Oklahoma fine arts news in brief

FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: January 26, 2014
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Theater Company

to open venue

Reduxion Theatre Company on Feb. 7 will celebrate the grand opening of its new performance venue, “The New Broadway Theater,” at 914 N Broadway Ave. The celebration will coincide with the opening of Reduxion's production of William Shakespeare's “As You Like It,” a romantic comedy believed to have been written in 1599. The story follows the adventures of its heroine Rosalind, who disguises herself as a man and flees persecution in her uncle's court, accompanied by her cousin Celia, to find safety and eventually, love, in the rustic Forest of Arden.

“As You Like It” will run through March 1. Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and March 1. Sunday matinees are set for 2 p.m. Feb. 16 and 23, according to Reduxion's website. Tickets are $22 for adults and $18 for seniors and military and $14 for students younger than 25 years with I.D. Tickets are available at www.reduxiontheatre.com or at the door before each performance.

OCCC plans show

at new theater

Oklahoma City Community College will present “Beneath a Cinnamon Moon” by Edward Knight at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at the school's new Visual and Performing Arts Center, 7777 S May Ave. For more information, go to occc.edu/cas.

‘Clybourne Park' comes to OU

— The University of Oklahoma University Theatre and Helmerich School of Drama present “Clybourne Park,” opening at 8 p.m. Feb. 5 in the Weitzenhoffer Theatre, 563 Elm Ave. Additional performances are at 8 p.m. Feb. 6, 7 and 8 and at 3 p.m. Feb. 9. The production is rated R.

“Clybourne Park,” winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for drama, is a comedic play by Bruce Norris. Ticket prices are $8 for adults and $6 for students and may be bought in person at the OU Fine Arts Box Office or by calling 325-4101. Box office hours are 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Paseo gallery sees red

In Your Eye Gallery in the Paseo Arts District presents “Seeing Red,” an art show celebrating the color red. The opening reception is 6 to 10 p.m. Feb. 7 at the gallery, 3005-A Paseo. The show continues through March 1.

The 11 artists at In Your Eye Gallery created red-infused artwork in various media including painting, photography, sculpture, mixed media and jewelry. The artists represented are Sue Hale, Theresa Hurt, Michelle Phillip Junkin, Andrea Kissinger, Basil Martin III, Janice Mathews-Gordon, Dana Powell, Carl Shortt Jr., MtnWoman Silver, Diana J Smith and Chad Woolbright.

For more information, call 525-2161 or go to www.inyoureyegallery.com.

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