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Show ’nuff!

Usher in the Christmas season with these 10 things to do for tinsel-time.


Performing Arts

Devon Green

It’s here again: the holiday season. We’ve already stuffed ourselves and given thanks at Thanksgiving and survived possible mortal peril on Black Friday and have come away with some one-of-a-kind cool local goods on Small Business Saturday and Sunday.

 
Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Most drab

Local production of The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told is a bit dated, but thanks to right-wing hype, it’s also almost sold out.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer

The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told

OKC Theatre Company

8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sundays, through Dec. 22

CitySpace, Civic Center Music Hall

201 N. Walker Ave.

$20, $17 military/seniors

297-2264

 
Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Funny fest

It’s ironic an improv group can have plans, but you only turn 4 once! OKC Improv celebrates with a full-fledged festival.


Performing Arts

Eric Webb

OKC Improv celebrates its fourth anniversary with Winter Festivus, a weekend comedy festival running Friday through Sunday.

 
Wednesday, December 4, 2013

A family affair

The first family of television is set to deck the halls of Oklahoma City with their variety Christmas act.


Performing Arts

Devon Green

Donny & Marie Christmas
7:30 p.m. Tuesday
Chesapeake Energy Arena
100 W. Reno Ave.
donnyandmarietour.com
745-3000
$46.50-$122

 
Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Redux, resized

The young theater group moves its home into Automobile Alley and more than doubles its space.


Performing Arts

Eric Webb
Reduxion Theatre is hitting the road — it’s moving to Automobile Alley.
 
Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Questionably Fabulous

A “rib-tickling” riff on the Bible includes an adults-only parody with Adam and Steve. It also has at least one state lawmaker furious.


Performing Arts

Kevan Goff-Parker
Known for its diverse stage presentations, the OKC Theatre Company describes its upcoming holiday show, The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told, as a “rib-tickling, satirical take on selected stories from the Bible.” One local legislator is not so amused.
 
Wednesday, November 13, 2013

To the Cabaret

Reduxion Theatre continues its season of celebrating women with a lovingly bawdy brothel set in Berlin.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer

Cabaret
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday through Nov. 16; 8 p.m. Thursday Nov. 14
Broadway Theater
1613 N. Broadway Ave.
reduxiontheatre.com
651-3191
$22-$25

 
Tuesday, October 29, 2013

'Medea'’s house

This ancient myth turned play translates well to modern-day themes of jealousy and retribution.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
Medea
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
CitySpace at Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker Ave.
okcivicenter.com/shows
297-2264
$10-$20

 
Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Choir 'Boyz'

Pollard takes aim at the spiritual side of boy bands and hits the target with an enjoyable and entertaining show.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
Altar Boyz
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17 and 24; 2 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 26
Pollard Theatre
120 W. Harrison Ave., Guthrie
thepollard.org
282-2800
$25

 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Three-ring 'Warp'

Dust off your fishnets and bustiers, because 'Rocky Horror'’s live Lyric Theatre production is back — with a sideshow twist.


Performing Arts

Jenn Scott
The Rocky Horror Show
7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 11:59 p.m. Saturday through Nov. 2
Lyric at the Plaza
1727 NW 16th St.
lyrictheatreokc.com
524-9310
$40

Note: Audiences may dress as characters from the play and interact with the cast and audience during iconic moments of the show. Gift bags with flashlights and boas will be available for $5 while supplies last.
 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

'Beyond' the stars

The locally produced play 'Beyond the Stratosphere' tackles the AIDS epidemic with honesty and heart.


Performing Arts

Louis Fowler
Beyond the Stratosphere
7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Friday
Classen School of Advanced Studies Lab Theatre
1901 N. Ellison Ave.
blackdontcrackproductions.com
$10

 
Wednesday, October 9, 2013

It’s a 'Jungle'

Forget about your worries and you strife and enjoy a refined take on a classic story.


Performing Arts

Brittany Pickering
Mowgli: The Jungle Book Ballet
7 p.m. Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker Ave.
okcballet.com/tickets
848-8637
$25-$61

 
Wednesday, October 9, 2013

A 'Spell' on you

Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre begins its season with a musical that attempts a relaxed approach to theology.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
Godspell
7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday
Freede Little Theatre
201 N. Walker Ave.
cityrep.com
297-2264
$8-$35

 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Don’t be 'Lear'y

Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park ends its season with a simple and powerful take on the Bard’s tragedy.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
King Lear
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday
Myriad Botanical Gardens Water Stage
301 W. Reno Ave.
oklahomashakespeare.org
403-1750
$10-$15
 
Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Mo’ funny

The Wayans Brothers, live and in living color, bring their stand-up set to Oklahoma.


Performing Arts

Louis Fowler
Keenan and Shawn Wayans
7 p.m. Saturday
Grand Casino Event Center
777 Grand Casino Blvd., Shawnee
grandshawnee.com
964-7777
$30-$85
 
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
 
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