We are seeking a few board members for 2014!
Please email your interest and any details on what you can bring to the OEAAs to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 30; we will review applicants at our next board meeting in May and welcome new board members the following week.
We're particularly looking for help in fundraising and accounting.
Looking forward to another great year!
We are seeking a few board members for 2014!
The 2013 OEAA winners have been announced at the 8th Annual Omaha Entertainment & Arts Awards!
Best Musical: next to normal – SNAP! Productions
Best Drama: Red – Blue Barn Theatre
Best Comedy: Clybourne Park – SNAP! Productions
Best Premier of a New, Original, Local Script: Recommended Reading for Girls – Ellen Struve
Best Director (Play): Susan Clement-Toberer – The 39 Steps, Blue Barn Theater
Best Director (Musical): Carl Beck – Evil Dead: The Musical
Best Actor (Play): Jerry Longe – Red
Best Actor (Musical): Brian Zealand – Evil Dead: The Musical
Best Actress (Play): Laura Marr – Gertrude Stein and a Companion
Best Actress (Musical): Echelle Childers – next to normal
Best Supporting Actor (Play): Dan Chevalier – Twelfth Night
Best Supporting Actor (Musical): Jim McKain – The Producers
Best Supporting Actress (Play): Laura Leininger – Recommended Reading for Girls
Best Supporting Actress (Musical): Theresa Sindelar – Legally Blonde: The Musical
Best Slam Poet: Greg Harries
Best Dance Production: Momentum – Ballet Nebraska
Best Featured Dancer: Erin Alarcón – Alice in Wonderland – Ballet Nebraska
Best Youth Performer: Charlotte Hedican – The Wizard of Oz
Best Comedian: Heather Jones
Best Comedy Ensemble: Weisenheimers
Best Visual Artist: Tim Guthrie
Best Emerging Visual Artist: Freddy Rincon
Best New Media Artist: Tim Guthrie
Best 2-D Artist: Mary Zicafoose
Best 3-D Artist: Jamie Burmeister
Best Group Show: “The Museum of Alternative History” – RNG Gallery
Best Solo Show: “Tapestries and Prints” – Mary Zicafoose – Gallery 72
Best 2-Person Show: “XO” – Jeff King and Anthony Deon Brown – The New BLK
Best Public Art: “Play Me, I’m Yours” at Various Locations – Various Artists, Organized by The Omaha Creative Institute
Best Rock: Snake Island!
Best Hard Rock: Never Trust the Living
Best Alternative/Indie: Icky Blossoms
Best Singer-Songwriter: John Klemmensen and the Party
Best DJ/Electronic: Kaitlyn Hova
Best Country/Americana: Matt Cox Band
Best R&B/Soul: Josh Hoyer & The Shadowboxers
Best Hip Hop/Rap: Purveyors of the Conscious Sound
Best Blues: Hector Anchondo Band
Best Jazz: Omaha Guitar Trio
Best Progressive Rock/Funk/Experimental: Satchel Grande
Best Ethnic: Rhythm Collective
Best Cover Band: Bennie and the Gents
Album of the Year: Matt Whipkey – "Penny Park"
Artist of the Year: Matt Whipkey
Best New Artist: Twinsmith
Thank you to our host, Ethan Stone, and our performers for the evening Josh Hoyer and the Shadowboxers (winner for best R&B/Soul/Gospel), Purveyors of the Conscious Sound (Best Hip Hop/Rap), nominees Belles & Whistles featuring Daniel Christian, Zedeka Poindexter, the cast of "Clybourne Park”, nominee John Larsen, Edem and Omaha Pipe and Drums.
This year’s list was compiled from hundreds of public nominations submitted online during the open ballot session at oea-awards.com. Hancock & Dana, one of Omaha’s largest locally owned accounting firms, tallied the top nominations in each category.
Friday, January 10th is the opening reception at Hot Shops featuring OEA Visual Art nominees!
The January 10th event is free and open to the public 5pm to 8pm.
Show runs January 5 - 27, 2014.
Visit the Hot Shops website for more details: www.hotshopsartcenter.com
Nearly 200 artists, performers and musicians are among the nominees for the 2014 Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards, to be held February 16, 2014 at the DoubleTree Downtown Omaha hosted by Ethan Stone. The annual ceremony honors supreme talent from the performing arts, visual arts and music.
This year’s list was compiled from hundreds of public nominations submitted online during the open ballot session at oea-awards.com. Hancock & Dana, one of Omaha’s largest locally-owned accounting firms, tallied the top nominations in each category. Winners will be announced at this event on February 16, 2014.
Live performances by music nominees Josh Hoyer and the Shadowboxers, Purveyors of the Conscious Sound and Belles & Whistles featuring Daniel Christian.
For general inquiries, please contact email@example.com
Tickets will be available for purchase online, details soon.
Sunday, February 16th at DoubleTree Omaha
Doors at 6pm
Awards at 7pm
Official after party at Slowdown
Free with award ticket stub or $5 at the door
Performances by music nominees The Decatures and John Klemmensen & the Party