OCU’s school of Theatre presents the intriguing drama Arcadia

Published December 3, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia is an intriguing and complex drama about the influences of science, nature, truth, time, and sex on our lives. The play is set in two time periods and centers on a grand English estate. In 1809, a young girl and her tutor are delving […]

UCO presents the musical revue There’s No Business Like Snow Business

Published November 27, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor It’s finally here! The holiday season hits hard and fast this week, with Christmas lights going up everywhere and early shopping already starting. Always in the holiday spirit, UCO’s musical theatre department presents another fun night of music with their latest themed revue. There’s No Business Like […]

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play is a new tradition at the Pollard

Published November 20, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor The Pollard Theatre’s new holiday tradition returns for the 2019 Christmas season. It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play tells the story of George Bailey, a business and family man who attempts to end his life on Christmas Eve. An unlikely visitor intervenes, and in turn […]

UCO’s musical theatre students present the spooky, spectacular Macabret

Published October 4, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor There’s something fun about mashing up words, especially for the season at hand. The ever popular Snowpocalypse comes around occasionally for an impeding snow storm and the apocalyptic response that ensues. Then of course, there’s the classic Fallsummoween. This is one we’re very familiar with in Oklahoma. […]

UCO gears up for Grease at Mitchell Hall Theatre

Published September 19, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor Grease is the word! UCO’s Fall 2019 season is starting up with the quintessential American musical. Their production of Grease: The Musical takes us back to high school with the greasers, the pink ladies, and all the antics of Rydell High! It’s a wild ride and tons […]

Let’s do the time warp again with Lyric’s Rocky Horror Show

Published September 16, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor Cult classic The Rocky Horror Show makes a long-awaited return to Lyric’s Plaza Theatre! Shiver with anticipation no more. Lyric Theatre only does this show every 3 years, and luckily, it’s on in 2019! Rocky Horror has a following like no other, with an ability to raise […]

Lyric Theatre Depicts Real Life Drama with Premiere of Frost/Nixon

Published August 22, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor Lyric Theatre is back at their Plaza District Theatre with the explosive Frost/Nixon. The 2006 play by Peter Morgan depicts a real-life, televised interview that occurred between two disgraced public figures. In 1977, David Frost landed an interview with the recently resigned President Richard Nixon. All eyes […]

CityRep provokes thought and communication with Every Brilliant Thing

Published August 17, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre (CityRep) uses their stage to provide thought-provoking, moving theatre as well as community outreach through art. This is a unique dynamic that Founding Artistic Director Donald Jordan prides himself on most. Says Jordan, “CityRep has a history of story offerings that are a […]

Taking Her Shot: UCO alum Erin Clemons returns to OKC with Hamilton tour

Published August 6, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor Nothing is more abuzz in Oklahoma City right now than the national tour of Hamilton: An American Musical. Promised by OKC Broadway and the Civic Center way back in January 2017, Hamilton finally landed in OKC July 30th and runs 8 shows a week until August 18th. […]

Lyric Theatre stages epic musical Titanic

Published July 12, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor The final show in Lyric Theatre’s blast from the past summer series is the real-life disaster tale Titanic. Though not the same plot as the Oscar-sweeping blockbuster movie, the stage version debuted the same year on Broadway, and enjoyed comparable success at the Tony’s in 1997. This […]