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Lynn Riggs Headshot
Date Of Birth:
August 31, 1899
Date Of Death:
June 30, 1954 (54)
Birth Place:
Claremore, OK, USA
 
Lynn Riggs Headshot
Date of Birth: August 31, 1899
Date of Death: June 30, 1954 (54)

Birth Place: Claremore, OK, USA
Sasha Hutchings, Sean Grandillo, Sis & More to Star in the OKLAHOMA! National Tour Photo Sasha Hutchings, Sean Grandillo, Sis & More to Star in the OKLAHOMA! National Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2021

The cast of the national tour of Oklahoma! has been announced! The cast will feature Sasha Hutchings as Laurey Williams, Sean Grandillo as Curly McLain, Christopher Bannow as Jud Fry, Sis as Ado Annie Carnes, Hennessy Winkler as Will Parker, Benj Mirman as Ali Hakim, Barbara Walsh as Aunt Eller and more.

Tickets for Rodgers & Hammerstein's OKLAHOMA! at the Orpheum Theatre to go on Sale Th Photo Tickets for Rodgers & Hammerstein's OKLAHOMA! at the Orpheum Theatre to go on Sale This Friday
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021

Hennepin Theatre Trust will present the Minnesota premiere of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s OKLAHOMA! at the historic Orpheum Theatre (910 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) Tuesday, Nov. 9 to Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021.

TOP 10: Lo mejor de Richard Rodgers Photo TOP 10: Lo mejor de Richard Rodgers
by Nuria Pedret - Jun 28, 2021

Con motivo del aniversario del compositor americano, que es uno de los únicos EGOT, queremos hacer un repaso de sus obras más conocidas.

EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, HADESTOWN, THE PROM & More Announced For CTGLA's 54t Photo EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, HADESTOWN, THE PROM & More Announced For CTGLA's 54th Season; Broadway-Bound 1776 Postponed
by Alan Henry - Apr 13, 2021

Center Theatre Group announced today that the 54th season at the Ahmanson Theatre will begin November 30, 2021, three months later than it was most recently scheduled and 20 months after the theatre closed in March of 2020.

The York Theatre Company Presents ROADSIDE Panel With Tom Jones Photo The York Theatre Company Presents ROADSIDE Panel With Tom Jones
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2020

The York Theatre Company tonight, November 23 at 7pm will present a Roadside panel with legendary lyricist/librettist Tom Jones, and more. Join them as they revisit Uncle Billy and his traveling tent show on a Wild West adventure in this pioneering musical that received its Off-Broadway premiere production in 2001.

York Theatre Company to Host SHOW(+ TELL): ROADSIDE Panel Photo York Theatre Company to Host SHOW(+ TELL): ROADSIDE Panel
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 18, 2020

Join York Theatre Company for a special panel discussion on the musical Roadside to revisit Uncle Billy and his traveling tent show on a Wild West adventure in this pioneering show that received its Off-Broadway premiere production in 2001 and a 2012 Musicals in Mufti presentation at The York.

Center Theatre Group's New Season Will Launch in August 2021 with OKLAHOMA! and A CHR Photo Center Theatre Group's New Season Will Launch in August 2021 with OKLAHOMA! and A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 17, 2020

Artistic Director Michael Ritchie announced Center Theatre Group’s 54th season at the Ahmanson Theatre will begin in August 24, 2021, four months later than it was formerly scheduled. The season features the previously announced “The Lehman Trilogy,” “The Prom,” “Hadestown” and “Dear Evan Hansen” plus “1776” which was previously announced for the 2019 – 2020 season.

State Theatre Centre of WA Presents OKLAHOMA! Photo State Theatre Centre of WA Presents OKLAHOMA!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2020

Black Swan State Theatre Company of WA presents Oklahoma! Performances take place 28 November - 20 December.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of August 31 - Broadway Cookbook, Making of OK Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of August 31 - Broadway Cookbook, Making of OKLAHOMA!, and More
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2020

This week's newly-announced releases include a Broadway cookbook, a book about the making of Oklahoma!, and more.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of June 8 - Nick Blaemire's A LITTLE MORE ALIV Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of June 8 - Nick Blaemire's A LITTLE MORE ALIVE, ROYALTIES With Darren Criss, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2020

Need something new to listen to, read, or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including Nick Blaemire's A Little More Alive, Royalties with Darren Criss, and more!

BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest Musical Theatre Characters (1940-2020) Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest Musical Theatre Characters (1940-2020)
by Peter Nason - Apr 30, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best musical theatre characters from 1940-2020; see if your favorites made the cut!

Photo Coverage: Damon Daunno of OKLAHOMA! Receives Sardi's Portrait Photo Photo Coverage: Damon Daunno of OKLAHOMA! Receives Sardi's Portrait
by Walter McBride - Jan 16, 2020

Damon Daunno of Oklahoma! is the latest to receive a Sardi's portrait! BroadwayWorld was there for the unveiling of the new addition to the wall at the famous restaurant, and you can check out the photos below!

VIDEO: The Cast of OKLAHOMA! Performs 'The Farmer and the Cowman' in New 360-Degree V Photo VIDEO: The Cast of OKLAHOMA! Performs 'The Farmer and the Cowman' in New 360-Degree Video
by Stage Tube - Dec 10, 2019

Get in the center of the action with an all new 360-degree video of the cast of Oklahoma! performing 'The Farmer and the Cowman'!

Photo Flash: OKLAHOMA! Celebrates Thanksgiving With a Potluck With Ben Stiller and Hi Photo Photo Flash: OKLAHOMA! Celebrates Thanksgiving With a Potluck With Ben Stiller and His Daughter, Ella
by Stephi Wild - Nov 30, 2019

The company of Broadway's Tony Award winning musical revival 'Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!' celebrated Thanksgiving on Friday at the Circle in the Square with a potluck feast between matinee and evening shows and then was treated to a backstage visit by Ben Stiller with his daughter, Ella after the evening's show.

BWW TV: OKLAHOMA! Celebrates Grammy Nominations And New Vinyl Album Photo BWW TV: OKLAHOMA! Celebrates Grammy Nominations And New Vinyl Album
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 20, 2019

The cast of a?oeRodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!a?? celebrated today their 2020 Grammy Award nomination for Best Musical Theater Album. 

Photo Flash: Jeanna de Waal and Neil deGrasse Tyson Visit OKLAHOMA! Photo Photo Flash: Jeanna de Waal and Neil deGrasse Tyson Visit OKLAHOMA!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2019

Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! had some special guests over the weekend. Jeanna de Waal, who will be starring in the new musical “Diana” this season caught the show and went backstage to congratulate the cast and from the world of science, Neil deGrasse Tyson brought his family to see the Tony winning musical. The entire cast was fascinated with Neil and had many questions about astrophysics and science which he graciously expounded on.

Photo Flash: OKLAHOMA! Celebrates 250 Shows on Broadway Photo Photo Flash: OKLAHOMA! Celebrates 250 Shows on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Nov 13, 2019

Oh What a Beautiful Evening! Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! celebrated its 250th performance at the Circle in the Square on Tuesday, November 12th with specially crafted cake pop celebration.  

Photo Flash: Gaten Matarazzo Visits OKLAHOMA! Photo Photo Flash: Gaten Matarazzo Visits OKLAHOMA!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2019

Recently, Gaten Matarazzo of Stranger Things fame visited Oklahoma! He posed with the cast backstage after the show.

Photo Flash: Gavin Creel Visits OKLAHOMA! Photo Photo Flash: Gavin Creel Visits OKLAHOMA!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2019

Gavin Creel recently stopped by Oklahoma! After the show, he posed with cast members backstage for photos.

WATCHMEN Premieres on HBO with References to OKLAHOMA! Photo WATCHMEN Premieres on HBO with References to OKLAHOMA!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 22, 2019

On Sunday, October 20, the new series Watchmen, starring Regina King, premiered on HBO. The series is set in an alternate history where masked vigilantes are treated as outlaws and it embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel of the same name, while attempting to break new ground of its own.

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