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April 19, 2014

Future of the Dream Theatre

TAHLEQUAH — Roy Rogers, Trigger and Dale Evans may make happy trails across the silver screen again soon, as live music and classic movies are in the future of the The Dream Theatre.

Larry Clark, manager of the downtown venue, said along with featuring local talent and new talent, he'll be bringing in some out of town talent, too. He's also on the lookout for filmmakers.

"I'd like to be in touch with local filmmakers, and I'm looking into making a full-length sports film of short videos," said Clark.

The second and fourth Thursday's, when there isn't music, and Friday's, Clark said, are movie nights.

"When we're not doing music, we're doing movies, mostly old classics," said Clark.

They've had a really good response to movies from the 50s and 60s, like, "Last Time I Saw Paris," and horror movies like, "The Terror" with Boris Karloff and a very young Jack NIcholson and, "Night of the Living Dead."

"Little Shop of Horrors" will be showing soon, Clark said, "and I'm going to bring back, "Tulsa," with Rita Hayward. It's kind of an old western with oil rigs."

He's looking at bringing in some old westerns, like Roy Rogers, said Clark.

"It makes for good date nights," he said.

For music they'll continue to promote area music and musicians and open up the stage to regional talent.

"I'm looking at bringing in some outside music," he said.

Film festivals, especially by local film makers, are also an event Clark is considering.

"Buffalo Gouge and the group he promotes brought Native American Ghost stories, I'd like to do more of that," he said.

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