OBU and Shawnee Little Theatre Present Singin’ in The Rain

Combining forces to produce one of the most loved and celebrated musicals, Oklahoma Baptist University’s division of music and Shawnee Little Theatre will present Singin’ in the Rain Feb 8-11 and 14-17. All showings begin at 7:30 p.m., except the Feb. 11 Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Shawnee Little Theatre is located at 1829 Airport Drive. Rhetta Hudson, OBU associate professor of music, is the production’s music director. Other OBU faculty involved in the show include Dr. Carol Bell, associate professor of piano; Dr. Jim Hansford, Patterson professor of music and director of bands; and Norma Partridge, associate professor of music. “Working with Shawnee Little Theatre is such a marvelous opportunity for our music and theatre students,” said Hudson. “It not only gives them performance experience in a major musical such as Singin’ in the Rain, but first-hand knowledge of the skills needed for community productions.” Tickets are $12 and will go on sale Feb. 6. To order tickets, contact Shawnee Little Theatre at 405.275.2805 or go to www.shawneelittletheatre.com.