Theatre Review: Hearts of Darkness (SNAP brings it home)

Gordon Spencer / The Reader We Are Proud to Present a Presentation, About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as Southwest Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884-1915 is the play's full title. Reading it, you might say "Huh?" It looks kind of weird, right? Thus does playwright Jackie Sibblies Drury provoke you [...]

By |2016-10-26T04:24:27+00:00August 28th, 2014|Production Reviews|Comments Off on Theatre Review: Hearts of Darkness (SNAP brings it home)

Theatre Review: Racial intolerance packs punch in SNAP’s ‘Proud to Present’

Bob Fischbach / World Herald Staff Writer It's not easy theater - not for this cast of six strong actors, and certainly not for audiences. But a play with this year's longest title, which SNAP! Productions opened Thursday, could be the most powerful thing you'll see onstage this season. We Are Proud to Present a [...]

By |2016-10-26T04:24:27+00:00August 23rd, 2014|Production Reviews|Comments Off on Theatre Review: Racial intolerance packs punch in SNAP’s ‘Proud to Present’

Theatre Preview: Race, intolerance, and a play within a play

Bob Fischbach / Omaha World Herald A play within a play often appeals to theater types. It features actors playing actors, after all, and peeking behind a rehearsal curtain can be appealing. Noah Diaz appeared last March in a staged reading of Jackie Sibblies Drury's "We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero [...]

By |2016-10-26T04:24:27+00:00August 21st, 2014|Production Previews|Comments Off on Theatre Preview: Race, intolerance, and a play within a play

News and Notes: TAG Award Recipients 2014

SNAP! would like to congratulate Sally Neumann Scamfer for taking home the TAG award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy / Drama for Come Back, Little Sheba and Nichole Hawkins-Nelson for taking home the Outstanding Featured Actress in a Comedy / Drama award for Voices From the Closet at this evening's Theatre Arts Guild [...]

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