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Review by Ladue News, “Dinner & A Show: ‘Bud, Not Buddy,’” by Mark Bretz

“a musical and theatrical treat”

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch, GO!, “Young audiences get an introduction to jazz with ‘Bud, Not Buddy’, by Calvin Wilson

Read a feature article with interviews with Peter Martin and Julia Flood

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St. Louis American, “Grammy winner Terence Blanchard discusses scoring ‘Bud, Not Buddy’”, by Kenya Vaughn

See a preview piece featuring an interview with Terence Blanchard

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KWMU, St. Louis on the Air, “Metro Theater Company’s ‘Bud, Not Buddy’ features score by Terence Blanchard

Listen to an interview with Terence Blanchard

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Out of the Box, Theater for the Very Young at Metro Theater Co. (HEC TV)

“Metro Theater Company’s Out of the Box engages children up to five years old. The pilot program was developed in partnership with area early education centers and with support from The Boeing Company. Julia Flood, the Artistic Director of Metro, discusses producing theater for the very young.”

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Theater for toddlers? Carol North keeps pushing boundaries, sharing stories in last year at Metro

“Carol North of Metro Theater Company is a storyteller. Ask her a question and it’s not uncommon for her to answer with a narrative, sometimes going back a couple of decades and across a half-dozen states.” Read the rest of the story from the St Louis Beacon here.

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Carol North to step down

After over 30 years of artistic leadership, Carol North will step down as artistic director of Metro Theater Company.  Read the exclusive interview in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch here.

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MetroNEXT Festival of New Work

Metro Theater Company presented its inaugural MetroNEXT Festival of New Work, a program that invited audiences to sample works-in-progress.  Read the story from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch here.

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Metro Theater Company celebrating 40 years of arts & education excellence at new Grand Center location

Read the cover story from the West End Word, including an interview with artistic director Carol North and co-founder Lynn Rubright, here.

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Metro Theater hangs shingle for ‘Festival of New Work’

STL Moms and Dads snuck a peak at our newest endeavor, the MetroNEXT Festival of New Work.  Read the story here.

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