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Fighting words

Combining writing with a lifelong obsession with professional wrestling, Rob Sturma hopes to inject new life into the state’s slam scene.


Performing Arts

Charles Martin
Extreme Championship Poetry
8 p.m. Friday
Individual Artists of Oklahoma Gallery
706 W. Sheridan
iaogallery.org
232-6060
Free
 
Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Time to make the ‘Donuts’

Carpenter Square kicks off its new season with ‘Superior Donuts,’ a superior production.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
Superior Donuts
7:30 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, through Sept. 24
Carpenter Square Theater
800 W. Main
232-6500
$20, $15 senior/student/military
 
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Tall tales

The Oklahoma City Storytelling Festival includes workshops to help attendees craft their own well-told tales.


Performing Arts

Carmen Forman
Saturday-Monday
 
Wednesday, September 7, 2011

‘Pan’ am

Cathy Rigby returns in ‘Peter Pan,’ a role she intends to keep as long as she can: ‘If I can, I should and I will,’ she says. ‘Nothing much more complicated than that.’


Performing Arts

Rod Lott
Peter Pan
7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday, through Sept. 18
Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker
okcciviccenter.com
297-2264
$20-$60
 
Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Mean girl

Insult comic Lisa Lampanelli has built loyal audiences the old-fashioned way: tearing them a new one.


Performing Arts

Rod Lott
Lisa Lampanelli
7 p.m. Friday
Firelake Grand Casino
777 Grand Casino, Shawnee
firelakegrand.com
964-7777
$24
 
Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Down the ‘Rabbit Hole’

The Pollard presents a tragedy that avoids the maudlin.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer

Rabbit Hole
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday through Sept. 17
Pollard Theatre
120 W. Harrison, Guthrie
282-2800
$21.85

 
Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Itsy bitsy ‘Bikini’

Despite being packed full of hit songs, a slight story and underdeveloped characters keep ‘The Bikinis’ from being much more than a fun musical revue.


Performing Arts

Eric Webb
The Bikinis
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, through Sept. 18
Jewel Box Theatre
3700 N. Walker
521-1786
$15-$19
 
Wednesday, August 31, 2011

All a ‘Dream’

The costumes shine, but the humor goes partly missing from OSP’s latest.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
A Midsummer Night's Dream
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday through Sept. 3
Myriad Gardens Water Stage
301 W. Reno
235-3700
$15, $10 students/seniors/children
 
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Bam!

Maria Bamford brings her self-deprecating humor to City Arts Center.


Performing Arts

Joshua Boydston
Maria Bamford with Jackie Kashian, James Draper and Zach Smith
7 p.m. Friday City Arts Center
3000 General Pershing
cityartscenter.org
951-0000
$22 Advance, $25 Door
 
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

In it for ‘Life’

With ‘Still Life,’ Ghostlight takes on unfamiliar work. It pays off with a strong production.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
Still Life
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday through Aug. 27
Ghostlight Theatre Club
3110 N. Walker
ghostlighttheatreclub.com
286-9412
$13-$18
 
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

New sensation

Lyric Theatre closes out its summer season with the singular sensation of ‘A Chorus Line.’


Performing Arts

Eric Webb
A Chorus Line
7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday
Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker
lyrictheatreokc.com, 297-2264
$31-$54
 
Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Streetcar system

Actors shine in Oklahoma City Theatre Company’s last production of the season.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
A Streetcar Named Desire
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker
297-2264
$19, $16 students/seniors
 
Wednesday, July 27, 2011

New York state of mind

In staging the American musical classic ‘Ragtime,’ Lyric takes audiences to turn-of-the-century New York.


Performing Arts

Eric Webb

Ragtime
7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday
Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker
lyrictheatreokc.com, 524-9312
$31-$60

 
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Flock to it

Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park’s ‘The Seagull’ is a well-acted classic — even in 100-degree heat.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
The Seagull
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, through July 30
Myriad Gardens Water Stage
301 W. Reno
oklahomashakespeare.com, 235-3700

$15, $10 students/seniors/military
 
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Big ‘Bang’ theory

The Hidden Castle provides a home for Bang Bang’s underground performance art, long missing in Norman’s entertainment options.


Performing Arts

Charles Martin
Bang Bang Queer Punk Variety Show
10 p.m. Saturday
The Hidden Castle
1309 24th Ave. S.W., Norman
310-6518
$5
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
 
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