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Shadows loom over memory lane.

 

‘Terra Firma’

 

Of love, nourishment and compassion

 

Speaking the speeches trippingly on the tongue

 

Creature Feature

 

Letters of Recommendation

 

Banner Year Celebration

 

The Bard arrives in many guises.

 

‘Treasure Island’

 

‘Every Direction is North’

 

Agents of Change

Sculptor and Creighton professor Littleton Alston’s powerful new exhibit, Hannibal, is on display at the Creighton Lied Art Gallery, 2500 California Plaza, until February 28th.  After five years of percolating within Alston, the resulting exhibit consists of monumental helmets built from steel cores, embellished with steel detail, tractor tires and bowling pins. 

There is, as well, a counterpoint of large drawn...


Poseidon and the Sea:

“The showpiece (of the exhibit) is a large marble Roman copy of a Greek statue of Poseidon. It’s the first thing you see when you walk into the show,” said Erin Averett, Assistant Professor of Archaeology at Creighton University and Adjunct Curator of Antiquities at Joslyn Art Museum.

 

Averett refers to Poseidon as one of the “big three” of the Olympian gods. Poseidon and his brothers, Zeus and Hades divided...


Dark Days in Dublin

Brigit Saint Brigit Theatre Company continues its mission of focusing on Irish culture in an earnest and respectable production of Sean O’Casey’s famed Juno and the Paycock.  Craig Lee’s excellently conceived set brings home the dreariness of life in these characters’ tenement. Filling the place with color, Joseph Miloni puts thoroughly dynamic character into “Joxer” Daly.

“Joxer” is hanger-on and buddy to...


Not a ‘Normal’ Design Challenge

Early on in the initial design meetings for the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next To Normal (currently playing in the Omaha Playhouse’s Howard Drew Theatre), director Amy Lane and designer, UNO Professor Steven Williams, tossed around different ideas about the stage design of the dynamic and heavy-hearted musical about a suburban family’s struggle to deal with a mother’s mental disorder.

Lane’s first step with...


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