A Fluid Life

November 10, 2017 · Posted In: Art, Encounter, Entertainment, Lifestyle

Fluid. That’s how digital graphic designer and fine art painter Dana Oltman describes her aesthetic. As art director for Identity Marketing Group (she was previously at Rebel Interactive) she fulfills client project wishes. She says […]

Lady G Behind the Scenes

November 8, 2017 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, People

Gretchen Carrol has helped plan the UNO Native Film Festival since the very beginning. Her input has only increased with the festival entering its fifth year showcasing Native American films for local Omaha audiences. “I’m […]

Nov. 10-12 Weekend Entertainment Picks

Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this weekly newsletter here PICK OF THE WEEK: Saturday, Nov. 11: This weekend’s artists reception at Hot Shops Art Gallery features a collection of artists dubbed The Magnificent 8– James Freeman, Tricia Hollins, […]

Encounter Destinations (Nov./Dec.)

November 6, 2017 · Posted In: Destinations, Entrepreneurs

Kelly Newell had a great idea—a consignment-style retail store—and needed a great location for it. She whittled her options to two bays, one in well-established Dundee, the other in Omaha’s redeveloping north downtown. “That was […]

Nov. 3-5 Weekend Entertainment Picks

November 2, 2017 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this weekly newsletter here PICK OF THE WEEK: Sunday, Nov. 5: It’s finally that time–the celebration of Omaha’s biggest and brightest business stars. Head to Omaha Magazine’sfourth annual Best of Omaha Festival and […]

Confessions of a Wedding DJ

November 1, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Nightlife

I’m a wedding DJ. That’s the first time I’ve publicly written this sentence. It’s been a long journey to get to this point right. I went from a 19-year-old starry-eyed kid with a plan to […]

Omaha Magazine Weekend Entertainment Picks Oct. 27-29

October 25, 2017 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this weekly newsletter here PICK OF THE WEEK: Sunday, Nov. 5: It’s almost here–the event so special we need to get it out two weeks in advance. It’s Omaha Magazine’s fourth annual Best […]

The Comedian in the Jetpack

Posted In: Entertainment, Nightlife, Omaha Magazine

In June of 2000, Richard Reese took his first tentative—but eager—steps into the brutal, addictive world of standup comedy on the stage of what was then Jokers Comedy Club in the Old Market. After just […]

With A Beard and a Smile

October 23, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Music

Walking into Lookout Lounge is a different experience than entering other music venues around Omaha. Admittedly, it feels a little strange driving into a business plaza just south of 72nd and Dodge streets for a […]

October 20-22 Weekend Entertainment Picks

October 18, 2017 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Food & Drink, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this weekly newsletter here PICK OF THE WEEK: Friday, Oct. 20, to Saturday, Oct. 21: No matter what you think of Russia, the country has brought us some incredibly talented composers. Catch Rachmaninoff […]


 
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