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7:40 am
Fri February 13, 2015

An Arts And Entertainment Prescription For Love And Happiness

There is something fun for everyone this week, whether single, partnered-up, teenaged, over the hill, angsty, romantic, wild, timid, rich or counting pennies— from live action films and punk rock music to painting exhibits and poetry-songs. There are Mardi Gras and Valentine’s masquerade balls and fundraising parties. Also, an imaginative theater production for youth, and a make & take art project, designed with parents’ bottom dollar in mind.

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10:34 am
Thu December 4, 2014

A Symphony, Classic Stories And A Photo Exhibit Fill This Week's OneSix8

Guest conductor John Giordano.
Credit TCU School of Music

The University of Central Oklahoma Symphony Orchestra performs alongside talented guest musicians Thursday, December 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Mitchell Hall Theater.

The concert features pianist Sallie Pollack, D.M.A., performing Chopin’s “E Minor Piano Concerto” with guest conductor John Giordano, chairman of the jury for the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.  

Ralph Morris, conductor of the UCO Symphony Orchestra, says the concert is an excellent learning opportunity for his students.

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OneSix8
11:20 am
Fri November 28, 2014

Post-Thanksgiving Event Ideas From KGOU's Events Listings

Santa "floats" the Oklahoma River during annual the annual Holiday River Parade.
Credit Holiday River Parade

This week's OneSix8 offers some ideas on what to do in lieu of, or after the Black Friday bargain hunting.

The 10th annual Holiday River Parade starts Friday, November 28 at 6 p.m. on the Oklahoma River.

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12:34 pm
Thu November 6, 2014

Entertaining The Weekend With Music, Comedy And Children's Theatre

Peter Nero at the piano.
Credit : http://www.peternero.com/photos/nggallery/thumbnails/

This week's OneSix8 highlights live performances from two Grammy winners, an acclaimed comedian and the talented kids of Oklahoma City.

Renowned jazz pianist Peter Nero performs his concert: “For Art’s Sake: A Salute to Art Tatum” at the Armstrong Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, November 6.

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1:27 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Halloween Treats For Adults Fill This Week's OneSix8

"Treats and Tricks on 39th" event poster
Credit OKC Pride

This week’s OneSix8 acknowledges that adults can enjoy Halloween just as much, if not more than children.

OKC Pride, in conjunction with the 39th District OKC, presents the inaugural “Treats and Tricks on 39th” Halloween Block Party, Friday, Oct. 31 from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m.

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5:51 pm
Thu October 23, 2014

A Halloween Revue, Norman Fall Fest And An Affair Of The Heart Fill This Week’s OneSix8

Macabret: A Spooktacular Halloween Revue
Credit UCO Jazz Lab

Looking to make plans for the fourth weekend in October? KGOU’s OneSix8 guides you through three Autumnal events.      

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12:45 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

The OKC Streetcar Bicycle Tour, Bigfoot And "Crooner" Greg Jacobs Fill Your Weekend

Historic OKC Streetcar
Credit Oklahoma Bicycle Society

Mid-October signals the arrival of fall weather in the area, and from the Red River to the Kansas border, now is the perfect time of year to spend an afternoon outside in the fresh air or an evening indoors enjoying the cultural offerings of central Oklahoma.

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OneSix8
9:17 am
Fri October 10, 2014

Fall Festivities, Halloween Horrors, And A Dog Walk Entertain The Hours Of Your Week

Evil Dead: The Musical opens October 10 at the Pollard Theater in Guthrie.

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7:26 am
Fri October 3, 2014

A Regatta, Classic American Tale, And Art Exhibit Entertain Your Week

Kayakers on the Oklahoma River.
Credit Facebook.com/OklahomaRegattaFestival

The 10th annual Oklahoma Regatta Festival continues through October 5 at the Boathouse District along the Oklahoma River in Oklahoma City.

The multi-day event celebrates the rowing, kayaking, dragon boating and related activities that have helped transform the Oklahoma River into a world-class urban aquatic venue.

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10:10 am
Thu March 20, 2014

Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Wrestling, A Women’s Conference, & More

NCAA Division 1 Wrestling Championships continue through Saturday.
Credit soonersports.com

The NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships come to the Chesapeake Energy Arena in downtown Oklahoma City March 20 – 22.

The event features quarterfinal, semifinal and championship matches for college wrestlers at ten different weight classes. Thirty-three men make up the field for each respective weight class.

Oklahoma State University brings all ten of its starting wrestlers to compete for championship bids. The University of Oklahoma brings eight men.

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