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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.

Friday

 
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.

Tuesday

 
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.

Friday-Sunday

 
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.

Saturday

 
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.

Friday

 
Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Film it


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The work of Wilma Mankiller, first modern female chief of the Cherokee Nation, is depicted in the The Cherokee Word for Water. Shot in Tahlequah and set in 1980s rural Oklahoma, the movie will screen at 7:30 p.m. tonight and Thursday, and 5:30 and 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, at Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch. Tickets are $6-$8. Call 236-3100 or visit okcmoa.com.

Wednesday-Saturday 

 
Wednesday, July 24, 2013

McFly it


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Go Back to the Future with an outdoor showing of 1985’s Oscar-winning time-travel comedy at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, part of Oklahoma City Riversport’s Summer Movie Series. Bring a blanket or lawn chair to the Boathouse District, 725 S. Lincoln, but please leave your flying DeLorean at home. Admission is free. Call 552-4040 or visit riversportokc.org.

Saturday

 
Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Ska it


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I don’t practice Santeria, I ain’t got no crystal ball, but tell Sanchito that if he knows what is good for him, he’ll be at Thursday’s Sublime concert at OKC Downtown Airpark, 1701 S. Western. Joined by Rome, the ’90s ska-punk band headlines a bill with Pennywise, Twiztid, Kottonmouth Kings and HB Surround Sound at 4:30 p.m.; doors open at 3 p.m. Tickets are $30-$55. Call 364-3700 or visit zooamp.com.

Thursday  

 
Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Elvis it


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If you’re a fan of Elvis Presley, prepare to get “All Shook Up.” From Thursday to Saturday, Grand Casino at 777 Grand Casino in Shawnee pays tribute to the king of rock ’n’ roll, with performances by Elvis impersonators and those who worked with the legend. Even The Flying Elvi will swoop in from a 5,000-foot jump! Tickets start at $14.99 a day or $39.99 for three-day passes. Call 964-7777 or visit grandshawnee.com.

Thursday-Saturday

 
Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Sick it


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Aussie alt-metal rockers Sick Puppies hope their new album, Connect, does just that with listeners. They’ll unleash tracks from it 7 p.m. Thursday at Diamond Ballroom, 8001 S. Eastern. Opening are Lock Seventeen and TwoFold. Tickets are $19-$24. Call 677-9169 or visit diamondballroom.net.

Thursday
 
Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Price it


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Plinko alert! Everyone’s favorite TV game show not starring Vanna White or Alex Trebek has accepted the call to “Come on down!” Hosted by Jerry Springer, The Price Is Right Live stage show has six performances scheduled at at Lucky Star Casino, 7777 U.S. 81 in Concho: 7 and 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 3 and 7 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $30. Call 262-7612 or visit luckystarcasino.org.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Bruce it


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What do people think of Bruce Springsteen? (Spoiler alert: They love him.) The documentary Springsteen & I includes the perspectives of fans worldwide. Catch it — with previously unseen concert footage — at 7:30 p.m. Monday at AMC Quail Springs Mall 24, 2501 W. Memorial; Cinemark Tinseltown USA, 6001 N. Martin Luther King; and Regal Spotlight Stadium 14, 1100 N. Interstate Drive in Norman. Visit fathomevents.com.

Monday

 
Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Pick it


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Attention, pickers (and we don’t mean of noses and/ or scabs): Pickers’ Night Out promises “a vintage shopping experience like no other in Oklahoma!” Part shopping event and part party, the two-day, juried event runs from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Farmers Public Market, 311 S Klein. Call 232-6506 or visit pickersnightout.com.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2013
 
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