Lincoln, Neb.--This deftly crafted documentary, "The Winding Stream," opening at The Ross on Friday, Oct. 30, celebrates a country music dynasty — the Carter and Cash family.
The Norman A. Geske Cinema Showcase presents Beth Harrington, director of "The Winding Stream," who will be appearing at the 7:30 p.m. opening night screening on Friday, Oct. 30 for a Q&A with the audience following the screening.
LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music 28-voice chamber choir, the Chamber Singers, will perform in the Sheldon Museum of Art on Sunday afternoon October 25 at 4 p.m.
LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska Brass Quintet recital brings together several pieces from some of its favorite composers for its October 26 performance in Kimball Recital Hall beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Lincoln, Neb.--“The Bespoke Tailoring of Mister Bellamy,” a short film directed and produced by Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film alumnus Alexander Jeffery received $50,000 as the grand prize winner of the Louisiana Film Prize.
Twenty filmmaker finalists competed for the cash prize for a 15-minute film. According to founder Gregory Kallenberg, it’s the largest award for a short film in the world.
LINCOLN, Neb.— The UNL Jazz Orchestra (Dr. Paul Haar, director) and the UNL Big Band (Patrick Brown, director) will present a “Kick-Off” concert to celebrate the start of the jazz concert season in the Glenn Korff School of Music on Wednesday, October 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kimball Recital Hall. The concert will also feature new band fronts thanks to a gift from local supporters John and Laurie Tavlin.
LINCOLN, Neb.— On Friday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m., the Chiara String Quartet will be performing the second concert of the 2015-2016 Hixson-Lied Concert Series at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Kimball Recital Hall (11th and R Streets). The program, titled Chiara Soiree, will feature Arthur Foote’s A Night Piece and Scherzo, both for flute and string quartet with flutist John Bailey; Dohnányi’s Serenade in C Major for String Trio; and Brahms’, Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34 with pianist Mark Clinton.
LINCOLN, Neb.— The Thursday, October 15th University Singers concert will feature many of the seminal, 20th-Century works for mixed choir, including Samuel Barber’s Agnus Dei and will take place at the UNL Newman Center – St. Thomas Aquinas Church beginning at 7:30 p.m. The performance is free and open to the public.
Lincoln, Neb.—Paul Steger announced on Monday that he will be stepping down as Director of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, effective June 30, 2016, and will return to the faculty next Fall.
Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts is seeking applications for the 19th annual Nebraska Young Artist Awards.
The awards recognize 11th-grade students from Nebraska who are gifted and talented in the areas of visual art, dance, music, theater, and film and new media. These students exemplify the pinnacles of creativity in one of the fine and performing arts.