The Department of Theatre, Cinema and Dance in the School of Fine Arts at Missouri Western State University presents “Short and Sweet,” a collection of short plays and films directed by students and faculty, Nov. 29-Dec. 2 in the Kemper Recital Hall, Spratt Hall room 101. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, Friday, Nov. 30 and Saturday, Dec. 1, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2.

Ticket prices are $12 for adults, $10 for Missouri Western faculty and staff, $6 for students and free for Missouri Western students with valid ID. Tickets may be purchased at the door, or in advance online at or by phone at 816-271-4452.

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