, Muskogee, OK

September 20, 2012

Things to do – Theater 9.21.12

— “ANYTHING GOES,” 6:30 p.m. Sept. 21-22 and 28-29 and 1 p.m. Sept. 23 and 30, Armory Municipal Center Auditorium, 100 N. Water Ave., Tahlequah. Tahlequah Community Playhouse, Inc., presents its fall musical with music and lyrics by Cole Porter, directed by Craig Clifford and Renee Rae Ridge, with musical directors Kriss Harris, and Holly Stocks. Individual dinner theater tickets are $25 per person. Show-only tickets are $15 per person. Reservations are required for the dinner and must be received by 3 p.m on the Tuesday before that weeks performance. Show-only patrons should arrive about 7:15 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and at 1:45 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets may be ordered at, or from Morris Cragar, A Bloom or Cherry Berry businesses. Season tickets are available for $90 for all four plays of the season. Information: (918) 207-2714.

“HOME: A DOG’S TALE,” 7 p.m. Sept. 22, NSU Center for Performing Arts, Tahlequah. Written by Christopher Miller and directed by Robyn Pursley. Performance is a benefit for the Humane Society of Cherokee County. A $5 donation or donation of a needed item is suggested.

“TUNG AND CHEEK” AUDITIONS, 7 p.m. Sept. 24-25, St. Basil Episcopal Church, 814 N. Vinita, Tahlequah. Casting consists of four men and three women, ages 18 or older. Technicians and back stage persons also needed. The play is a spoof of detective mysteries. Show dates are November 9-11 and 16-18. Information: (918) 207-2714 for more information.

“SORDID LIVES,” Sept. 28-30 and Oct. 5-6, Muskogee Little Theatre, Cincinnati and D streets. A black comedy about white trash, “Sordid Lives” tells the tale of Peggy, a good Christian woman who hits her head on the sink and bleeds to death after tripping over her lover's wooden legs in a motel room and the chaos that erupts in Winters, Texas, as a result. “Sordid Lives” is for a mature audience only. The show contains adult language and content. The show is sponsored by Rotary Club of Muskogee and presented with the assistance of the Oklahoma Arts Council. Advance tickets will be available at Soundworld, 123 E. Okmulgee Ave. (918) 683-4901, in mid-September. Information: or

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL PRESENTS “DRALION,” Dec. 12-16, BOK Center, Tulsa. Tickets: $37, $57, $77, $97 and $147. Information: or (866) 726-5287.