When you’ve worked with Les Paul, Ringo Starr, Madonna, Queen Latifah and half of Steely Dan, you’re doing something right. That person is guitarist Frank Vignola, who performs live at 7 p.m. Thursday at Oklahoma City Community College’s Bruce Owen Theater, 7777 S. May. Tickets are $10-$20. Call 682-7579 or visit occc.edu/cas.
Art moves with Art Moves, the continuing series of free performances and creative demonstrations during the noon hour throughout downtown OKC. Tuesday sees the Skirvin Hilton’s first artist-in-residence, Romy Owens, highlight art in her ground-floor studio at the historic hotel, 1 Park Ave., where attendees can take part in on ongoing photography project in a photo booth. Call 270-4848 or visit artscouncilokc.com.
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• Romy Owens interview
It’s a happy 25th birthday for the Myriad Botanical Gardens, yet the gift is all yours: From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, enjoy free admission to its Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory, 301 W. Reno! This offer is good on the 25th for every month this year through November, but why wait? Act now! Call 297-3995 or visit myriadgardens.org.
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