Kiss Me, Kate – Audience Guidelines

Written by admin on May 3rd, 2013. Posted in Mainstage Shows

Kiss Me, Kate depicts the backstage and onstage antics of two feuding romantic couples during a production of Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew. Some material in Kiss Me, Kate may not be appropriate for children. Asheville Community Theatre gives the show a movie rating of PG: 13 Parental Guidance Suggested.

Adult Language

A phrase that may be considered blasphemous is used once in a song. Additional cursing is peppered throughout.


Lilli hits and kicks Fred, then he spanks her onstage. The gangsters shoot a pigeon.



Sexual References

Sexual innuendo, flirting, and teasing occur throughout the show. Some of the choreography may be considered suggestive.