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Get your Phil

Once an Oklahoman and a member of Little Feat, guitarist Phil Brown looks to the music of the past to live for today.


Danny Marroquin
Phil Brown
7 p.m. Friday
The Blue Door
2805 N. McKinley, 524-0738
$15 advance, $20 door
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Ware it’s at

Often a session player, guitarist Terry ‘Buffalo’ Ware takes center stage Sunday in a free concert for ‘Summer Breeze.’


Joshua Boydston
Terry “Buffalo” Ware and The Shambles
7:30 p.m. Sunday
Lions Park
400 S. Flood, Norman, 307-9320
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

New York state of mind

In staging the American musical classic ‘Ragtime,’ Lyric takes audiences to turn-of-the-century New York.

Performing Arts

Eric Webb

7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday
Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker, 524-9312

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Executive decision

Christina Fallin dresses like an extra in 'The Crow'...again


Gazette staff
A hyper-kinetic video on the online magazine’s site offered a “behind the scenes” look at the photo shoot, which juxtaposed Christina Fallin in her neo-goth attire against the columns at her momma’s Dutch Colonial mansion.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Bite size, 7-20-11

News and notes on OKC dining

Bite Size

Carol Smaglinski
There were swan songs for a few places around the metro recently.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Art festivals

Life’s more fun in the sun, according to organizers of Bricktown Art Festival.


Emily Summars
“Art Your World” at this weekend’s Bricktown Art Festival
Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, and Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 596-1687

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

A fan’s guide to Twitter


Brandon Buckner
In Oklahoma and across the nation, student-athletes are being reprimanded for abusing team policy and common sense in fewer than 140 characters. Last fall, Sooner wide receiver Jaz Reynolds was suspended from the team for insensitive tweets following the University of Texas shooting.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Mud bath

Oklahoma health nuts will get dirty next Saturday during an inaugural mud-running event in Mulhall.


Charles Martin
The Dirty 30
9 a.m. July 30
Canyon Creek Ranch
3905 E. Country Road 66, Mulhall
$55 to race, free to watch
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Book learning

A local father-daughter duo penned a book together. It was a learning experience, but they’re already working on the sequel.


Emily Summars
Book signings, public appearances and sales — not exactly the life of a 12-year-old. That is, unless you’re Anna McKinley, whose days are filled with science camps, catapults and “The Pirate Bride.”
Wednesday, July 20, 2011