The Healing Arts program at UNMC gives patients a sense of peace

Hanna Stock ONLINE CONTENT MANAGER Artist: Dale Chihuly Exhibit: The Healing Arts program at UNMC Cancer Center Gallery Hours: General Public Saturdays 1 to 2 p.m. Cost: Free The Healing...

Swift gives strong performance at Qwest

Sparks flew and the audience cheered as Taylor Swift took the Qwest Center stage on May 28. Kicking off her "Speak Now" tour with two shows in Omaha, Swift opened the concert  with the song "Sparks Fly," and true to the song lyrics, the audience was showered with sparklers held by Swift's performers as they floated above the stage.


Femme Fest calls for festival submissions

Kelly Langin ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR Benson First Friday Femme Fest will hold its second annual event on Sept. 2. Femme Fest is a festival focused...

UNO students participate in Omaha Fashion Week

Brooke Criswell ONLINE CONTENT MANAGER Flashing lights, thumping music and models strutting down the catwalk – Omaha Fashion Week has just ended. Now in its ninth year,...

Midtown Crossing’s End of Summer Concert Series returns to Turner Park

If the end-of-summer blues is setting in, here's something that'll certainly perk you up. Midtown Crossing’s End of Summer Concert Series returns to Turner Park...

Behind the scenes at the UNO Theatre Department

Grace Kimnach CONTRIBUTOR A wooden door stands 2 inches tall, surrounded by foot-high walls, sitting atop intricately placed cobblestone shards. Wisps of spaghetti-thin plastic vines wrap...

Star Wars spin-off gets cast

Derek Munyon Arts & Entertainment Editor Have you ever wondered how Princess Leia got the Death Star blueprints at the beginning of Episode IV? That question will...

Netflix original series “Santa Clarita Diet” struggles in first season

Jeff Turner SENIOR STAFF WRITER “Santa Clarita Diet” is a great pitch. There are opportunities for clever jabs at suburbia and some atmospheric, memorable moments. Showrunner...