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  • Children's Center patients perform at national dance competition in Oklahoma

    Children\'s Center patients perform at national... By Danielle Dunn For The Oklahoman | Published: Sat, May 28, 2016

    Previous and current patients at The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital in Bethany performed alongside company dancers from Victory Dance during the StageOne National Dance Competition, held in Midwest City.

  • Summer Breeze concert series in Norman opens with Latin flair

    Summer Breeze concert series in Norman opens... FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, May 28, 2016

    NORMAN — Latino-inspired Orquesta D'Calle will open the Summer Breeze concert series at 7:30 p.m. June 5 at Lions Park, 450 S Flood Ave. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets and refreshments to the free outdoor concert. Orquesta D'Calle is an eight-piece band that embraces...

  • Video: Jimmy Fallon & Adam Sandler spoof Garth Brooks' 'Friends in Low Places' for Fleet Week

    Video: Jimmy Fallon & Adam Sandler spoof Garth... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: 15 hr ago

    In honor of Fleet Week, Jimmy Fallon and Adam Sandler joined forces to perform "Friends on All Bases" on "The Tonight Show." The song, which delighted the servicemen and women in the audience, is a parody of Oklahoma country music star Garth Brooks' "Friends in Low Places." Brooks took to...

  • Video: Skating Polly, 'For the View'

    Video: Skating Polly, \'For the View\' Brandy McDonnell | Updated: 15 hr ago

    Big mustaches, washed-out color and tuneful screaming are featured in the new music video from punk-rock sister act Skating Polly, which hails from Oklahoma. The clip is for the Kelli Mayo and Peyton Bighorse's song "For the View," from the duo's new album "The Big Fit," released in March via...

  • Video: Jabee, 'Exhausted'

    Video: Jabee, \'Exhausted\' Brandy McDonnell | Updated: 15 hr ago

    Oklahoma City rapper Jabee has released the video for his new single "Exhausted," from his upcoming album "Black Future." The clip was filmed in various Oklahoma City area locations, including outside Leadership Square in downtown and inside the recently revamped Castle Row Studios in Del...

  • Video: Blake Shelton sings new hymn, Blake Griffin goes for 3 with Paul Rudd on 'Red Nose Day Special'

    Video: Blake Shelton sings new hymn, Blake... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: 16 hr ago

    Celebrated Thursday, the second annual Red Nose Day in the United States raised more than $31.5 million to help children in need in the U.S. and in some of the poorest communities around the world.  People from all walks of life got behind the cause, buying Red Noses, donating...

  • Blake Shelton exhibit opens at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

    Blake Shelton exhibit opens at Country Music... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: 16 hr ago

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. –The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is featuring award-winning Oklahoma country music megastar Blake Shelton in an exhibit that opened today. "Blake Shelton: Based on a True Story," supported by SunTrust, features Shelton’s red-cushioned chair from NBC’s "The Voice,"...

  • Variety of festivities planned across Oklahoma for Memorial Day weekend

    Variety of festivities planned across Oklahoma... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: 21 hr ago

    An abbreviated version of this story appears in Friday's Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. Memorial Day weekend promises variety of festivities across state No matter what the calendar says, the unofficial start of summer is here. Memorial Day weekend has arrived, and venues across...

  • Ready to Rocklahoma: One of Oklahoma's biggest music festivals returns with Rob Zombie for 10th rendition

    Ready to Rocklahoma: One of Oklahoma\'s biggest... BY GENE TRIPLETT For The Oklahoman | Published: Fri, May 27, 2016

    Rocklahoma should already be rolling along at a pretty good clip by the time Rob Zombie kicks things into high gear around 8:45 p.m. Friday on festival grounds in eastern Oklahoma, unleashing his monster metal from the main stage in front of an audience of thousands, no doubt making this year's...

  • Memorial Day weekend promises variety of festivities across Oklahoma

    By Brandy McDonnell Features Writer bmcdonnell@oklahoman.com  | Updated: Thu, May 26, 2016

    Memorial Day weekend has arrived, and venues across Oklahoma are planning a variety of events that will honor the troops, showcase live music, spotlight the arts and deliver high-flying fun.

  • Entertainment highlights in and around Oklahoma City

    Entertainment highlights in and around Oklahoma... FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Fri, May 27, 2016

    Entertainment highlights in and around Oklahoma City for May 27.

  • Oklahoma event ticket ticker

    Oklahoma event ticket ticker By Brandy McDonnell Features Writer bmcdonnell@oklahoman.com  | Published: Fri, May 27, 2016

    Oklahoma event ticket ticker includes information on Edgefest, Americana Fest, Red Earth and a theatrical production of the adult comedy "In the Next Room."

  • Oklahoma state briefs for May 27, 2016

    From Staff Reports | Published: Thu, May 26, 2016

    Oklahoma state briefs for May 27, 2016

  • Edgefest 2016 featuring The 1975, Good Charlotte and X Ambassadors to rock Zoo Amphitheatre

    Edgefest 2016 featuring The 1975, Good... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Thu, May 26, 2016

    The 1975, Good Charlotte and X Ambassadors will rock Oklahoma City July 31 when Edgefest 2016 makes a stop at the Zoo Amphitheatre, 2101 NE 50. The lineup also will feature PVRIS, The Unlikely Candidates and New Beat Fund. Tickets are on sale at Buy For Less locations in OKC, Brady Box...

  • Blake Shelton agreed to buy Miranda Lambert's property on day divorce finalized

    Blake Shelton agreed to buy Miranda Lambert\'s... By Brianna Bailey Business Writer bbailey@oklahoman.com | Published: Thu, May 26, 2016

    Oklahoma country star says he has a "plan brewing."

  • Blake Shelton and Blake Griffin to be featured in tonight's 'Red Nose Day Special' on NBC

    Blake Shelton and Blake Griffin to be featured... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Thu, May 26, 2016

    Oklahoma's two famous Blakes - country music star Blake Shelton and professional basketball star Blake Griffin - will be featured on 'The Red Nose Day Special" airing from 8 to 10 tonight on NBC. Elton John, Julia Roberts, Will Ferrell and Kobe Bryant also are among the more than 65...

  • Beach Boys benefit concert raises more than $33,400 for Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma

    Beach Boys benefit concert raises more than... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Thu, May 26, 2016

    The Beach Boys, along with Surf Rock Icon Dean Torrence of Jan and Dean, hosted a May 21 concert to benefit the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma’s Food for Kids programs. In total, $33,407 was raised to fight childhood hunger in central and western Oklahoma. This will support 167 children in the...

  • ACM Honors lauding Carrie Underwood, Jimmy Webb, Glen Campbell and more to be televised

    ACM Honors lauding Carrie Underwood, Jimmy... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Wed, May 25, 2016

    The Academy of Country Music has announced that 10-time ACM Award-winning group, Lady Antebellum will host the 10th Annual ACM Honors, an evening dedicated to celebrating the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards. For the first time, the...

  • Video: 'Game of Thrones' star Emilia Clarke sings Hanson's 'MMMBop' in Dothraki on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers'

    Video: \'Game of Thrones\' star Emilia Clarke... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Wed, May 25, 2016

    British actress Emilia Clarke, who plays Daenerys Targaryen on HBO's "Game of Thrones," appeared on "Late Night with Seth Meyers," where she talked about learning her character's language, Dothraki, on the hit fantasy series. As part of the chat, Clarke sang Tulsa sibling trio Hanson's...

  • No looking back: Heard on Hurd in Edmond brings out record-setting 22,000 people in May

    No looking back: Heard on Hurd in Edmond brings... From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, May 25, 2016

    Citizens Bank of Edmond’s Heard on Hurd drew record numbers in May, with 22,000 people enjoying food, shopping and music. Since March, Heard on Hurd has generated more than $1.5 million in economic impact from 60,000 visitors, organizers said.



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