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June 13, 2013

Things to do – Theater 06.14.13


— “NANYEHI-BELOVED WOMAN OF THE CHEROKEE” AUDITIONS, 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m. June 14 and 15, Council Chambers, Cherokee Nation Complex, 17675 S. Muskogee Ave., Tahlequah. Callbacks will be June 16. Show dates will be Aug. 27, 30 and 31 at Northeastern State University’s Center for the Performing Arts. NSU and the Cherokee Nation will host the Oklahoma premiere as part of the college’s Galaxy of Stars series, as well as the Cherokee National Holiday. The musical chronicles the life of Nancy Ward, a Cherokee War Woman in the 1700s-1800s, who was revered as a peacemaker during the American Revolution. Information: beckaroomusic@comcast.net, (615) 383-0041, www.nanyehi.com or www.facebook.com/nanyehithemusical.

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.