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QUIZ: Can You Guess the Hamilton Character from These Blurry Images? Photo QUIZ: Can You Guess the Hamilton Character from These Blurry Images?
by BWW News Desk on July 02, 2020 in Omaha

These Hamilton pictures are a bit blurry... can you figure out which characters they are?
Win A Ticket To The Seth Concert Series Starring Melissa Errico! Photo Win A Ticket To The Seth Concert Series Starring Melissa Errico!
by BWW Contests on July 01, 2020 in Omaha

We're giving two readers a chance to win a ticket to The Seth Rudetsky Concert Series starring Melissa Errico! The winners will receive a ticket to the virtual concert. Enter now!
QUIZ: Match the Lyric to the Hamilton Character! Photo QUIZ: Match the Lyric to the Hamilton Character!
by BWW News Desk on June 30, 2020 in Omaha

Think you know your @HamiltonMusical lyrics? Take our latest Hamilton quiz to see how well you do!
How Are Summer Theatre Camps Around the Country Making the Move to Online? Photo How Are Summer Theatre Camps Around the Country Making the Move to Online?
by BWW News Desk on June 30, 2020 in Omaha

With social distancing still in place and the safety of campers as their main concerns, what are the country's summer theatre camps doing this summer?
QUIZ: Which Obscure Hamilton Character Are You? Photo QUIZ: Which Obscure Hamilton Character Are You?
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2020 in Omaha

Are you more of a Samuel Seabury or James Reynolds? Take our latest Hamilton quiz to find out!
Voting Now Open For Final Week Of Broadway's NEXT ON STAGE Photo Voting Now Open For Final Week Of Broadway's NEXT ON STAGE
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2020 in Omaha

Voting for the final week is now open! The nominees have submitted all new songs for you to listen to before casting your vote!
BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams Celebrates HAMILTON Photo Exclusive: Broken Records QuaranStreams Celebrates HAMILTON on Disney+ with Andrea Burns!
by Ben Rimalower on June 29, 2020 in Omaha

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to Broadway star Andréa Burns about the Tony-winning musical 'In the Heights,' in which she originated the iconic role of Daniela. And in celebration fo the release of Hamilton on Disney+ (July 3), they also discuss the mega-hit musical and its creator, Lin-Manuel Miranda! Andréa has appeared in beloved shows such as 'Songs for a New World,' 'The Nance,' 'The Ritz,' and 'On Your Feet.' She is also currently the Monday guest host on Seth Rudetsky's acclaimed YouTube series 'Stars in the House.'
Bellevue Little Theatre Announces 2020-21 Season - GREASE, FOREVER PLAID, and Mo Photo Bellevue Little Theatre Announces 2020-21 Season - GREASE, FOREVER PLAID, and More!
by BWW News Desk on June 28, 2020 in Omaha

Bellevue Little Theatre has announced its upcoming season lineup, as well as information about auditions.
Opera Omaha Will Receive $200,000 in Grant Funding Photo Opera Omaha Will Receive $200,000 in Grant Funding
by BWW News Desk on June 27, 2020 in Omaha

Opera Omaha will receive $200,000 in Grant Funding for its Holland Community Opera Fellowship program from the National Endowment for the Arts' Our Town Grant and The Hearst Foundations.
Meet Our NEXT ON STAGE College Top 3! Photo Meet Our NEXT ON STAGE College Top 3!
by BWW News Desk on June 27, 2020 in Omaha

You voted, here they are! In no particular order, meet our top 3 in the college category.
VIDEO: The NEXT ON STAGE College Top 3 Announced TONIGHT With Guest Judge Derek Photo VIDEO: The NEXT ON STAGE College Top 3 Announced TONIGHT With Guest Judge Derek Klena!
by BWW News Desk on June 26, 2020 in Omaha

This week the judges will review the top 3 performers and provide feedback for them to use in their next performances which will be voted on by the public next week.
QUIZ: Only People Who Had a Hamilton Phase Can Get an A+ on This Trivia Quiz Photo QUIZ: Only People Who Had a Hamilton Phase Can Get an A+ on This Trivia Quiz
by BWW News Desk on June 25, 2020 in Omaha

All of this hype for #Hamilfilm is making us feel like it's 2015 again! So many #Ham4Ham episodes and memorizing the entire show... take our ultimate Hamilton Phase quiz and see how well you do!
VIDEO: The NEXT ON STAGE High School Top 3 Announced TONIGHT With Guest Judge De Photo VIDEO: The NEXT ON STAGE High School Top 3 Announced TONIGHT With Guest Judge Derek Klena!
by BWW News Desk on June 25, 2020 in Omaha

This week the judges will review the top 3 performers and provide feedback for them to use in their next performances which will be voted on by the public next week.
Meet Our NEXT ON STAGE High School Top 3! Photo Meet Our NEXT ON STAGE High School Top 3!
by BWW News Desk on June 26, 2020 in Omaha

You voted, here they are! In no particular order, meet our top 3 in the high school category.
Ankush Kumar Bahl Named Music Director Of The Omaha Symphony Photo Ankush Kumar Bahl Named Music Director Of The Omaha Symphony
by BWW News Desk on June 24, 2020 in Omaha

David Slosburg, chair of the Omaha Symphony Board of Directors, and David Diamond, chair of the Music Director Search Committee, announced today that conductor Ankush Kumar Bahl has been appointed the next music director of the Omaha Symphony effective at the beginning of the 2021-2022 season for a term of seven seasons.
QUIZ: Everyone is a Combination of Act 1 and Act 2 Hamilton Characters. Which On Photo QUIZ: Everyone is a Combination of Act 1 and Act 2 Hamilton Characters. Which One Are You?
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2020 in Omaha

We're getting excited for #Hamilfilm! Are you more of an Alexander/Philip or Laurens/Jefferson? Take our latest Hamilton quiz to find out!
Watch Lea Salonga & Seth Rudetsky Live In Concert (At Home) This Weekend Photo Watch Lea Salonga & Seth Rudetsky Live In Concert (At Home) This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2020 in Omaha

Hosted by beloved musical director and Sirius XM Star Seth Rudetsky, Lea Salonga will headline a live concert this weekend, June 28th at 9 AM ET with a replay of the concert will also be available to watch one time only at 8 PM ET!
It's Christmas in July at the Omaha Community Playhouse Photo It's Christmas in July at the Omaha Community Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2020 in Omaha

The Omaha Community Playhouse Announces Season Adjustment Photo The Omaha Community Playhouse Announces Season Adjustment
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2020 in Omaha

The Omaha Community Playhouse is changing the order in which shows will open during its 2020-21 season.
CHOIR BOY Tony Winner Jason Michael Webb Performs Free Online Concert This Frida Photo Tony Winner Jason Michael Webb Performs Free Online Concert
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2020 in Omaha

Broadway composer, lyricist, producer, and Tony Award-winning musical director/arranger Jason Michael Webb is the very special guest on this edition of Lied Live Online, a weekly online concert series presented by the Lied Center for Performing Arts in Lincoln, NE.
Voting Now Open For Broadway's NEXT ON STAGE Top 3 Photo Voting Now Open For Broadway's NEXT ON STAGE Top 3
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2020 in Omaha

Voting for the top 3 is now open! The nominees have submitted all new songs for you to listen to before casting your vote!
BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams Talks Diana Ross! Photo Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams Talks Diana Ross!
by Ben Rimalower on June 22, 2020 in Omaha

In this very special QuaranStreams, Ben and Daniel talk to Grammy-winning composer, musical director, and performer Billy Stritch about Liza Minnelli's 1992 concert at Radio City Music Hall, for which he arranged the music. Billy tells stories from his years of working with Liza, from their first meeting in 1991 to their decades of collaboration on projects such as 'Minnelli on Minnelli: Live at the Palace,' and 'Liza's at the Palace.' Billy has worked with many other showbiz legends such as Christine Ebersole, Marilyn Maye, and Linda Lavin. Tune in to 'Billy's Place' every Thursday at 8 PM on Facebook Live to hear Billy sing songs and tell stories from his apartment in New York City.
Meet Our NEXT ON STAGE College Top 5! Photo Meet Our NEXT ON STAGE College Top 5!
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2020 in Omaha

You voted, here they are! In no particular order, meet our top 5 in the college category.
VIDEO: The NEXT ON STAGE College Top 5 Announced TONIGHT With Guest Judges Orfeh Photo VIDEO: The NEXT ON STAGE College Top 5 Announced TONIGHT With Guest Judges Orfeh and Andy Karl!
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2020 in Omaha

This week the judges will review the top 5 performers and provide feedback for them to use in their next performances which will be voted on by the public next week.
Win A Ticket To Jessie Mueller On The Seth Concert Series! Photo Win A Ticket To Jessie Mueller On The Seth Concert Series!
by BWW Contests on June 18, 2020 in Omaha

We're giving two readers a chance to win a ticket to The Seth Rudetsky Concert Series starring Jessie Mueller! The winners will receive a ticket to the virtual concert. Enter now!