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Performing Arts Teen Creative Writing Classes Learn to captivate readers and take them on a journey into the world of your imagination through creative writing.  The class will work together to choose a genre, create a plot, develop cha ...
 
Jul 31, 2014
Performing Arts Shrek The Musical
SHREK THE MUSICAL, based on the Oscar® winning DreamWorks film that started it all, brings the hilarious story of everyone's favorite ogre to dazzling new life on the stage.

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Jul 31, 2014
Performing Arts Children of Eden Musical based on book of Genesis, Act I tells the story of Adam and Eve, Cain and Abel, and Act II deals with Noah and the flood. ...
 
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Immortal beloved

Michael Jackson’s career gets the Cirque de Soleil treatment in a larger-than-life production of his greatest hits.


Performing Arts

Devon Green
Cirque de Soleil is known the world over for its lavish, over-the-top showmanship. Cirque productions fuse elements of a traditional circus, special effects and some of the most gifted human beings on the planet to make every production a singular experience.
 
Friday, July 25, 2014

Jurassic live

Cancel those trips to Jurassic Park. A much safer (but equally cool) dinosaur replica is coming to Oklahoma.


Performing Arts

Devon Green

Walking with Dinosaurs – The Arena Spectacular
7 p.m. Oct. 23-24; 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Oct. 25; 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Oct. 26 
Chesapeake Energy Arena
100 W. Reno Ave.
dinosaurlive.com 
800-745-3000 
$22-$56.50 

 
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Medieval prime

A far cry from a Trojan horse, Lyric Theatre’s Monty Python’s Spamalot is confidently equipped to invade the Civic Center.


Performing Arts

Devon Green

Monty Python’s Spamalot
7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday
Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker Ave.
lyrictheatreokc.com 
524-9312
$35-$74 

 
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Immortalized

With its Immortal World Tour, Cirque du Soleil pays tribute to the King of Pop with an extravagant, high-flying touring show.


Performing Arts

Zach Hale

Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour
8 p.m. July 22-23 
Chesapeake Energy Arena 
100 W. Reno Ave. 
cirquedusoleil.com 
800-745-3000
$50-$175 

 
Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Ancient delight

Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park’s Antony and Cleopatra is an extravagant crowd-pleaser.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer

Antony and Cleopatra
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday Water Stage
Myriad Botanical Gardens 
301 W. Reno Ave. 
oklahomashakespeare.org 
235-3700
$10-$15 

 
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Funny lines

Darryl Rhoades has been performing comedy since the ’80s, and this weekend, he brings his party to OKC.


Performing Arts

Kory Oswald

Darryl Rhoades with Stan Silliman and Brian Rundus
10 p.m. Friday
Bricktown Hotel & Convention Center 
2001 E. Reno Ave. 
bricktownhotelokc.com
235-1647
$8-$10 

 
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

For all Mankind

After enduring physical hardship, professional wrestling legend Mick Foley utilizes his diverse persona in a variety of ways.


Performing Arts

Devon Green

Hardcore Legend: An Evening with Mick Foley
7:30 p.m. Monday
Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center 
3000 General Pershing Blvd. 
okccomedy.com
866-966-1777
$25 

 
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Ad Hot

Escape the sweltering July heat with OKC Improv’s inaugural summer festival.


Performing Arts

Eric Webb

Wet Hot Improv Summer

7:30 p.m., 9 p.m., 10:30 p.m. Saturday

Through July 26

Broadway Theater

914 N. Broadway Ave.

okcimprov.com

456-9858

$5-$15

 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Red scare

With its bold new production, Red Dirt Theatre Company seeks to bring something new to Oklahoma.


Performing Arts

Devon Green

The Bolshevik Bride
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday 
Actors Warehouse Studio
30 NE 52nd St. 
facebook.com/reddirttheatrecompany 
290-8899
$10-$15 

 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Night in the Park

Now three decades in, Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park takes on a new endeavor.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer

Twelfth Night
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 25, 8 p.m. Thursday
Water Stage
Myriad Botanical Gardens
301 W. Reno Ave. 
oklahomashakespeare.org 
403-1750
$10-$15 

 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Les musical

Perhaps the defining work of its kind, Les Misérables gets the Lyric Theatre treatment.


Performing Arts

Eric Webb

Les Misérables
7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday
Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker Ave.
lyrictheatreokc.com 
524-9312
$35-$74 

 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Iz you going?

A colorful man who has led an equally colorful life, comedian Eddie Izzard possesses talent without bounds.


Performing Arts

Devon Green

Force Majeure

8 p.m. Saturday

Rose State College Performing Arts Theater

6420 SE 15th St, Midwest City

sold out


8 p.m. Sunday

Brady Theater

105 W. Brady St., Tulsa

eddieizzard.com/gigs

918-582-7239

$38.50-$56.50

 
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Howlin’ Wolf

Adèle Wolf ’s Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival is back and as dazzling as ever.


Performing Arts

Eric Webb

Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival

8:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday

Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center

3000 General Pershing Blvd.

okcburlesquefest.com

445-1696 

$25-$40

 
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Anatomical art

Pollard Theatre Company’s rendition of The Vagina Monologues hits all the right pleasure centers.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
For this 1999 piece, Ensler interviewed many women of various backgrounds and ages, and their stories are the sources for the monologues. Their experiences range from hopeful to harrowing. Many of the women appear surprised that anyone takes interest in their stories.
 
Wednesday, June 11, 2014

French quarters

At its third Spring Chamber Music Festival, Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble highlights one of the genre’s most fertile regions.


Performing Arts

Eric Webb

Spring Chamber Music Festival: “The Music of France”
7:30 p.m. Thursday and Saturday, 4 p.m. Sunday
St. Paul’s Cathedral 
127 NW Seventh St. 
brightmusic.org 
216-5595
Free-$45 

 
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
 
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