REVIEW: ALADDIN

If you ever wanted to see a Disney classic come to life in theatrical glory and grandeur, your wish is granted. Aladdin, which opened at the Orpheum Theatre Jan. 16th, captures that essence in a two-hour uplifting menagerie of storytelling, woven with magic, opulence, and plenty of light-hearted humor. Much like the […]

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ELF is Pure Magic at The Rose

What has all the trimmings of a great Christmas musical? Why a sparkly, jolly, twinkly set, song and dance merriment, interesting character foils and dynamics, and an endearing love story. Elf the Musical opened Friday night at The Rose Theatre, lauded as one of the best children’s theatres in the nation with its cutting-edge lighting technology and […]

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November Theater Picks

November 3-17 The Secret Garden UNO Theatre, Weber Fine Arts Building, 6001 Dodge Street www.unomaha.edu/unotheatre A heartwarming musical about discovery and friendship. This enchanting classic of children’s literature is reimagined in brilliant musical style by composer Lucy Simon and Marsha Norman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright […]

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