The Fishtank Performance Studio develops work from concept to concert by providing a low-risk, low-cost environment that nurtures new works and inspires theatrical entrepreneurship. 

Resident Artists
The Fishtank Residency is open to generative performing artists focused on developing concepts for production while proactively supporting other Fishtank Residents. Residents will cooperate on: technical and production assistance, networking and artistic development thus strengthening the collaborative process.

Fishtank Series Events
The Fishtank Performance Studio is host to several on-going series' that are generated by Resident Artists, Companies and Associate Artists.  Check out our home page to find out when one of our series events is scheduled.  

  • Window Plays
  • First Fridays at the Fishtank
  • The Shorts Series
  • UMKC Theatre Intensive
  • Kansas City Fringe Festival

Find the Fishtank
The Fishtank Performance Studio is located in the Crossroads Arts District at 
1715 Wyandotte, Kansas City, MO 64108.

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Know More
For additional information regarding Fishtank Residency, Series Events or venue rental please contact Fishtank Curator Heidi Van at heidi@fishtanktheater.com or (816) 809-7110.

The 5th Annual 12 Plays of Christmas

Join the Fishtank for our 5th Annual Holiday Show, THE 12 PLAYS OF CHRISTMAS! by Devon Barnes, Emma Carter , Coleman Crenshaw , Joseph De...