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November 13th, 2023

UNO Theatre Showcases Fall Musical

The cast and crew have been hard at work preparing this musical, with rehearsals starting a couple months ago, shortly after the fall semester began.

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November 7th, 2023

Annual Brass Day is Approaching

Local high school band students are encouraged to come participate in Brass Day each year. As an educator, Johnson says it is important to highlight the inclusivity within the brass area in an ensemble, and Brass Day provides the outlet to do so.

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The Nexy chapter Logo. Image Provided by The Next Chapter

November 1st, 2023

November Book Review by Shelly Mutum, Owner of The ‘Next Chapter Bookstore’

Shelly Mutum grew up reading books at the bookstore her family owned in Hastings Nebraska, and she has always loved books. When that bookstore closed, Shelly started The Next Chapter here in Omaha. Now she shares reviews of some of her favorite books. Hear them every first Wednesday of the month.This month she reviews The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches by Sangu Mandanna.

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An intimate evening with Bill and Karrin

October 30th, 2023

Bill and Karrin, an Intimate Evening in Omaha

Bill McGlaughlin, a well-known figure to many KVNO radio listeners as the host of the program “Exploring Music,” is coming to Omaha with her partner in life, Omaha native and jazz singer Karrin Allyson.

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Don Pasquale. Vanessa Becerra. Image Provided by Opera Omaha.

October 27th, 2023

Soprano Vanessa Becerra Plays The Only Women Cast in ‘Don Pasquale’

‘Don Pasquale’ Opera, offers two performances this weekend, with the first show commencing tonight at 7:30 and a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m.

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October 23rd, 2023

OCMS Prepares New “Heritage” Concert Series

For over two decades, the Omaha Chamber Music Society (OCMS) has been a steadfast pillar in the vibrant Omaha community, dedicated to bringing the beauty of chamber music, education, and outreach to its residents

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Gallery 1516. Current Exhibition. Image by Gabriel Escalera

October 20th, 2023

‘Gallery 1516’ Nebraska’s Biannual Exhibit

The current exhibition at Gallery 1516 near downtown Omaha, is the 2023 Nebraska Biannual, a juried exhibition open to all artists associated with Nebraska. The exhibition runs until December 17 and all the juries judging the submissions are also from Nebraska. 

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BTC- UNO Writer's Workshop. Image provided by Writer's workshop.

October 18th, 2023

‘BTC’ By UNO Writer’s Workshop

A monthly book review by the UNO Writer’s Workshop. This month features: Let’s Play White by Chesya Burke.

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October 13th, 2023

‘Joslyn Series’ at Strauss Performing Arts Center

The inaugural Joslyn Series kicks off this weekend, featuring the first of six captivating concerts. This series offers a unique chance for audiences to enjoy the orchestra on a relaxed Sunday afternoon.

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