USAO News Bureau

'Te Ata' Rehearsals Now Underway

Friday, July 28, 2006

CHICKASHA - Rehearsals for the world premiere production of “Te Ata,” by JudyLee Oliva, are underway at the University of Science and Arts. The off-Broadway play with music runs Aug. 5-13 in the newly renovated and renamed Te Ata Memorial Auditorium at USAO. From left are Katie Barton of Norman, Donna Brooks of New York (back), DeLanna Studi of Los Angeles (front), Robert Cheadle of Ada, Nancy Goate of Oklahoma City, Scott Stoney of Dayton, Ohio, Brandon Blankenship of Ada and Julie Ray Burwell of Ada. Tickets are on sale now by phone at (405) 574-1213. More information about “Te Ata” is available online at www.TeAtaWorldPremiere.com and a new photo gallery is available at www.usao.edu/news/Photo_Gallery_Folders/TeAta/Rehearsal1.htm