In conjunction with the Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission’s commemoration events, Tulsa Opera presents Greenwood Overcomes on May 1-2 at the Tulsa PAC. Celebrated Black composers and opera stars take the stage to honor the resilience of Black Tulsans and Black Americans around the country. Signature Symphony continues its virtual offerings with Chamber Music Concert #9 on May 7. Sign up to enjoy this instrumental showcase at signaturesymphony.org. Ready to enjoy the spring air? Tulsa Symphony offers Beethoven Symphony No. 9 on May 14 at ONEOK Stadium. Guests can enjoy the TSO musicians in an outdoor, socially distant environment.
The OKC Philharmonic offers two combination in-person/virtual showcases this month, both at Civic Center Music Hall. Enjoy Blockbuster Broadway! on May 1 and Copland – Appalachian Spring on May 8.
In Stillwater, the McKnight Center for the Performing Arts presents Chanticleer on May 4. This San Francisco-based vocal group includes twelve male voices, ranging from soprano to bass. Stick around the McKnight for The Kid on May 15, which welcomes Peter Krasinski with an improvised organ score to Charlie Chaplin’s silent film.