Flavortown Mafia

Flavortown Mafia Puts the Shama Lama in Ska

May 24, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Omaha Magazine

Three things you should know about ska bands: You will never meet one with a really bad attitude; they have the best names; and they are all about fun—ska is about fun. It’s positive, happy […]

May 23 Newsletter

Memorial Day 2019

May 23, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Monday, May 27: Mondays aren’t technically the weekend, but it is Memorial Day, so here are some happenings you can attend. However you choose to spend your day, take […]

Robyn Helwig, Pacific Props

From Props in the Pacific to Detailing in Omaha

May 22, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Theatre

Despite initial skepticism from friends back home, Robyn Helwig isn’t regretting her decision to leave the Pacific Northwest for the Great Plains. In January the effervescent, 25-year-old Oregon native was honored with a 2019 Omaha […]

MICH, aka Mich Shirey

Start the Weekend on a High Note

May 15, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, May 16: Lizz Wright is a jazz and gospel singer and composer who has garnered widespread attention as one of the most venerable popular singers of her generation. […]

May 11 Events Newsletter | Mother's Day Must-Do's 2019

Mother’s Day Must-Do’s 2019

May 9, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, May 9: Thursday, May 9 and Saturday, May 11: The Black Swan Theory is a new project out of North Omaha from Lewade “Big Wade” Milliner. They put […]

P!nk in Omaha | A Night of Pop Magic

A Night of Pop Magic

May 8, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Web Exclusive

At the end of the video for P!nk’s first solo hit, “There You Go,” the pop singer crashes a motorcycle off a rooftop into an ex-boyfriend’s apartment in a shower of broken glass and fire, […]

South Omaha Cinco de Mayo Festival 2019

South Omaha Cinco de Mayo Festival 2019

May 6, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Carnival rides, dancing, and lots of tasty food filled the Cinco De Mayo festival 2019 in South Omaha May 3-5. This is one of the largest festivals of its kind in the United States, with […]

May 2, 2019 Weekly Newsletter

Bonsai and Benson

May 2, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, May 2:  Do you enjoy going to museums but sometimes wish there was someone there to help you understand the artists’ point of view? Then join Bemis Center’s […]

April 25, 2019 Newsletter Start Your Weekend Poppin'

Start Your Weekend Poppin’

April 25, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, April 25: Looking for a relaxing evening, but don’t want to stay in? Poetry and Popcorn at Emery’s Cafe will do you right tonight. You’ll get to enjoy […]

Nebraska Shakespeare

Gender Roles on Stage

April 19, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Theatre

“What is the world limiting me to, as a woman? And what if I wasn’t?” Katie Becker Colón asks as we discuss this summer’s production of All’s Well That Ends Well for Shakespeare on the […]