- April 2 is Leon Russell's 75th birthday.
- He died last November in his Nashville home.
- Circle Cinema is hosting an event this weekend to benefit a memorial monument for Russell.
Tulsa's Circle Cinema is hosting a memorial birthday bash Sunday for the late musician Leon Russell.
The Oklahoma music legend died last November in Nashville.
A reception begins at 5:30 p.m. Sunday that will feature live music and food. A screening of ‘A Poem Is A Naked Person’ starts at 6:30 p.m.
The event started Saturday with a medallion dedication on the Oklahoma Walk of Fame outside the theatre.
Proceeds from the event benefit the Leon Russell Monument Fund.
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