Theatre in the Park




Live theatre isn’t easy. Live theatre in an outdoor setting, featuring a cast of hundreds of amateurs, is a monumental task. Despite these challenges, Theatre in the Park has been consistently delivering Broadway-worthy performances to enthusiastic audiences for almost 50 years.

 

Theatre in the Park

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Theatre in the Park Scene

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What started out as a couple of local entertainers on a stage described as a “few boards and bricks near a pond,” has evolved into an outdoor theatre venue where more than 35,000 people each summer gather blankets and picnic baskets to experience the joy of musical theatre in Shawnee Mission Park.