What's Up in the 405
Through Sunday, Mar. 18
This much-acclaimed family favorite tells the story behind the story of Peter Pan – with a healthy helping of fairy dust. The inspiration for playwright J.M. Barrie’s Neverland – where the magic of childhood lives on – is played out beautifully as Barrie finds inspiration for his beloved character through four young brothers and their magical make-believe adventures. OKC Broadway’s show is packed with magic, excitement and lashings of imagination, so don’t miss out on all the adventure.
OKC Civic Center, 201 N Walker, OKC, 297.2584, okcciviccenter.com
Thursday, Mar, 15
It has a history dating back over 500 years and an association with the lofty likes of Franz Liszt and Richard Strauss – and this venerable orchestra is making a stop at Edmond’s Armstrong Auditorium as part of its first North American tour to perform an evening of Brahms. So, prepare to be honored and amazed.
Armstrong Auditorium, 14400 S Bryant, Edmond, 285.1010, armstrongauditorium.org
Champions of Youth
Thursday, Mar. 15
Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma will be hosting a glamorous evening of inspiration for its Champions of Youth celebration. Expect cocktails, dinner and special awards for those that have and are dedicating their lives to making a difference to our metro’s youngsters, just as this non-profit has been doing for more than two decades.
Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club, 7000 NW Grand, Nichols Hills, 521.9292, bgcokc.org
Heard on Hurd
Saturday, Mar. 17
This family fun-packed season opener takes on a green theme for Saturday, as all things delicious come together in Edmond to keep visitors well fueled while artists such as Mallory Eagle, Stephen Salewon and bands such as The Ivy entertain the crowds.
Broadway and First, Edmond, citizensedmond.com
Saturday, Mar. 17
Coming back from last year’s season of highs and lows, the boys in green are returning to the pitch for their fifth season on home turf against in-state rival Tulsa Roughnecks. It’s the first match of the 2018 Black Gold Derby and the home opener for the 2018 USL season – so to celebrate, the first 2,000 fans in the gate will get a free commemorative Energy FC St. Patrick’s Day t-shirt. Let’s hope it’s a double celebration.
Taft Stadium, 2501 N May, OKC, energyfc.com
Tuesday, Mar. 20
In an ensemble of winds and a single viola, Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble will deliver its fourth concert of the season, filled with a stunning collection of rarely heard pieces spanning the centuries. From early 19th-century Austrian romantic composer Franz Schubert to 20th-century English composer Benjamin Britten, “Montage of Sound” is sure to be a performance packed with magical music.
Saint Paul’s Cathedral, 127 NW Seventh, OKC, brightmusic.org