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Arts & Entertainment

January 27, 2014

Have you ever seen a cat in a hat? It could mean mischief

OKLA. CITY — The Oklahoma Children’s Theatre presents, “Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in The Hat.” It’s raining outside and mother’s gone out. The children want to be playing and running about. But the weather is unpleasant so inside they must stay.

How will Sally and Conrad have fun on this day? When suddenly appears a Cat in the Hat. It’s quite a strange site, there’s no doubt about that. He seems zany and goofy, this could definitely mean trouble. And with Thing One and Thing Two, that positively means double! But they have fun anyway and make quite a mess. They even got goop all over mother’s nice dress. But oh no! Here come’s mother and she won’t be happy. They had better clean up, and they’d better make it snappy!

Not a word s been touched or added to this Dr. Seuss classic and is guaranteed to bring lot of laughs to the audience and even a touch of suspense. Performance times are at 11 a.m. on Wednesdays, Feb. 7-28, and at 2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. All performances for this show will be held in the Oklahoma Children’s Theatre. The show is recommended for preschool-second grade. For ticket information contact the box office at 951-0011 or feel free to visit the Oklahoma Children’s Theatre website at http://www.oklahomachildrenstheatre. org.

This production is sponsored by the Inasmuch Foundation, Allied Arts and the Oklahoma Arts Council. Oklahoma Children’s Theatre has been awarded a grant from the Oklahoma Arts Council to assist in the funding of this production. Through the state appropriations and grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Oklahoma Arts Council funds more than 1,200 events annually with an estimated total attendance of more than 3.5 million.

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