Online Exclusive: ‘Rock of Ages’ at the Omaha Community Playhouse Brings ‘80’s to Today

Adam Abou-Nasr CONTRIBUTOR The hair, the attitude and the sound of ‘80’s rock are still alive in the Omaha Community Playhouse’s “Rock of Ages.” The jukebox-musical follows...

Emerging area artists will get their chance to shine

Omaha will have a chance to celebrate the arts with some of Nebraska's newest up-and-comers. The Union for Contemporary Art's first exhibition, Emerging!, will showcase some of Nebraska's best while introducing Omaha to the brand new non-profit organization and its pro-grams. Twelve emerging Nebraskan artists will be featured in this three-day exhibition.


Art departments showcase talent of thesis students and seniors

Graduation is a month away, and the final exhibitions of the spring 2012 semester hosted opening receptions Sunday, Apr. 1, in two UNO art galleries. Students were excited and eager to display their work for family, friends and alumni in a gallery setting.


Molding the Maverick, The story of the monument’s creation

By Zane Fletcher, Culture Editor The newest installation to the University of Nebraska at Omaha cultural landscape, the recently unleashed bull, stands proud and virile...

Family-friendly fun: UNO Theatre’s “Human Centipede” a handful

***All stories published in this week’s Gateway are satirical and should be treated as such. None of the stories printed are factual and do...

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...

More to offer for Mavs off-campus

Will Patterson ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR 1. The Iowa State Fair While requiring a longer drive than some more local entertainment the Iowa State Fair has earned...

The Union for Contemporary Art; Peeking into Peers’ Dreams

Jordan Kermodae CONTRIBUTOR It is like peeking into someone else’s dreams, as you walking into a world not seen before. Those are the dreams of Founder...