Omaha Lit Fest Returns

In Arts, on September 12th, 2019

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Omaha, NE—The Omaha Lit Fest, an annual event that welcomes writers and readers from across the country is returning this weekend. Originally created by area novelist Timothy Schaffert, the event had been on hiatus but revived by Ted and Nicole Wheeler of the Dundee Company Roving Book Store.

Featuring Ted and Nicole Wheeler

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Cantus Arrives in Omaha, ‘One Giant Leap’

In Arts, on September 11th, 2019

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Omaha, NE—Cantus, one of the nation’s premier men’s vocal ensembles will perform at UNO this Thursday. The Twin Cities based group’s diverse repertoire delights many different audiences, featuring classical, contemporary, and pop selections. They’ve performed at some of the country’s finest venues, been awarded some of the most prestigious grants, and have been heard on national radio programs like NPR’s Tiny Desk and APM’s Performance Today. Entering their 25th year, this season’s tour begins here in Omaha.

Featuring Tenor, Paul Sholtz

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Artist’s Coop Opens ‘Charmingly Twisted’

In Arts, on September 3rd, 2019

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Omaha, NE—Tonight, the Artist Cooperative Gallery will open their next exhibition, Charmingly Twisted, featuring Jean Welborn and Cindy Rae Mathiasen.

Featuring Cindy Rae Mathiasen

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Omaha Symphony Season Tickets Available Now

In Arts, on September 3rd, 2019

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Omaha, NE—Omaha Symphony concert and season tickets are available now, leading up to its opening performance on September 20. Not quite a centenary yet, but at 99 years running, the thought crosses the minds of company members.

Featuring Resident and Principal Pops Conductor, Ernest Richardson

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Vesper Concert Series Returns, ‘At Home in Nebraska’

In Arts, on August 23rd, 2019

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Omaha, NE—This weekend, the Vesper Concert Series enters its 31st season with At Home in Nebraska, a concert featuring selections from contemporary and classic operas. Not only have many of Sunday’s musicians found home in Nebraska from elsewhere, but the afternoon’s contemporary selections also debuted here.

Featuring Hal France and Taylor Stayton

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Eko Nova Returns to Kaneko with Omaha Percussion Group

In Arts, on August 23rd, 2019

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Omaha, NE— Scott Shinbara, Percussionist, Music Educator, and member of the Omaha Percussion Group, will be performing the first Eko Nova Concert of the season at Kaneko. The ensemble employs both classic and contemporary techniques to share the scope of percussive music.

Featuring Percussionist Scott Shinbara

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