When the week starts with an Oklahoma City Thunder basketball game, can it get any better? Yes, it can, with the traveling production of Anastasia taking the stage at the Civic Center Music Hall. There’s a wine pairing dinner on Thursday, quarter horse racing returns as well and there’s a puppet playing a banjo this weekend. Whew, that’s a lot. But wait, there’s more!
Local, regional and national speakers will share insight and inspiration for home gardeners as well as professional horticulturalists, garden designers and landscape architects during Oklahoma Gardening School Saturday, March 21.
There are several fine arts performances this week, such as the “Having Our Say” play at Lyric Theatre in the Plaza or the Oklahoma City Philharmonic presenting Bruckner’s Symphony No. 7. You can make your own art on Friday at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum’s Warhol and Wine Paint Night. See what else there is to do in the Modern Frontier.
Lyric Theatre opens a new play, “Having Our Say,” this week. On Thursday, you can see plenty of art by visiting Factory Obscura and the Oklahoma City Museum of Art. There are a wide variety of things to do this week, ranging from two NBA basketball games to a Cajun meal at the American Banjo Museum. Start making those plans while you read this post.
The NBA trade deadline is over so go check out this scrappy team tonight, which is the only time this week you can catch them at home. There are plenty of options on Friday as love will fill the air. If you haven’t yet, go visit some of the exhibits at our museums, such as The Frybread Factory; NDN Pop Art exhibition or Cosmic Culture. See what else there is to see in OKC.
The most comprehensive collection of Andy Warhol's love of the Western genre is visiting Oklahoma City
Warhol and the West will be on display at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum through Sunday, May 10.
The hit Broadway musical, “Come From Away” is now playing at the Civic Center Music Hall, with shows running through Sunday. If musicals aren’t your thing, be sure to check out the look back at the western classic, “True Grit” and see an exhibit about the two movies at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. And if shopping is more your style, An Affair of the Heart returns to State Fair Park on Friday. See what else you can do this week.