|10:00 am-12:00 pm||Meet the Author: Paul Rea--"The Legend of Lil' Red" University Bookstore|
Heartwarming story of how a little boy's sportsmanship inspired the most gracious fans in all of college sports. Register to win 4 tickets to the Nebraska Red/White Game (April 14) Drawing at noon. Must be present to win.
|10:30 am-2:00 pm||Quilts for Community International Quilt Study Center & Museum|
Observe and visit with members of the Lincoln Quilters Guild as they work on Quilts of Valor. Quilts of Valor Foundation is a non-profit organization formed to "cover our wounded soldiers, sailors and Marines one quilt at a time". Since its founding, about 23,000 donated quilts have been awarded to service members.
|10:30 am-12:00 pm||Meet the Author--Valerie Doherty University Bookstore|
Pick up a signed copy of her children's book "Husker Game Day"- a tribute to Nebraska Cornhuskers and their loyal fans. This story captures the excitement, spirit, and joy of college football game days & will be enjoyed by Husker Fans of all ages.
Register to win 4 tickets to the Nebraska Red/White Game (April 14). Drawing is at noon. Must be present to win.
|11:00 am-11:45 am||Big Red Weekend Tour of the Sheldon Museum of Art SHELDON MUSEUM of ART|
Join student docent Amanda Washburn for a tour of selected works in the Sheldon collection.
|12:00 pm-5:00 pm||Larsen Tractor Test and Power Museum Open House LARSEN TRACTOR MUSEUM|
Celebrating the 92nd Anniversary of the First Nebraska Tractor Test.
|12:30 pm-3:30 pm||POSTPONED Let's Create! Fabric Monoprint and Dyeing for Adults International Quilt Study Center & Museum|
POSTPONED to April 28th Participants will explore the exhibitions, "Tribute to Ardis James" and Jean Ray Laury, noting the design elements of art used. We will learn gelatin monoprinting on fabrics and paper and dye a silk scarf using permanent markers, alcohol inks and alcohol using designs inspired by the quilts. Each will make and take home fabrics, papers and a silk scarf they have created. Bring an apron or smock as the paint will stain clothing.
Class cost $18 members (plus $10 material fee) and $26 non-member (plus $10 material fee). For adults. Class size limited to 12 participants.
Items provided for the materials fee: silk scarf with rolled hem (8" x 54"), fabrics, papers, use of paints, printing plates, brayers, objects to create designs, permanent markers, alcohol, alcohol inks.
Participants may wish to bring their own fabrics for additional experimentation.
|1:00 pm||UNL Bull Sale ANIMAL SCIENCES COMPLEX|
|1:00 pm||Spring Game STADIUM|
Red vs. White
|7:00 pm||Alash Tuvan Throat Singers SHELDON MUSEUM of ART|
The Sheldon Museum of Art and Southeast Community College present the Alash Ensemble of Tuva. Concert at 7:30 p.m.; introduction to Tuvan music at 7.
|7:30 pm||This is Tango Now: Identidad LIED CENTER for PERFORMING ARTS|
This is Tango Now: Identidad explores the issues of identity and willpower in a breathtaking performance. Under the guidance of the mysterious Duende, the Marionette breaks free from her Puppeteer, and embarks on a journey of self-exploration, awareness, and discovery beyond her wildest dreams. Told as a story, with powerful dancing, live music, lights and pure spectacle, This is Tango Now: Identidad brings audiences of all ages to their feet. Don’t miss this unique tango experience!
|7:30 pm-10:00 pm||University Theatre: The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 TEMPLE BUILDING|
University Theatre presents "The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940" by John Bishop. A wildly comic romp poking fun at the more ridiculous aspects of show biz by untangling the mystery of the Stage Door Slasher.
Performances are April 12-14 and 18-21 at 7:30 p.m. in Howell Theatre.
$50 regular; $40 faculty/staff and senior citizen
Each pass allows the pass-holder FOUR (4) admissions to any University Theatre production. Passes are non-transferable and non-refundable.
Passes must be presented at the Ticket Office to redeem for tickets to specific performances. RESERVATIONS ARE RECOMMENDED for performances.
Ticket Information: Lied Center Ticket Office: $16, $14 faculty/staff, senior citizen, $10 students with ID
Lied Center Ticket Office
301 N. 12th
Open 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM, Monday - Friday
and one hour prior to performance in the Temple Theatres Lobby
In addition, you can purchase tickets online here:
|7:30 pm||The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 by John Bishop TEMPLE BUILDING|
Ticket information: $16/general, $14/seniors, UNL Faculty/Staff, $10/students with NU ID. Lied Center Ticket Office--402-472-4747