WHAT: A screening of Rob Nilsson’s OPENING, Q&A with Producer Fred Andrews and reception with FREE food and drink WHEN: Friday, September 5, 6 – 930PM WHERE: Screenland Armour, 408 Armour Rd, North Kansas City, MO 64116 WHO: Film Society of Greater Kansas City, Film Commission, CinemaKC & the KC FilmFest HOW MUCH: FREE! Use [...]
IKEA® Family Movie Night: Rio 2, The Princess Bride, Fun and Games September 5th, 2014 6:30pm – 10pm at the Boulevard Drive-In Theatre Join your new neighbors for some family fun at the IKEA FAMILY Night! Enjoy a free* double feature at the iconic outdoor Boulevard-drive in showcasing Rio 2 & Princess [...]
During jazz’s Golden Age, legends like Count Basie, Charlie Parker and Bennie Moten helped make Kansas City’s 18th and Vine district a mecca for successful and innovative musicians. In the heart of this historic area, at 1615 East 18th Street, stands the Gem Theatre. Originally named the Star Theatre, it was [...]
The Bollers specialized… ideal choice to design the Country Club Plaza’s movie house in 1928. Like many of the Boller buildings, the Plaza Theater mimicked another, more exotic space, in this case a Spanish country villa. The Plaza remained a first-run house into the 1990s, when competition from the area’s megaplexes finally shut it down. The building was converted into a Restoration Hardware store in 1999, although the facade is still largely intact.