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Kevin King is a playwright who produces and directs. In 2015, he curated and directed a production of short plays called Alphabet Soup. Alphabet Soup has become an annual showcase of original short plays by Kansas City-area LGBT writers. King is also the Producing Artistic Director for Whim Productions, a theater company based in Kansas City, Mo. Founded in 2011, the company focuses primarily on irreverent and campy original scripts. Whim Productions has had several productions in the Kansas City Fringe Festival including Film Classics Presents: Heaven So Far (2011), Bad Auditions(2104) and Badder Auditions (2015).
“As a producer of theater, one of my key interests is in presenting queer stories that are true to life, relatable, and unique.”