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October 3, 2013

Things to do - Theater 10.04.13


— “THE SCREWTAPE LETTERS,” 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. Oct. 5, Broken Arrow Performing Arts Center, 701 South Main Street, BrokenArrow. The Screwtape Letters creates a morally inverted universe set in an eerily stylish office in hell, where God is called the “Enemy” and the devil is referred to as “Our Father below.” The play follows His Abysmal Sublimity Screwtape, and his slavish creature-demon Toadpipe, as they train an apprentice demon, Wormwood, on how to ruin the life and damn the soul of an unsuspecting human on earth. Cost: $29-$49. Information: www.screwtapeonstage.com or (918) 259-5778.

“MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS”, Oct. 4-12, Muskogee Little Theatre, Cincinnati and D streets. Curtain is 8 p.m., except Sunday at 2 p.m. Behind locked doors, closed shades, and on a diet of bananas and peanuts, three men labor over five days to fashion a screenplay that will be the blueprint for one of the most sucessful and beloved films of all time. Advance tickets at Soundworld, 123 E. Okmulgee (918) 683-4901 or at the MLT box office one hour prior to each curtain. Cost: Adults, $15; students, $12. The show is sponsored by Georgia-Pacific and is presented with the assistance of The Oklahoma Arts Council. Information: www.muskogeelittletheatre.com or muskogeelittletheatre@gmail.com.

“IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE” AUDITIONS, 7 p.m. Oct. 13-14, Muskogee Little Theatre, Cincinnati and D streets. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. The cast includes: 12 men, 10 women, two boys and two girls. The director is Sarah Turner. In this holiday classic, George Bailey’s guardian angel swoops in to remind him that faith, hope and family make life truly wonderful. Productions at Muskogee Little Theatre are presented with the assistance of The Oklahoma Arts Council. Dates of production are December 6-14. Information: www.muskogeelittletheatre.com or muskogeelittletheatre@gmail.com

ANNIE JR., 7 p.m. Nov. 15 and 16, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 17, Alice Robertson Junior High. Admission: $5.