February in OKC
You're sure to love what's in store for February in Oklahoma City. The Thunder will take home court plenty this month, the Harlem Globetrotters are coming and An Affair of the Heart and the Prairie Classic Quarter Horse Show are back. Also, don't miss all of the live performances coming too.
La Traviata is an opera by Giuseppe Verdi; this is the opera that was featured in the film "Pretty Woman." It is the classic tale of a courtesan in love with a young man who is above her station, and features some of Verdi's most loved music. Violetta, the protagonist, makes the ultimate sacrifice in order to ensure Alfredo's happiness, and like many operas, there is a tragic ending.
Christine Lampra, cello Debussy - Prelude a "L'apres-midi d'un faune" (Afternoon of a Faun) Tchaikovsky - Variations on a Roccoco Theme, Op. 33 Tchaikovsky - Andate Cantabile Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Op. 47
The Original Harlem Globetrotters are preparing for their action packed 2016-2017 tour! A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their seats to witness the ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that thrills fans of all ages.
Love makes the Zoo go 'round! Come, make Valentine's gifts for the animals and your loved ones from 10 – 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 4, in the Zoo Education Center. All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Possible allergen alert. Cost per child is $12 (member) and $15 (non-member). For more information, call Education at (405) 425-0218.
Some thirty years before writing WICKED, Steven Schwartz had an early success and now PIPPIN is back on tour for the first time since it thrilled audiences 40 years ago… the show The New York Times declared “ASTONISHING.” Winning the Tony Award® for Best Musical Revival, PIPPIN tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find meaning in his existence.
Grab your cowboy hat and slip on your boots for the Prairie Classic Quarter Horse Show at Oklahoma State Fair Park. Riders of all ages will compete in a wide variety of performance styles and activities including Western riding, reining, working hunter, equitation over fences and much more. Come see what these beautiful horses can do at the Super Barn in Oklahoma City.
An Affair of the Heart, one of the largest arts and craft shows in the United States, is known for its quality and variety of merchandise. Come to An Affair of the Heart, held in Oklahoma City at State Fair Park, for a truly unique marketplace and shopper's dream, with booths occupying multiple buildings throughout the fairgrounds. An Affair of the Heart offers a vast array of arts, crafts, antiques, collectibles, furniture, decorative items, accessories, jewelry, clothing, gourmet foods and more.
Join us on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, at the Cox Convention Center for FREE sports, fitness and health activites. Health and fitness related booths offering information on nutrition, health care, exercise, sports activities and more!
A feast for the eyes and ears, The Sleeping Beatuy is a charming fairytale featuring some of classical ballet's most challenging yet enchanting choreography. Follow the story of Princess Aurora, the evil Carabosse, and the charming Prince Desire who pulls the Sleeping Beauty from her 100 year slumber. Featuring luxurious sets and costumes, Tchaikovsky's glorious score, and a cast of fanciful characters, The Sleeping Beauty will awaken the senses. With the Oklahoma City Philharmonic.
October 5, 2016 – Grammy Award®-winning band, Bon Jovi today announced that the This House Is Not for Sale Tour, presented by Live Nation, will kick off in February 2017. Hitting arenas across the U.S., the iconic rock band will present anthems, fan favorites, and new hits from their upcoming 14th studio album, This House Is Not for Sale (out Nov. 4 on Island/UMG). As an added bonus, fans will receive a physical copy of This House Is Not For Sale with every ticket purchased.
Joel Levine, conductor With three Billboard Top 10 Jazz albums, and a host of national appearances with symphony orchestras, DeSare returns to the OKC Phil stage to celebrate a night of Sinatra and other favorites, including "Come Fly With Me," "Fly Me to the Moon," and many more.
The hit making genre busters and reigning three-time CMA Vocal Duo of the Year will be joined by guests DUSTIN LYNCH and CHRIS LANE on the winter leg of their DIG YOUR ROOTS TOUR. Entertainment Weekly broke the exciting news this morning, and according to Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley, they can’t wait to keep the party going.