Tickets on sale now and going fast for Oklahoma!
October 21, 2015
The Pinedale Community Theatre will present their stage production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s musical, "Oklahoma!" at 7:00PM at the Pinedale Auditorium on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, November 5, 6 & 7, 2015.
The cast is composed of Sublette County residents and ranges in age from 12 to 65. The professional staff who will lead the production are Mark Hennessay, actor/director; George Welch, musical director/conductor of the live orchestra; Jason Celaya, choreographer; and Ivan Dario Cano, state manager supported by the Pinedale Community Theatre Board members, Valerie Lee, Jo Crandall, Madeleine Murdock, Sue Holz, Kari DeWitt, Candy Herda Scott and Curt Haws.
Oklahoma! is the first musical written by Rodgers and Hammerstein II. The show won a Pulitzer Prize in 1944 and features dancing, lariat-twirling, and many familiar songs including Oklahoma, Oh What a Beautiful Morning, Surrey With The Fringe on Top, Kansas City and People Will Say We’re in Love which were written for this show and have become all-time favorites. The musical is based on Lynn Riggs' 1931 play, Green Grow the Lilacs set in Oklahoma Territory outside the town of Claremore in 1906. It tells the story of cowboy Curly McLain and his romance with farm girl Laurey Williams and romance concerns between cowboy Will Parker and his flirtatious fiancée, Ado Annie.
Tickets are on sale now at the Cowboy Shop and Office Outlet in Pinedale, at Office Outlet in Big Piney, and online at www.pinedalefinearts.com. Tickets are $15 for adults and $7 for students.
For more information go online to www.pinedaletheatre.com.