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OKG Newsletter


Topic: things

Cartoon it


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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

Grease it


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Those summer nights are about to get more summery thanks to cult classic Grease 2. Catch the T-Birds, the Pink Ladies and all their wild shenanigans this weekend at The Boom, 2218 N.W. 39th St. The fun starts at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Tickets are $15. Call 367-3774 or visit whatisthenextstage.com.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Treat it


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Workers of downtown OKC, we love you. But the Downtown OKC, Inc. staff really loves you. They love you so much, they’re going to deliver free ice cream (repeat: free ice cream) to your workplace door. You can also grab your treat at the ice cream tent on the east side of Leadership Square, 211 N. Robinson Ave. The deliciousness commences at 10:30 a.m. Friday. Visit downtownokc.com.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2013

N9ne it


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Few know flow like rap mogul Tech N9ne. Don’t believe us? Ask the millions of people who have bought his albums, or just catch the Kansas City rapper — along with Mayday, Prozak, Stevie Stone and others — at 6:30 p.m. Sunday inside the Diamond Ballroom, 8001 S. Eastern Ave. Tickets are $29-$34. Call (866)977-6849 or visit diamondballroom.net.

Sunday

 
Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Boat it


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There’s rocking the boat, and then there’s the Rock the Boat festival. The first festival of its kind (like, ever) will feature live music performed by ACM@UCO students on those cool little traveling Bricktown Water Taxis, shopping opportunities and family-friendly activities. The floating/rocking begins at 12 p.m. Sunday along the Bricktown Canal, 198 E. California Ave. Admission is free. Visit downtownokc.com.

Sunday

 
Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Twilight it


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Have a lawn chair, blanket or set of ears? Let singer/songwriters Susan Herndon, Parker Millsap and Rachel Brashear serenade you under the moonlight at the Arts Council of Oklahoma City’s Sunday Twilight Concert Series. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Myriad Gardens Great Lawn Stage, 301 W. Reno Ave. Admission is free. Call 270-4848 or visit artscouncilokc.com.

Sunday

 
Wednesday, September 4, 2013

September it


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Ever wondered why Oktoberfest is never in October? Bask in the autumnal glow of Septemberfest, a family-friendly celebration of Oklahoma’s history and culture featuring arts and crafts, Thunder Girls and more. Festivities begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Oklahoma Governor’s Mansion and Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr. Admission is free. Call 557-0198 or visit okhistory.org.

Saturday

 
Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Stomp it


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If you’re like us, rhythm ain’t exactly your forte. Luckily, you can live vicariously through acclaimed international percussion sensation STOMP, which knows a thing or two about the subject. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Fine Arts Center, 100 Campus Dr. in Weatherford. Tickets are $5-$20. Call (580)774-3019 or visit swosu.edu.

Tuesday

 
Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Culture it


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Get cultured at Art in the City: A Cultural Connection. The second annual multicultural community festival features a variety of local and regional music acts, spoken word artists and dance troupes. The fun kicks off at 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday evening at Memorial Park & Spraygrounds, 1150 NW 36th St. Admission is free. Visit obmapac.org.

Friday—Sunday

 
Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Farce it


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Two cops, three crooks, a local accountant and the mayor in two adjoining hotel rooms? No, it’s not The Village People Go to Vegas. It’s Paul Slade Smith’s rollicking comedy Unnecessary Farce! Laughing commences at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Carpenter Square Theatre, 800 W. Main St., now in its 30th anniversary season. Tickets are $5-$20. Call 232-6500 or visit carpentersquare.com.

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