UNO Jazz Program Performs Omaha Jitterbugs

March 26th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Director of UNO’s School of Music Washington García talks to Dr. Pete Madsen about the jazz ensemble’s performance at Omaha Jitterbugs this Friday, March 30.

City of Omaha says Farewell to a Great Musical Leader

March 22nd, 2018

By Melissa Dundis

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Renowned Acting Coach, Tom Todoroff Comes to UNO

March 22nd, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Tom Todoroff is a New York actor, producer, and director, but he’s probably best known now as a voice, speech and acting coach for some of the biggest names in the business—actors like Liam Neeson, Richard Gere, and Robert Wagner. And he’s good friends with local director Alexander Payne. He’ll be on UNO’s campus this Saturday and Sunday for a two-day personalized course for actors.

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Vesper Concerts, Concordia Trio

March 17th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—The Vesper Concert Series, now in its 30th season, is welcoming the Concordia String Trio to the Presbyterian Church of the Cross this week for Serenades and Such. The group will perform contemporary pieces and classics, including a five movement serenade by Dohnanyi and Beethoven’s serenade in D major, one of several from the German composer.

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‘African Body, Soul and MVMNT,’ Part 1

March 16th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE-African Body, Soul and MVMNT. It’s the music and narrative project by Edem Soul Music, fronted by Edem K. Garro, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. But maybe that’s not a fair description. For Garro, inspiration comes from many places, and there’s more to her creative identity than just performing music.

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Open House/Open Studios at Bemis

March 9th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts current residency joins artists from all over the country, focusing on painting, design and writing. They’ve been working hard in their studios since early January, and their works progress will be on display for the public this Saturday during Bemis Center’s Open House and Open Studios.

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