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402 Arts Collective
The 402 Arts Collective Creating and cultivating a vibrant network of artists who are committed to impacting the culture and serving the Omaha community.

"48 STARS" is a documentary film that explores the World War II era through the eyes of the people who lived it: veterans, civilians, participants and resisters. From stories of deadly combat to unexpected romance to deeply held but unpopular convictions, to revolutionary inspiration, "48 STARS" takes the viewer on a vivid journey of personal reflections and memories. Many Americans were tested to their very limits, but nearly all joined together in solidarity under the emblem of a nation.

Acappella Omaha Chorus of Sweet Adelines International
Acappella Omaha Chorus of Sweet Adelines International has been in existence since 1956. Currently, under the direction of Annette Wallace, the 33 member chorus rehearses every Monday night at 7 p.m. (except holidays) at Remington Heights Retirement Village, 12606 W. Dodge Road. Singing a cappella harmony in four parts: bass, baritone, melody or lead, and tenor, the chorus' purpose is to advance the musical art form of barbershop harmony through education and performance.

ætherplough: a tool for cultivating performance. Our mission is to create, produce, and present contemporary performance in Omaha. We are dedicated to: • creating original, ensemble-based performance • producing live arts events showcasing the work of local artists and • presenting out-of-town performance work We envision a growing local community of multi-disciplinary artists engaging Omaha in the national contemporary performance dialogue.

African Culture Connection
African Culture Connection (ACC) provides African culture and art experiences that encourage an appreciation for the richness diversity brings to all. ACC increases cultural awareness and art education opportunities for low-income youth by providing culturally diverse, art-based in-school and after-school residency programs and performances in the Omaha metro area and beyond.

All About Omaha (AAO)
Our mission is simple; we want you to get involved! Omaha is an ever-growing, ever-changing city that continues to thrive thanks to the generous spirit of those who actively work to better our community. We work strive to create events and opportunities that allow members to network and make a difference. We focus primarily on Omaha awareness, community involvement and leadership development and we think you'll find just about anything can fall into those categories.

Alliance Française d'Omaha
AFO is an independently financed 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, serving as Omaha's French cultural center for the study of French language, cultural exchange and friendship between Americans and French-speaking people. We share and celebrate the francophone world through cultural and educational programs. Our values reflect a respect for cultural diversity; the values of the not-for-profit sector; Conviviality; Striving for excellence; Modernity and innovation.

American Italian Heritage Society
Benvenuti/Welcome! The American Italian Heritage Society encourages, promotes, and preserves Italian Culture and heritage with activities centered upon Italian traditions, foods, language, religious festivals, folklore, customs, celebrations, music, dance and family genealogy. Our calendar is always updated and we'd love for you to become a member. Our President and Board of Directors are dedicated to this mission but we need your moral and financial support to be successful.

American Midwest Ballet
American Midwest Ballet is the region's resident professional dance company -- bringing the beauty, athleticism, and energy of ballet to Nebraska and Iowa audiences. Performing at home and on tour, its mission is to provide enrichment through programs of the highest quality: professional dance performances, educational programs, and community outreach.

Artists' Cooperative Gallery
Our light-filled open space is the perfect showcase for high-quality regional art in all media. Artist-members conduct outreach and education activities, such as special exhibits, demonstrations, presentations and workshops. Support local artists and help them share their creativity, knowledge and skills with your donations.

Arts For All, Inc.
Arts For All, Inc. is a nonprofit arts education organization dedicated to making the arts available and affordable for all ages throughout Metro Omaha.

Arts in Motion
Arts in Motion's mission is to use art to strengthen communities by empowering individuals to break down cultural barriers and improve critical thinking and communication skills. Since 2006 Arts in Motion has offered a program called Dancing Classrooms to school students in the Omaha area. Dancing Classrooms is an internationally recognized ballroom dance method for children, designed to build respect, confidence, social skills, and a love for the arts amongst diverse classmates.

The Backwaters Press
We are an independent, nonprofit press based in Nebraska. Many of our books are award-winning, including the anthologies "Times of Sorrow, Times of Grace," which received two Nebraska book awards, and "Nebraska Presence: An Anthology of Poetry," which won a Nebraska Book Award for poetry anthology, and "The Untidy Season: An Anthology of Nebraska Women Poets," which also won a Nebraska Book Award for poetry anthology.

Bellevue Choral Society
The Mission of the Bellevue Choral Society is to provide choral opportunities to the people of Bellevue, and other suburbs of Omaha, who do not have an ensemble opportunity readily available.

Bellevue Little Theatre
The Bellevue Little Theatre (BLT) is managed by a volunteer Board of Directors. Over 200 volunteers contribute production and acting talents. Some artistic staff - directors, choreographers, set and lighting designers - receive an honorarium. Bellevue Little Theatre is proud to announce 2018-19 will be our 50th season. The theatre will open with Big Fish running September 14-30.