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Museum presents Teddy Roosevelt re-enactor

Patrons can enjoy a first-person presentation and three-course bison dinner with Adam Linquist as he portrays Teddy Roosevelt from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 6 at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Linquist will perform as Roosevelt and describe how his time in the West, especially discovering bison, changed his life. During the program, guests will tour The Bison Exhibit and feast on a three-course bison dinner. Tickets are $40 or $35 for museum members and must be purchased by May 3. For more information and reservations, go to

Fiber art exhibition to open at Depot

NORMAN — The Depot Gallery, 200 S Jones Ave., will host an opening reception for “Knotty Women, Twisted Sisters,” the fiber art of Julie Marks Blackstone and Sue Moss Sullivan, from 6 to 9 p.m. May 10. The artists will give an art talk at 2 p.m. June 2. The exhibit continues through June 30 with a second reception June 14. For more information, call 307-9320 or go to

Chamber Music Festival features intimate works

The Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble will present its eighth annual Summer Chamber Music Festival June 6, 8, 9 and 11 at St. Paul’s Cathedral, 127 NW 7. “Intimate Portraits in Chamber Music” features works by Haydn, Beethoven, Brahms, Dvorak, Piazzolla and others. Tickets are $20 at the door. Children, students and active-duty military are admitted free with ID. For more information, go to

Art exhibition explores what people see

“Seeing Now,” opening May 9 at 21c Oklahoma City, explores what and how people see today, revealing the visible and hidden forces shaping both what the contemporary world looks like, and how that information is consumed and interpreted. The exhibition will open with a cocktail reception at 7 p.m., followed by remarks from 21c Chief Curator Alice Gray Stites and a special presentation by featured artist Michael Waugh. The event is free. For more information, go to

Concert brings movie soundtracks to life

The Oklahoma City Handbell Ensemble is taking center stage in four concerts as they bring movie music to life in an all new one-hour concert series — “Let’s Go to the Movies.” Experience movie soundtracks including “Pirates of the Caribbean,” “Lord of the Rings,” “The Lion King,” “Les Misérables” and more. All concerts are free, but donations will be accepted. Concerts are May 10 at Choctaw United Methodist Church in Choctaw, May 11 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, May 17 at Southern Hills Baptist Church and May 18 at Lost Creek United Methodist Church in Stillwater. All concerts start at 7:30 p.m. For more information, go to

Dinner theater show has ’80s theme

The Stage Door Theatre presents “Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding” at 7 p.m. May 10-11 at Chester’s Party Barn, 5201 Cimarron Road in Piedmont. Guests can expect an ’80s-themed immersive theater experience. Tickets are $35 and include an Italian dinner and wedding cake. Advanced tickets are required by May 8. For tickets, go to

Paseo District to host May gallery walk

The next Paseo Arts District’s First Friday Gallery Walk is 6 to 10 p.m. May 3. The Paseo Art Space, 3022 Paseo, will display the work of the Silk Painters Guild of Oklahoma, featuring a guild of member artists producing silk wall hangings, framed artwork, scarves and clothing using various techniques. Their work will be on display through May 27. Singer/songwriter Stephen Salewon will be the featured musician. This month’s food truck is OhMyGogi, featuring Korean/Mexican fusion. For more information, call 525-2688 or email