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MUSIC Jewel May 4 No “Foolish Games” here: Singer/ songwriter Jewel has had lots of hits — enough to embark upon a greatesthits tour! At 8 p.m. May 4, it stops at Riverwind Casino, 1544 State Highway 9 in Norman. Tickets are $40-$60. Call 322-6000 or visit riverwind.com. ART Herb Ritts: Beauty and Celebrity May

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Dwelling Spaces Grand Opening 1 Henry Holder, Sarah Taylor, Becky Taylor, Sarah Morgan Visions 2012: A Night to Remember at Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club 2 Mike Hampton, Becky Taylor, Clay Taylor 3 Jim Winchester, Susan Winchester 4 Amy Shrodes, Whitney Zeka-McFadden, Shannon Remerowski Bob Moore 2013 Land Rover Unveiling at Gaillardia Country Club

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FILM Downton Abbey Dec. 26 The PBS runaway smash and Emmy darling Downton Abbey premieres its third season in January, but thanks to OETA, fans can see the first episode early, on the big screen and for free! Catch the British hit at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 26 at Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch.

Wow, a party!

Set for 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. on Oct. 26 at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club, the party is co-chaired this year by Beverly and Mark Funke, and Jane and David Thompson. “In the past, this was a seated gala, but last year, the co-chairs wanted to mix it up a bit,” says Kristy

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ART American Moderns, 1910-1960 Sept. 27-30 From Georgia O’Keeffe to Norman Rockwell, see 53 paintings and four sculptures by American Moderns, 1910-1960. The exhibition opens Sept. 27 at Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, and remains on display through Jan. 6, 2013. Admission is $10-$12. Call 236- 3100 or visit okcmoa.com. STAGE Kunal Nayyar

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MUSIC Yanni, Aug. 15 His locks may not be as free-flowing, but Yanni still has that New Age instrumental stuff all sewn up. With a new album in Truth of Touch, the world-famous musician performs at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 15 at the Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker. Tickets are $45-$125. Call 297-2264 or

SkyDance Bridge receives national award

Situated near Harvey Avenue, the 380-foot-long, $5.8 million bridge commissioned by the city of Oklahoma City includes a sculpture of a scissor-tailed flycatcher perched on it that rises 192 feet above the highway. Americans for the Arts is a nonprofit organization that works toward the advancement of arts and education. Public art experts Jean Greer,

Ghost Ranch and the Faraway Nearby

Ghost Ranch and the Faraway Nearby Oct. 1-31Craig Varjabedian’s photos of Georgia O’Keeffe’s one-time home comprise “Ghost Ranch and the Faraway Nearby,” on display through Jan. 8, 2012, at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd. Admission is $12.50. Call 478-2250 or visit nationalcowboymuseum.org.