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Oklahoma!

Sept. 27, 2019 - Oct. 13, 2019

One of the most influential and triumphant musicals in history! In 1943, Oklahoma! broke ground for seamlessly integrating song and dance into its story of a young farm girl and her two suitors. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and numerous Tony Awards, Oklahoma! features a gorgeous Rodgers & Hammerstein score with such unforgettable songs as “Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin’,” “People Will Say We’re in Love,” and “Oklahoma.”

Skylight Music Theatre
158 N. Broadway
Milwaukee, WI 53202
414-291-7811
http://www.skylightmusictheatre.org
Venue Description:
Founded in 1959, this theater company has acquired a reputation for its unique exploration of sundry forms of opera and music theater. Embracing baroque opera, European operetta, Broadway musicals, contemporary chamber opera and more, this nationally acclaimed theater produces more than 80 performances each season.

Recent OnMilwaukee.com story about Oklahoma!

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Skylight's admirable "Oklahoma!" shows its age

Published Oct. 2, 2019

With a smaller cast and a less opulent look at frontier life, it's a gorgeously sung, faithful production of a 76-year old musical chestnut that fans of the classic will enjoy - though others may not celebrate the dated material with as many "yippee yay ayes."

Skylight Music Theatre
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