Saturday, daily, ongoing
Rock me, Amadeus! Brightmusic Society of Oklahoma welcomes guest flutist Craig Goodman from France for Bright Mozart. Featuring Mozart’s The Magic Flute and other works, the classical concerts are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Monday at All Souls’ Episcopal Church, 6400 N. Pennsylvania, and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral, 127 N.W. Seventh. Admission is $10. Visit brightmusic.org.
In case you haven’t heard, the Oklahoma City Barons have been giving
away something special every Saturday home game this season (use your
best The Price Is Right voice now): a new car! Your next chance is 7
p.m. Saturday as the Barons face the Charlotte Checkers. The team plays
the Checkers at 7 p.m. Friday, too, and the Texas Stars at 4 p.m.
Sunday, all at Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens. Tickets are
$13.75-$45.25. Call 232-4625 or visit okcbarons.com.
Yeah, you could sit at home and watch the Strikeforce title fights
on Showtime, but why not see the bouts live at Chesapeake Energy Arena,
100 W. Reno? Three championship fights and the return of Oklahoma State
University star Daniel Cormier highlight the night, which begins at 6
p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $50-$150. Call 800-745-3000 or visit
How to make your new year Pristine from the start: See classical violinist Ryu Goto as he joins the Oklahoma City Philharmonic to perform Pristine Visions by Dvorak and Beethoven. The young musician appears at 8 p.m. Saturday at Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker. Tickets are $25-$52. Call 232-7575 or visit okcphilharmonic.org.
Aim to see some fresh art? The new exhibit at JRB Art at The Elms,
2810 N. Walker, should hit the spot. Now showing through Jan. 27 is Pop
Target, paintings by the internationally renowned Ford Beckman. Also on
tap are his black-and-white Modern Thought and Spirit Paintings.
Admission is free. Call 528-6336 or visit jrbartgallery.com.
Live from Shawnee, it’s Saturday night! Three Saturday Night Live vets perform at the SNL Comedy Show, 7 p.m. Saturday at Grand Casino, 777 Grand Casino. They are Master Thespian, The Ladies’ Man and Mango ... er, Jon Lovitz, Tim Meadows and Chris Kattan. Tickets are $24-$59 — yeah, that’s the ticket! Call 964-7777 or visit grandshawnee.com.
Ooh, that mean ol’ In Your Eye Gallery, 3005-A Paseo, forcing 13 artists to work almost exclusively in a black-and-white palette — what is this, 1952? (Editor’s note: No, it is not.) Feast your eyes upon tonal opposites nonetheless as the gallery hosts the Black & White multimedia art show, now through Jan. 27. Admission is free. Call 525-2161 or visit inyoureyegallery.com.
From noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, meet two terrific comics artists for the price of none! Dave Johnson (100 Bullets, Detective Comics, Punisher MAX) and Dan Panosian (X-Men, Captain America, Red Sonja) will sign copies of their work at New World Comics, 6219 N. Meridian. Call 721-7634 or visit newworldcomics.net.
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