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Small it


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As clockwork as owing taxes is the Oklahoma Pastel Society’s annual Small Works show — always a big deal! With pretty li’l pieces up to 144 square inches, the exhibition is viewable Thursdays through Saturdays until Aug. 31 at Adelante! Gallery, 3003 Paseo. Admission is free. Call 214-587-7686 or visit adelantegallery.com.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Murder it


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Murder’s on the menu in Who the “Hill” Killed Billy!?, the latest comedic mystery from Whodunit Dinner Theater. The OKC troupe performs the play at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Cattlemen’s Steakhouse, 1309 S. Agnew. (Other dates are scheduled at Cattlemen’s and other area restaurants through Sept. 27.) Tickets are $40, which also includes dinner. Call 420-3222 or visit whodunit.net.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Art it


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The Midwest gets a taste of the Far East via the works of Juuri. Born in Japan, the unimonikered artist creates colorful paintings and drawings of flowers and figures of her home country. The results can be seen through Aug. 30 in A Vivid Paradox, opening with a reception from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday at DNA Galleries, 1709 N.W. 16th. Admission is free. Call 525-3499 or visit dnagalleries.com.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Tri it


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Now you can yell at your kids to swim faster, pedal harder and run quicker, without all the guilt! For $30, children ages 5-14 can enter the Oklahoma City Parks and Recreation Department’s second annual Kidathlon, beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday at Earlywine Park, 3101 S.W. 119th. Preregistration is required. Call 297-2211 or visit okc.gov.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Stream it


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There’s no holding it in any longer! The sparkling comedic genius of Urinetown is a commentary on capitalism, bureaucracy and big-name musicals — via the good ol’ No. 1. Here’s hoping Sooner Theatre, at 101 E. Main in Norman, streams in audiences at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10. Call 321-9600 or visit soonertheatre.org.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Tiki it


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Think the Gilligan’s Island gang had a rough voyage? In 1947, Thor Heyerdahl sailed 4,300 miles across the Pacific Ocean on a raft. See his amazing adventure in this year’s Oscar-nominated Kon-Tiki, screening at 5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch. Tickets are $7-$9. Call 236-3100 or visit okcmoa.com.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Scope it


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Now for a gathering literally out of this world: Starting at 6 p.m. Friday, visitors of The Paseo’s First Friday Gallery Walk can peer through the telescopes of Oklahoma City Astronomy Club members to view planets, the moon, star clusters and more. Just head to the district’s central island at N.W. 29th and Paseo. Admission is free. Visit okcastroclub.com.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Dream it


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With the juried group art show Reverie, 11 women of Fringe OKC “bring to light the visions that were borne of the dark.” The exhibition of dream-based art opens with a reception from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday at a.k.a. Gallery, 3001 Paseo, and runs every Wednesday through Saturday through Aug. 31. Admission is free. Call 606-2522 or visit akagallery.net.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Paw it


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Yes, your kid could paint that, but what about your python? The fourth annual Art Gone Wild show features art created by Oklahoma City Zoo animals. See what their feathers, paws, claws, scales and tails made, from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday at In Your Eye Studio & Gallery, 3005-A Paseo. Each piece is for sale, and the exhibit runs through Aug. 31. Admission is free. Call 525-2161 or visit inyoureyegallery.com.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Psych it


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Make a Vow to pick up the album of that name by Naam, and then to see the Brooklyn-based psych band play its brand of “id-driven dark boogie” at 8 p.m. Tuesday at The Conservatory, 8911 N. Western. Missouri punk act Radkey opens. Tickets are $10. Call 607-4805 or visit conservatoryokc.com.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Rock it


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With the album Stop the World, alternative-rock act Aranda is just getting started. The Oklahoma City duo plays at 7 p.m. Thursday at Diamond Ballroom, 8001 S. Eastern, opening for Chevy Metal, the 1970s classic-rock cover band led by Foo Fighter Taylor Hawkins. Tickets are $14. Call 677-9169 or visit diamondballroom.net.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Kiss it


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Something tells us the mixture of Bill Shakespeare and Cole Porter is akin to chocolate and peanut butter. Join us at Summerstock Productions’ staging of Kiss Me, Kate to be sure. The raucous musical runs at 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday at the University of Central Oklahoma’s Mitchell Hall Theatre, 100 N. University Drive in Edmond. Tickets are $15-$20. Call 974-3375 or visit summerstockok.com.

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Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Fight it


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The Declaration of Independence remains a hotly debated document, whereas there is no debate surrounding the Declaration of Pain, lest you want your teeth to be past tense. The DoP is the latest MMA cage-fighting event at Sugar Creek Casino, 4200 N. Broadway in Hinton. At 7 p.m. Saturday, it features lots of people who can beat you up. Tickets are $25-$100. Call 542-2946 or visit sugarcreekcasino.net.

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Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Will it


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Few men get an airport named for them; even fewer, an airport and a Tony-winning Broadway musical. That makes Will Rogers one lucky Okie. From tonight through Saturday, join Lyric Theatre for five performances of The Will Rogers Follies at Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker. Tickets are $60-$74. Call 524-9312 or visit lyrictheatreokc.com.

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Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Combat it


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From Washington, D.C., comes the touring exhibition called The Combat Paper Project, enlisting for a second formal reception at Individual Artists of Oklahoma Gallery, 706 W. Sheridan. Join Purple Heart poet Jason Poudrier from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday for a look at combat veterans processing war’s impact through their art. Admission is free. Call 232-6060 or visit iaogallery.org.

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