About This Show

This new adaptation of Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a collaboration between acclaimed playwright Laura Eason and veteran director Jeremy Cohen, who have created a work that is full of imagination and fresh theatrical style. Growing up in a small Missouri town on the banks of the Mississippi River, young Tom spends his days making mischief, avoiding school and famously tricking others into doing his chores. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a classic coming-of-age story that will fire the imaginations of young and old alike.

Appropriate for all ages.

Show Details

Running Time: 2hr 0min (0 intermissions)
Dates: First Preview: January 20, 2012 Opening Night: January 27, 2012 Final Performance: February 12, 2012
Location: Spencer Theatre in the UMKC Performing Arts Center, Missouri

4949 Cherry St,

Kansas City,


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