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Capital City Productions

  • There's no time to stop and do the Time Warp because 'The Rocky Horror Show' is making its limited run right now at Capital City Productions in Jefferson City! The other show, 'Groundhog Day', opens in a few weeks and stars today's guests, ADAM SHIELDS and RYAN DESHYLA JORDAN. Also, "gourd goddess" MELYNDA LOTVEN is here to promote the 12th year of Fall Into Art. Enjoy 30+ artists, local musicians and a silent auction fundraiser. "It's fun for whole family!" (4:41) October 26, 2023
  • Get the story behind the story of Peter Pan when you go see 'Peter and the Star Catcher' at Capital City Productions, opening next Thursday in Jefferson City: "this really is make-believe on stage." Guest: actor BRANDON McELWAIN | Also, Columbia Art League executive director KELSEY HAMMOND and her team about gearing up to take over Central Bank in downtown Columbia for the 63rd annual Boone County Art Show. Find out how it all comes together! (4:03) October 4, 2023
  • The 2023 Jacquelyn K. Jones Lecture series will play host to PBS host Joe Lamp'l, a.k.a. Joe Gardener, September 14th at Monsanto Auditorium on the MU campus! But that's not all! Joe will also be appearing at the Columbia Farmers Market the day before as a guest of Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture. Registration is required. Get details on both events from today's guests, BILLY POLANSKY and PETE MILLIER! Also, meet KIMBERLEE JOHNSON, the actress behind Annie Wilkes in Capital City Productions' take on the Stephen King thriller 'Misery'. Limited runs in both Jefferson City and at the Lake of the Ozark start tomorrow! Additional guest: director BETH VOSSEN. (4:14) September 6, 2023
  • Actress KRISTEN COOPER invites everyone to come see the classic, well-known musical 'Guys and Dolls' starting next weekend at Capital City Productions in Jefferson City! CCP executive director EMILIE ROBERTS says this show will also play at their new Lake of the Ozarks theatre. Also, be on the lookout for a group of "blitz builders" in north Columbia this September attempting to build four homes in ten days! Guest: ASHLEY SWITZER, director of community outreach, Show Me Central Habitat for Humanity (4:13) August 2, 2023
  • "It's really easy to break character, if you're not careful, when you're on stage." -- SARAH SICHT, director of 'The Producers: The Musical', on just how funny the show can be. See for yourself starting this Thursday, June 8 at Capital City Productions in Jefferson City! Additional guest: BEN MILLER | Also, meet Fulton's director of administration, RENEE TYLER. Renee tells us about this "quintessential small town," her role in its operation, and the award it hopes to win! (3:43) June 5, 2023
  • Elvis tribute artist TED TORRES MARTIN returns to the Capital City Productions stage this week for a special Mother's Day-themed performance. Executive director EMILIE ROBERTS says, "we're very excited to have him back!" Also, registration opens next week for the Osher@Mizzou summer session! Adults 50+ will want to listen as JENNIFER ERICKSON and GLORIA CRULL highlight a few of the "fun" classes on the schedule. (4:43) May 8, 2023
  • Our show today is full of grumpy old men! You could say that's just another Tuesday on Radio Friends, but today specifically the grumpy old men - DON OTTO and DICK DALTON - have an excuse: they're from Capital City Productions' next show, 'Grumpy Old Men: The Musical'! Don says everything you love about the movie is in this show. Also, DAVE PARA (who's never grumpy!) wants to see everyone, grumpy or not, at this year's Big Muddy Folk Festival in Boonville! Hear about some of the acts scheduled to appear and that mouthwatering BBQ. (3:45) April 11, 2023
  • There's a lot to talk about with BRANDON McELWAIN and EMILIE ROBERTS from Capital City Productions today. For starters, Dixie is back! Dixie Longate, that is, from 'Dixie's Tupperware Party'! She'll be in town for only three days, so don't wait to get your tickets; plus, CCP is excited to announce an expansion project that's mere months away from happening! In our second segment, SCOTT BRADLEY, Carpet One Floor & Home general manager, talks about the benefits of using marmoleum in your home: "these floors last a really long time." (4:19) March 16, 2023
  • Choral Arts Alliance of Missouri (CAAM) artistic director EMILY EDGINGTON ANDREWS invites everyone to the 7th annual Unity concert (honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.) next weekend in Columbia! Also, grab your fellow Parrothead(s) and come to Jefferson City for an evening of Jimmy Buffett's 'Escape to Margaritaville' at Capital City Productions. Tickets are going fast! Guests: T.J. RICHARDSON and KEVIN MAUK, co-directors February 2, 2023
  • Registered dietitian JENNIFER ANDERSON, MA, RDN, LD, introduces us to NutriZou, a new program from MU's Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology that assists those who sign up with nutrition coaching of all kinds. Everyone is welcome! Also, actor BEN MILLER tells us about Capital City Productions' upcoming 2023 season. Get ready to reserve your tickets for 'Guys and Dolls', 'Groundhog Day: The Musical', 'Peter and the Star Catcher' and many, many more! (3:51) December 6, 2022