Calendar

Events

Apr
1
Friday
Elder Gallery exhibit: Studio Visit, exhibition by Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

Nebraska Wesleyan's Elder Gallery will showcase the work of Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez in the exhibition, "Studio Visit." This exhibition presents a variety of works ranging from excerpts of her visual novel "Mestiza Dos Veces" to collaborative book projects like "Redolent" with poet Farid Matuk and "Un Acordeón Tras la Reja" with the Instituto Caro Y Cuervo de Colombia.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. Contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu) with additional questions. 

Apr
1
Friday
Theatre Production: Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Miller Lab Theatre

You can drink your Chekhov straight (“Three Sisters”), or with a twist. This howlingly funny production features the same cast as NWU’s “Three Sisters” in an irreverent, millennial reboot. PLEASE NOTE: For mature audiences. 

Performances will be held in Miller Lab Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Apr
2
Saturday
Elder Gallery exhibit: Studio Visit, exhibition by Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

Nebraska Wesleyan's Elder Gallery will showcase the work of Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez in the exhibition, "Studio Visit." This exhibition presents a variety of works ranging from excerpts of her visual novel "Mestiza Dos Veces" to collaborative book projects like "Redolent" with poet Farid Matuk and "Un Acordeón Tras la Reja" with the Instituto Caro Y Cuervo de Colombia.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. Contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu) with additional questions. 

Apr
2
Saturday
Theatre Production: Three Sisters
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Miller Lab Theatre

Planted for 11 years in the Russian countryside, the Prozorov sisters long to blossom again in metropolitan Moscow. But weedy compulsions keep tangling up their opportunities. Chekhov’s classic script blooms in this bright production.

Performances will be held in Miller Lab Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Apr
2
Saturday
Theatre Production: Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Miller Lab Theatre

You can drink your Chekhov straight (“Three Sisters”), or with a twist. This howlingly funny production features the same cast as NWU’s “Three Sisters” in an irreverent, millennial reboot. PLEASE NOTE: For mature audiences. 

Performances will be held in Miller Lab Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Apr
3
Sunday
Elder Gallery exhibit: Studio Visit, exhibition by Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

Nebraska Wesleyan's Elder Gallery will showcase the work of Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez in the exhibition, "Studio Visit." This exhibition presents a variety of works ranging from excerpts of her visual novel "Mestiza Dos Veces" to collaborative book projects like "Redolent" with poet Farid Matuk and "Un Acordeón Tras la Reja" with the Instituto Caro Y Cuervo de Colombia.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. Contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu) with additional questions. 

Apr
3
Sunday
Theatre Production: Three Sisters
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Miller Lab Theatre

Planted for 11 years in the Russian countryside, the Prozorov sisters long to blossom again in metropolitan Moscow. But weedy compulsions keep tangling up their opportunities. Chekhov’s classic script blooms in this bright production.

Performances will be held in Miller Lab Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Apr
5
Tuesday
Elder Gallery exhibit: Studio Visit, exhibition by Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

Nebraska Wesleyan's Elder Gallery will showcase the work of Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez in the exhibition, "Studio Visit." This exhibition presents a variety of works ranging from excerpts of her visual novel "Mestiza Dos Veces" to collaborative book projects like "Redolent" with poet Farid Matuk and "Un Acordeón Tras la Reja" with the Instituto Caro Y Cuervo de Colombia.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. Contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu) with additional questions. 

Apr
5
Tuesday
International film series: "Mirai"
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Olin B Lecture Hall

The spring International Film Series — hosted by the Department of Modern Languages — continues with Mirai/ (未来のミライ).

"When four-year-old Kun meets his new baby sister, his world is turned upside down.  Named Mirai (meaning “future”), the baby quickly wins the hearts of Kun’s entire family. Kun becomes increasingly jealous of her, until one day he storms off into the garden, where he encounters strange guests from the past and future – including his sister Mirai, as a teenager. Together, Kun and Mirai go on a journey through time and space, uncovering their family’s incredible story, in this magical and emotionally soaring adventure about the ties that bring families together and make us who we are."

Written and directed by Mamoro Hosoda.

(Japan, 2018, Animation/Fantasy/Adventure, 98 min, PG)

This film is free and open to the public. 

Apr
6
Wednesday
Elder Gallery exhibit: Studio Visit, exhibition by Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

Nebraska Wesleyan's Elder Gallery will showcase the work of Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez in the exhibition, "Studio Visit." This exhibition presents a variety of works ranging from excerpts of her visual novel "Mestiza Dos Veces" to collaborative book projects like "Redolent" with poet Farid Matuk and "Un Acordeón Tras la Reja" with the Instituto Caro Y Cuervo de Colombia.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. Contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu) with additional questions. 

Apr
7
Thursday
Elder Gallery exhibit: Studio Visit, exhibition by Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

Nebraska Wesleyan's Elder Gallery will showcase the work of Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez in the exhibition, "Studio Visit." This exhibition presents a variety of works ranging from excerpts of her visual novel "Mestiza Dos Veces" to collaborative book projects like "Redolent" with poet Farid Matuk and "Un Acordeón Tras la Reja" with the Instituto Caro Y Cuervo de Colombia.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. Contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu) with additional questions. 

Apr
7
Thursday
Visiting Writers Series: Poet Farid Matuk
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

More information to come. 

Apr
8
Friday
Elder Gallery exhibit: Studio Visit, exhibition by Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

Nebraska Wesleyan's Elder Gallery will showcase the work of Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez in the exhibition, "Studio Visit." This exhibition presents a variety of works ranging from excerpts of her visual novel "Mestiza Dos Veces" to collaborative book projects like "Redolent" with poet Farid Matuk and "Un Acordeón Tras la Reja" with the Instituto Caro Y Cuervo de Colombia.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. Contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu) with additional questions. 

Apr
8
Friday
CANCELLED: Sandin Opera Series: Vincenzo Bellini’s La Sonnambula
Time: 7:30pm
Location: O'Donnell Auditorium

Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled.

The Liana K. Sandin Opera Series presents: La Sonnambula (The Sleepwalker), an opera semiseria in two acts by Italian composer Vincenzo Bellini. The show follows the love interest between an orphan and a wealthy farmer. 

The concert is free, and no reservation is required.  A free-will donation will be taken for those wanting to support the choir and their outreach efforts. This is a child-friendly show.

Apr
9
Saturday
Elder Gallery exhibit: Studio Visit, exhibition by Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

Nebraska Wesleyan's Elder Gallery will showcase the work of Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez in the exhibition, "Studio Visit." This exhibition presents a variety of works ranging from excerpts of her visual novel "Mestiza Dos Veces" to collaborative book projects like "Redolent" with poet Farid Matuk and "Un Acordeón Tras la Reja" with the Instituto Caro Y Cuervo de Colombia.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. Contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu) with additional questions. 

Apr
10
Sunday
Elder Gallery exhibit: Studio Visit, exhibition by Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

Nebraska Wesleyan's Elder Gallery will showcase the work of Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez in the exhibition, "Studio Visit." This exhibition presents a variety of works ranging from excerpts of her visual novel "Mestiza Dos Veces" to collaborative book projects like "Redolent" with poet Farid Matuk and "Un Acordeón Tras la Reja" with the Instituto Caro Y Cuervo de Colombia.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. Contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu) with additional questions. 

Apr
10
Sunday
CANCELLED: Sandin Opera Series: Vincenzo Bellini’s La Sonnambula
Time: 3:00pm
Location: O'Donnell Auditorium

Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled.

The Liana K. Sandin Opera Series presents: La Sonnambula (The Sleepwalker), an opera semiseria in two acts by Italian composer Vincenzo Bellini. The show follows the love interest between an orphan and a wealthy farmer. 

The concert is free, and no reservation is required.  A free-will donation will be taken for those wanting to support the choir and their outreach efforts. This is a child-friendly show.

Apr
12
Tuesday
Lincoln Civic Orchestra Concert
Time: 7:30pm
Location: O’Donnell Auditorium

Attendance is free and open to the public. 

Apr
20
Wednesday
Visiting Writers Series: Biographer Michael Gray
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Olin B Lecture Hall

More information to come. 

Apr
21
Thursday
Holder Lecture: Douglas Hesse
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Callen Conference Center

Douglas Hesse, professor of writing at the University of Denver, will present at this year's Holder Lecture.

His presentation entitled “The Creative Coordinates of Contemporary Nonfiction: Matters for Readers and Writers” will explore how nonfiction writers draw on their background and lived experiences when writing. 

Hesse is author of over 80 essays and is the co-author of four books, including Creating Nonfiction and the Simon and Schuster Handbook for Writers. Nationally recognized for his leadership in writing pedagogy and administration, and national literacy efforts, he has served as President of the National Council of Teachers of English, Chair of the Conference on College Composition and Communication, President of the Council of Writing Program Administrators, and chair of the Association for Writing Across the Curriculum. Hesse earned his Ph.D. from The University of Iowa.

The lecture will be held in Callen Conference Center, located on the first floor Smith-Curtis. The event is free and open to the public.

Apr
21
Thursday
Theatre Production: Seussical
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

The Seussian world is family friendly without being “just for kids.” Everyone will enjoy the complex and intriguing worlds the cat pulls from his hat in this magical musical.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Apr
22
Friday
Beethoven's Ninth: NWU at the Lied Center
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts, 301 North 12th St., Lincoln

For ticket information: www.lincolnsymphony.com

Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir joins Lincoln's Symphony Orchestra in a performance of Beethoven's iconoclastic Ninth Symphony. We'll also premiere the orchestration of Jake Runestad's poignant ode to Beethoven: "A Silence Haunts Me," conducted by Maestro Ed Polochick.

Apr
22
Friday
Theatre Production: Seussical
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

The Seussian world is family friendly without being “just for kids.” Everyone will enjoy the complex and intriguing worlds the cat pulls from his hat in this magical musical.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Apr
23
Saturday
Theatre Production: Seussical
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

The Seussian world is family friendly without being “just for kids.” Everyone will enjoy the complex and intriguing worlds the cat pulls from his hat in this magical musical.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Apr
24
Sunday
Theatre Production: Seussical
Time: 2:00pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

The Seussian world is family friendly without being “just for kids.” Everyone will enjoy the complex and intriguing worlds the cat pulls from his hat in this magical musical.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Apr
28
Thursday
Combined Rock Band and World Music Drumming Concert
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Emerson Recital Hall, Vance D. Rogers Center for Fine Arts

Join the Rock Band and World Music Drumming groups as they perform in this joint concert experience. 

The event is free and open to the public. No reservation is required for attendance. 

Apr
28
Thursday
Theatre Production: Seussical
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

The Seussian world is family friendly without being “just for kids.” Everyone will enjoy the complex and intriguing worlds the cat pulls from his hat in this magical musical.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Apr
29
Friday
Theatre Production: Seussical
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

The Seussian world is family friendly without being “just for kids.” Everyone will enjoy the complex and intriguing worlds the cat pulls from his hat in this magical musical.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Apr
30
Saturday
Theatre Production: Seussical
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

The Seussian world is family friendly without being “just for kids.” Everyone will enjoy the complex and intriguing worlds the cat pulls from his hat in this magical musical.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season