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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Queen

Around the world in OKC

Like Jules Verne, but edible.


Food and Drink Features

Jenny Coon Peterson
Looking for some tasty travels? Head to these metro spots for a globe-trotting foodie trip.
 
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Brooklyn Rundfunk Orkestrata — The Hills Are Alive

Fans of musicals or WTF head trips, rejoice!


Eclectic

Stephen Carradini
Cult movies. Some people can’t take them at all. Some people watch them once, marvel at them, and then move on. Some viewers fall into the cult and learn everything about it.
 
Thursday, February 24, 2011

Queen — Queen / Queen II / Sheer Heart Attack / A Night at the Opera / A Day at the Races

A remarkable first wave of reissues


Rock

Rob Collins
Most reissues are a shameless cash-in, offering little new material or perspective for die-hard fans.
 
Monday, June 6, 2011

Queen — News of the World / Jazz / The Game / Flash Gordon / Hot Space

Get ready for a second round of royal reissues.


Rock

Rob Collins
Queen ruled the world commercially from 1977 to 1982, fighting off punk upstarts and pioneering airwaves with its foray into funk.
 
Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Queen: Days of Our Lives

Mercury rising.


Documentary

Rod Lott
As with all musical acts lucky enough to achieve worldwide success, Queen's grab of the golden ring was hardly a forgone conclusion, as this two-part, two-hour documentary shows.
 
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Wanda Jackson — Unfinished Business


Rock

Phil Bacharach
You can’t keep genuine royalty from flaunting their power. Wanda Jackson, the 1950s’ Queen of Rockabilly who set the standard for rock ’n’ roll women and even managed to get Elvis Presley hot and bothered, is back with Unfinished Business.
 
Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Drag it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Nobody knows drag like Ginger Lamar. And now the entertainer extraordinaire’s life is revealed in Ginger Exposed, a comedy written by Robert Matson and narrated by none other than the legend herself. Performances begin at 8 p.m. — with dinner service at 6:30 p.m. — Friday and Saturday at The Boom, 2218 NW 39th St. Admission is $15. Call 601-7200 or visit rjmproductions.com.

Friday—Saturday

 
Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Congrats, wanda (belated)


CFN

Gazette staff
Earlier this month, three Oklahoma City Public Schools alumni became the 29th class inducted into the district’s Wall of Fame. Among them? Legendary singersongwriter Wanda Jackson.
 
Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Royal treatment

Queen tribute rethinks hits from one of England’s most legendary rock groups.


Performing Arts

Eric Webb

The Music of Queen

OKC Philharmonic Pops

8 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Civic Center Music Hall

201 N. Walker Ave.

842-5387

okcphilharmonic.org

$15-$65

 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
 
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