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OKG Newsletter


Topic: white

Rodeo clown

Known for his design work on ‘Pee-wee's Playhouse,’ artist Wayne White runs ‘Amok’ with a large-scale, interactive exhibition of cowboys and horses.


Visual Arts

Rod Lott
Halo Amok
through Sept. 1
Oklahoma City Museum of Art
415 Couch
okcmoa.com
236-3100
$10-$12
 
Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Blancanieves

Heigh-ho, heigh-ho, it’s off to the arthouse we go, for Spain’s ‘Blancanieves,’ the most unique twist on the Snow White story you’re apt to see.


Drama

Rod Lott
Blancanieves
5:30 and 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
Oklahoma City Museum of Art
415 Couch
okcmoa.com
236-3100
$6-$8

 
Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Olympus Has Fallen

And it can't get up!


Action

Rod Lott
As Aaron Eckhart grows angry and Morgan Freeman pulls strings from the sidelines, a possibly crazy but altogether decent man dishes out some superheroic justice to save the city. The result is an excellent movie, arguably the best of the year.
 
Saturday, August 3, 2013

Ultimate Gangsters Collection: Classics

Proof that crime does pay!


Drama

Rod Lott
I'm ready to proclaim Ultimate Gangsters Collection: Classics as the set to get for 2013. Both a crash course into the golden age of the cinematic criminal and a time capsule of black-and-white badassery, the five-disc Blu-ray package is infinitely rewarding.
 
Friday, August 9, 2013

Cartoon it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
As the mastermind behind some of popular culture’s most iconic images (and co-creator of Pee-wee’s Playhouse), artist Wayne White is as complex an individual as his warped sense of humor would suggest. Catch Beauty Is Embarrassing — a documentary on the life and times of the complicated artist — 5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch Dr. Call 236-3100 or visit okcmoa.com.
 
Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Million-dollar members

OKC council chooses which projects are most important with $1 million discretionary spending programs.


News

Tim Farley
If Oklahoma City Council members had a million bucks to spend any way they’d like, it turns most of them would (and will) improve public transit, roads and develop a needed “quiet zone” in downtown Oklahoma City.
 
Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Hard and ’toned

Alternative metal heroes Deftones remain hungry after decades of acclaim.


Music

Joshua Boydston

Deftones with Avenged Sevenfold and Ghost B.C.
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23
Chesapeake Energy Arena
100 W. Reno Ave. 
chesapeakearena.com
602-8700
$28.10-$87.05

 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Fair trade

An Oklahoma City councilman wants to break eight wards into 10 in an effort to promote district parity both in service and across ethnic and racial lines.


News

Tim Farley
Oklahoma City Councilman Pete White isn’t giving up on a plan to increase the number of wards from eight to 10.
 
Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Blame it all on Gov. Christie


CFN

Gazette staff
When discussing the current mode of operation in the U.S. Congress, you can really just boil it down to the basics: compromise = bad, bipartisanship = get outta here!
 
Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Fifties Ethnicities: The Ethnic Novel and Mass Culture at Midcentury

In her new nonfiction book, an Oklahoma City University professor examines the role of race — or lack thereof — in 1950s popular culture.


Nonfiction

Malena Lott

As Oklahoma City University professor Tracy Floreani learned from her Italian father, whether or not he is considered Caucasian constantly is changing in our culture.

 
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
 
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