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Release Date: May 09, 2017

by Chickasaw Nation Media Relations Office

  • Pictured are Jae L. and Crossover, the musical group featured in the monthly McSwain Theatre show which spotlights local singers and performers. They are, at back from left, Jody Teeter, Mike Price, Greg Griffin, Kenny Anderson, Jeff McDonald, Wayne Morton and Debbie Allen; in front, Tara Scott, Jae L. Stilwell and Gary Bryan.

  • The McSwain Theatre’s neon sign illuminates the corner of Main and Townsend in downtown Ada.

ADA, Okla. – Local vocalists will join Jae L. and the Crossover band 7 p.m., Saturday, May 20, on the historic McSwain Theatre stage for a special show paying tribute to the men and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces.

Guest performers for this special show include: Donna Marie and Haley Miller, Ada; Ethan Stedman, Ardmore; Pat Payne, Ringling; Shayla Coplen, Stigler; Maddox Ross, Choctaw and Anne Young, Murphy, Texas.

Armed Forces Day is an annual national observance in the U.S. on the third Saturday of May. It is the final day of Armed Forces Week, which begins on the second Saturday of May. Honorees include those who served—past or present, in war or in peace—with the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard and National Guard.

Jae L. and Crossover shows encourage audience participation and interaction. The band routinely takes requests and suggestions from the audience.

Crossover musicians have decades of combined experience performing with artists who specialize in all genres of music. Band members include Jody Teeter, Jeff Donaldson, Greg Griffin, Wayne Morton, Mike Price, Gary Bryan, Kenny Anderson, Debbie Allen and Tara Scott.

The McSwain Theatre is located at 130 W. Main Street. Season tickets for all Jae L. and Crossover shows are now available. For ticket information, contact the McSwain office at 580-332-8108 or at

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Last Updated: 09/16/2016