Southwestern Oklahoma State University
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Panorama 2016-17

Music. Magic. Memories.

SWOSU’s Panorama series has been bringing outstanding events to the Weatherford campus since 1991. Panorama is partially supported by an endowed lectureship sponsored by SBC. For more information on Panorama events, call the SWOSU Public Relations & Marketing Office at (580) 774-3063 or e-mail news@swosu. edu.

All events will be at 7:30 p.m.

Comedian Mike Birbiglia 10.27.2016

Mike Birbiglia

Get ready to laugh with Mike Birbiglia ­— comedian, writer, actor, and director known for his highly personal approach to comedy. 

Appearing in the well-known Orange is the New Black TV show and featured in the movie, Don’t Think Twice, Birbiglia’s popularity continues to rise with over 40 talk show appearances, including numerous times on The Tonight Show. Birbiglia is set apart from other comedians by his soft spoken, self-deprecating style and his effortless ability to coin a phrase like, “Olive Garden Italian,” “Baldological Clock,” and “Cracker Please”.  Join us in welcoming him to western Oklahoma.

Tickets go on sale September 6, 2016.

  • $10 for SWOSU Students, Faculty/Staff/Emeriti with valid SWOSU ID
  • $20 for General Public
  • $25 at the door

Performance at Pioneer Cellular Event Center

Magician Mike Super 11.10.2016

Mike Super

See the only magician in history to win a LIVE magic competition on primetime US network television, Mike Super. He was named Entertainer of the Year, Best Performing Artist of the Year, Best Novelty Performer of the Year and he was voted America’s Favorite Mystifier on NBC’s hit TV Show PHENOMENON. Be prepared to be mystified in his November show on campus. His legions of fans call themselves “THE SUPERFREAKS” and they grow with each show.

Tickets go on sale October 3, 2016

  • $5 for SWOSU Students, Faculty/Staff/Emeriti with valid SWOSU ID
  • $10 for General Public
  • $20 at the door

Performance at Fine Arts Center

The Gentlemen of Hip-Hop 02.02.2017

The Gentlemen of Hip Hop

It’s time to FLY in February with The Gentlemen of Hip-Hop, full of youthful energy, risk-taking movement, and clever choreography. The dancers are all street dancers —youthful, masculine, risk-taking, acrobatic, funky, and fun—who act as well as dance. TGOHH attracts highly diverse audiences appealing to young and old, male and female, and all ethnicities and cultures. From the concert’s opener, TGOHH invites the audience to join their on-stage fun … and it’s contagious.

Tickets go on sale January 5, 2017

  • $5 for SWOSU Students, Faculty/Staff/Emeriti with valid SWOSU ID
  • $10 for General Public
  • $20 at the door

Performance at Fine Arts Center

Taj Express:  The Bollywood Musical Revue 04.05.2017

Taj Express

The internationally-acclaimed Indian musical explodes with the sounds of India and Bollywood, capturing the vibrant, expressive spirit of the world of Bollywood movies that have been entertaining billions of people in India for generations. Through a fusion of film, dance, and music, this dazzling international sensation will take audiences on a live cinematic journey through modern Indian culture and society during their 2017 US tour. The production is a high energy celebration of new India’s pop music, Bollywood culture, and deep traditions featuring colorful costumes, joyful dance, and thrilling live music.

Tickets go on sale February 27, 2017

  • $5 for SWOSU Students, Faculty/Staff/Emeriti with valid SWOSU ID
  • $10 for General Public
  • $20 at the door

Performance at Fine Arts Center