Capping off Season 4 with ‘Momentum’

Capping off Season 4 with ‘Momentum’

Ballet Nebraska caps off Season 4 with the award-winning show ‘Momentum,’ our annual mixed-repertory program including several short ballets and original contemporary works on May 2 (8pm at Joslyn) and May 4 (2pm at Arts Center). Momentum’s diverse and exciting mix of dance will have [...]

Omaha Magazine talks to Bret and Sasha

Omaha Magazine talks to Bret and Sasha

Omaha Magazine recently published a lovely peek into the lives of  Ballet Nebraska company dancers — and real-life couple — Sasha York and Bret Samson. “I am paid to lift pretty girls for a living,” says Sasha. We can’t think of a better job, Sasha!

Who is that guest star with the cold, wet nose?

Who is that guest star with the cold, wet nose?

For this season’s production of The Nutcracker, Ballet Nebraska and the Nebraska Humane Society developed the “Muttcracker” program to promote the adoption of shelter pets. During the party scene of each of the company’s four performances, one of four shelter dogs will be featured in [...]

Save the Date: Nutcracker Auditions are July 25 & 26

Save the Date: Nutcracker Auditions are July 25 & 26

It is almost July. You know what that means! Dance students ages 7+ are invited to audition for Ballet Nebraska’s production of The Nutcracker to be performed at the Orpheum Theater in Omaha, and Arts Center at IWCC in Iowa this November and December. Online [...]