Sept. 22, 2010
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RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN’S OKLAHOMA! AT VITERBO OCT. 13
LA CROSSE, Wis. – Oklahoma!, the classic American musical that launched the remarkable songwriting team of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein, will be performed in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13.
Featuring audience favorites such as People Will Say We’re in Love, Oh What a Beautiful Mornin’, and The Surrey with the Fringe on Top, Oklahoma! was the winner of the Pulitzer Prize, two Academy Awards, a Grammy Award, and special Tony Award. Set in turn of the century, the musical is the love story of handsome cowboy Curly and local farm girl Laurey amidst a high-spirited rivalry between farmers and cowboys.
Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! is presented by Columbia Artists Theatricals, who specialize in the distribution and production of commercial and theatrically staged live entertainment on a worldwide basis.
This performance is part of Viterbo’s Bright Star season and is co-sponsored by Fox 25/48 and by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board, with funds from the State of Wisconsin. Tickets are $39 for lower balcony and $34 for upper balcony seating. For more information, contact the Viterbo box office at 608-796-3100 or visit www.viterbo.edu/fac.