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Quality Hill Playhouse is dedicated to keeping the American Songbook alive, offering original cabaret revues and musicals in Kansas City's most intimate theatre. The Q, our lobby and bar, is open 90 minutes before until 90 minutes after each show...more
Quality: music, voices and production!
Usually a group of 6 (3 vocalist), piano, drums & bass. Productions have a musical theme that includes a creative and (dry) humorous introduction of each piece of music by the pianist.
Date of experience: June 2018
J Kent B, Producing Artistic Director at Quality Hill Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018
Thank you for your review and patronage. We hope to see you again soon at The Q!
Attended with a group from the community I work in. It was a lot of fun. Not the kind of show I normally attend and so it was a nice change. Well put together, entertaining beyond belief and the small beautiful venue made it a...More
Date of experience: March 2018
J Kent B, Producing Artistic Director at Quality Hill Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018
Thank you! We are so pleased that you enjoyed the show and we hope to see you again. Thanks for taking time to write a review!
While trying to enjoy some light Christmas music at Quality Hill my step dad was publicly shamed 5 seconds after intermission for having his phone out. About to put it in his pocket. Kent Bearnhart stopped playing the piano and yelled aggressively for his to...More
Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Kylie S
J Kent B, Producing Artistic Director at Quality Hill Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018
Dear Kylie S:
I am so sorry to read that you misinterpreted my behavior. I did indeed refuse to begin the show until all interruptions had ceased - the 150 others in the audience paid to hear the show, not your interruption (which is, I...More
Never been to the Quality Hill Playhouse so a group of friends decided to see it. Unfortunately, our dinner plans forced us to arrive literally ar the start time. Fortunately we were humorously chided for our tardiness.
The music was an homage to James Taylor...More
We learned about the theater after attending a show at the Crown Center and spontaneously bought tickets to the opening night of You've Got a Friend, music primarily from James Taylor and Carole King. The theater is small - 175 occupancy - with sections of...More
My husband and I attended the show "As Time Goes By", a tribute to the songs of WWII. We have been here before, and can guarantee that all seats are the best. Kent provides meaningful background narrative in-between song sets that help the audience feel...More
Saw "I've Got Rhythm" on Feb 11. First time at Quality Hill Playhouse. Parking garage next door--very convenient. Entry to theater is straight ahead of entrance. Bar stand and restrooms are in a narrow hallway to the left. Bar serves bottled water and wine only....More
The Quality Hill Playhouse is a wonderful place for an evening's entertainment. The talent here is exceptional and the shows are outstanding with a good pace, variety, and interesting dialogue providing interesting facts about the music presented.
Parking is convenient and inexpensive, and once inside,...More