UNO Connection series presents “Colonel Chicken”

Photo courtesy of UNO Theatre Katie Zimmerer CONTRIBUTOR What may seem like...

Get Carried Away with Disney’s Aladdin The Musical

Natalie McGovern CONTRIBUTOR You won’t have to pretend to enjoy this re-imagined film brought to life theatrically to the stage with Broadway’s “Aladdin” at the Orpheum...

OCP’s all-star production welcomes you into their swamp

Hailey Stessman CONTRIBUTOR It was opening weekend for Omaha Community Playhouse’s rendition of “Shrek The Musical,” a family inclusive experience with audience interactive moments and a...

Playhouse’s ‘Singin’ in the Rain’ loses magic of classic film

Adam Abou-Nasr Contributor A movie can sometimes capture a moment so perfectly that it transports an audience decades through time to the theater during its original...

Theater professor Doug Paterson retires after 34 years at UNO

Danielle Meadows CONTRIBUTOR All the world’s a stage—and Dr. Doug Paterson, who is retiring in May, proves it. After 43 years of teaching higher education (34 at...

Faculty Q&A with Jeremy Johnson of the Art Department

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Not only a pro assistant professor but a pro art advocate, Dr. Jeremy Johnson of the University of Nebraska at Omaha...

Monarch migration a metaphor for native America in Bemis Center exhibit

Danielle Meadows SENIOR REPORTER In fluttering swarms of orange and black, millions of monarchs migrate from Canada to Mexico every year. These butterflies, with only a lifespan...

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...