Omaha, NE—Opera Omaha returns to the stage of the Orpheum Theater tonight with Bellini’s bel canto masterpiece, The Capulets and the Montagues. Star-crossed lovers are torn by a feud between families. It’s a familiar story, but audiences who have not seen the opera might be surprised to see that the role of Romeo is played by a female mezzo-soprano.
Omaha, NE – About two dozen people gathered at the Western Heritage Trails Center in Council Bluffs last weekend. They were re-enacting the annual rendezvousâ€™ of trappers and traders held in the early 19th century.