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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Performing arts

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.
Wednesday, September 25, 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
7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday
Freede Little Theatre
201 N. Walker Ave.

Wednesday, October 2, 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.

Wednesday, October 9, 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.

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

'Medea'’s house

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

Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
CitySpace at Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker Ave.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Dance, class

Oklahoma City Ballet includes one of six national certified instructional schools in the country.

Performing Arts

Greg Horton
The Dance Center of Oklahoma City Ballet will soon be one of six nationally certified dance schools in the country.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Helen, teller

The Miracle Worker shows us that tenacity and fortitude never go out of style.

Performing Arts

Larry Laneer

The Miracle Worker

The Pollard Theatre Company

8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, through March 15, 8 p.m. Thursdays, March 6 and 13, 2 p.m. Sundays, March 2 and 9

The Pollard Theatre

120 W. Harrison Ave., Guthrie



Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Making a scene

OKC Improv gears up with more zany antics and improvisational comedy for shows in March and April.

Performing Arts

Eric Webb

March Madness with a Side of Comedy

OKC Improv

7:30pm, 9:00pm, 10:30pm, Saturdays through April 12

Broadway Theater

914 N. Broadway Ave.



Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Let’s dance

Oklahoma City University dancers gear up for their annual performance.

Alissa Lindsey

Footloose, Frankenstein and Fedoras

8 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday

Kirkpatrick Fine Arts Center

OCU campus

2501 N. Blackwelder Ave.



Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Boot Scootchin’ boogie

On his often hilarious debut album, local comedian Zach Smith demonstrates his innate understanding of what makes us laugh.

Performing Arts

Zach Hale

Of the many names to emerge from Oklahoma City’s budding comedy scene, Zach Smith is one of the biggest, and not just in stature.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014