Fall Arts Preview

Cue up Mr. Miyagi’s iconic smile and approving nod – Stages St. Louis will present St. Louis’ very first, pre-Broadway engagement by hosting the tryout production for “The Karate Kid, The Musical” at the Kirkwood Performing Arts Center during summer 2022. 

The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis (The Rep) has announced two new additions to its team. Catherine Campbell has been named as the new director of production, overseeing all production departments including set, costumes, props, lighting, sound, projections and special effects. Ashton Beck j…

The Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, located at 1 Brookings Drive on the campus of Washington University, presents “The Outwin — American Portraiture Today” beginning Sept. 10 and running through Jan. 23, 2022, at the Ebsworth and Garen Galleries.

Dwight Bitikofer will read selections from his first book of poems, “Square Miles & Roundabouts,” on Thursday, Sept. 9, 7 p.m., at the Webster Groves Public Library, 301 E. Lockwood Ave. He will be joined by fellow poets Maria and Alex Balogh, and Kim Lozano, who will also read from thei…