Category: Choctaw Casinos

Charlie Wilson—Welcome to the WOW!

Charlie Wilson—Welcome to the WOW!

| December 19, 2016 | Reply

Photos and short review by Mary Jane Farmer — Click on the link below to view more photos To use Choctaw Casinos’ own slogan, “Welcome To The Wow!” That’s what the Charlie Wilson show brought to the Grand Theater Friday night (Dec. 16, 2016). … Wow! … Bigtime Wow! … Las Vegas style Wow! Multi-award […]

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Aaron Watson and Grand Theater — quite a combo!

Aaron Watson and Grand Theater — quite a combo!

| December 16, 2016 | Reply

Photos and very short story by Mary Jane Farmer. For more photos, click on the link below. He came, he played, he conquered. That about sums up Aaron Watson and his band’s first gig in the Grand Theater, Choctaw Casino, Friday (Dec. 9). It was the first time that a Texas/Red Dirt Band has played […]

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Reba takes the house — or in this case, the Grand Theater — by storm

Reba takes the house — or in this case, the Grand Theater — by storm

| December 1, 2016 | Reply

Feature and photos by Mary Jane Farmer Click on the link for more photos Reba McEntire has to be one of the most gracious ladies in country music — following (or maybe even leading) the old-fashioned footsteps of other classics singers including her peers Tanya Tucker and Emmylou Harris, people who were raised with country values […]

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Chris Janson — Soaring Like An Eagle

Chris Janson — Soaring Like An Eagle

| November 20, 2016 | Reply

  Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer Kind, sweet, fun, respectful, entertaining, professional, gentleman, charismatic, more-than-just-a-musician, Chris Janson absolutely took the Grand Theater fans by the same passion he threw out there, Nov. 12. He did this with, of all things, only three musicians and very little, comparatively speaking with other Nashville music icons, […]

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Calibre 50

Calibre 50

| October 6, 2016 | Reply

Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer. For more photos, click on the link below In spite of having a hard time getting from their native Sinola, Mexico, to Durant,  Calibre 50 got onto the Grand Theater stage a short time after arrival and gave the performance of a lifetime, Friday, Oct. 1. Calibre 50 is […]

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