Art and science collide in KANEKO’s “light” exhibit

By Danielle Meadows Pieces from 12 artists shine inside KANEKO, a gallery space that’s known for being unconventional. The newest exhibit inside the 60,000-square-foot building contains...

UNO public art class embraces uncomfortable world

Danielle Meadows SENIOR REPORTER The smell of sawdust lingers in the air inside UNO’s Ceramics and Sculpture Lab as students shape plywood into cringe-worthy words. David Helm...

Playhouse’s “Stupid F*ing Bird” is a sad f*ing comedy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_LId9UkUmQQ By Adam Abou-Nasr CONTRIBUTOR Days after World Mental Health Day, the comedy “Stupid F*king Bird” opened at the Omaha Community Playhouse. Almost ironically, all seven characters...

Jave Yoshimoto combines action and art

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR Jave Yoshimoto, an art professor at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, has been nominated for the Omaha Entertainment & Arts award...

UNO Theatre starts season with “Our Town”

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha Theatre has begun its 2017-2018 theater season with the production of “Our Town.” “Our Town” is split...

UNO art student launches solo art show

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR University of Nebraska at Omaha art student Laura Simpson has launched a solo art show titled “Episode Twenty-Five” at the Harney Street...

Omaha Community Playhouse features UNO graduate in “Mamma Mia!”

Madeline Miller SENIOR REPORTER Whether you loved or hated the 2008 Meryl Streep movie “Mamma Mia!,” you’re in for an exciting ride with the vastly different...

UNO theatre sets season into motion

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha 2017-2018 theatre season has already been set into motion with first auditions held earlier this week. “There’s an overall theme to the season,”...