The Arts Council of Oklahoma City is celebrating the start of spring this month with Art Moves, presented by Devon by offering free, lunchtime performances and art demonstrations each weekday in venues across Downtown Oklahoma City.
“Our March schedule is full of big events, including a kick-off preview of fiddler Kyle Dillingham’s world tour, a piano celebration of Chopin’s birthday, and a preview of the Oklahoma City Ballet’s Swan Lake. It’s a jam-packed month that leads us right into Festival of the Arts season!” said Angela Hodgkinson, Art Moves Director for the Arts Council of Oklahoma City.
Art Moves, presented by Devon – March Highlights:
March 1 – Kyle Dillingham at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art Theater, 415 Couch Dr. - Horseshoe Road’s Kyle Dillingham will kick off their world tour with a solo performance at Art Moves. Noon to 1:00 p.m.
March 7 – Wayne McEvilly at Devon’s nebu Dining Area, 333 West Sheridan – World-renowned pianist, Wayne McEvilly, will perform selections by Chopin in celebration of the famous composer’s birthday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
March 14 – Celtic Cadence Dance Company at Chase Tower, 100 N Broadway - Celtic Cadence Dance Company, Hill Irish Dance School’s award-winning dance group, will perform traditional style dancing in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. Noon to 1:00 p.m.
March 21 – Oklahoma City Ballet at Devon’s nebu Dining Area, 333 West Sheridan - For the first time in its 41-year history, the Oklahoma City Ballet will present Swan Lake. The Ballet will perform a special preview at Art Moves from 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.
March 29 – Squirrel & Friends at the Myriad Gardens Great Lawn Band Shell, 301 W Reno Ave. – Pop/rock band, Squirrel & Friends, is known for its diverse catalog of modern covers from Michael Jackson to Katy Perry. Noon to 1:00 p. m.
Visit www.artscouncilokc.com to learn more about Art Moves, presented by Devon.
The Arts Council of Oklahoma City is a non-profit 501 c(3) organization dedicated to bringing the arts and the community together through free or low-cost cultural events and a variety of arts outreach activities that impact underserved populations. Each year, Arts Council events, programs and services reach nearly one million residents and visitors to the Oklahoma City community. The Arts Council of Oklahoma City receives funding from the Oklahoma Arts Council, the National Endowment for the Arts, and is an Allied Arts member agency. The Arts Council of Oklahoma City is sponsored by Chesapeake Energy Corporation and Devon Energy Corporation, Kirkpatrick Family Fund, The Oklahoman, Ozarka Coffee and Water Service, and Sonic – America’s Drive-in. For more information, call 405-270-4848 or visit www.ArtsCouncilOKC.com.
Devon Energy Corporation is an Oklahoma City-based independent energy company engaged in oil and gas exploration and production. Devon is committed to supporting community initiatives, such as Art Moves. Devon has been an annual supporter of the Arts Council of Oklahoma City for many years, supporting Festival of the Arts, Storytelling Festival, Sunday Twilight Concert Series and Opening Night.