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OKG Newsletter

Topic: stage

Last call for Stage Center?


Gazette staff
Jan. 16 is the deadline for Oklahoma City performing arts lovers to save Stage Center theater, formerly known as Mummers Theater. On that day, the Downtown Design Review Committee will decide whether to approve razing the theater, which was designed by Harvard-educated architect John M. Johansen and opened in 1970.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014

DDRC approves Stage Center demolition


Kelley Chambers
The Downtown Design Review Committee cleared the way on January 16 for developer Rainey Williams Jr. to raze Oklahoma City's Stage Center building downtown to make room for an office tower. The committee voted 3-2 in favor of demolition.
Thursday, January 16, 2014

Sweet as Honey

Love means more than a hot dance, especially for women who entertain men — and other women — on Valentine's Day.


Tim Farley
Honey is a stripper who really enjoys her job.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Norman rock well

In honor of Norman Music Festival's seventh installment, here are five out-of-state bands to check out, based on your beverage of choice.


Zach Hale

Norman Music Festival

6 p.m.-2 a.m. Thursday, 3:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday and noon-2 a.m. Saturday

Downtown Norman


Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Final act

The polarizing piece of architecture and history known as Stage Center plays out its last act — demolition.


Ben Felder
William Menking believes there is a lot to like in Oklahoma City. But the planned demolition of Stage Center has him questioning the city’s priorities.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Ancient delight

Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park’s Antony and Cleopatra is an extravagant crowd-pleaser.

Performing Arts

Larry Laneer

Antony and Cleopatra
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday Water Stage
Myriad Botanical Gardens 
301 W. Reno Ave. 

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Metro briefs

Guyutes gets green light


Ben Felder
Allied Arts worked with the site’s owner to distribute hundreds of items from Stage Center to various art groups. Approximately 250 theater seats, 150 stage lights and 20 exterior flood lights were removed from the theater and donated through Allied Arts.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014