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Nickolite's name joins the right board

The Columbus Telegram 23 Feb 2021
OMAHA - Christopher Nickolite has had his eye on the the career records board in the Aquinas wrestling room since the early days of his career ... That was never more clear than a year ago in Omaha when, in the final match of the night, he was the footnote to history ... It worked because both were in championship matches Saturday night in Omaha.

Long Beach Opera names pandemic go-to director James Darrah as its next leader

The Los Angeles Times 22 Feb 2021
He directed the dynamic 2018 world premiere production of Ellen Reid and Roxie Perkins’ “prism” at Los Angeles Opera and staged a plethora of Baroque and contemporary new operas for Opera Omaha, Opera Philadelphia, Beth Morrison ProjectsPrototype Festival and others.

Some of Broadway's most popular musicals are coming to Omaha

Fremont Tribune 18 Feb 2021
If you missed out on Omaha’s 2019 tour stop of “Hamilton,” don’t worry, you’ll have another chance to be in the room where it happens later this year. “Hamilton” is among six Tony-nominated Broadway musicals that Omaha Performing Arts recently announced will make a stop at Omaha’s Orpheum Theater during its 2021-22 Broadway season.

'Hamilton' and 'Wicked' among shows coming to Omaha

Norfolk Daily News 18 Feb 2021
Omahans have another chance to be in the room where it happens. “Hamilton” will return to the Orpheum Theater stage for 20 days this fall. Omaha Performing Arts President Joan Squires dropped that news in an announcement of the 2021-22 Broadway season ... 26 to Nov. 14. L ... 3 ... 14 ... Lincoln theater stage to reopen Feb ... This article originally ran on .

Review: Conductor-designate Ankush Kumar Bahl wows Omaha Symphony crowd

Omaha World-Herald 14 Feb 2021
Bahl conducted on the Holland stage once before — on October 18, 2019 — when the Omaha Symphony performed a concert of works by Frederic Chopin, Dmitri Shostakovich and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky ... Thankfully, this incredible conductor was able to return to the Holland stage one more time before his official move to Omaha this summer.

Sweet-swinging Keil Krumwiede of Glasgow has new lease on baseball life at Omaha

Billings Gazette 14 Feb 2021
Entering what he thought would be his final season playing Division I baseball at the University of Omaha, Krumwiede was in the final stages of the hiring process for a job as a financial advisor in his hometown of Glasgow, where he’d follow in his father’s professional footsteps ... Omaha Athletics ... Omaha coach Evan Porter says it can happen.

Omaha History Detective: In 1939, all of River City joined in the Golden Spike mania

Omaha World-Herald 14 Feb 2021
Omaha History Detective ... But when, 20 years later, Hollywood agreed to come to Omaha to stage the world premiere of a major movie, the city fathers, headed by Otto Swanson, cooked up Golden Spike Days, the biggest long-running celebration Omaha had produced since the Trans-Mississippi Exposition of 1898 ... Omaha History Detective ... OMAHA WORLD-HERALD.

When U.S. Senior Open heads to SentryWorld in 2023, keep an eye out for the flowers

Golf Week 10 Feb 2021
When the 2019 U.S ... Senior Open on June 29-July 2. “In hosting the U.S ... “The U.S ... GirlsJunior has been the only other USGA event staged there. This year’s Senior Open will be played at Omaha (Nebraska) Country Club, from July 8-11 and the championship will head to Saucon Valley Country Club (Old Course), in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in 2022 ... ....

Back in the day, Feb. 9, 2008: An Obama blowout at Nebraska Democrats' first-ever caucuses

Omaha World-Herald 09 Feb 2021
Ben Nelson, Omaha Mayor Mike Fahey and Lincoln Mayor Chris Beutler ... Here's a look back at Obama's 2008 campaign rally in Omaha ... Barack Obama 2008 campaign rally at Omaha's Civic Auditorium ... Barack Obama is framed on stage under a fan's sign at a Democratic campaign rally at the Omaha Civic Auditorium on Feb.

Players to watch, three keys to victory for No. 19 Creighton at Georgetown

Omaha World-Herald 08 Feb 2021
Jon Nyatawa. The Jays (14-5, 10-4) and Hoyas are set to face off again, less than one week after these two teams met in Omaha. Georgetown controlled the first game and pulled off the upset. Can it do that again? CU certainly has some adjustments to make. A preview.. When ... TV ... Defensive breakdowns helped set the stage for Georgetown’s fast start in Omaha ... .

Omaha Symphony embarking on second 100 years

Omaha World-Herald 07 Feb 2021
“With the initial appearance of the Omaha Symphony Orchestra at the Brandeis theater this afternoon at 5 o’clock, a musical movement will be started that should receive not only the financial support but the serious consideration of persons who talk of ‘Onward Omaha,’ ” a Page 2 editorial read ... Omaha Symphony returns to the stage.

Cindy Lange-Kubick: Lincoln's George Randol helped 'pave a way for Negroes in the film industry'

Lincoln Journal Star 07 Feb 2021
And when, after four films in the late 1930s, those plans fell through, he returned to the stages of New York and Chicago, gracing them with his rich tenor in George Gershwin’s “Porgy and Bess.” ... The local papers did not report any future musical tours for Randol, no trips back to New York to sing on stage ... And he didn’t stop with the Circlet stage.

Thanks, WLAF! Player parlayed London life to Super Bowls

The Bradford Era 03 Feb 2021
His answer ... and one in Montreal ... The NFL had staged regular-season games in London every year since 2007 but moved last year’s international games back to American stadiums because of the coronavirus pandemic ... +2 ... +2 ... Double delight for Missouri tennis at it sweeps Nebraska-Omaha ... The NFL had been staging pre-season games at Wembley in the years prior.