Omaha and Kansas City’s thriving punk scenes

  Jenna Hynek CONTRIBUTOR Lying to parents is a teenage staple to the screwed-up youth culture. It’s the most thrilling form of rebellion a teenager can commit with...

Tour Odyssey stops at the Slowdown

On Wednesday, March 6, Tour Odyssey will make a stop at the Slowdown.  The tour will be featuring the Dirty Heads, Shiny Toy Guns, Midi Matilda and Oh No Fiasco.


Hand to God: wild and bizarre

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR “Hand to God” is a dark comedy being performed through Dec 11 at the theater space shared by Snap! Productions and Shelterbelt...

Local artist follows her passion– and her students– into the world of watercolors

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER “Miss Mason, you’re the best art teacher in the world.” Julia Mason; an art teacher at Indian Hill Elementary School, Beals Elementary...

UNO Theatre Preview: Variety of works forecast a strong set of performances

By Andrew Aulner, Contributor Students looking for a poetic, dramatic, exciting, or musical experience need look no further than the upcoming shows of the November...

“The Greatest Showman” means well but fails to deliver

Hope Schreiner Going into a movie with high expectations is a dangerous thing. Sometimes it pays off, but other times you may leave the theater...

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UNO holds fifth annual BOCH Honors Festival, weekend-long music event

On Feb. 1-3, UNO's Department of Music held its fifth annual BOCH Honors festival. This event is a weekend long music extravaganza that brings together four out-of-state guest conductors, 100 music teachers and about 450 hard-working, high school musicians, from Nebraska and western Iowa.