shrek Run Extended at Playhouse in the Park http://wkms.org/post/shrek-run-extended-playhouse-park <p>Murray Playhouse in the Park's performance of "Shrek The Musical" extends its run due to sold out houses for the last few weeks. On <em>Sounds Good</em>, Tracy learns more from P;layhouse Director Lisa Cope and Jake Hunter, who plays Lord Farquaad in the show. The musical comedy now runs Saturday November 9 at 7 pm and Sunday, November 10 at 2:30 pm. <a href="https://www.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?w=a4ab04690736fba3b0900a14b6011fcf&amp;t=tix">See ticket information, here</a>.</p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 22:35:46 +0000 Tracy Ross 36320 at http://wkms.org Shrek Run Extended at Playhouse in the Park