Curtis Stigers to Close Jazz on the Green

July 24th, 2021

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha—Jazz on the Green closes next week with award-winning singer, songwriter, and saxophonist, Curtis Stigers. Known for multiple best-selling albums, Stigers was multi-instrumentalist from early on, playing classical, jazz, and even punk music. Before long, Stigers found himself living in New York City.

Featuring Curtis Stigers

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Big Canvas is Back

July 7th, 2021

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Big Canvas Improv is back and with a new theater in Blackstone. The nonprofit’s motto is comedy for everyone, and there are several forms comedy shows and classes offered.

Featuring Doug Rothgeb, Artistic Director of Big Canvas.

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UNO Celebrates America, ‘Let Freedom Ring’

July 2nd, 2021

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—UNO continues a long standing tradition this Monday with the annual Carillon Bell concert. “Let Freedom Ring” featuring Brent Shaw is a celebration at the Henningson Memorial Campanile on campus. UNO School of Music Operations Manager, Julianne Furey.

Featuring Brent Shaw and Julianne Furey

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Bemis Showcases Empathy in Next Show

June 4th, 2021

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—The Bemis Center for Contemporary Art opens a new exhibition this week, All Together, Amongst Many: Reflections on Empathy. 20 multi-generational artists working across various media foster empathy in conversations about the environment and human rights.

Featuring Rachel Adams, Chief Curator and Director of Programs at the Bemis Center and Artist Marcus Fischer

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Cathedral Arts Project to Host Organist, Jan Kraybill

May 15th, 2021

By Corbin Hirschhorn

The Cathedral Arts Project Welcomes Grammy nominated Organist and Organ Conservator for the Kaufman Center in Kansas City Jan Kraybill this Sunday. Not only does she play the organ, but she maintains them, not unlike her Harley. Apparently, they’re not so dissimilar.

Featuring Jan Kraybill

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Tiffany Williams Performs for Vesper Concert Series

April 16th, 2021

By Corbin Hirschhorn

This Sunday, Vesper Concert Series will present Tiffany Williams’ Can You Hear Me Now?: Giving Voice to the Black Art Song and Spiritual. Williams performed on a Vesper Concert of Gospel Music in 2019, and this will be her first solo performance with the series. Williams has a diverse background in music, learning both gospel and classical, eventually double majoring in voice and piano.

Featuring Soprano, Tiffany Williams.

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