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Weekend events: ‘Grease’ sing-a-long, Starship featuring Mickey Thomas, Jake Owen

  • Published Thursday, June 26, 2014, at 12 a.m.


Sing along with ‘Grease’ at the Orpheum

If you have chills, they’ll be multiplying at Friday’s “Grease” singalong at the Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway. The screening features lyrics to the movie’s famous songs on the screen so that audience members can join in with Sandy and Danny. Attendees also are encouraged to wear “Grease” costumes or 1950s garb. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the movie starts at 7 p.m. Admission is $5 at the door, $4 for students, seniors and military. For more information, visit www.wichitaorpheum.com.

Jake Owen headlines Hartman Arena

Country star Jake Owen, known for hits such as “Alone With You” and “Don’t Think I Can’t Love You,” will headline a concert at 7 p.m. Sunday at Hartman Arena, 8151 N. Hartman Arena Drive in Park City. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. He’ll have two opening acts: The Cadillac Three followed by Parmalee. Tickets are $12.50, $22.50 and $42 and are available at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000. This is Owen’s fourth area appearance a since 2011. He opened for Jason Aldean last May, for Billy Currington at the 2012 Kansas State Fair, and for Keith Urban when he played Intrust Bank Arena in 2011.

Starship with Mickey Thomas at the Orpheum

Starship featuring Mickey Thomas, the singer who performed the vocal tracks for many 1980s hits including “We Built This City,” will perform at the Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway, on Sunday. Thomas joined the band, then called Jefferson Starship, in 1979. He also sang on the hits “Jane,” “Nothing Gonna Stop Us Now” and “Sara.” Tickets are $59, $55 and $49 and are available at Select-a-Seat outlets, at the Intrust Bank Arena box office, by calling 316-755-7328 or at www.selectaseat.com. For more information, visit www.wichitaorpheum.com.

Denise Neil

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