“BUDDY — THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY,” April 26-28, Muskogee Little Theatre, Cincinnati and D streets. The incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock ’n’ roll, rocks on in this popular tribute! Audiences will be cheering for more, with such rousing fifties favorites as “Peggy Sue,” “Oh Boy,” “Maybe Baby,” “That’ll Be the Day,” “Raining In My Heart,” Ritchie Valens’ “La Bamba” and the Big Bopper’s “Chantilly Lace.” Advance tickets at Soundworld, 123 E. Okmulgee (918) 683-4901. Cost: Adults, $14 and Youth, $10. The show is sponsored by Muskogee Area Chamber of Commerce and The Oklahoma Arts Council. For information, visit www.muskogeelittletheatre.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL,” April 26-28, Ben Franklin Science Academy. Presented by the Muskogee Children’s Theater. This entertaining show combines a few of the books written by Dr. Seuss into a whimsical story. Songs and music will have you dancing in your seats while you enjoy the first musical production presented by the Muskogee Children’s Theater. Showing off their talent in dancing and singing are 40 plus talented youth from the Muskogee area schools. Performance times are 7:30 p.m. April 26 and 27, and 2:30 p.m. matinee on April 28. All tickets are available at the door, prices are $5 for adults and $3 for students up to 12th grade.
“YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN,” April 26-28, Mitchell Auditorium, Wilberton. The cartoon characters of Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the gang will come to life as the Eastern Oklahoma State College Theatre Department will present the musical based on the comic strip “Peanuts” by Charles M. Schulz with the book, music and lyrics by Clark M. Gesner. Show times are 7 p.m. April 26 and 27, and 2 p.m. April 28. Admission: $5. Information: (918) 465-1804.