This weekend's production of "The Nutcracker" marks a triumph of perseverance and planning for the Lincoln Midwest Ballet Co., which put the show together after it had been postponed from its December dates.
Taking on the 10 miniature segments of “Pictures in an Exhibition,” Abduraimov’s hands were a blur as they flew up the keyboard on fast, dramatic passages Sunday at the Lied Center.
Behzod Abduraimov's prior Lincoln appearance in 2018 was as a fill-in, but in the view of Lied’s piano circle, his showing is considered the best piano performance at the Lied Center ever.
“I’ve done this kind of socially distanced show for four or five months now," Super said after the 2 p.m. show. "It still works and I had a lot of fun.”
Magician Mike Super lost more than 100 scheduled shows last year. So he revamped his act to fit COVID-19 health and safety guidelines and it's back on the road, playing the Lied Center Saturday.
Mike Super was on the phone with people from Sid Dillon, thanking the auto dealers for sponsoring his Saturday Lied Center for Performing Arts…
After becoming one of the first performing arts venues in the nation to reopen in July 2020, and the first venue to host a Broadway or Off-Bro…
While other theaters and performing arts centers have been shuttered since March, Lied held a handful of shows in the fall and, on Feb. 20, will begin an 18-event spring season with in-person audiences for most of the shows.
The infamous Tupperware lady pulls out a few bottles in the show, dancing around the stage to introduce each liquor, then making a drink and telling stories that, primarily, revolve around growing up poor in a small Alabama town.
The Lied Center put together its season by finding artists who wanted to perform and could travel safely to Lincoln to do a show or two with no connecting dates before or after.
On Feb. 2, the Lied Center for Performing Arts will announce its spring lineup of in-person and virtual events. But tickets are now available for three online season-preview events that begin next week.
“The 402 Christmas Party Concert” will stream on Dec. 19 for free instead. It will feature Christmas classics and party favorites from the popular local cover band led by singer Eddie Brown.
By Christmas, that online tour will have made “stops” in more than 80 places that Jim Brickman would have played, beginning Sunday with Lincoln and the Lied Center for Performing Arts.
On Sept. 26, the Lied Center for Performing Arts became the first venue in the nation to host a touring Off-Broadway or Broadway show from New…
ickets are on sale for “On Broadway” at liedcenter.org, by phone at 402-472-4747 and at the Lied Center box office.
A look at events around Lincoln on Sunday.
Huston’s concert will be preceded by another Lied Live Online event -- The Love and Justice Concert: In Honor of Justice Ginsburg.
The fact that Davis was getting to do a show after sitting idle since March made Saturday's performance special for him and the audience.