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We Are Not Alone

A Film and Book Signing Event - Sunday, February 5th - 2:00 PM

“There comes a time in many people’s lives where it just doesn’t matter anymore; you must give up and retreat into yourself or you must be brave and stand up for yourself. For me, that time is
now”. — Kristi Pederson

2pm, Sunday, February 5 th . Doors open at 1pm.


Illuminating Hearts presents a TINY space PRODUCTIONS documentary film based on the book We Are Not Alone by Kristi Pederson. Kristi brings heart, humor, and grace to her profound experiences based on lifelong contact with extraterrestrials, including physical exams,
technology, and meeting her own hybrid children. This film demonstrates how sharing our stories empowers others, conveying the nuanced message that you are not alone in the universe.

Michelle Troxclair's 'Ode to Hip Hop'

50 Years of Culture - Black History during the month of February

Benson Theatre presents Michelle Troxclair’s An Ode to Hip Hop: Celebrating 50 Years of the
Culture. Featuring amazing events all February long!

2/8, 7pm: Krush Groove
The Benson Theatre presents the film classic Krush Groove. Wear you best 80’s Hip Hop
ensemble and join us for this amazing telling of the history of Def Jam Records. Doors open at
6:30 with the film starting at 7pm at the Benson Theatre!

2/12, 7pm: The Hip Hop Concert of the Year

We are featuring the best of the best in local Hip Hop at the Benson Theatre! The evening will
kick off with our DJ Battle winner then go to the unparalleled Lite Pole as he performs his new
release “Cold Out”. Following LP, will be the amazing Marcey Yates as he hits with that funky
style on the mic that only he can bring. Last, is the break-out star, Tylynn Music bringing the
bars and the notes. Enjoy an evening of RAP (Rhythm and Poetry) with your host, Michelle
Troxclair. Doors open at 6:30pm with the show kicking off at 7 at the Benson Theatre!

2/19, 11am: Michelle Troxclair at The Culxr House for her workshop The History of Hip Hop.


No tickets needed!
This class was taught at Metro Community College and at the Creative Writing Academy in
Accra, Ghana. Don’t miss this! You may think you know Hip Hop, but it origins and journey may
surprise you. Class begins at 11:00am at the Culxr House!

2/22, 7pm: 40 Years of Hip Hop Documentary Film


And last, join Houston Alexander and Michelle Troxclair at the Benson Theatre for a showing of
KRS-1’s documentary “40 Years of Hip Hop” and a panel discussion to follow. Where is Hip
Hop headed? How important is it as far as artistry in the global ethos? What has been it impact?
February 22 nd , we honor the artform with this informative trek into the last 50 years of the genre.
Doors open at 6:30 with the film beginning at 7:00pm. The panel discussion will begin at 8:30.
Registration for the DJ Battle is free with tickets to attend at $15. All other events individually are
$10 per ticket per event, or, you can purchase an all access pass for $50.

Godspell

Rave On Productions - February 10th - 26th, 2023

Prepare ye for Godspell, the beloved classic from three-time Grammy and Academy Award winner, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin).

SHOW DATES:
Friday February 10, 2023
Saturday February 11, 2023
Friday February 17, 2023
Saturday February 18, 2023
Sunday February 19, 2023
Friday February 24, 2023
Saturday February 25, 2023
Sunday February 26, 2023

Schedule for evening shows:
7pm – Doors Open
7:30pm – Show starts
10pm – Show ends

Schedule for daytime shows:
1:30pm Doors open
2pm Show Starts
4:30pm Show ends

Friday and Saturday shows are at 7:30pm. Sunday shows are at 2:00pm.
Doors open 30 minutes prior to performance.

TICKETS:
Tickets are $35 – $55 | Reserved Seating

Ticket purchases are non-refundable.
If you need special assistance with seating, please email kate@billymcguigan.com.

Afrovibe Master Concert 2023 By Kusher Snazzy

Saturday March 18th 2023 - 7 PM

Kusher Snazzy is an awards winning AfroBeat artist and choreographer based in Omaha, Nebraska. His audiences in Omaha and around are always dazzled by the astonishing shows he performs with his dance squad; along with other local artists.
This event will showcase dance performances, musicians and good vibe as usual.

Tickets:
Standard seats on the main floor – $25
VIP seats (theatre style and banquet) – $50
(booths will be reserved for friends and family)

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