Chantal Pavageaux

A Show For The Ages

August 26, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, People

Art is many things to artists, art lovers, critics, and scholars. Two-dimensional art has its passive, observable beauty on the wall or on the pedestal, but the stage is the canvas of the living theater. […]

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Reaching Out with Both Arms

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

Ask former Husker standout Brian Duensing about transition—he’ll tell you about it. He’s doing some of his own, right now. Duensing is back in his home state, keeping that million dollar left arm—the one that’s […]

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A Toy Drive Straight to the Heart

August 23, 2019 · Posted In: Music, Omaha Magazine, People

Larry Dunn may be a soft-spoken guy, but physically, he exudes the traits that define outlaw country. His arms are covered in tattoos. His black T-shirt contrasts with his straw cowboy hat. Part Pete Seeger, […]

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Get Out(side) While You Can

August 22, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Aug. 22 to Sunday, Aug. 25: It all started with a picnic in 1964. Now Millard Days is a full week of shows, activities, and community building. Check […]

Aug. 15 2019 Newsletter

Celebrations, Sweat, and Starr

August 15, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Friday, Aug. 16 to Sunday, Sept. 15:  This Friday marks the opening night of the critically-acclaimed Broadway play, Sweat, at Omaha Community Playhouse. This Pulitzer Prize-winning (and three-time Tony Award […]

Toy Drive for Pine Ridge Video

August 9, 2019 · Posted In: Music, Omaha Magazine, People

Larry Dunn, better known around Omaha as Lash LaRue, has been collecting Christmas toys for the children of Pine Ridge since 2003. Through benefit concerts and general fundraising, his 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization not only provides […]

August 8, 2019 Newsletter

Communal Culture Clash

Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Aug. 8: It’s the second to last Jazz on the Green concert, featuring Marcos and Sabor. The Omaha-native duo plays a variety of music with a Latin flair. […]

August 1, 2019 Newsletter

Big Trucks, Small Treasures

Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Aug. 1 to Monday, Aug. 5: Technically, we’re late to the party on this one. Native Omaha Days officially kicked off July 29, but don’t worry–it’s going on […]

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Redlining to Rap Battles (and the Ribs in Between)

July 25, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Friday, July 26: The Union for Contemporary Art is hosting Undesign the Redline, an interactive exhibit with workshops and curriculum exploring the foundations of structural racism and the lingering […]

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Weekend Takeoff

July 17, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, July 18 to Saturday, July 20: With all this talk about invading Area 51, you may have been distracted from the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon […]