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Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 8/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 8/20/2017
by BWW on August 20, 2017 in Omaha

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/20/2017 for Omaha (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 20 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 20
by Audition Roundup on August 20, 2017 in Omaha

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 20, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of EMINENT DOMAIN at Omaha Community Playhouse Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of EMINENT DOMAIN at Omaha Community Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on August 16, 2017 in Omaha

Omaha Community Playhouse is getting ready for its upcoming world premiere production of Eminent Domain, which runs August 25 - September 17 in the Howard Drew Theatre and opens OCP's 93rd season. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in character below! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/18 - EVITA, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/18 - EVITA, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More!
by BWW Special on August 18, 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 Evita, Something Rotten, and more! (more...)
The Weisenheimers Improv Group Comes to OCP 9/29 The Weisenheimers Improv Group Comes to OCP 9/29
by BWW News Desk on August 15, 2017 in Omaha

Tickets for The Weisenheimers are now on sale at the Omaha Community Playhouse. The Weisenheimers improv group will hold two performances on Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30 at 7:30 p.m. both nights in the Howard Drew Theatre at the Omaha Community Playhouse. The group returns to OCP after a celebratory 20th anniversary reunion show in April 2017. (more...)
BWW Review: MY WAY: A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO FRANK SINATRA at Performing Arts Repertory Theatre BWW Review: MY WAY: A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO FRANK SINATRA at Performing Arts Repertory Theatre
by Christine Swerczek on August 11, 2017 in Omaha

Make your way to MY WAY: A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO FRANK SINATRA at the Performing Arts Repertory Theatre in the Crossroads Mall. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 11, 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 Chicago, Kill Local, 42nd Street, and More! (more...)
Tickets on Sale Now for MAMMA MIA! at Omaha Community Playhouse Tickets on Sale Now for MAMMA MIA! at Omaha Community Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on August 08, 2017 in Omaha

Tickets for the smash-hit musical Mamma Mia! are now on sale through the OCP box office. The production will run September 15 - October 15, 2017 in OCP's Hawks Mainstage Theatre. (more...)
Omaha Fashion Week Announces VIP Runway Finale Designers Omaha Fashion Week Announces VIP Runway Finale Designers
by BWW News Desk on August 07, 2017 in Omaha

Omaha Fashion Week presented by SAC Federal Credit Union is excited to announce the top ten designers selected to compete in the VIP Runway Finale on Saturday August 26, 2017 at Omaha Design Center. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 8/06/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 8/06/2017
by BWW on August 06, 2017 in Omaha

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/06/2017 for Omaha (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/4 - NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/4 - NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 04, 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 NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More! (more...)
Free Staged Reading of ANGELS IN AMERICA is Part of OCP's Alternative Programming Series Free Staged Reading of ANGELS IN AMERICA is Part of OCP's Alternative Programming Series
by BWW News Desk on August 02, 2017 in Omaha

A two-part staged reading of Angels in America will be held at the Omaha Community Playhouse as part of the Alternative Programming series. Part One: Millennium Approaches will be held Monday, August 7 at 7:30 p.m. in OCP's Hawks Mainstage Theatre and Part Two: Perestroika will be held on Monday, August 28 at 7:30 p.m. in OCP's Hawks Mainstage Theatre. The showings are free and open to the public with the opportunity for donation. No tickets or reservations are necessary. (more...)
Tickets On Sale for World Premiere of EMINENT DOMAIN at Omaha Community Playhouse Tickets On Sale for World Premiere of EMINENT DOMAIN at Omaha Community Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on August 01, 2017 in Omaha

Tickets for the world premiere of local playwright Laura Leininger-Campbell's Eminent Domain, which opens Omaha Community Playhouse's 93rd season, are now on sale through the OCP box office. The production will run August 25 - September 17, 2017 in OCP's Howard Drew Theatre. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 7/30/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 7/30/2017
by BWW on July 30, 2017 in Omaha

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/30/2017 for Omaha (more...)
Regional Roundup 7/28: WEST SIDE STORY at the Lyric Theatre, MAMMA MIA! at The Gateway, and SOMETHING ROTTEN in Kansas City! Regional Roundup 7/28: WEST SIDE STORY at the Lyric Theatre, MAMMA MIA! at The Gateway, and SOMETHING ROTTEN in Kansas City!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 28, 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, Mamma Mia!, Something Rotten, and More! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 7/23/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 7/23/2017
by BWW on July 23, 2017 in Omaha

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/23/2017 for Omaha (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 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 Newsies, Mamma Mia, and More! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 7/16/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Omaha - Week of 7/16/2017
by BWW on July 16, 2017 in Omaha

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/16/2017 for Omaha (more...)
BWW Review: A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM is a Funny Thing BWW Review: A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM is a Funny Thing
by Christine Swerczek on July 15, 2017 in Omaha

With so much theater happening in Omaha, it's difficult to garner a sold out crowd on a weekend night. But for those who want a mindless jaunt to the Roman Forum, this is your trip. It's quaint. It's charming. (It's filled with Ebkes.) And it's a funny thing. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 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 BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, PIPPIN, and more! (more...)
BWW Review: BILLY MCGUIGAN'S ROCK TWIST at Omaha Community Playhouse BWW Review: BILLY MCGUIGAN'S ROCK TWIST at Omaha Community Playhouse
by Christine Swerczek on July 13, 2017 in Omaha

Billy McGuigan runs on high-octane fuel and you can feel his energy emanating from the stage. This is an entertainer who works the crowd and works for the crowd. Everyone will get more than their money's worth. Believe the hype. (more...)
THE NATIONAL MONOLOGUE SLAM to Take Groundbreaking Acting Competition Around the U.S. THE NATIONAL MONOLOGUE SLAM to Take Groundbreaking Acting Competition Around the U.S.
by BWW News Desk on July 11, 2017 in Omaha

The folks who gave you Manhattan Monologue Slam are going national with The National Monologue Slam, the latest creation from the minds of Philip and Robert Galinsky.  The brothers have been serving the acting community since 2003 with their groundbreaking monthly competition The Manhattan Monologue Slam, an opportunity for emerging actors to perform for industry professionals each and every month by providing a panel of judges consisting of agents, casting directors, producers and the like, offering valuable advice and critiques of the performers.    (more...)
BILLY MCGUIGAN'S ROCK TWIST Comes to Omaha Community Playhouse 7/12-23 BILLY MCGUIGAN'S ROCK TWIST Comes to Omaha Community Playhouse 7/12-23
by BWW News Desk on July 12, 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. (more...)
PRINCESS DIANA THE MUSICAL Offering Free CD in Honor of Diana's Wedding Anniversary PRINCESS DIANA THE MUSICAL Offering Free CD in Honor of Diana's Wedding Anniversary
by BWW News Desk on July 10, 2017 in Omaha

JMR Productions today announced that the songs from the Princess Diana the Musical CD are available for free downloading by visiting JMRProductions.com in tribute to Princess Diana. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 9 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 9
by Audition Roundup on July 09, 2017 in Omaha

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 9, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)