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Lincoln 55+ Seniors Paper - Calendar of Events -   Winter 2020-21

          The Angels Theatre Salon Reading    Olde Glory Theatre, Seward  402      April 11 @ 7 pm Lincoln’s Symphony             Museums
            Series -  2 pm via ZOOM              304-5392  check for updates next    Orchestra: Edward Polochick &
          Mar 7 Knowing Cairo by Anddrea         show July 7 – 11 A Christmas        Anton Miller - In-person and virtual   UNL State Museum - Morrill Hall
            Stolowitz                            Story                               tickets available, all tickets are free   14th & Vine Sts. 402 472-2637 Wed
          Apr 11 Frozen Fluid by Fly Jamerson   www.oldeglorysewardne.com/           but ticket is requited for in-person   to Sat 9:30 am to 4:30 pm; Sun
          May 2 Brilliant Works of Art by Donna                                      performance - LSO Music Director     12:30 to 4:30 pm; need timed
            Hoke                              Youth Actors Academy of Lincoln 402    Edward Polochick and                 reservation  Adult $8; Senior $7; 5-
          www.angelscompany.org/                 417-4137 check website for          Concertmaster Anton Miller will      18 years $4; 4 & under 4 - Free.
            salon-reading-series/                updates  www.yaal.org/wordpress/    perform a range of popular and       Additional charge for planetarium.
                                                                                     classical pieces for violin and      https://museum.unl.edu/
          Nebraska Repertory Theatre - In the   Theatre Arts for Kids  check website   piano.                          Poop & Paws Explore the tracks,
            spirit of unity and safety, The      for updates   www.tafk.org/       Apr 15 @ 7:30 pm  Silkroad             poop and other clues animals
            Nebraska Repertory Theatre is                                            Ensemble - In-person and virtual     leave behind to determine who
            presenting its spring 2021 season   Performances of plays from the       tickets available - Founded by cel-  lives in which environments.
            virtually. All performances are      National Theatre in London          list Yo-Yo Ma, Silkroad Ensemble
            streamed online and offered free of   National Theatre @ Mary Riepma     creates music that engages differ-  Lincoln Children’s Zoo  1222 S 27th
            charge.  Tickets at The Rep web-     Ross Media Arts Center - check      ence, sparking radical cultural col-  St  Tue - Sun 10 am – 5 pm need
            site   www.nebraskarep.org           website for updates                 laboration and passion-driven        timed reservation Age 13-61-
          Apr 7 – 10 @ 7: 30 pm Apr 11 @ 2       www.theross.org                     learning to build a more hopeful     $13.95;  Age 2-12 & over 62 -
            pm Home - This poetic drama tells                                        world.                               $11.95; under 2 – free 402 475-
            the story of Cephaus Miles, a     The Metropolitan Opera performanc-   Apr 17 @ 4 pm & 7:30 pm  Super         6741
            prodigal son, whose search for ful-  es @ Mary Riepma Ross Media         Diamond, The Neil Diamond         http://www.lincolnzoo.org/
            fillment takes an unexpected turn.   Arts Center - check website for     Tribute - In-person and virtual tick-
            It is presented as part of Nebraska   updates   www.theross.org          ets available - In tribute to Neil   International Quilt Study Center and
            Rep’s multi-year collaboration with                                      Diamond, Super Diamond per-          Museum  1523 N. 33rd St  Tue –
            the Saint Louis Black Repertory            Entertainment                 forms the timeless classics includ-  Sat 10 am – 4 pm $8; Senior $6;
            Company.                                                                 ing “Sweet Caroline,” “America,”     Age 5-18 - $4 402 472-6549
          May 6, 7, 8 @ 7:30 pm May 9 @ 2     Lied Center for Performing Arts        “Cherry Cherry,” and “Forever in     www.quiltstudy.org
            pm Dracula: Mina’s Quest - This is   301 N 12th St 402 472-4747 -        Blue Jeans”. Super Diamond is the   Through Mar 10 Nancy Crow
            a frightening and provocative new    Inquire about online tickets for    world’s most celebrated Neil      Through Mar 27 Quilts of Emotion
            adaptation of Bram Stoker's          all spring events for $99           Diamond tribute artist.           Through Jun 5 Classic Amish Quilts
            Dracula. Follow Mina, the brave      www.liedcenter.org                Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm EVERYTIME I        Through Jun 13 Unbound by the
            heroine, as she dares to defy the   Mar 6 @ 2 pm & 7 pm Mar 7 @ 1 pm     TALK ABOUT…Black Voices in a         Basics
            ruler of the night. This sensual and   & 5 pm  The Nutcracker Ballet     Time of Change: Poetry, Art, and   Through Jun 26 Sample Home: Wall
            terrifying retelling of the classic   The Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company   Music - Free, virtual only - UNL   Work by Amy Meissner
            story will leave you clinging to the   will present its 36th annual produc-  Poets, in conversation with music   Through Aug 7 Abstract Design in
            edge of your seat. Not recom-        tion of the holiday classic.        and visual art, will perform their   American Quilts at 50: Journey to
            mended for children or the faint of   Mar 9 @ 7:30 pm Rhapsody in Black   own compositions and selections     Japan
            heart.                            Free, in-person and virtual tickets    of poems by Lucille Clifton.
                                                 available - Writer/actor Leland   Apr 29 & 30 @ 7:30 pm  Canadian     Through Aug 7 Abstract Design in
          OmniArts 338 G St. 402 435-6943        Gantt processes a lifetime strug-   Brass - In-person and virtual tick-  American Quilts at 50: New York
            www.omniartsnebraska.org/shows       gling with what it means to be      ets available - From renaissance     Nexus
          Apr 29, 30 May 1 @ 7:30 pm May 2       Black while deconstructing notions   and baroque music to Dixieland,   Mar 26 through Sep 4 Abstract
            @ 2 pm Two by Tennessee: The         of race and realigning perspectives.   ragtime and Broadway show tunes,   Design in American Quilts at 50
            Traveling Companion and The       Mar 13 @ 7:30 pm & Mar 14 @ 2 pm       enjoy a concert of the greatest hits   Apr 2 through Aug 7 Abstract Design
            Chalky White Substance  Johnny       The Modern Gentlemen - In-person    by this virtuosic ensemble.          in American Quilts at 50: Raising
            Carson Theater, Lied Center, 301     and virtual tickets available - This   May 9 @ 7 pm Sam Stacy - In-person   the Profile
            N. 12th St. The Traveling            quartet sang for a decade as the    and virtual tickets available, all tick-
            Companion. The relationship          Four Seasons and now perform        ets are free but ticket is requited   American Historical Society of
            between an inexperienced hustler     favorite hits of the ‘60s and ‘70s   for in-person performance - Sam is   Germans from Russia  - 631 D St
            and an older, insecure writer in     with four-part tight harmonies in   a Lincoln native who recently per-   Library and Museum Mon – Fri  9
            which emotional and personal         styles ranging from pop and rock to   formed on NBC’s The Voice,         am – 4 pm, Closed Holidays; $5;
            compromise occur when one per-       jazz and doo-wop.                 May 13 @ 7:30 pm  Arnaldo Cohen,       Student $3; under 6 – free 402
            son is a paid "assistant" but here   Mar 16 & 17 @ 7:30 pm  Michael      Piano - In-person and virtual tick-  474-3363    www.ahsgr.org
            the question is  who is being used.    Londra and The Celtic Fire - In-  ets available - Brazilian-born
            The Chalky White Substance. Two      person and virtual tickets available   pianist Arnaldo Cohen, with his   Great Plains Art Museum   - 1155 Q
            haggard men meet at the edge of      - Irish singer Michael Londra and   musical authority and blistering vir-  St. Tue - Sat 10 am - 4 pm; closed
            a vast canyon in a future where the   alums from “Riverdance” and “Lord   tuosity, celebrates the music of    holidays. Free.  402 472-6220
            fallout from nuclear wars continual-  of the Dance” perform traditional   composer Franz Liszt.            www.unl.edu/plains/gallery/
            ly floats through the air. A chalky   Irish music and step dancing,    Jun 12 @ 7:30 pm  Kelli O’Hara - In-  Through May 8  Avian Observations:
            white substance that covers the      backed by Irish musicians. The      person and virtual tickets available   Great Plains Birds in Art  Explore
            few inhabitants as they scramble,    cast includes  Trent Kowalik, who   - The winner of a Tony award for     the history, physical characteris-
            fighting for the scarce, but indis-  at 13 years old won the Tony        her performance in the Broadway      tics, behaviors, habitats, and con-
            pensable resources.                  Award for Best Actor in a Musical   revival of The King and I will per-  servation of Great Plains birds.
                                                 for the title role in “Billy Elliot the   form songs from her acclaimed   Through Jun 19 The Great Migration:
          UNL’s Johnny Carson School of          Musical.”                           career on stage and screen.          A Celebration of Sandhill Cranes in
            Theatre & Film - All shows will be   Mar 20 @ 7:30 pm  The Philadelphia                                       Nebraska This exhibition is by
            performed via Zoom. For tickets,     Orchestra, featuring Gil Shaham -   Rococo Theatre - 140 N. 13th St. 402   Jude Martindale.
            email  managingdirector.the-         Free, virtual only - Delight in     476-4467  check website for       May 25 – Sep 18 Women As…
            atrix@gmail.com                      Vivaldi’s Four Seasons in a per-    updates www.rococotheatre.com        Exploring Gender and
          Mar 20, 21 @ 4 pm If We Got Some       formance that soars to new heights                                       Representation in the Permanent
            More Cocaine I Could Show You        with violinist Gil Shaham, who will   Pinnacle Bank Arena - 400 Pinnacle   Collection How women are seen
            How I Love You                       both perform the solo and lead the   Arena Dr 402 904-4444    Check      and represented in artwork.
                                                 ensemble.                           website for events
                                              Mar 21 @ 1:30 pm & 4:30 pm Dino-       www.pinnaclebankarena.com/        Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery  - 12th
          Nebraska Wesleyan University  51st     Light: A Glow-in-the-Dark                                                and R Sts. 402 472-2461 Tues -
            St. & Huntington Ave 402 465-        Adventure - In-person and virtual   Lancaster Event Center - 4100 N.     Sat 10 am–4 pm closed holidays
            2384                                 tickets available - This glow-in-the-  84th St. 402 441-6545             Free  http://www.sheldonart-
          https://www.nebrwesleyan.edu/          dark adventure has a giant lumi-  https://lancastereventcenter.org/      gallery.org/
            theatre/current-season               nescent dinosaur who discovers a   Mar 5 noon – 9 pm Mar 6 10 am – 8   Through Jul 3 Person of Interest
          Mar 19, 20, 26, 27 @ 7:30 pm Mar       wonderful world full of creatures   pm Mar 7 10 am – 4 pm  Boat,         Depictions of the literal and
            21, 28 @ 2 pm The Bald Soprano -     that light up the darkness. It was   Sport and Travel Show $10; age 5    abstracted body from Sheldon’s
            When French playwright Eugene        recipient of the prestigious Jim    – 12 $5; 4 & under free              holdings and selected loans.
            Ionesco was trying to learn          Henson Foundation Grant.          Mar 12 1 – 9 pm Mar 13 10 am – 8    Through Jul 3 Sheldon Treasures
            English, he stumbled over the lan-  Mar 24 @ 7:30 pm  Chris Thile - In-  pm Mar 14 10 am – 5 pm               Includes artists Edward Hopper,
            guage's many absurdities. The        person and virtual tickets available   Nebraska Builders Home and        Helen Lundeberg, Norman
            experience inspired his absurd       - Multiple GRAMMY® Award-win-       Garden Show $8; 12 & under free      Rockwell, Kay Sage, and Wayne
            play, "La Cantatrice Chauve," or,    ner Chris Thile is a mandolin virtu-  Mar 12- 14 Maverick Rodeo Turn and   Thiebaud.
            "The Bald Soprano." It's a classic   oso, composer and vocalist, a       Burn Twisted Classic Race 2021    Through Jul 3 Barriers and
            comedy of the absurd order. $10;     member of Punch Brothers and      Mar 17, 24 5:30 – 9 pm Turn N Burn     Disparities: Housing in America
            Senior/Student $7.50                 Nickel Creek, and was host of the   Barrel Race Free                     This exhibition explores selected
          Apr 16, 17 23, 24 @ 7:30 pm Apr 18,    radio program “Live from Here.”    Mar 20 8 am – 5 pm Mar 2110 am –      moments in the history of
            25 @ 2 pm  Merrily We Roll Along   Mar 30 noon Huskers in the Spotlight:   4 pm  Winterfest Flea Market       inequitable access to housing in
            - NWU Theatre rolls time back-       India Enter, Cellist - Free, virtual   Antique & Junk Festival $7.50; 12   America.
            wards for the famous Frank           only - India Enter is studying cello   & under free
            Shepard, showing us how he           performance at the UNL.           Mar 25 – 27 National Antique Tractor   Bess Streeter Aldrich House - 204
            reached fame and fortune—and      Mar 30 @ 7:30 pm  Naughton Duo -       Puller Assoc. Qualifier & Nationals   East F St, Elmwood  Sat, Sun 1 –
            what he gave up to get there.        In-person and virtual tickets avail-  Mar 27 10 am – 3 pm Sunshine and   4 pm or  by appointment  Guided
            $17.50; Senior/Student $10           able - The piano duo, sisters       Rainbows Craft Fair Free             tours $5, age 6-12 $3
                                                 Christina and Michelle Naughton,   Mar 31 5:30 – 9 pm Maverick Rodeo   Through Dec 27 Journey into
          The TADA Theatre, 701 P St. 402        perform a program of works by       Turn N Burn Barrel Race              Christmas
            438-8232                             Mendelssohn, Mozart, Chopin,      Apr 6, 14, 21, 28 5:30 – 9 pm Turn N
                                                 Brahms and Ravel.                   Burn Barrel Race Free             Bess Streeter Aldrich Museum - 124
          Angels Theatre Company check web-   Apr 7 @ 7:30 pm  Diane Schuur - In-  Apr 7 – 11 Take 2 Childrens            West D St., Elmwood  Open by
            site for updates                     person and virtual tickets available   Consignment Sale                  appointment only, 402 994-3855 to
            www.angelscompany.org/               - Blind from birth, Schuur has per-  May 12, 19 5:30 – 9 pm Turn N Burn   schedule. Museum free with paid
                                                 fect pitch and three-and-a-half-    Barrel Race Free                     house admission.
          Flatwater Shakespeare Company,         octave vocal range. One of con-   May 22  – 23 8 am – 7 pm Nebraska      www.bessstreeteraldrich.org
            check website for updates 402-       temporary jazz’s leading vocalists,   Platte Valley Kennel Club Dog   Feb - Route 66 Collection
            319-2895                             her three decades of performance    Show Free
          www.flatwatershakespearecompany.org    includes two GRAMMY® Awards.
                                              Apr 10 @ 7:30 pm  Michelle Ellsworth   Exercise class
          The Stage Theater - 225 Locust St    Free, virtual only - A creative multi-  M-W-F,  9:30 – 11 am Holy Trinity
            Hickman  402-512-1808 check          media dance artist, who received a   6001 A St  In warm weather, in the
            website for updates                  Guggenheim Fellowship, Ellsworth    east parking lot.  Free will dona-
            www.thestagetheater.com/             combines movement with science,     tions are accepted.   Info Christine
                                                 architecture, and humanities for a   at 402-560-0024
          Brownville Village Theatre  222 Water   mind-blowing multimedia presenta-
            St, Brownville, NE  402-825-4121     tion.
            check for summer schedule
          http://brownvillevillagetheatre.com/

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