Encore Theatre and Children's Performing Theatre of Independence continue their production of “A Way Happier Ever After” this weekend at the Powerhouse Theatre inside the Sermon Center, 201 N. Dodgion St.

Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. The show is written by Steven Stack and directed by Sandy Dempsey.

The cast includes: Dale Armstrong, Lila Atkinson, Joshua Brison, Marissa Carter, Delores Champ, Arwen Commo, Becky Como, Dara Day, Julia Herr, Christian Holmes, Kimberly Kuhlman, Kenny Kuhlman, Cherstyn Lewis, Erin Oyster, Grace Pedrino, Zeke Pedrino, Meredith Peterman, Haylee Phillips, Conner Pointer, McKenzie Rice, Carol Thannhausen.

The show imagines some alternate endings to some beloved fantasy tales. Tickets are $7 for adults, $6 for seniors 50-older and $3 for children 12-under. For reservations, call 816-325-7367.