The BOK Center, or Bank of Oklahoma Center, is a 19,199-seat multi-purpose arena and a primary indoor sports and event venue in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Designed to accommodate arena football, hockey, basketball, concerts, and similar events, the facility was built at a cost of $178 million in public funds and $18 million in privately funded upgrades. Ground was broken on August 31, 2005 and a ribbon-cutting ceremony involving Tulsa musicians Garth Brooks and Hanson took place on August 30, 2008. The arena’s schedule of concerts and other events began on August 31 with a community choir hosted by Sam Harris. GuRuStu had the opportunity to present marketing concepts for Jesus Christ Superstar, a 1970 rock opera that was set to perform at the BOK Center.