Musicals http://publicradiotulsa.org en Tulsa Singer-Songwriter Rebecca Ungerman Will Soon Unveil a Song at the NY Musical Theater Festival http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/tulsa-singer-songwriter-rebecca-ungerman-will-soon-unveil-song-ny-musical-theater-festival <p>On this edition of ST, we're pleased to welcome Rebecca Ungerman back to our program. She has long been known and admired as one of the outstanding jazz/cabaret singers in the Tulsa community. She's also a wonderful songwriter, and her original musical, "The Unwitting Wife," was first staged about two years ago here in town (and was thereafter staged in Israel). Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:08:42 +0000 Rich Fisher 63442 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Tulsa Singer-Songwriter Rebecca Ungerman Will Soon Unveil a Song at the NY Musical Theater Festival "Is It Ready Yet?" --- A Noted Cookbook Author Answers an Age-Old Question of the Kitchen in "Done." http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/it-ready-yet-noted-cookbook-author-answers-age-old-question-kitchen-done <p>Our guest is James Peterson, the James Beard Award-winning food writer, cookbook author, photographer, and cooking teacher who started his career as a restaurant cook in Paris in the 1970s. He's written more than a dozen cooking guides and recipe books over the years, including "Sauces," "Fish &amp; Shellfish," "Meat: A Kitchen Education," and "Cooking." His newest book, just out, is called "Done.: A Cook's Guide to Knowing When Food Is Perfectly Cooked," and <a href="http://jimcooks.com/">Peterson</a> joins us today to discuss this volume. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:12:44 +0000 Rich Fisher 61725 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "Is It Ready Yet?" --- A Noted Cookbook Author Answers an Age-Old Question of the Kitchen in "Done." A Chat with the Wonderful Singer-Songwriter, Actor, and Activist Holly Near http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/chat-wonderful-singer-songwriter-actor-and-activist-holly-near <p>On this edition of StudioTulsa, we speak with the remarkable singer-songwriter, actor, and activist Holly Near, who'll perform with the folk duo known as Emma's Revolution --- as well as pianist Jan Martinelli -- on Friday night (the 11th) at 7:30pm at the All Souls Unitarian Church in Tulsa, at 2952 South Peoria. Near is well-known for writing such classic modern-day folk anthems as "It Could Have Been Me" and "Singing For Our Lives" --- and for appearing in several notable films, plays, and TV programs over the years. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:02:46 +0000 Rich Fisher 57562 at http://publicradiotulsa.org A Chat with the Wonderful Singer-Songwriter, Actor, and Activist Holly Near American Theatre Company Presents a Musical about Trying to Create a Musical: "[title of show]" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/american-theatre-company-presents-musical-about-trying-create-musical-title-show <p>On this edition of StudioTulsa, we welcome Hunter Bell and Jana Ellis, who are both involved with "[title of show]," the Tony-nominated one-act musical that is currently being staged at the Tulsa PAC by the locally-based American Theatre Company. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 18:05:47 +0000 Rich Fisher 55819 at http://publicradiotulsa.org American Theatre Company Presents a Musical about Trying to Create a Musical: "[title of show]" Playwright Cody Daigle Offers "Tulsa! A Radio Christmas Spectacular" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/playwright-cody-daigle-offers-tulsa-radio-christmas-spectacular <p>Our guest on this installment of ST is Cody Daigle, the resident playwright with Playhouse Tulsa. Originally from Louisiana and now based here in T-Town, Daigle is a witty and engaging actor/director/playwright who's had his plays produced in New Orleans, North Carolina, NYC, Iowa, and elsewhere. His newest play is a musical comedy called "Tulsa! A Radio Christmas Spectacular," and it will be staged at the Tulsa PAC by Playhouse Tulsa --- with original songs by the outstanding Tulsa songbird Rebecca Ungerman --- on Thursday the 5th through Sunday the 8th. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 22:52:04 +0000 Rich Fisher 50568 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Playwright Cody Daigle Offers "Tulsa! A Radio Christmas Spectacular" LOOK Celebrates Its 30th Season with "Hello, Dolly!" and Other Great Shows http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/look-celebrates-its-30th-season-hello-dolly-and-other-great-shows <p>LOOK Musical Theatre, a revered nonprofit that began as the Gilbert &amp; Sullivan Society of Tulsa (with "LOOK" later signifying Light Opera Oklahoma) is currently marking its 30th season; the organization was founded in 1983 by John and Jane Carmichael Everitt in association with The University of Tulsa. Every June, LOOK presents professional performances in repertory fashion; these shows are produced and staffed by dozens of professionals: artistic, technical, and marketing personnel from regions both local and national. Fri, 14 Jun 2013 17:53:58 +0000 Rich Fisher 40969 at http://publicradiotulsa.org LOOK Celebrates Its 30th Season with "Hello, Dolly!" and Other Great Shows TU's Theatre Department Presents "Spring Awakening" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/tus-theatre-department-presents-spring-awakening <p>On this edition of ST, we welcome back Machele Miller Dill, an assistant professor of musical theatre here at the University of Tulsa. Dill is directing "Spring Awakening," which the TU Department of Theatre will present in the Lorton Performance Center (here on the TU campus) from tomorrow night (the 11th) through Sunday afternoon (the 14th). Wed, 10 Apr 2013 17:12:48 +0000 Scott Gregory 37138 at http://publicradiotulsa.org TU's Theatre Department Presents "Spring Awakening" Tulsa Opera Presents "The Most Happy Fella" (Starring Kim Josephson) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/tulsa-opera-presents-most-happy-fella-starring-kim-josephson <p>On February 23rd, March 1st, and March 3rd, Tulsa Opera will present Frank Loesser's masterful "Broadway opera" --- as some have called it --- "The Most Happy Fella," with all three performances happening at the Tulsa PAC. A classic American musical that dates back to the middle 1950s, "The Most Happy Fella" is the show that gave us the beloved pop tunes "Standing on the Corner" and "Big D." Our guest on StudioTulsa is the internationally renowned baritone --- and current associate professor of voice at the University of Oklahoma --- Kim Josephson, who stars in this production. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 21:02:54 +0000 Rich Fisher 34541 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Tulsa Opera Presents "The Most Happy Fella" (Starring Kim Josephson) Rebecca Ungerman Takes "The Unwitting Wife" on the Road --- to Israel, No Less http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/rebecca-ungerman-takes-unwitting-wife-road-israel-no-less <p>We are pleased to welcome to StudioTulsa the inimitable Rebecca Ungerman, the great Tulsa-based jazz and cabaret singer and performer who's been a beloved diva / chanteuse / force of nature on our local music scene for the past twenty years or so. Ungerman is taking her newest show --- an original musical, called "The Unwitting Wife," which includes new as well as older songs (some of which date back to her first recordings or earliest efforts at songwriting) --- to Israel, of all places, for a series of performances. Mon, 05 Nov 2012 21:24:11 +0000 Rich Fisher 29010 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Rebecca Ungerman Takes "The Unwitting Wife" on the Road --- to Israel, No Less TU Theatre Presents "Little Shop of Horrors" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/tu-theatre-presents-little-shop-horrors <p>Our guest on ST is Gary John LaRosa, who will be the guest director for a new production of "Little Shop of Horrors" that the University of Tulsa's Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre will soon present at the Lorton Performance Center on the TU campus. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 22:11:25 +0000 Rich Fisher 27336 at http://publicradiotulsa.org TU Theatre Presents "Little Shop of Horrors"