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Arts
5:05 am
Thu November 29, 2012

OAYO's Holiday Collaboration Returns

This weekend, the Omaha Area Youth Orchestra presents its 2nd annual Holiday Concert Collaboration.

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Arts
5:05 am
Wed November 28, 2012

Holiday Under Glass starts today at Joslyn

This year, the Joslyn Art Museum’s Holiday Under Glass series will nearly double its offerings with nine concerts.

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Arts
6:06 am
Wed November 21, 2012

Holiday Lights Kicks off on Thanksgiving

Holiday Lights Festival 2011

The 13th annual Holiday Lights Festival kicks off Thanksgiving evening at 6:00 p.m.

That’s when Mayor Jim Suttle will light up the Gene Leahy Mall.  Chris Kircher, Vice President of Corporate Affairs for ConAgra, says this year CenturyLink will be handing out LED lights to the first 3,000 people in attendance. 

He says they want people to light their lights at the same time as the mayor switches on the lights downtown.

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Arts
6:06 am
Fri November 16, 2012

Joshua Bell plays with the Omaha Symphony

Joshua Bell

Virtuoso violinist Joshua Bell performs with the Omaha Symphony tonight and tomorrow at the Holland Center. 

Bell will be performing Tchaikovsky’s “Violin Concerto,” a piece he says was considered unplayable when it was composed because of its considerable technical challenges.

Though Bell has played the piece more than a thousand times, he says he never tires of it.

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Arts
3:34 pm
Thu October 25, 2012

SHREK! The Musical comes to the Orpheum

SHREK! The Musical is onstage at the Orpheum Theatre through Sunday.

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Arts
5:06 am
Thu October 18, 2012

Cobweb Castle is Perfect for Pint-Sized Visitors

Cobweb Castle, Courtesy of Omaha Children's Museum

Cobweb Castle is the Omaha Children’s Museum’s not-so-scary haunted house.

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Arts
5:06 am
Wed October 17, 2012

Artists Support Artists at the Bemis

There are about 250 artists participating in the Bemis Center’s 14th Annual Art Auction this Saturday.

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Arts
5:06 am
Wed October 17, 2012

Local Filmmakers Shine in Showcase

Film Streams’ Local Filmmakers Showcase had a different set of judges this year.

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Arts
1:00 am
Wed October 17, 2012

Historic north Omaha building to become an arts and culture center

A vacant building in north Omaha will soon become an arts and culture center thanks to a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Arts
5:06 am
Wed October 10, 2012

Calling all playwrights

Great Plains Theatre Conference 2012, by Thomas Grady

The Great Plains Theatre Conference announced a Call for Plays recently.

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