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February 21, 2013

THINGS TO DO — Theater 02.22.13


— “A LITTLE MURDER NEVER HURT ANYBODY,” 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22-23 and 1 p.m. Feb. 24, Armory Municipal Center Auditorium, 100 N. Water Ave., Tahlequah. Written by Ron Bernas, directed by Michelle Widener. Doors open and dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 1 p.m. on Sunday. The play begins one hour after dinner. Patrons attending the show only should arrive at 7:15 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 1:45 p.m. on Sunday. Catering done by Soul Shack. Cost is $25 for dinner and show, $15 for show only. Tickets are available at Morris-Oragar or A Bloom florist, as well as online at wwwtcpok.com. Information: Patsy Clifford (918) 456-9406 or (918) 207-2714.

“A FEW GOOD MEN,” Feb. 22-23, Muskogee Little Theatre, 325 Cincinnati. Broadway hit about the trial of two Marines for complicity in the death of a fellow Marine. Show is sponsored by Tim Holder-Family Practice. Advance tickets available at Soundworld, 123 E. Okmulgee, (918) 683-4901. All productions at Muskogee Little Theatre are produced with the assistance of the Oklahoma Arts.

“GUYS AND DOLLS,” Muskogee High School’s All-School Musical, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22-23 and 2 p.m. Feb. 24, Muskogee High School Fine Arts Auditorium. Guys and Dolls follows the exploits of two 1950s gangsters: Sky Masterson (Seth Chapius) as he tries to win the affections of religious missionary Sarah Brown (Katie Matthews); and Nathan Detroit (Laurel Havens III), as he searches for a secret location to hold a crap game unbeknownst to his fiancé of 14 years Miss Adelaide (Makenna Hukill) . A happy, but unexpected ending is in store for both men thanks to Abe Burrows and Jo Swerling’s book and Frank Loesser’s amazing which includes, “Luck Be a Lady,” “Sit Down You’re Rocking the Boat,” and the theme song “Guys and Dolls.” Tickets can be purchased at the door.

THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES, 6 p.m. March 7, 8, and 9, Unitarian Universalist Church, 104 N. College Ave., Tahlequah. The Vagina Monologues is an award winning, controversial theatrical piece created by V-Day founder/playwright, Eve Ensler and based on her interviews with over 200 women. Information: (918) 456-0673.

AUDITIONS: BUDDY: THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY 2 p.m. March 9-10 (optional invited callbacks at 7 p.m.). Large cast of male and female roles. Character breakdown available at www.muskogeelittletheatre.com Click Auditions. Directed by Nick Sweet. The world’s most successful Rock ‘n’ Roll musical. Production dates are: April 19-27. Sponsored by Muskogee Chamber of Commerce and produced with the assistance of The Oklahoma Arts Council. For additional info visit www.muskogeelittletheatre.com or email muskogeelittletheatre@gmail.com