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Performing arts calendar

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Q&A: Ken Burns says US civil war still relevant

Details Q&A: Ken Burns says US civil war still relevant NEW YORK (AP) — Ken Burns is looking back at his series "The Civil War" as PBS prepares to air a remastered edition 25 years after the network first aired the landmark 1990 documentary....

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Ground Zero's best bets: Sept. 4-10

Details Ground Zero's best bets: Sept. 4-10 Music...

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Rocker Chrissie Hynde: Assault by bikers is 'the way it was'

Details NEW YORK (AP) — Legendary rocker Chrissie Hynde was with the band. And not just as the sultry-voiced singer with the Pretenders, which won popularity decades ago with hits such as "Brass in Po…...

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Six Questions (sort of) with The Mountain Goats' John Darnielle

Details Six Questions (sort of) with The Mountain Goats' John Darnielle On Thursday night, “The Mountain Goats All Roads Lead to Lincoln Solo Mini Tour 2015" will reach its destination....

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Review: Filmmaker asks Do I Sound Gay? a lighthearted, personal documentary

Details Review: Filmmaker asks Do I Sound Gay? a lighthearted, personal documentary David Thorpe had just broken up with his boyfriend and' while trying to figure out why he was alone in his 40s, began to think it was because of how he sounds....

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Darren Keen returns with new dance music sound

Details Darren Keen returns with new dance music sound Last November, Darren Keen shut down Touch People and The Show Is the Rainbow, packed up and moved to Brooklyn, New York....

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Air Park diners come together at Huskerville

Details Air Park diners come together at Huskerville “It’s a little community of its own out here, and we’re the social place for the area,” Dave Warneke said of Air Park and Huskerville Pub & Pizza, the bar and grill (formerly called Slick’…...

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Concerts: Sept. 4

Details The following is a rundown of area concerts....

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Dead man provides intrigue at Haymarket Theatre

Details Dead man provides intrigue at Haymarket Theatre So how does one play a dead guy?...

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Mystery writer, poet added to free Nebraska Literary Tour app

Details Humanities Nebraska announced that two additional Nebraska writers and sites related to their works have been added to the Nebraska Literary Tour app. Available for free download from Google P…...

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Fresh off an Awesome post-fight press conference, KC boxer-comic comes to Zoo

Details Fresh off an Awesome post-fight press conference, KC boxer-comic comes to Zoo If Cam F. Awesome's legally changed name rings familiar, it could be because the Kansas City-based boxer and comic performed at the Zoo Bar last spring....

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Grow a Show returns with two new musicals

Details Following the success of its first American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) event in 2013, the Lied Center for Performing Arts announces the return next week of the ASCAP/…...

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6 times drugs were mentioned during the MTV VMAs

Details 6 times drugs were mentioned during the MTV VMAs NEW YORK (AP) — Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards were peppered with commercials warning young adults about the dangers of drugs — but during the show itself, drug references were almost as pred…...

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Performing arts news, events: Sept. 4-10

Details McCray celebrates birthday with recital...

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Jimmy's Egg to open later this month

Details Jimmy's Egg to open later this month Jimmy's Egg, an Oklahoma-based restaurant chain that specializes in breakfast and lunch, will open its first Lincoln location later this month....

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MTV Video Music Awards criticized for glorifying marijuana

Details MTV Video Music Awards criticized for glorifying marijuana NEW YORK (AP) — An organization that ran anti-cigarette smoking ads during the Video Music Awards has complained to MTV's parent company about the program's multiple references to marijuana an…...

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ABC Family gets top marks for gay, lesbian inclusiveness

Details ABC Family gets top marks for gay, lesbian inclusiveness NEW YORK (AP) — The television network that gets the most praise from an advocacy group that monitors content featuring gays, lesbians and transgender people has "family" in its name and targe…...

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With Emmys change, 'OITNB' creator not a fan of genres

Details With Emmys change, 'OITNB' creator not a fan of genres NEW YORK (AP) — The creator of "Orange Is the New Black" says though the Emmys switched the hit show from the comedy category to drama, she's not a fan of people boxing the series into a single genre....

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NJO turns 40, celebrates with concert

Details NJO turns 40, celebrates with concert John Tavlin sounds a like a parent when he talks about the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra....

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Movie times, 09.03

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Do I Sound Gay?

Details Grade: B...

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Clooney, Bush and Biden among Stephen Colbert's first guests

Details NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly nine months after exiting Comedy Central, Stephen Colbert returns Tuesday as host of CBS' "The Late Show," airing nightly at 11:35 p.m. EDT....

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Unmasked, Stephen Colbert debuts Tuesday hosting 'Late Show'

Details Unmasked, Stephen Colbert debuts Tuesday hosting 'Late Show' NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Colbert is about to turn a corner in his career: onto Broadway at 54th Street....

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American recalls French train attack on Jimmy Fallon show

Details NEW YORK (AP) — A California man who was one of three Americans who helped subdue a gunman on a high-speed train traveling to Paris says he couldn't have picked better people to be with that day....

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Movie times, 09.02

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Review: 'Mistress America' darkly funny screwball comedy

Details Review: 'Mistress America' darkly funny screwball comedy “Mistress America” isn’t the tale of an affair that its title seems to imply. Instead, the name of Noah Baumbach’s screwball comedy comes from a short story that’s written by one of the main c…...

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Biden to appear on Colbert's 'Late Show'

Details Biden to appear on Colbert's 'Late Show' LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden will be among Stephen Colbert's inaugural guests on "The Late Show."...

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On the Beat: Lincoln Calling 2015 set; Booker T. coming to Bourbon

Details On the Beat: Lincoln Calling 2015 set; Booker T. coming to Bourbon Lincoln Calling will return to downtown Lincoln for the 12th time on Sept. 29....

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Huskerville Pub Pizza

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