November 22, 2022
Oklahoma History Center to Hold “Holiday Special” Kilgen Organ Performance
OKLAHOMA CITY — On Monday, November 28, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., the Oklahoma History Center will present the 2022 winter performance of the Kilgen theater organ series, featuring organist Lance Luce playing selections with the theme “Holiday Special.” A short Laurel and Hardy film, Big Business (1929), will be shown and an audience sing-along is planned as a part of the performance.
Tickets for the performance are $10 for Oklahoma Historical Society members and $20 for non-members, and may be reserved by calling 405-522-0765. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Lance Luce is an internationally acclaimed theatre organist. He has played hundreds of concerts all over the United States, Canada, England and Australia. In 2014 he was awarded Organist of the Year by the American Theatre Organ Society. Most recently, he became the head organist for the Detroit Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan.
The Oklahoma History Center is a division of the Oklahoma Historical Society and is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, National Archives and is an accredited member of the American Alliance of Museums. The mission of the Oklahoma Historical Society is to collect, preserve and share the history and culture of the state of Oklahoma and its people. Founded in 1893 by members of the Territorial Press Association, the OHS maintains museums, historic sites and affiliates across the state. Through its research archives, exhibits, educational programs and publications the OHS chronicles the rich history of Oklahoma. For more information about the OHS, please visit www.okhistory.org.
Editor’s Note: Photos from previous performances are available upon request.