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Joy Powell

You'll want to ease on down Hitt Street to the Rhynsburger Theatre in Columbia next week to see MU Theatre Department's version of 'The Wiz' - that's after you watch this sneak preview of showstoppers 'Be a Lion' [2:00] and 'Believe in Yourself' [4:50]! Guests: JOY POWELL, DACIA SLATER, JOSH RUNNELS, SYMONNE SPARKS  October 25, 2019

The 50th annual Larry D. Clark Summer Repertory Theatre at MU season is well underway, and the wow factor keeps coming. Opening tonight is 'Ragtime the Musical', which director JOY POWELL says is coming together thanks to the efforts of a "whole village." Also, Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture's ADAM SAUNDERS is breathing a sigh of relief now that the Columbia Farmers Market can finally - after many weather-related delays - call the pavilion structure at the new Agriculture Park home. So what's next? (3:40) July 11, 2019

Friends of Historic Arrow Rock now run the J. Huston Tavern. A small electrical fire has temporarily closed the kitchen, but executive director SANDY SELBY says a temporary solution will keep the same food coming until they reopen later this summer. Also, JOY POWELL tells us what's in store for the 50th anniversary of the Larry D. Clark Summer Repertory Theatre on the MU campus. (2:53) June 12, 2019

"'Songs for a New World' is about people that are about to face a new adventure in their life. They're in a moment of decision, and they have to figure out which way to go." -- JOY POWELL, MU Theatre Department. So which way do they go? Joy adds, "lots of different ways!" Also, Pastor RICK MATSON invites everyone to explore the "beautiful grounds" of the Prairie Chapel United Methodist Church during a free afternoon picnic this Sunday! (4:45) October 3, 2018

Like to solve puzzles? Drink beer? If so, Puzzled Pint could be just what you've been looking for! KIM LEON tells us all about this once-a-month activity being played throughout the world. Also, meet the actors behind Shrek, Fiona and Donkey from MU Theatre Department's production of "Shrek the Musical," opening this Thursday on the MU campus! (4:20) July 9, 2018

Today Paul Pepper visits with JOY POWELL, director of "Seussical," part of MU Summer Repertory Theatre's 2017 season! Joy is joined by four cast members who perform, "Oh, the Thinks You Can Think!" at [3:42], followed by a solo, a cappella performance of "Alone in the Universe" at [6:20]. "Seussical" opens this Thursday and runs for two weeks. July 10, 2017