Worth The Drive 11/28/17

Drew's Top Picks for Entertainment in Tulsa

Musical freedom in practice deep in the heart of The Pearl District, a legendary songwriter and performer's life, Jazz at Archer and Greenwood. Gwar at Cain's. Tuesday tastes like Tulsa. Take a bite but don't open your mouth if you are close to the stage at Gwar. 

Tonight!

Dive Into the Pearl "The Pearl Jam" at Blackbird on Pearl Experience musical freedom and freestyle improvisation from some of the most talented musicians in Tulsa. It's an open jam so if you wanna play...just do it. Back line provided. 9pm, 21+

MUST SEE  Beautiful – The Carole King Musical at The Tulsa PAC   Winner of two 2014 Tony Awards and the 2015 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, BEAUTIFUL is a must-see. Featuring the music of Carole King and Gerry Goffin, along with other contemporary songs by Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil and Phil Spector, BEAUTIFUL tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. BEAUTIFUL captivates audiences with its honest emotion. It is a story about finding your true voice set to the soundtrack of a generation. Nov. 28-30 at 7:30 p.m., Dec. 1 at 8 p.m., Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., Dec. 3 at 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Chapman Music Hall TICKETS HERE

Digs on Greenwood and Archer Tuesday Jazz- Bishop Marsh, Josh Westbrook, Nelson Gomzalez, Chris Peters at Lefty's on Greenwood   7pm, All Ages

Abominations in The Ballroom Gwar The Blood of Gods Tour All Ages, Doors at 6:30pm

Wednesday

At The Circle Tribal Film Festival Showcase at Circle Cinema with Special Guest Wes Studi! Q&A will follow screening. Moderated by Christina Burke  (Curator of Native American and Non-Western Art at Philbrook Museum of Art). 6pm, General Admission $15 (2 shorts + 1 feature) Tickets HERE

Thursday 

An American Christmas Classic  Clark Youth Theatre presents "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" on November 30, December 1, 2, 7, 8, 9 at 7:30 p.m. and December 3 and 10 at 2:00 p.m. at the Henthorne Performing Arts Center, 4825 S. Quaker. Tickets are $13 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased by visiting the website HERE or calling the box office at (918)-746-5065.

 

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