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November 28, 2013

Things to do - Theater 11.29.13


— HANDEL’S “MESSIAH,” presented by the uskogee Community Chorus, 8 p.m. Dec. 2, St. Paul United Methodist Church. Concert is free. Voluntary donations will be collected to support the Thomas Yadon Musical Scholarship Award Trust and the performance expenses.

“IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE,” 8 p.m. Dec. 6-7 and 12-14 and 2 p.m. Dec. 8, Muskogee Little Theatre, 325 Cincinnati St. Advance tickets at Soundworld, 123 E. Okmulgee Ave. (918) 683-4901. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for students. In this holiday classic, George Bailey’s guardian angel swoops in to remind him that faith, hope and family make life truly wonderful. The show is sponsored by Armstrong Bank and is presented with the assistance of the Oklahoma Arts Council. Information: www.muskogeelittletheatre.com.

“TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD” AUDITIONS, 5 p.m. Dec. 8, Broken Arrow Community Playhouse, 1800 South Main St., Broken Arrow. Directed by Martha Cherbini. Cast of consists of 12 males and eight females of all ethnicities and ages ranging from 8 to 80. The audition will consist of cold readings from the script. Information: (918) 258-0077.

“DON’T MENTION MY NAME” AUDITIONS, 7 p.m. Dec. 9 and 10, St. Basil Episcopal Church, Tahlequah. Cast is three men and five women. Also needed are crew for backstage, lights, sound, makeup, etc. Dates of production are Feb. 14-16 and 21-23. All performances are held at the Armory Municipal Center Auditorium, 100 N. Water Ave., Tahlequah. The play is a combination comedy, romance, and mystery. A man who suffers from temporary amnesia stumbles into a bed and breakfast in the off season, only to find that he was expected for the weekend. Information: (918) 458-9406.

“A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE” AUDITIONS, 7 p.m. Dec. 15-16, Muskogee Little Theatre, 325 Cincinnati St. Directed by Lisa Wilson. Auditions will consist of readings/mologues from the script. Audition details available at: www.muskogeelittletheatre.com. Dates of the production are Feb. 7-15. Playwright Tennessee Williams received a Pultizer Prize for his masterpiece. A tragic and effective drama which ranks as one of the greatest in theatre. The show is presented with the assistance of the Oklahoma Arts Council.