Fancy Pants Theater http://wmuk.org en Theater Out of a Van: Fancy Pants Takes Their Show on the Road http://wmuk.org/post/theater-out-van-fancy-pants-takes-their-show-road <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Since moving out of Studio 246 in Kalamazoo, Fancy Pants Theater has been looking for a new home. And they’ve finally found one…sort of.</span></p><p> Thu, 08 May 2014 18:24:01 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 14156 at http://wmuk.org Theater Out of a Van: Fancy Pants Takes Their Show on the Road Fancy Pants becomes a 'homeless theater' http://wmuk.org/post/fancy-pants-becomes-homeless-theater <p>After almost four years at Studio 246 in Kalamazoo, <a href="http://fancypantstheater.webs.com/">Fancy Pants Theater</a> moved out in November. Now the theater is looking for a new venue.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 03:54:14 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 11637 at http://wmuk.org Fancy Pants becomes a 'homeless theater' Theatre recreates original Little Rascals shorts http://wmuk.org/post/theatre-recreates-original-little-rascals-shorts <p><em>Our Gang</em> also known as <em>The Little Rascals </em>started as a series of short silent comedies starring everyday kids in the 1920s. Though the original series ended twenty years later, the idea of <em>The Little Rascals </em>soldiered on, following television into the first talkies and color pictures. The last adaptation was well into the ‘90s.</p><p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 01:54:36 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 8126 at http://wmuk.org Theatre recreates original Little Rascals shorts Allegan artist's masks show serenity and humor http://wmuk.org/post/allegan-artists-masks-show-serenity-and-humor <p>Allegan ceramic artist Jen Lawson-Steeves is obsessed with noses.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lawson-Steeves’ masks will be on display at Fancy Pants Theater during the Kalamazoo Art Hop on Friday.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“Honestly I love looking at people’s faces, and noses are my inspiration. It’s so funny to say that, but I love noses. And that’s how I start every single mask is with a nose. And that really is what actually draws out what the mask becomes.” &nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 23:25:31 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 2794 at http://wmuk.org Allegan artist's masks show serenity and humor A woman re-examines her life in the quirky comedy "Four Scenes: A Hungarian Trilogy" http://wmuk.org/post/woman-re-examines-her-life-quirky-comedy-four-scenes-hungarian-trilogy <p><a href="http://fancypantstheater.webs.com/">&nbsp;</a></p><p><a href="http://fancypantstheater.webs.com/">&nbsp;Fancy Pants Theater</a> in downtown Kalamazoo opens the regional premiere of <em>Four Scenes: A Hungarian Trilogy&nbsp;</em>Friday night. The production reunites several former API Theatre professionals. Kalamazoo’s Actors and Playwrights Initiative closed its doors several years ago after specializing in innovative, original theatre.</p><p> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 15:45:10 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 324 at http://wmuk.org A woman re-examines her life in the quirky comedy "Four Scenes: A Hungarian Trilogy"