Art Show + Party

November 18, 2013 · Posted In: Art, Downtown, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Nightlife, Online Exclusive

This Thursday at 7 p.m., Sokol Auditorium will host Omaha’s inaugural RAWards semifinals. Twenty-five local artists across nine categories will compete for a chance to be one of nine finalists at the National RAWards in […]

This Is Halloween

Restoring Hearts Celebration

October 4, 2013 · Posted In: Giving, Nonprofit, Online Exclusive

In the spring of 2013, young men and women from Omaha Home for Boys programs spent 18 weeks learning, laughing, and collaborating on the restoration of MishMash, the Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail motorcycle rebuilt as part […]

Dance, Girl, Dance!

September 30, 2013 · Posted In: Entertainment, Online Exclusive, Theatre

Judy Leppek’s performance was this reviewer’s favorite in Ballet Nebraska’s recent production of Snow White at The Rose Theater. Luppek’s regal bearing, perpetually pursed lips, and impossibly long neck made quite an impression. She performed […]

Red-Redder-Reddest

September 26, 2013 · Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Online Exclusive, Theatre

Just as in a certain M. Night Shyamalan “I see dead people” film, the color red is used almost as code in the Omaha Community Playhouse blockbuster production of the much-anticipated Les Misérables. Early scenes […]

Play Me, I’m Yours

August 23, 2013 · Posted In: Art, Entertainment, Music, Online Exclusive, Places

Rogue pianos. Those are not two words one typically finds sharing space together. It’s Susan Thomas’ fault, really. As executive director of Omaha Creative Institute, Thomas is thrilled that local businesses and creatives around town […]

Design is My Therapy

August 19, 2013 · Posted In: Fashion, Lifestyle, Online Exclusive, Style, Stylists

The past few years have collectively been similar to stepping on a land mine. It felt like I had been torn to bits. I couldn’t see through the smoke. When it started to clear, I […]

Fashion: A Summer Stroll in the Old Market

June 11, 2013 · Posted In: Beauty, Downtown, Fashion, Online Exclusive, Style

Model Vanyce of Omaha struts her stuff in the Old Market, wearing vibrant outfits from Souq, Ltd. Photo 1: Striped Sailor Dress ($125) and Rainstoppers Red Umbrella ($19) Photos 2 & 4: Straw Hat with White […]