By Helen Patterson
Looking for a Valentine’s Day outing? Need to escape from classes and the frigid outdoors? Check out some of these exciting local events!
1. TITAN (The University of Tulsa Institute of Trauma, Adversity and Injustice) is screening “The Witches of Gambaga” at the Circle Cinema on Feb. 13 and Feb. 17 at 7 p.m.
2. Tulsa Ballet’s “Cinderella” plays at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center (Chapman Music Hall) on Feb. 14 and 15 at 8 p.m., a great way to bring classy romance to your Valentine’s Day plans.
3. Located on Brady Street, Living Arts of Tulsa is featuring “Love and Lust,” an erotic audio-visual poetry, dance and singing production Feb. 15 at 8 p.m.
4. “A Streetcar Named Desire” is also playing at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center (John H. Williams Theatre) on Feb. 14 and 15 and Feb. 20–22 at 7:30 p.m.
5. SMOG City Tour featuring 12th Planet hits Cain’s Ballroom on Feb. 16 at 7 p.m.
6. Ido Aharoni, the Israeli ambassador and consul general of Israel in New York, will be presenting a lecture, “Israel: Broadening the Conversation” on campus at Tyrrell Hall, Feb. 17 at 2 p.m.
1. Fan of dubstep? Check out Excision featuring Dirtyphonics and ill.Gates at Cain’s Ballroom Feb. 19 at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m.
2. The Annual Bela Rozsa Composition Competition and Concert will be held on campus at the Lorton Performance Center Feb. 20 at 7:30 p.m.
3. If jazz is more your style, TU Jazz Happy Hour is Feb. 20 from 5–8 p.m. at the Zarrow Center. This is a FREE monthly event, held every third Thursday and features TU students. Come down, have a glass of wine and unwind.
4. Rock musician Jonny Lang is performing at River Spirit Casino on Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. Gamble responsibly.
5. If you missed them on campus in Spring 2013, alternative rockers Imagine Dragons return to the BOK Center Feb. 22 at 7 p.m.