Celebrity Attractions presents Come From Away, running Oct. 12-17 at the Tulsa PAC. This show depicts the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them in the wake of Sept. 11, 2001.
In conjunction with the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission, Tulsa Ballet offers Breakin’ Bricks (With Flight of Fancy) from Oct. 28 to 31 at the Tulsa PAC. The showcase blends dance with documentary film to “explore the events of 1921 and the path forward to hope and healing,” according to the website.
OKC Broadway is back at it again with Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, running Oct. 26-31. Watch as Charlie Bucket and a slew of other children visit Willy Wonka’s marvelous and mysterious chocolate factory.
Lovers of dance shouldn’t miss OKC Ballet’s Alice (In Wonderland) from Oct. 22-24, also at the Civic Center. Described as “frenetic, colorful and sometimes trippy,” the show utilizes unique choreography and stunning costumes.
And in Stillwater, the McKnight Center for the Performing Arts has a jam-packed month, including Tim McGraw on Oct. 8; Itzhak Perlman on Oct. 9; Brian Stokes Mitchell and Megan Hilty on Oct. 10; and a silent film event with organist Peter Krasinski on Oct. 28.