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June 20, 2013

Things to do – Theater 06.21.13


— “GODSPELL, JR.” June 27-30, Muskogee Little Theatre, Cincinnati and D Streets. MLT 2013 Summer Youth Theatre Camp production featuring 51 area youth. Curtain times are 8 p.m. June 27-29 and 2 p.m. June 30. All tickets are $10 can only be purchased at the MLT box office, which opens one hour prior to each curtain. No advance tickets will be sold and seating is general admission seating. One of the most popular musicals of the 1970s, “Godspell, jr.” is a free-wheeling, hippie interpretation of the New Testiment. Featuring a string of contemporary, recognizable songs, including the international hit “Day by Day.” Production is presented with the assistance of The Oklahoma Arts Council. Information: www.muskogeelittletheatre.com or muskogeelittletheatre@gmail.com.

AUDITIONS FOR “THE DROWSY CHAPERONE,” 7 to 8:30 p.m July 15-16 and 22-23, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, corner of College and Delaware, Tahlelquah. Tahlequah Community Playhouse, Inc.’s next play features music and lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison, book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar, directed by Shawn Arthur, assisted by Freida Goossen. Cast includes eight men and five women, with up to 8 extras. Those auditioning are asked to bring a reading or a prepared monologue for acting auditions; for vocal auditions bring music. An accompanist will be provided. Dancers bring dance shoes. Show dates are Sept. 20-22 and 27-29. All performances are held at the Armory Municipal Center Auditorium, 100 North Water Ave, Tahlequah. Information: (918) 207-2714 or www.tcpok.com.

CHILDREN’S THEATER CAMP, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for children ages 5-11 and 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. for children ages 11-16, July 22-26, sponsored by Tahlequah Community Playhouse. The morning’s camp theme is “Aesop’s Fables: Exploring Character Through Masks.” The afternoon’s camp theme is “Spicy Shakespeare: Modern Scenes from A Midsummer’s Night’s Dream.” Cost: $75. Classes will be at Shiloh Christian School Campus, 1282 Amity Lane. This session is limited to 15 students. This session is limited to 15 students. Early registration deadline is June 30. After June 30, the cost of the camp will be $85. The ending performance will be held at 7 p.m. July 26. Information and enrollment, tcp.tickets@gmail.com or (918) 207-2714.

“RENT,” August 2-10, Muskogee Little Theatre. Information: www.muskogeelittletheatre.com.