It kicked off the fabulous Broadway decade of the 1950's and is the finest example of a story told in th elanguage of the American Musical Comedy. Follow Nathan, Sky and Adelaide and all the Times Square gamblers as they recreate the Broadway of yesteryear.
This Andrew Lloyd Webber masterpiece began as a concept album in 1971 with "I Don't Know How To Love Him" reaching high on the Top 40 that year. Later, as a musical, Christ's final days are dramatized with emotional intensity and a stirring, thought-provoking score.
An MTH original revue telling the story of the great songwriting team of Alan J. Lerner and Frederick Loewe and their creation of My Fair Lady, Camelot, Brigadoon, Paint Your Wagon, and Gigi.
Nominated for a staggering 10 TONY AWARDS, winning 3 including "BEST SCORE" and "BEST BOOK", Urinetown parodies musicals such as Les Miserables, Big River, The Three Penny Opera, and the Broadway musical art form itself. The characters of Bobby Strong and Hope were included on the New York Theater Monthly's list of "The 100 Greatest Roles in Musical Theater."
Musical Mondays and now...Musical Tuesdays are a high-energy evening of musical theater flavored cabaret starring KC's top performers & backed by a full band! Each show revolves around a featured musical, with history and insight given by MTH Executive Director, George Harter. Musical Mondays have been sold out for over 4 years, and now we are proud to be able to offer Tuesdays as a part of your season subscription.. *Current Musical Monday subscribers have first opportunity to renew each year, and may NOW option to improve their seats if they wish to switch to Tuesdays!
Musicals at their finest
Located at the Off Center Theatre in the CROWN CENTER SHOPS, Musical Theater Heritage (MTH) is a professional theater company whose intimate settings bring alive the American Musical as never before!
See your favorite KC performers up close! From comfortable,
oversized, movie theater-style seats you'll enjoy our shows from no further than 7 rows from the stage. All the performers are pros, and the sound is outstanding. Experience the thrill of a big cast and a big orchestra in our intimate theater.
Fascinating, pre-show talks are given at each performance by George Harter, host of the award-winning, nationally syndicated, "A Night on the Town" Radio Series.
There is also a full bar and FREE COVERED parking. We guarantee your
satisfaction so you will happily refer us to your friends!
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