Sept. 13-15 20-22, 2019
Oklahoma! is the first musical written by the famous duo Rodgers and Hammerstein. The musical is based on Lynn Riggs' 1931 play, Green Grow the Lilacs. Set in 1906, the year before the Indian Territory became the 46th state. Oklahoma! tells the story two sets of star-crossed lovers. Cowboy Curly loves farm girl Laury, Aunt Eller’s niece. But Curly’s rival is the mysterious and dangerous hired man Jud Fry. Meanwhile, farm girl Ado Annie is torn between cowboy Will and peddler Ali Hakim. Their stories are told with some of the best love songs in musical history.
Performances of Oklahoma! will be September 13, 14,15, 20, 21 & 22.
Oklahoma! will be directed by Maria Wilken, with assistant direction by Terrie Thies and Ray Shea, and musical direction by Marcia Braswell.
In order of appearance