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Billy Elliot: The Musical

Billy Elliot: The Musical

Apr. 29-30, May 5-7 at 7:30 p.m. and Apr. 30, May 1 and May 7 at 2 p.m.
:: Liddy Doenges Theatre

"Billy Elliot: The Musical" is based on the international smash-hit film and features a score by Elton John. Set in a northern English mining town in 1984, itís the inspirational story of a young boy's struggle to make his dream of being a dancer com...

A Kaleidoscope of Art

A Kaleidoscope of Art

May 4-29, M-F 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and during Chapman Music Hall events
:: PAC Gallery

ďA Kaleidoscope of ArtĒ features a wide range of art by Alpha Rho Tau, a nearly 100-member-strong arts organization with deep Green Country roots. The artists of Alpha Rho Tau are as diverse as the styles of art they create. They work in a multitude ...

Brown Bag It: Council Oak Trio

Brown Bag It: Council Oak Trio

May 4 at 12:10 p.m.
:: Kathleen Westby Pavilion

The Council Oak Trio began its 22 years of merry music-making in 1994 as a Harwelden Institute touring ensemble. The chemistry of the founding members (Debbi Turner, Brad Behn and Susie Brown) evolved during the nine-month, 40+performances tour, and...

Long Time Since Yesterday

Long Time Since Yesterday

May 6-7, 13-14 at 8 p.m.
:: Charles E. Norman Theatre

Set in suburban New Jersey in the early 1980s, this potent drama is about a reunion of former college classmates, now in their thirties, at the funeral of a friend who killed herself. These women are prosperous, professional black women who have gone...

Tulsa Opera: Samson & Delilah

Tulsa Opera: Samson & Delilah

May 6 at 7:30 p.m.; May 8 at 2:30 p.m.
:: Chapman Music Hall

Based on the Old Testament story, Camille Saint-SaŽnsí Samson and Delilah is true grand opera on a grand scale, featuring majestic choral music, a seductive bacchanal, and some of the most beautiful mezzo-soprano music ever composed. Dana Beth Mi...

Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science

Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science

May 10 at 7 p.m.
:: Chapman Music Hall

Don't miss Alton Brown's new live show "Eat Your Science" ó the follow-up to last year's smash hit "Edible Inevitable." The television show personality, author and Food Network star will present songs, multimedia presentations, talk-show antics, and ...

Mothers and Sons

Mothers and Sons

May 13-14, 19-21 at 8 p.m.; May 15 at 2 p.m.
:: John H. Williams Theatre

At turns funny and powerful, "Mothers and Sons" portrays a woman (Lisa Wilson) who pays an unexpected visit to the New York apartment of her late sonís partner (Sterling McHan), who is now married to another man (Chad Oliverson) and has a young son. ...

Bye Bye Birdie

Bye Bye Birdie

May 13-14, 19-21 at 7:30 p.m.; May 15 and 22 at 2 p.m.
:: Liddy Doenges Theatre

A satire of American society inspired by the drafting of Elvis Presley in 1957, this 1961 Best Musical Tony winner was written by Michael Stewart with music by Charles Strouse and lyrics by Lee Adams. It was made into a popular film in 1963 starring ...

TSO Classics: American Fanfare

TSO Classics: American Fanfare

May 14 at 7:30 p.m.
:: Chapman Music Hall

The final performance in this season's Classics Series presents favorite American composers and some of their most well-known works. Aaron Copland's Symphony No. 3, which features his powerful "Fanfare for the Common Man," George Gershwin's "Rhapsody...

Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion

Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion

May 20 at 8 p.m.
:: Chapman Music Hall

Kyle Abraham is one of todayís most provocative new artists. Born into hip-hop culture in the late 1970s and grounded in an artistic upbringing in classical cello, piano, and the visual arts, Abraham exudes an infectious enthusiasm that permeates...