Showtimes Calendar

“Hamilton” comes to the Tulsa PAC August 20-September 8, 2019. Shoba Narayan, Ta’Rea Campbell and Nyla Sostre – HAMILTON National Tour. Photo by Joan Marcus 2018.

 

From Broadway performances to the best local children’s theater, here are the shows you won’t want to miss this month!

AUGUST

HAMILTON

  • When: August 20-22, 7:30 p.m.; August 23, 8 p.m.; August 24, 2 and 8 p.m.; August 25, 1 and 6:30 p.m.; August 27-29, 7:30 p.m.; August 30, 8 p.m.; August 31, 2 and 8 p.m.; September 1, 6:30 p.m.; September 3-5, 7:30 p.m.; September 6, 8 p.m.; September 7, 2 and 8 p.m.; September 8, 1 and 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa PAC, 110 E. 2nd St.

HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now. With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, HAMILTON is based on Ron Chernow’s biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton. Presented by Celebrity Attractions. tulsapac.com


TBII: ON YOUR RADAR

  • When: Friday, August 23 (Studio K) and Saturday, August 24 (Zarrow Performance Studio), at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, August 25 (Studio K), 2:30 p.m.
  • Where: Studio K, 1212 E. 45th Pl.; and Zarrow Performance Studio, 1901 W. New Orleans St., Broken Arrow

See tomorrow’s stars of ballet, today! Tulsa Ballet II, the second company of Tulsa Ballet, is comprised of the most promising young dancers from around the globe. “On Your Radar” will feature three exciting World Premiere works from in-demand choreographers, created exclusively for TBII dancers. tulsaballet.org

FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT SERIES

SUNDAY CONCERT SERIES AT GUTHRIE GREEN

  • When: Weekly on Sunday, 2:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Guthrie Green, 111 E. M.B. Brady St.

Enjoy an afternoon with great weather, friends, food, and music that has its roots in rockabilly, folk, and blues. guthriegreen.com


SUMMER’S FIFTH NIGHT AT UTICA SQUARE

  • When: Weekly on Thursdays (through August 29), 7-9 p.m.
  • Where: Utica Square, 21st and Utica Ave.

Live music, every Thursday, all summer long. Utica Square’s summer concert series serves up everything from jazz to rock to country. There’s something different every Thursday and best of all, it’s free! Pack a picnic or dine at one of our great restaurants as you unwind to your favorite local bands. Put on your dancing shoes, catch up with family and friends and win great prizes like Utica Square gift certificates and merchandise from Utica Square merchants. Celebrate summer every Thursday at Utica Square. uticasquare.com


SEPTEMBER

POPS-THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ

  • When: September 6 and 7, 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: VanTrease PACE, 10300 E. 81st St.

Follow the yellow brick road and defy gravity on a musical journey somewhere over the rainbow. Relive the Wonderful Music of Oz with selections from Broadway’s Wicked, The Wiz, and Hollywood’s The Wizard of Oz with Scott Coulter and a trio of New York’s top vocalists. signaturesymphony.org


SYMPHONY IN THE PARK

  • When: September 6, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
  • Where: Guthrie Green, 111 E. M.B. Brady St.

Join the Tulsa Symphony to celebrate music, family, and our wonderful city with this classic Tulsa tradition. Bring your picnic, enjoy the park, and hear an appealing program of pops and light classics. This evening is completely free and culminates in a spectacular fireworks finale in front of the beautiful Tulsa skyline. tulsasymphony.org


THE SECRETS IN THE WINGS

  • When: September 6-7, 12-14, 7:30 p.m.; September 8 and 15, 2 p.m.
  • Where: Clark Youth Theatre, 4825 S. Quaker Ave.

Mary Zimmerman’s “The Secret in the Wings” is a dark and mysterious adaptation of fairy tales brought to life through ensemble-driven, playful storytelling. These tales are an imaginative mash-up of childhood fantasy, hopes, and fears (both real and imagined). With neighborly ogres, sullen princesses, and fraternal swans, The Secret in the Wings probes what frightens us most. clarkyouththeatre.com
Rating: TEEN (T) 13+


FAIRY TALE MISFITS

  • When: September 6-8, 13-15
  • Where: Spotlight Theatre, 1381 Riverside Dr.

Spotlight Children’s Theatre presents “Fairy Tale Misfits.” Learn more at spotlighttheatre.org.


CREATIONS IN STUDIO K

  • When: September 12-14, 19-21, 7:30 p.m.; September 14-15, 21-22, 2:30 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa Ballet’s Studio K, 1212 E. 45th Pl.

Creations in Studio K is known for commissioning incredible works from the most in-demand choreographers in the world. This year’s production features works from Ma Cong, Garrett Smith and Val Caniparoli. tulsaballet.org


JOJO SIWA

  • When: September 20, 7-8 p.m.
  • Where: BOK Center, 200 S. Denver Ave.

JoJo Siwa brings her D.R.E.A.M. tour to Tulsa, along with special guest The Belles. bokcenter.com


THE WOLVES

  • When: September 20-21, 26-28, 7:30 p.m.; September 22, 29, 2 p.m.
  • Where: Clark Youth Theatre, 4825 S. Quaker Ave.

A high school girls’ soccer team warms up to face the large and small challenges of adult life in Sarah DeLappe’s debut play, a 2017 Pulitzer finalist. From the safety of their suburban stretch circle, the team navigates big questions and wages tiny battles with all the vim and vigor of a pack of adolescent warriors. A portrait of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score some goals. clarkyouththeatre.com
Rating: OLDER TEEN 16+


PROJECT ALICE

  • When: September 20-21, 8 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa PAC, 110 E. 2nd St.

Portico Dance Theatre celebrates its 10-year anniversary with a re-staging of its inaugural production, Project Alice, a contemporary dance interpretation of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There, set in two acts. The production is an exciting dance interpretation of the classic tale with pieces in jazz, ballet, modern, stage combat and aerial performance. Project Alice will appeal to adults and children alike. porticodance.org


LES MISÉRABLES

  • When: September 24-26, 7:30 p.m.; September 27, 8 p.m.; September 28, 2 and 8 p.m.; September 29, 1 and 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa PAC, 110 E. 2nd St.

Set in early 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams, unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption. Stirring songs such as “I Dreamed a Dream,” “One Day More” and others make Les Miz one of the world’s most popular musicals. Presented by Celebrity Attractions. tulsapac.com


DISNEY ON ICE: MICKEY’S SEARCH PARTY

  • When: September 26, 7:30 p.m.; September 27-28, 11:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; September 29, 10:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Expo Square, 4145 E. 21st St.

Mickey’s Search Party includes appearances by your favorite Disney characters, including Miguel from CoCo, Moana, Woody and Buzz, Elsa and more! disneyonice.com


MISS NELSON HAS A FIELD DAY

  • When: September 27, 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 7 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa PAC, 110 E. 2nd St.

Return to Horace B. Smedley School where the Smedley Tornadoes have never won a football game. In fact, they have never even scored a single point! With such a poor record and a team that is out of control, kindhearted Miss Nelson comes to the rescue, enlisting the help of her alter ego, the ill-tempered Miss Viola Swamp, to coach the team and whip them into shape. Part of the Imagination/Young at Art series. tulsapac.com


PETER AND THE WOLF

  • When: September 27, 10 a.m. and 11:45 a.m.; September 28, 2 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa Ballet’s Studio K, 1212 E. 45th Pl.

The Hardesty Children’s Series matinee performances of Ma Cong’s Peter & the Wolf are perfect for ballet’s youngest fans. This theatrical ballet experience is created especially for children and young families, and features a cast of characters children know and love, with narration to help them understand the story. tulsaballet.org


JONAS BROTHERS

  • When: September 29, 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: BOK Center, 200 S. Denver Ave.

Jonas Brothers bring their Happiness Begins Tour to the BOK Center, along with special guests Bebe Rexha and Jordan McGraw. bokcenter.com


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Games on the Green @ Chapman Green Arts
Aug 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

On Tuesdays, we play! Grab lunch to-go from one of the surrounding restaurants (see list at chapmangreenarts.com/about) and bring it over to the Green to eat, then spend the rest of your lunch hour playing our lawn games. Assortment of games will vary throughout the season. All activities provided by Chapman Green Arts are FREE to the public, thanks to the Chapman Foundations.

Dancing for Birth @ Breathe Birth & Wellness
Aug 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Low impact cardio dance class

Taught by a certified Dancing For Birth instructor. This low impact cardio dance class incorporates dance moves from around the world to best prepare you to give birth. Birth can be like a marathon, and Dancing for Birth classes prepare you for the challenge. You’ll become stronger, more agile, more at ease with your body and both mentally and physically ready to embrace your unique birth experience.

Build A Reader Storytime: Family @ Maxwell Park Library
Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children. Also includes dancing, bubbles and a “Dad Joke of the Week!”

PAWS for Reading @ Broken Arrow Library/South
Aug 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Registered therapy dogs are excellent listeners. Elementary-school kids are invited to read their favorite books to a furry, four-pawed friend. Each reader will receive a free book provided by the Raymond and Bessie Kravis Foundation through the Tulsa Library Trust. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7323 to reserve your spot.

Fitness On the Green: BOOTCAMP @ Guthrie Green
Aug 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Enjoy a free, outdoor Bootcamp class taught by a licensed instructor every Tuesday and Thursday at 5:30pm!

West Tulsa Dulcimer Club @ Zarrow Regional Library
Aug 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join the West Tulsa Dulcimer Club as they meet each week to share their love of music. Come to practice, learn or just listen to the sweet sounds of the dulcimer! Extra dulcimers will be on hand for those who do not have their own and are ready to learn. For adults and teens.

Yoga for Every Body @ Central Library
Aug 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Location: Aaronson Auditorium

All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For adults and teens.

Active Parenting Now @ Family & Children's Services Central Office
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Good family relationships and lots of positive attention are just what your child needs to learn and grow. In this six-week program, parents of 5- to 12-year-olds learn:

 

  • How to build cooperation.
  • Effective discipline.
  • Logical consequences.
  • How to teach responsibility.

FEE

 

  • $20 per session ($5 for each additional family member)
  • $20 optional book purchase

If new, please arrive 30 minutes early to register. Scholarship funding available. 

Manga Friends Unite! @ Bixby Library
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join other manga fans as we discuss favorite characters and books along with a fun activity. Bring a friend! For sixth- through 12th-graders.

Breastfeeding 101 @ Breathe Birth & Wellness
Aug 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Breastfeeding 101 @ Breathe Birth & Wellness | Broken Arrow | Oklahoma | United States

In depth class on the art of breastfeeding

In depth class on the art of breastfeeding. Material and topics include: anatomy of the breast, breastfeeding positions, complications and solutions, breast pump information and equipment walk through, partner support and nutrition. Partners welcome and encouraged. $50/couple

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