<p><em>Atropos </em>by Nolan Tredway</p> Surface Tension: Nolan Tredway

Friday, Sept. 19

Performance by Dan Smith of Listener

Project Project

1818 Vinton St.

6-9 p.m.

Free to public

projectprojectomaha@gmail.com

 

Metro arts entrepreneurs Joel Damon and Josh Powell have regrouped to bring another version of their always entertaining DIY events, this time to Vinton Street. They call this current collaboration “Project Project,” “an experimental space that focuses on promoting and...

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THE ART OF PUPPETRY

Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia has landed here, offering superb puppetry in a production presented by The Rose. The full title of this charming attraction is The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Eric Carle Favorites i.e.  the Caterpillar is one of several elements. Three tales unfold, each taken from Carle’s books.

Two exceptional Canadian artists, Jackson Fowlow and Graeme Black Robinson manipulate a wide variety...

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Omaha Theatre Fall Preview

            Fall has arrived which means another season of Omaha theatre is in full swing. The next few months promise to offer a variety of productions from several area theatres.

            The Omaha Community Playhouse kicked off its season in the Howard Drew Theatre with the spectacle-laden Enron by Lucy Prebble, closing September 14th. The play chronicling the early 21st century energy giant’s collapse...

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<p>A stunning work of art and design by Cedric Hartman, Harvest of Plenty

Summer made a late brief appearance recently in the Metro which means autumn can’t be far behind with its palette of “Go Big Red” and much more. Fall’s colorful harvest will also include some promising visual arts events and exhibits in October and November with a few already underway here in September.

Besides openings featuring traditional mediums and genres, several venues will offer alternate takes on video,...

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THE DROWSY CHAPERONE

FRIDAY 12

Sept. 12- Oct. 12

THE DROWSY CHAPERONE

Howard and Rhonda Hawks Mainstage Theatre

Omaha Community Playhouse

6915 Cass St.

Weds.-Sat.: 7:30 p.m. Sunday: 2 p.m.

Tickets $25-$40

www.OmahaPlayhouse.org

This send-up of 1920 musicals comes full of songs such as you might have heard back then, something like waltzes, a tango or two, bouncy toe-tapping moments. But you weren’t around during that time, were...

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HEARTS OF DARKNESS

We Are Proud to Present, A Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as Southwest Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884-1915 is the play’s full title. Reading it,  you might say “Huh?”  It looks kind of weird, right?   Thus does playwright Jackie Sibblies Drury provoke you from the outset.  Actually she’s taking on the personas of six actors who don’t have it all together,...

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