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Theatrix presents "Neighborhood 3:  Requisition of Doom" Feb. 22-25.

calendar icon15 Feb 2018    

Theatrix continues its season with 'Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom'

Lincoln, Neb.--Theatrix, the student-run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, continues its 2017-2018 season with Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom, written by Jennifer Haley and directed by University of Nebraska student, Kaitlin Triplett.

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Danny Elfman

calendar icon31 Jan 2018    

The Ross, Lied Center present Q&A with composer Danny Elfman

Lincoln, Neb.--The Ross Media Arts Center and the Lied Center for Performing Arts present a special free screening of A NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS followed by a Q&A with composer Danny Elfman.

The film screening will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 20 with the Q&A immediately to follow.

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Left to right:  Brendan Harkin, Swetha Gadwal, Mike Hamilton, Tyson Fiscus, Megan Elliott and Rick Endacott at Pixar Animation Studios. Photo by Joe Starkey.

calendar icon23 Jan 2018    

Carson Center team tours spaces in California

Lincoln, Neb.--As the opening date for the new Johnny Carson Center for Emeging Media Arts rapidly approaches in fall 2019, the team responsible for turning the former Nebraska Bookstore into the home for the new center, went to San Francisco and Los Angeles in December to tour spaces and be inspired. 

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calendar icon23 Jan 2018    

Ross schedule included several Oscar nominated films

Lincoln, Neb.--Programming at The Ross fared very well indeed with the Oscar nominations announced this morning.  Ten movies currently playing, already played, or will be playing at The Ross received 30 nominations. 

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calendar icon26 Nov 2017    

Applications sought for Nebraska Young Artist Awards

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts is seeking applications for the 21st annual Nebraska Young Artist Awards.

The awards annually recognize 11th-grade students from Nebraska who are talented in visual art, dance, music, theatre, and film and new media. These students exemplify the pinnacles of creativity in one of the fine and performing arts.

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The Lakeshore Dolls, an acapella trio based in Chicago, headline The Holiday Cabaret ensemble. The Nebraska Repertory Theatre creates a new holiday tradition with "The Holiday Cabaret" Dec. 13-17 in Studio Theatre.

calendar icon21 Nov 2017    

Nebraska Rep begins new holiday tradition with 'The Holiday Cabaret'

Lincoln, Neb.--The Nebraska Repertory Theatre begins a new holiday tradition this December with “The Holiday Cabaret.” Enjoy holiday standards performed by past Rep performers, emerging artists and our special guests and Chicago’s premiere, sweet-singing female trio, The Lakeshore Dolls.

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calendar icon17 Nov 2017    

Theatrix continues its season with 'Stupid F##king Bird'

Lincoln, Neb.--Theatrix, the student-run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, continues its 2017-2018 season with Stupid F##king Bird, written by Aaron Posner and directed by University of Nebraska–Lincoln student Paul Schack.

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Christy Banks

calendar icon26 Oct 2017    

Clarinetist Banks returns for Masters Week

Christy Banks (B.M. 1996; D.M.A. 2005), assistant chair and associate professor of music and coordinator of woodwinds at Millersville University of Pennsylvania, is this year’s Masters Week candidate from the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts.

“I am thrilled,” Banks said. “This is such an honor.”

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The Nebraska Repertory Theatre presents "The Serpent" Nov. 3-19. Photo by John Ficenec.

calendar icon20 Oct 2017    

Nebraska Repertory Theatre presents 'The Serpent'

Lincoln, Neb.--The Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film with the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts announces the second production of the 2017-2018 Nebraska Repertory Theatre season. The state’s only regional professional theatre opens The Serpent by Jean-Claude van Itallie directed by Wesley Broulik with movement direction by guest artist Morgan Barbour beginning November 3.

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Theatrix presents "Nebraska: Nice" Oct. 26-29 in the Lab Theatre.

calendar icon19 Oct 2017    

Theatrix opens season with 'Nebraska: Nice'

Lincoln, Neb.--Theatrix, the student-run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, will open its 2017-2018 season with Nebraska: Nice, written and directed by Carson School students Hunter Mruz and Lindsey Parodi.
 
Performances are 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26-28, and 2 p.m. on Oct. 29. All performances take place in the Lab Theatre in the Temple Building at 12th and R Streets. Nebraska: Nice contains mature language and themes that may not be suitable for all audiences.
 

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