Shakespeare & the Wild West and More

Air Date: 01/12/2014

Shakespeare & the Wild West Follow Nebraska Shakespeare to the heart of cowboy country to enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at the Omaha based theater company as they prepare and perform the Twelfth Night. Blizzard of 1949 Cowboys share their memories of living through one of worse winters on the Great Plains. Music from Ashes Twelve million years ago volcanic ash buried living elephants, camels and rhinos in Northeast Nebraska. Their skeletons are still being uncovered. This cataclysmic event inspired composer Rusty Banks to write a score for the Nebraska Chamber Players' 15th anniversary. The Well-dressed Museum Enjoy a guided tour of the world-class Sheldon Art Museum. See famous paintings, beautiful sculptures, and learn the surprising story behind a new acquisition.