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From 'Supergirl' to 'Supermen,' Oklahoma native Sterling Gates dreams up comic books for a living


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Eric Webb
Sterling Gates and James Robinson3-6 p.m. SaturdaySpeeding Bullet Comics614 N. Porter, Normanwww.speedingbulletcomics.com360-6866Energized by the California sun, Tulsa native Sterling Gates has become...
 
Thursday, June 10, 2010

SoonerCon invades the city, targeting sci-fi and fantasy fans of all ages


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Eric Webb
SoonerConFriday-SundayBiltmore Hotel401 S. Meridianwww.soonercon.com310-9255$15 day, $35 weekendSoonerCon, Oklahoma City's convention devoted to a wide variety of fans of sci-fi, fantasy, comics, gami...
 
Thursday, June 3, 2010

Actress, singer and vocal teacher Renee Anderson returns to Lyric Plaza for cabaret charity concert


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Eric Webb
Renee Anderson8 p.m. Friday-SaturdayLyric Plaza Theatre1727 N.W. 16thwww.lyrictheatreokc.com524-9312$25After a successful sold-out debut last year, Oklahoma City-based actress and singer Renee Anderso...
 
Thursday, May 20, 2010

Local comic book stores encourage readers young and old during Free Comic Book Day


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Eric Webb
Free Comic Book DaySaturdaywww.freecomicbookday.comEight years after Free Comic Book Day was first held, thousands of comic book stores around the world participate in the annual event, held the first...
 
Thursday, April 29, 2010

Jewel Box Theatre closes season with 'Coming Back to Jersey,' winner of its 2010 playwriting contest


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Eric Webb
Coming Back to Jersey8 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, through May 9Jewel Box TheatreFirst Christian Church3700 N. Walkerwww.jewelboxtheatre.org521-1786$15 adults, $10 studentsWritten by ...
 
Wednesday, April 28, 2010

The OKC Jazz Orchestra finishes up its inaugural season with jazz high above the city's skyline


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Eric Webb
OKC Jazz Orchestra7 p.m. TuesdayThe Petroleum ClubChase Building, 100 N. Broadwaywww.OKCjazzorchestra.com232-1184 $15 adults, $5 studentsOklahoma City had been without a big band jazz orchestra since ...
 
Thursday, April 22, 2010

Great acting finds traction, despite a few small bumps, in the crowd-pleasing 'Driving Miss Daisy'


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Eric Webb
Driving Miss Daisy7:30 P.M. Today-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m. SundayLyric Theatre1725 N.W. 16thwww.lyrictheatreokc.com  524-9312$15-$40Probably best known for the 1989 fi...
 
Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Nerdcore's 'Rising' brings a rabid fan base to the genre's geeky, uneasy godfather, MC Frontalot


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Eric Webb
MC Frontalot with the Doppelgangstas and Brandon Patton9 p.m. MondayThe Conservatory8911 N. Westernwww.conservatoryOKC.com879-9778$8Nerdcore might sound pretty niche, but on his new album, "Zero Day,"...
 
Thursday, April 15, 2010

Classical Mystery Tour joins Oklahoma City Philharmonic to bring Beatlemania to OKC


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Eric Webb
With the recent release of the re-mastered Beatles catalog and the iconic band's hit version of the "Rock Band" video game, enthusiasm for the Fab Four is the highest it's been in years. A nu...
 
Thursday, November 5, 2009

Stillwater singer/songwriter uses athletic work ethic to steal center stage


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Eric Webb
Growing up in Stillwater, sports always dominated the life of singer/songwriter John Martin. Encouraged by his father, a national champion wrestler at Iowa State, Martin and his siblings were...
 
Thursday, October 1, 2009

The Blue Note 7 brings retrospective tour to Norman's Sooner Theatre


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Eric Webb
The Sooner Theatre is one of 50 venues nationwide selected to host the Blue Note Records 70th Anniversary Tour. Tonight's 8 p.m. performance is the only tour stop within a five-state region ...
 
Thursday, March 19, 2009

University of Oklahoma hosts world-renowned scientist Richard Dawkins


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Eric Webb
The University of Oklahoma is celebrating Charles Darwin's 200th birthday, along with the 150th anniversary of the publication of "The Origin of Species," with a full year's worth of events. OU ...
 
Thursday, March 5, 2009

Musical satirist, Web videoist returns on 'Real American' tour


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Eric Webb
Singer/songwriter and lyrical satirist Roy Zimmerman is regularly heard on National Public Radio, Air America and Sirius Radio. His YouTube videos have garnered more than two million views a...
 
Thursday, February 26, 2009

Oklahoma writer quickly made a name in comic-book world


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Eric Webb
Like so many Oklahomans before him, Sterling Gates moved west in search of success. His journey has been a colorful one, with more than a few unexpected twists, but his hard work and perseverance has ...
 
Thursday, September 11, 2008
 
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