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ROAR the Musical Outdoor Staged Reading
The Black Box
Kansas City, MO
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ROAR the Musical Outdoor Staged Reading
Bodhi Theatre Presents: ROAR the Musical
Book by Allison Cloud, Music & Lyrics by Kevin Cloud

Directed by Heidi Van
Music Directed by Jeremy Watson

STATEMENT REGARDING COVID-19: We are following CDC guidance and working in conjunction with Kansas City's Health Department to bring the magic of live theatre back into our lives in the safest possible manner. All events will take place outdoors, and masking and distancing protocols will be enfourced. The Black Box is a Missouri ArtSafe Certified Venue.

To maximize safety, we ask that you bring your own chair! If you are unable to for any reason, there will be sanitized seats available for rent by the venue. Tickets can be purchased in groups of up to 6 people, and each party will be seated at individual tables that are distanced from others.


Darcie Hingula as Sarah
Cameron Mabie as Joey
Spencer Thompson as Evil Clown Joe
Jasmine Lowe as Mama/Bonnie
Robert Hingula as Papa/Harold
Tim Ahlenius as Clarence
Cody Boehm as Daisy
Timothy Houston as Reggie
Brock Hatton as Frankie
Kirsten Nicole Myers as Lulu
Melissa Trierweiler as Female Understudy
Fisher Stewart as Male Understudy

Show Synopsis:
Roar, a family musical, tells the story of Sarah the Bear, who like many bears before her has been forced by humans to perform as a dancing bear. But Sarah has an impossible dream. She longs to break free from the system of oppression and establish herself as an equal to the humans as the world's first dancing and singing bear. The problem is that everywhere Sarah turns, her voice is silenced.

As a last resort, Sarah runs off to the circus to pursue her dream, discovering too late that the circus is run by a family of evil clowns. The clowns imprison Sarah and force her to continue performing for their show as a dancing bear.

Sarah continues to pursue her impossible dream, and eventually her dream grows bigger as she inspires other captive bears to raise their voices until they are heard. United, the power of their collective voice triumphs over the oppression they have endured.


What to Bring:
-Your mask (required) and other PPE that makes you feel safe!
-A chair for yourself (tell other members of your party too!)
-If you forget a chair you can rent one from The Black Box.
-Outside beverages ARE NOT ALLOWED.

The Scoop:
-You must reserve in advance and may reserve up to 6 tickets. Your party may include your immediate family or members of your "Quaranteam."
-Gates will open at 6:30pm.
-By purchasing this ticket, you acknowledge that we are currently navigating the Covid-19 Pandemic, and you release The Black Box or other associated entities from liability.

Other info:
-The Tree Hugger Truck, resident food truck and vegan eatery, will be open for business and you can purchase food directly from them and bring them to your seat.
-The Black Box Staff will be implementing safety protocols as required by local, state and national guidelines, union standards and other best practices from arts organizations.
-Please maintain social distancing between parties. We will have tables set up for your party. Masks are required. A clean, indoor restroom will be provided, with distancing enforced.

We look forward to seeing you, and navigating this new space together.


For more information about the venue and safety protocols, go to: www.blackboxkc.com/covid
For additional questions about ticketing, email info@bodhitheatre.com or call 816-421-9445

By completing this transaction, I certify that I - the purchaser - am at least 18 years of age or older. I recognize that there are certain inherent risks associated with the activity regarding COVID-19, I acknowledge the contagious nature of COVID-19 and understand that CDC and public health authorities recommend the practice of social distancing, and I assume full responsibility for personal injury to myself and (if applicable) my family members, and further release and discharge Bodhi Theatre for injury, loss or damage arising out of my or my family's use of or presence upon the facilities of Bodhi Theatre, whether caused by the fault of myself, my family, Bodhi Theatre or other third parties. I acknowledge that Bodhi Theatre has followed all local and state requirements regarding the coronavirus pandemic to reduce the spread of COVID-19.


The Black Box (View)
1060 Union Ave
Kansas City, MO 64101
United States


Arts > Performance
Arts > Theatre
Music > All Ages
Other > Family-Friendly

Minimum Age: 8
Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


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