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 […]

Lyric Theatre’s A Christmas Carol honors the holiday season

Published December 3, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor A central theme of Charles Dickens’ 1843 novella A Christmas Carol is honoring Christmas. Not just during the holiday season, but year-round. Shortly after the publication of the famous novella, it was adapted for the stage and began its first production run in 1844. The Victorian Era […]

Kismet’s Hunchback of Notre Dame stands tall

Published August 4, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor The Oklahoma regional premiere of The Hunchback of Notre Dame is a hidden gem in OKC community theatre. Director Angela Polk amasses a large cast of players who possess infinite energy and talent. This version of the musical, though not based strictly on the 1996 Disney film, […]

INCOMING! The Pollard prepares for Disaster!

Published May 18, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor Downtown Guthrie this June is looking to be quite troubling. The Pollard Theatre’s upcoming production of Disaster!, written by Seth Rudetsky and Jack Plotnick, pays tribute to the great music and stylized catastrophe movies of the 1970s. It includes a large cast full of comedic greats in […]

Lyric Academy’s Honk, jr. is a honk of a great time!

Published May 13, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor Honk, jr. is a lovely adaptation of The Ugly Duckling, and the Thelma Gaylord Academy presents it with Spring in their step. Featuring a cast made up of the Academy’s 7-14-year-olds, these students tell the sweet tale of Ugly, a baby chick who just doesn’t quite belong […]

The Rokademy students won’t want for love

Published April 24, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor The Thelma Gaylord Academy’s Rokademy Experiment is no child’s play. The students that make up this band are polished performers who sparkle with the gleam of seasoned rock-stars. They take their audience on a ride they won’t soon forget. After attending an impromptu Christmas concert of theirs […]

5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche is heinously delicious

Published April 15, 2019 | By Adrienne Proctor Hold on to your quiches! The Boom’s quick-witted, crazy good-time play 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche is comedy gold. Based in 1956, five ladies of superb style and class gather together at the annual quiche contest. This passionate group, known as The Susan B. Anthony Society for […]