Ragtime – Young Actress Pieper Roeder

Ragtime – Young Actress Pieper Roeder

?: christian robertson photography Opening on May 31, Director Kimberly Faith Hickman and her cast of 37 volunteer actors have tirelessly been preparing to bring Ragtime to life at the Omaha Community Playhouse. Set in New York in the early 20th century, the plot...
Beyond the Masterworks

Beyond the Masterworks

? jim williams Unexpected Ways to Engage with ArtOver the last 88 years, Joslyn Art Museum has vaulted well beyond mere “attraction,” establishing itself as a priceless piece in our region’s eclectic arts and cultural array.Emphasizing accessibility with no-cost...
We Don’t Coast – We Entertain

We Don’t Coast – We Entertain

? the orpheum | ? courtesy of omaha performing arts Whether on stage or screen, entertainment here is more than an avenue for diversion; it’s one of the ways we strengthen community. Engaging, laughing, crying and clapping – together. When the lights go down and the...
The Playlist: Our top 10 Jazz Joints

The Playlist: Our top 10 Jazz Joints

?Love’s Jazz and Art Center It’s been said, “if you wanted to make the big leagues, you came and played in Omaha.”From the early 1920s, Omaha has been home to a vibrant jazz and blues scene with notable venues like The Dreamland Ballroom and The Red Lion shining...