OutrSpaces Hosts Improv Piano and Experimental Percussion

May 11th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Founded just last year, OutrSpaces is rapidly becoming one of Omaha’s premier event venues. In addition to hosting performances by local and visiting artists, pretty much weekly, they’ve already spearheaded some original projects, like Conspire, a summer music festival, and recently a late night talk show. But performance wasn’t even the main idea. OutrSpaces serves Omaha artists as a rehearsal space, and its role quickly expanded. Co-founder, Philip Kolbo.

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Andrew Grams guest conducts “The Planets” with the Omaha Symphony

May 11th, 2018

By Melissa Dundis

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A final farewell to CEO James Johnson

April 19th, 2018

By Melissa Dundis

 

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City of Omaha says Farewell to a Great Musical Leader

March 22nd, 2018

By Melissa Dundis

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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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Vaudeville Takes the Stage Again in Benson

February 23rd, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Benson is bringing back old fashioned entertainment in a big way—Vaudeville. The Benson Theater has been out of commission for some years now. It was a popular movie theater in the mid-century, but in the ‘20s it was home for musicians, comedians, dancers, actors and magicians. That’s exactly the kind of entertainment Executive Director of the theatre Amy Ryan hopes to bring back to the neighborhood.

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