Entertainment calendar: Enjoy a state park, see helicopters up close, go to a concert and more | Arts & Theater

Friday Concerts Tchaikovsky 4 with Maestro Bahl, 7:30 pm, Holland Performing Arts Center, Omaha. Tickets range from $20 to $65 and are available by phone at 402-345-0606 or online at ticketomaha.com. Theater “Stick Fly,” 7:30 pm, Howard Drew Theatre, Omaha Community Playhouse. Tickets start at $36 with prices varying by performance. Tickets may be purchased … Read more

Blood and guts form the laughs in Kitchen Dog Theater’s Gary

When it’s the end of the world, sometimes all you can do is laugh. Same advice applies when you’re a lowly clown who’s tasked with cleaning up mountains of bodies after Shakespeare’s bloodiest mosque — bring on a bit of levity. In the tradition of Tom Stoppard’s Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Deadwhere we see what … Read more

These are the 15 can’t-miss shows in DFW theater for March

From concerts by powerhouse women to new works to festivals galore, this month’s theatrical offerings are as exciting as all the spring flowers starting to nudge up out of the ground. In order of start date, here are 15 local shows — and festivals! — to watch this month: RhapsodyTurtle Creek ChoraleMarch 5Tony Award-winning theater … Read more

Dog Camps Offer Training and Off-Leash Adventures to Eager Pups | Animals | Seven Days

click to enlarge On Wednesday mornings, my husband, Tom O’Connor, and I know not to say the day of the week out loud. We don’t dare even whisper the name “JR.” Then, 10 minutes before JR Miller is due to arrive at our home, we take out the blue body suit that Lenny, our dog, … Read more