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The stage of the Hippodrome Theatre in Okmulgee, circa 1920. (Griffith Amusement Company Collection / Oklahoma Historical Society / provided)

Guests can take a step back in time while attending Oklahoma Historical Society’s ’20s-themed gala

Guests can take a step back in time while attending Oklahoma Historical Society’s ’20s-themed gala

Planned historical reenactments will include a drop-in from humorist Will Rogers and a “stick up” by gangster Pretty Boy Floyd.

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Comic and actor Sinbad shows he is still full of surprises ahead of his Hudson Performance Hall appearance

Though outside today’s Hollywood spotlight, comic Sinbad is still full of surprises.

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Oklahoma jazz guitarist and renaissance man Maurice Johnson makes a career putting his knowledge to print

Johnson performs as part of the Rooftop Terrace music series July 6 at Oklahoma City Museum of Art.

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Jazz in June welcomes Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio, Mike Hosty & Jamie Oldaker and more

Smith was recently named a 2017 National Endowment of the Arts Jazz Master.

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Director Mickey Reece makes his deadCenter Film Festival debut with a surreal Elvis feature

Mickey Reece’s Alien screens 8:30 p.m. Friday and 6 p.m. Saturday at Harkins Theatres Bricktown 16.

(Cover photo by Garett Fisbeck / Oklahoma Gazette)

Cover Story: Historic howl: Miss Blues shouts her roots from the cotton fields to the history books

“Every generation has to change the music,” Minner said, “otherwise, your mom might come to the party.”

Deep Deuce, Monday, March 20, 2017.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Deep Deuce continues building an identity while keeping an eye on its historic past

Special Legends Night events have helped restore some of the area’s live jazz history.

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