Latest Past Events

The Questionable Identity of Shakespeare

Grant Hall Auditorium 5228 Charlotte St., Kansas City

  Monday, October 30, 2023, 10:00-11:15 am CT The question may be met with chagrin by traditionalists, but to some, the identity of William Shakespeare is not positively decided. Dr. Felicia Hardison Londré, Ph.D, presents a thought-provoking analysis on the Shakespeare authorship question. This free lecture program is at 10:00 am on Monday, October 30, […]

ESU Annual Conference

Westin Kansas City at Crown Center 1 East Pershing Road, Kansas City

The English-Speaking Union welcomes its members to Kansas City, Missouri for the 2023 ESU Annual Conference. The conference, under the theme of "Blueprint for Growth: Unity of Purpose," will cover diverse and enriching approaches for organizational growth in the ESU's second century of programming. The conference program will include the ESU 2023 Annual General Meeting, […]

Classical Shindig Book Signing at Nell Hill’s

Nell Hill's 4101 N Mulberry Dr., Kansas City

  Join us on Thursday, October 19 at 6:00 pm for an evening with two of New Orleans' most beloved hosts and concert pianists, Michael Harold and Quinn Peeper, who sure do know their shindigs. From seasonal celebrations to iconic book clubs to lavish parties for family, friends, and non-profits, Michael and Quinn have seen, […]