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DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST On Sale Now at Omaha Community Playhouse DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST On Sale Now at Omaha Community Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on April 25, 2017 in Omaha

 Disney's Beauty and the Beast, the first Disney production produced at the Omaha Community Playhouse, will run in the Hawks Mainstage Theatre at OCP May 26 - June 25, 2017. Tickets are available now at the OCP box office or online at OmahaPlayhouse.com  (more...)
Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of SUPERIOR DONUTS at Omaha Community Playhouse Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of SUPERIOR DONUTS at Omaha Community Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on April 24, 2017 in Omaha

Superior Donuts, running at the Omaha Community Playhouse May 5 - June 6, 2017 in the Howard Drew Theatre, takes place in the historic Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, where Arthur Przybyszewski runs the donut shop that has been in his family for 60 years. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the stars in character below! (more...)
JONAH: ON STAGE! to Splash Into Cinemas Next Month JONAH: ON STAGE! to Splash Into Cinemas Next Month
by BWW News Desk on April 24, 2017 in Omaha

Sight & Sound is taking its hit musical to the big screen. After being filmed before a live audience at the spectacular Lancaster, PA theater, JONAH: On Stage! will be featured on over 600 movie screens nationwide for a one-night event. (more...)
Browse and Add Your Listings to BroadwayWorld's Free Classifieds Browse and Add Your Listings to BroadwayWorld's Free Classifieds
by BWW News Desk on April 24, 2017 in Omaha

Looking for your next theatre related job? BroadwayWorld has a database full of listings for jobs in the theatre/entertainment industry! Looking for candidates to fill that open position? Adding a listing to the BroadwayWorld Classifieds is free! (more...)
BWW Review: Nik and Sarah's Cabaret: HOMEMADE FUSION at Club Vibe BWW Review: Nik and Sarah's Cabaret: HOMEMADE FUSION at Club Vibe
by Christine Swerczek on April 24, 2017 in Omaha

This is musical theater at its most personal. Take a small venue, one pianist, and a handful of really talented local performers, toss them together for a fusion of fun. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 4/23/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 4/23/2017
by BWW on April 23, 2017 in Omaha

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/23/2017 for Omaha (more...)
Go Inside the Minds of Teens at The Rose Theater's 22nd Annual Young Playwrights Festival Go Inside the Minds of Teens at The Rose Theater's 22nd Annual Young Playwrights Festival
by BWW News Desk on April 21, 2017 in Omaha

The 22nd anniversary of the Young Playwrights Festival will give audiences a glimpse into the minds of teens, May 4-7, 2017 at The Rose. Performances are May 4 (7pm FREE teen night), May 6 (7pm) and May 7 (4:30pm). The 22nd annual Festival showcases a large ensemble of talented teen actors, five creative young writers, and two professional director mentors, Kevin Ehrhart and Autumn Simpson. (more...)
Nominations NOW OPEN for 2017 BWW Dance Awards! Nominations NOW OPEN for 2017 BWW Dance Awards!
by BWW News Desk on April 21, 2017 in Omaha

Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2017 BWW Dance Awards! Dance professionals, professional dance companies, and professional dance productions in all dance genres in any part of the United States are eligible. The awards honor professional dance in America that took place from January 1st to December 31st 2016. Our editors have set the categories and now YOU get to nominate and vote for your favorites! Nominations are reader-submitted and will be open through May 15. (more...)
Nominations NOW OPEN for 2017 BWW Classical Music Awards! Nominations NOW OPEN for 2017 BWW Classical Music Awards!
by BWW News Desk on April 21, 2017 in Omaha

Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2017 BWW Classical Music Awards! The awards honor professional classical music recordings that were released from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016. Our BWW editors have set the categories and now YOU get to nominate and vote for your favorites! Nominations are reader-submitted and will be open through May 15th. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/21; TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Salt Lake, THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE in L.A. and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/21; TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Salt Lake, THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE in L.A. and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 21, 2017 in Omaha

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature WEST SIDE STORY in Philadelphia, THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE in Los Angeles, and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Salt Lake City, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
Bellevue Little Theatre to Close 2016-17 Season with ALL THE KING'S WOMEN Bellevue Little Theatre to Close 2016-17 Season with ALL THE KING'S WOMEN
by BWW News Desk on April 18, 2017 in Omaha

Bellevue Little Theatre's production of Luigi Jannuzzi's  'All the King's Women', the last show of the 2016--17 season, will open on Friday, May 5 and run week-ends through Sunday, May 21.  Curtain is at 7:30 PM Friday and Saturday evenings and 2 PM on Sundays. The theatre is located at 203 W. Mission in Bellevue. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 4/16/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 4/16/2017
by BWW on April 16, 2017 in Omaha

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/16/2017 for Omaha (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/14; A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JC SUPERSTAR in Raleigh and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/14; A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JC SUPERSTAR in Raleigh and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 14, 2017 in Omaha

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR in Raleigh, and SCOTTSBORO BOYS in Phoenix, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
Devised Theater Takes Center Stage at The Rose Theater Devised Theater Takes Center Stage at The Rose Theater
by BWW News Desk on April 11, 2017 in Omaha

The Rose Teens 'N' Theater program will present Young, Gifted & Black on Thursday, April 27 at 7 pm, Saturday, April 29 at 7 pm and Sunday, April 30 at 4:30 pm on The Rose Theater's Hitchcock Stage.   (more...)
The Rose Announces 2017-18 Season The Rose Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk on April 11, 2017 in Omaha

It is said that experience is the best teacher. Matt Gutschick, artistic director of The Rose Theater, puts a slight twist on that old idiom. 'Theater experience is the best teacher,' he says. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 4/09/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 4/09/2017
by BWW on April 09, 2017 in Omaha

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/09/2017 for Omaha (more...)
Omaha Performing Arts Reveals Winners of of OPA's BEAUTIFUL: The Carole King Musical Songwriting Competition Omaha Performing Arts Reveals Winners of of OPA's BEAUTIFUL: The Carole King Musical Songwriting Competition
by BWW News Desk on April 07, 2017 in Omaha

Today Omaha Performing Arts released videos of the top two local winners of OPA's BEAUTIFUL - The Carole King Musical Songwriting Competition. (more...)
BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL is Stunning! BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL is Stunning!
by Christine Swerczek on April 06, 2017 in Omaha

Carole King, Gerry Goffin, Cynthia Weil, and Barry Mann…what do these four people have in common? An insane amount of songwriting talent! A history filled with awards. And a story worth telling through their melodies and lyrics. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/7; NEXT TO NORMAL in Connecticut, I AM MY OWN WIFE in Oklahoma and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/7; NEXT TO NORMAL in Connecticut, I AM MY OWN WIFE in Oklahoma and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 07, 2017 in Omaha

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature NEXT TO NORMAL in Connecticut, I AM MY OWN WIFE in Oklahoma, and RULES OF SECONDS in Los Angeles, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
BILLY MCGUIGAN'S ROCK TWIST Comes to Omaha Community Playhouse in July BILLY MCGUIGAN'S ROCK TWIST Comes to Omaha Community Playhouse in July
by BWW News Desk on April 05, 2017 in Omaha

The Omaha Community Playhouse will present the world premiere of Billy McGuigan's Rock Twist July 12 - 23, 2017 in the Hawks Mainstage Theatre. Tickets for Billy McGuigan's Rock Twist go on sale to the public Friday, April 14 at 10 a.m. through the OCP box office. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 4/02/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 4/02/2017
by BWW on April 02, 2017 in Omaha

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/02/2017 for Omaha (more...)
Photo Flash: LEADING LADIES Opens 4/14 at the Omaha Community Playhouse Photo Flash: LEADING LADIES Opens 4/14 at the Omaha Community Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on March 31, 2017 in Omaha

Leading Ladies, running April 14 - May 7, 2017 in the Hawks Mainstage Theatre at Omaha Community Playhouse, is a hilarious comedy by Ken Ludwig. (more...)
Cast and Crew Announced for International Thespian Festival Opening Show Cast and Crew Announced for International Thespian Festival Opening Show
by BWW News Desk on March 31, 2017 in Omaha

Just 28 students, representing 13 states and Canada, have been chosen as the cast and crew for the opening performance of the 2017 International Thespian Festival (ITF) being held June 19-24 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 3/31; THE LAST FIVE YEARS in Omaha, CAROUSEL in L.A. and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 3/31; THE LAST FIVE YEARS in Omaha, CAROUSEL in L.A. and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on March 31, 2017 in Omaha

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature THE LAST FIVE YEARS in Omaha, LA CAGE AUX FOLLES in Tampa, and CAROUSEL in Los Angeles, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 3/26/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 3/26/2017
by BWW on March 26, 2017 in Omaha

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/26/2017 for Omaha (more...)