Craving a Broadway show? There’s no need to go to New York; just see one of Broadway’s brightest stars, Tony Award nominee Emily Skinner, perform her one-night-only concert event, Broadway, Her Way! Skinner, who also will star in Lyric’s productions of A Little Night Music and The Little Mermaid, will perform classic, instantly recognizable Broadway works 8 p.m. Thursday at Lyric Theatre, 1727 NW 16th St. Tickets are $25. Call 524-9312 or visit lyrictheatreokc.com.
If you’d like a little gypsy jazz to go along with your cosmopolitan cuisine, we have the event for you. Summer Feast 2014 features the widely renowned gypsy jazz act Ivan Peña Quintet (pictured) and some rather enticing food options: chicken and beef kebabs over wild rice, freshly seasoned green beans, salad, bread, cheesecake and a complimentary glass of wine. Chow down 6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday at Catering Creations, 3750 W. Main St., Suite 3-C, in Norman. Tickets are $30. Call 364-1400.