theatre http://kgou.org en ‘I’m Really Clara’: Musical Explores The ‘Flipside’ Of Oklahoma’s Patti Page http://kgou.org/post/i-m-really-clara-musical-explores-flipside-oklahoma-s-patti-page <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">From the end of World War II to the </span>mid-1950s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> – before the “Golden Age” of rock ‘n’ roll – classic pop ballads and carefully crafted novelty songs dominated the radio airwaves.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Among the best-known of these clear-throated singers with a penchant for the dramatic was Oklahoma-born Clara Ann Fowler, who was billed as “The </span>Singin’<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Rage, Miss Patti Page.”</span></p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:21:59 +0000 Jim Johnson 24972 at http://kgou.org ‘I’m Really Clara’: Musical Explores The ‘Flipside’ Of Oklahoma’s Patti Page Broadway's 'Spider-Man' Musical Turns Off The Lights At Last http://kgou.org/post/broadways-spider-man-musical-turns-lights-last Regardless of how critics and audiences eventually responded, <em>Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark</em> was always going to be one of the most-discussed shows in Broadway history. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 13:26:00 +0000 Jeff Lunden 20388 at http://kgou.org Broadway's 'Spider-Man' Musical Turns Off The Lights At Last It's A Witch's Night Off For Oklahomans In Wicked Cast http://kgou.org/post/its-witchs-night-oklahomans-wicked-cast <p></p><p>The touring cast of the Broadway show, <em><a href="http://www.wickedthemusical.com/page.php">Wicked</a></em>, is performing in Oklahoma City through Sept. 22. But Monday night the cast won’t be performing the music from the blockbuster musical, instead the audience will see and hear a revue of some of the performers’ favorite songs and set pieces presented for a good cause.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 11:52:51 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 13144 at http://kgou.org It's A Witch's Night Off For Oklahomans In Wicked Cast Trio of OKC Theater Companies Takes Cooperation Earnestly http://kgou.org/post/trio-okc-theater-companies-takes-cooperation-earnestly <p></p><p>Three Oklahoma City theater groups are joining together for a production of <em>The Importance of Being Earnest</em> by Oscar Wilde.</p><p>The leaders of City Rep, Oklahoma City University’s School of Theater and Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park have combined their resources to bring the classic play to <a href="https://secure.okcu.edu/ticketoffice/?id=111">OCU’s Burg Theater April 5-14</a>.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 16:56:24 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 3315 at http://kgou.org Trio of OKC Theater Companies Takes Cooperation Earnestly