American hip-hop duo Atmosphere to play Slowdown

The American hip-hop duo from Minneapolis known as Atmosphere will take the stage at the Slowdown club on September 27. Slowdown is located downtown and doubles as a bar and music venue, so anyone under 18 years of age must have a notarized parental permission slip to attend the concert.


Buck Bowen to release new EP “Neuterections” this week

In 2007, Omaha native Buck Bowen took the stage for what was supposed to be his last show ever.  He had decided to quit music, once and for all.
 Without telling a soul, Bowen then left Omaha and set his sails for Costa Rica.  
Flash to present day, Bowen is back in Omaha making music. However, don't expect to see the same comedic rapper that you knew in 2007.  
 


UNO theatre announces 2012-2013 season

The UNO theatre department will stage five mainstage productions next year: William Shakespeare's "Titus Andronicus," Mary Zimmerman's "Mirror of the Invisible World," Liz Duffy Adams' "Or," Caridad Svich's "The Archaeology of Dreams" and Steven Gooch's "Female Transport."


International Studies shows “The Dialogue” Nov. 11

 

Monday, Nov. 11 from 4 to 6 pm, the International Studies Department is facilitating a showing of "The Dialogue," directed by Arnd Wachter, produced by Michigan State University (MSU) and created by Crossing Borders Education (CBE).


Criss Library: UNO students’ greatest untapped resource

UNO's Dr. C.C. & Mabel L. Criss Library or, as most students refer to it, simply "the library," is more than just a one-stop shop for borrowing books on campus. Tucked away behind its glossy interior and imposing size, there are many services that students do not even realize it offers.


The slice is right: Baxter’s brings dining option to Benson

With the rise of many bars, venues, restaurants and other miscellaneous businesses, Benson's late-night scene has become quite popular over the years. On any given weekend, the bars are nearly bursting with thirsty customers.
After a long night of thirst quenching, a lot of people get hungry. But after a certain hour, the dining options have been pretty scarce. Adding to the neighborhood's after-hours food scene, as well as giving a nod to Benson history, Baxter's has been serving up by-the-slice pizza and sandwiches since December - and they certainly have got it going on.
 


Criss Library features exhibit by UNO Theatre Department

Bright bursts of color and artistic designs fill the Criss Library Osborne Family Gallery. People attending the exhibit will see the different aspects of a collaborative theatre experience. It also showcases the process of taking a play to the stage.


‘The Nutcracker’ to bring holiday magic to Omaha

Get ready to embark on a magical journey with the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet's performance of "The Nutcracker" at the Orpheum Theatre. From the moment the lights dim, viewers will be transported to an enchanted place filled with sparkling costumes, magnificent sets and phenomenal dance numbers.