An eccentric 17th-century roaming theatre troupe searches for a stage and an audience for a jumble of Molière’s “greatest hits”. But what happens when the most eccentric of them all, Molière himself, reaches the end of his path? UMKC Theatre’s MFA actors bring their riotous romp of a touring show to The Coterie stage, performing some of Molière’s most famous and hilarious scenes.
KC MOliére 400 in 2022 Kansas City celebrates the 400th birthday of the genius of comedy, Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, a.k.a. Moliére (15 Jan., 1622 – 17 Feb., 1673) and the 200th anniversary of the French trading post opened in 1821 by Francois and Bérénice Chouteau in accord with Native nations. Please visit kcmoliere400in2022.com to learn of specific events.