2018 March/April Stage Performances

February 23, 2018 · Posted In: Performances

Comedy shows Recurring Thursdays-Saturdays at The Backline Comedy Theatre, 1618 Harney St. Primarily long-form improv, the Backline also hosts standup shows, short-form improv shows, and occasionally sketch shows. INTERROGATED, the Backline’s premiere show, recurs every Friday. […]

2018 January/February Performances

December 27, 2017 · Posted In: Calendar, Comedy, Performances

Spectrum Dance Theater: A Rap on Race Jan. 9 at Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. Based on the 1970 conversation between James Baldwin and Margaret Mead, this production enlivens the conversation on race using […]

2017 November/December Performing Arts

October 31, 2017 · Posted In: Performances

Stupid F@#%ING Bird, Through Nov. 12 at Omaha Community Playhouse, 6915 Cass St. This “sort-of adaptation” of The Seagull by Anton Chekhov tells a story in which an aspiring young director battles against the art created by […]

2017 September/October Performances

September 1, 2017 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Performances

Babe the Sheep Pig, Sept. 8-24 at The Rose Theater, 2001 Farnam St. Babe the piglet is brought to Hogget Farm, where, with some help from a dog named Fly, he discovers he has a unique […]

2017 July/August Performances

June 30, 2017 · Posted In: Calendar, Performances

Shakespeare On The Green: The Merry Wives of Windsor: July 1, 2, 7, and 9 at Elmwood Park, 411-1/2 N. Elmwood Road. Windsor is at a crossroads. All the elements that constitute the town—social strata, tradition, […]

2017 May/June Performances

May 1, 2017 · Posted In: Performances

*Catherland: Through May 14 at Shelterbelt Theatre, 3225 California St. A budding author and her husband head to Red Cloud, Nebraska, to begin a simpler life, but a slew of mysterious guests prove that there’s nothing […]