There are quite a few options for the best live theatre in Oklahoma City. One of them is certainly Celebrity Attractions, presenting national touring Broadway shows since 1983 and doing so at Oklahoma City's Civic Center Music Hall. Each year, there are several professional live theatre productions to entertain metro residents.
Here is information on the current season line-up as well as the Civic Center Music Hall, ticket-buying and past productions:
2013-2014 Season Line-UpWicked - September 4-22
Back by popular demand. See my review of the 2007 production in OKC.
White Christmas - November 4-10
The holiday classic comes to the stage in a brand new Irving Berlin musical.
Chicago - January 14-19
John O'Hurley ("Seinfeld" and "Dancing With the Stars") stars as 'Billy Flynn' in the national Broadway tour.
Disney's Beauty & the Beast - February 14-16
The smash hit Broadway musical returns to OKC.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - April 8-13
Sister Act - May 20-25
Broadway production based on the hit 1992 film comedy
2014-2015 SeasonPhantom of the Opera - August 27-September 22
Dr. Suess' How the Ginch Stole Christmas - October 28-November 2
Once - January 13-18
Camelot - February 24-March 1
Million Dollar Quartet - May 5-10
Location and TicketsCelebrity Attractions touring productions are presented at the Civic Center Music Hall at 201 N. Walker downtown, Oklahoma City's premiere performing arts facility. A full profile of the Civic Center is available here on About OKC.
Tickets for the individual productions typically go on sale about a month before the show dates. They can be purchased by calling the Celebrity Attractions ticket office at (800) 869-1451, the Civic Center box office at (405) 297-2264 or at select Homeland stores.
Tickets range in price from $10 to $80, depending on show, date and seating location. Celebrity Attractions has a detailed Civic Center seating chart available online.
Past Celebrity Attractions Shows in OKCSeveral past touring productions brought to OKC by Celebrity Attractions have been detailed here on About.com. They include:
- The Will Rogers Follies - See also the interview with Follies star and OU grad Keleen Snowgren as well as the full show review
- The famous comedy musical Hairspray
- The biblical tale with rousing music The Rock and The Rabbi
- Tom Bosley and Michael Lerned in On Golden Pond
- Classic musical tale of Don Quixote in Man of La Mancha
- The touring production of the Broadway smash Wicked
- The Broadway classic Gypsy