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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Friday

Burn it


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Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland has a less flaccid and better-spelled side project in Black Light Burns. In support of its new album, The Moment You Realize You’re Going to Fall, the avant-garde, electro-industrial band will light up the new venue The Chameleon Room, 3034 N. Portland, at 7 p.m. Friday. Psychostick and The Witch Was Right also are on the bill. Tickets are $12-$15. Visit ticketstorm.com.

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Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Moon it


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Festival alert! At 6 p.m. Friday at Plunkett Park, 100 N. University in Edmond, it’s the University of Central Oklahoma’s Asian Moon Festival. Celebrate the rich culture of the Far East with a fashion show, a dragon dance, a lantern contest, face painting, martial arts performances, goody boxes for the kids ... and oh, yeah: free food! Admission is free. Call 974-3588 or visit uco.edu.

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Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Rock it


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Festival alert! From 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, the Rock Island Arts Festival rocks the Rock Island Train Depot, 100 E. Chickasha Ave. in Chickasha. On tap are art, food, local wineries, a kids’ Creation Station, graffiti walls, live music, a junk-art competition ... and oh, yeah: a living history performance of American hero Ada Lois Sipuel-Fisher! Admission is free. Call 514-9169 or visit rockislandartsfestival.org.

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Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Am it


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Who is Jamie Pettis, you ask? She’s an artist new to OKC, so naturally, her first solo exhibit in town is titled I Am. Containing 14 Prismacolor pencil portraits, the show can be seen from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday at Velvet Monkey Salon, 1701 N.W. 16th, during the Plaza District’s Live on the Plaza, and will remain on display for the rest of the month. Call 528-1106 or visit velvetmonkeysalon.com.

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Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Opus it


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An opus is, say, a thick Leo Tolstoy novel that sits unread on your shelf. But capital-O Opus is Allied Arts’ big biennial fundraiser, and the latest happens from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. Friday at Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club, 7000 N.W. Grand. Enjoy a gourmet buffet, a live auction and music by The Pink Flamingos. Tickets are $200. Call 278-8944 or visit alliedartsokc.com.

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Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Blaze it


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Also known as “the Red Rose of Texas,” Dallas’ lovely Blaze storms into Oculus Gallery, 518 N.W. 23rd, for Adéle Wolf’s Burlesque and Variety Show. Scheduled for 9:30 p.m. Friday, the event also features the dangerous curves of Donna Denise, belly dancing, a costume contest and more! Tickets are $20-$30. Call 524-4599 or visit adelewolf.com.

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Hey! Read This:
Adéle Wolf interview  

 
Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Pour it


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You know how all the waiters at Mexican restaurants act like the plates they bring you are scalding? As if! Now, molten iron? That sucker’s hot, as in 3200 F. See it be poured from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday at the University of Oklahoma School of Art and Art History’s annual Fuego Friday, at the corner of Congress and Preble in Norman. Admission is free. Call 325-2691 or visit art.ou.edu.

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Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Experiment it


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It’s all about chemistry as Science Museum Oklahoma, 2100 N.E. 52nd, salutes that one high school class that totally wrecked your GPA, bro. From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, it’s Chemistry Day with special activities like “Playing with Polymers,” “Reaction Rockets” and “Guess the Gas” (a big hit at our Thanksgiving table). Admission is $9.95-$11.95. Call 602-3760 or visit sciencemuseumok.org.

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Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Ball it


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Born in Texas, raised in Louisiana, nominated for a Grammy, renowned pianist and vocalist Marcia Ball brings her groove-laden rhythm and blues to Sooner Theatre, 101 E. Main in Norman, for one night only. She’ll perform at 8 p.m. Friday, with songs from her latest album, Roadside Attractions. Tickets are $40- $50. Call 321-9600 or visit soonertheatre.org.

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Wednesday, October 31, 2012
 
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