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1. 'Modern Man' 'Modern Man' September 22, 2012 Profile and interview with Emmy Award-winning actor Eric Stonestreet. Stonestreet is a native of Kansas City, Kansas and attended Kansas State University. He credits growing up in the Midwest as inspiring...

2. 'Tis a Nobler Time 'Tis a Nobler Time September//1990 Article about the large annual festival near Bonner Springs, Kansas, set as though in Renaissance Europe in the 1500s, with actors and events dressed in period costume.

3. A Kansas City Vaudeville Team Launches Its Own Showboat A Kansas City Vaudeville Team Launches Its Own Showboat April/9/1939 Photos and article about the "Dixie Queen" steamboat built in and operating out of Kansas City as a showboat or steamboat with an on-deck vaudeville theater. Description of its owners Al Cooper and his...

4. A Selective Index to Theatre Magazine A Selective Index to Theatre Magazine 1964 References to issues of Theatre Magazine with information about Kansas City actress Jeanne Eagels, including volume 45, June 1927, page 15, with a portrait of her drawn by Janet Dexter.

5. Across Our Wide Missouri: From Clara Bow to Doris Day, Jack Oakie Stole Their Shows Across Our Wide Missouri: From Clara Bow to Doris Day, Jack Oakie Stole Their Shows January-February//1981 Photos and biographical article about Jack Oakie (~1904-1978), a movie comedian born in Sedalia, Missouri, as Lewis Offield. Description of his life and career, selling newspapers during high school in...

6. Actor in Costume Actor in Costume circa 1920s-1930s Actor seated in a chair, dressed in a Shakespearean costume.

7. Actors and Actresses Actors and Actresses File contains articles arranged alphabetically about actors and actresses with ties to Kansas City.

8. Actors Performing in Production of Carmen Actors Performing in Production of Carmen 1968 Five unidentified actors performing in the Lyric Opera's production of Carmen (1968 season).

9. Actors Rehearsing on Stage Actors Rehearsing on Stage December 1968 Four actors on stage, from the Coach House Players' production of New Girl in Town (December, 1966). In front from left, Janice Christian, Etta Marie Carisle. In back from left, Faxon House, Wayne Snow....

10. African Americans in Early Kansas City Theater African Americans in Early Kansas City Theater 2007 This book contains information concerning African Americans and their participation in early Kansas City theater and entertainment. Information includes performers names and where they played. See the...

11. After Years of Gracing City's Stages, Prominent Actress Dies of Cancer After Years of Gracing City's Stages, Prominent Actress Dies of Cancer July 12, 2006 Local actress Elizabeth Robbins died July 11, 2006, at her home at the age of 51. She was married to actor/director Mark Robbins and leaves a 12-year-old son. She had performed professionally in Kansas...

12. Art Ellison Art Ellison Information about Art Ellison, an actor with Kansas City theater groups and shows since 1924, born around 1899 in New York and arriving in Kansas City in 1914.

13. Arthur Wayland Ellison Arthur Wayland Ellison 2006 This thesis covers the life of local actor Arthur Ellison during his life in Kansas City from 1914-1994. Ellison was an actor, director, and make-up artist who was born in Pottsdam, New York, and died...

14. As a Child Actor Here, He Got a Start toward Broadway As a Child Actor Here, He Got a Start toward Broadway November/11/1951 Photos and biographical article about Ernest Truex (1889-1973), a movie and television actor starting out as a child actor in the play "Quo Vadis" at "the old Auditorium Theater in Kansas City" around...

15. B Shoot B Shoot Spring//1976 Photos and article about the recent (ca. 1960s-1970s) history of movie-making of "B" films in Kansas City, focusing on the experiences of producer-director Lamar Card in shooting the 1976 movie "The Student...

16. Barn Players Theater Group Barn Players Theater Group Clippings about the Barn Players in Johnson County, a 1970 Summer Playbill for "The Barn Players," and article "Born in a Barn," about the Bell Road Barn Players in Parkville, Missouri, that began in 1954....

17. Biography of Patricia McIlrath (1917-1999), Founder of the Missouri Repertory Theater Biography of Patricia McIlrath (1917-1999), Founder of the Missouri Repertory Theater 1999

18. Biography of Robert Altman (1925-2006), Cinema Film Director Biography of Robert Altman (1925-2006), Cinema Film Director 2009

19. Biography of Robin Humphrey (1922-1998), Actress and Director Biography of Robin Humphrey (1922-1998), Actress and Director 1999

20. Biography of William Powell (1892-1984), Actor Biography of William Powell (1892-1984), Actor 1999