Thursday, August 30, 2012

Artist Ed Opportunity with the Nebraska Arts Council!!

Join us for this presentation to learn about opportunities for individual artists provided by the Nebraska Arts Council (NAC). NAC staff members Anne Alston, Education and Communities Manager, and J.D. Hutton, Artist Services and Communications Manager, will guide you through the various programs tailored to individual artists which are offered by the state agency.

September 13, 2012
6056 Maple Street  Omaha, NE 68104

A question and answer session will follow the presentation.

Bring your business cards and other contact information for networking with the artist attendees.

This is a free event and is for ALL types of artists-visual, written, etc

Donations will be accepted and appreciated to help this organization hold more educational events like this!

Many thanks to the Nebraska Arts Council and the Pizza Shoppe Collective!

Please share this with any Nebraska artists that may be interested.

FB Event is here

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Samurai Spotlight!

We're trying something new with the Samurai. On Monday the 27 of August we will have a show at the Pizza Shoppe in Benson. At 8 pm. At this show only two of the Samurai will be performing. Dave Nesbit and Ephemily. The two of them will do solo sets followed by a "Rant Duet"
The Show is free but we will be taking donations for a local charity.
So Join us at the Pizza Shoppe (6056 Maple Street) at 8 pm for a special evening.

Samurai of Spoken Word at... The Slowdown!!

And again the Samurai return to the Slowdown. Doing sets of Stand up, Poetry and Storytelling. Never boring always entertaining. It's our first non Monday there. Appearing on Thursday the 23rd at 8 pm.
The show is free, but we will be taking donations for these nice people.
So come join us at The Slow down at 8 pm.
729 North 14th Street

Friday, July 13, 2012

July Speed up the Spoken Word at The Slowdown.

July 23rd
The Slowdown

729 North 14th Street

The Samurai of Spoken Word return to the Slowdown! Come join us at 8 o'clock as we take the stage for a night of storytelling, stand up and poetry. No cover to go in but donations will be taken for KIOS radio.
Hope to see you there.  

July Jam of Spoken Word

July 16th at the Pizza Shoppe Collective! 7 pm come join us for a night of story telling, poetry, and stand up as the Samurai of Spoken Word do their best to thrill and entertain.
The event is free but a bucket will be there for charitable donations.

July 16
7 pm
6056 maple st.

It may not look it...

But we have been plenty busy of late. Our friends at the Samurai of Spoken word have two shows coming up. The first being at the pizza shoppe collective on the 16th of july. And the second being at the Slow down on July 23. come on down and cheer them on.

Speaking of cheering we'd like to offer congratulations yet again to Jessica Sophir (The world infamous Ephemily) for being named to the board of friends of Planned Parenthood. The people out there needed a new voice and they certainly got one with her.

If you can make it check out the "Mix it up" show of paintings at the Bancroft street market (2702 South 10th Street) Which features, among others, our good friend Tres Johnson. The show will be running through the 15th. 

Lastly, we are in planning for our next set of shows, News to come soon. 

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

The Sunday Spoken word Slam O Rama

Date; Sunday May 27
Time doors open at four show starts at five.
no it will not be filled with Slam poetry, although there will be some, it will instead be a show of the Samurai of Spoken word out on a day pass and looking to kick some verbal ass from the stage. Doors open at 4 we perform at 5, come on down. 
This show will benefit the USO.

Venue will Be Papa Chris's Chicago Originals. 7024 Maple St Come Join us. 

Welcome to the MAYhem of spoken word

Our Next Samurai of Spoken Word Show!
Show Date Monday May 21

PS collective.. we could never leave you. You nurtured us, gave us a place to live, a discount on pizza, and beer... So we're back. Ready to bring the house down yet again. So join us for an evening of food, drink and spoken words..Doors open at 6 we go on at 7This show will benefit the Nebraska Humane Society.Location The Pizza Shoppe in Benson 6056 maple st omaha

Friday, April 27, 2012

Schedule of Events for DREAMING

Just 1 week away!  Lots of great events coming up!  Please Join us!

See the newest event schedule and all the updates at

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Upcoming Events

April 16th- Samurai of Spoken Word at the Pizza Shoppe Collective- 
  • Doors open 6pm
  • Free
  • Charity- Lydia House/Open Door Mission
April 30th- Samurai of Spoken Word at the Slowdown- 
  • Doors open 7pm
  • Free
  • Charity- KIOS FM, Omaha's Local NPR station

May 4-6- DREAMING Show at Diamond on 16th

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Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Local Film Maker Showcase!

On March 4th Eventgelical productions in association with Independent Gorilla films will be putting on
IndeGo Spotlight, a monthly showcase for local film makers. Each month will feature a local director showing their work, doing a Q+A with a host and the audience. An excellent opportunity to see what new films are being made in the local area.

The first show will feature Daniel B. Iske the director and producer of the critically acclaimed web series "The Dead Hour"
Who will be discussing his inspirations for his work and approach to the creative process.

For more information on the IndeGo Spotlight check out the page at.

We hope to see you there!!

The February Spoken Word Show!

Yes we're doing it again. Because to be honest no one has tried to stop us yet. This months spoken word show will be on february 20th at the Pizza Shoppe Collective (6056 Maple Street) at 7 O'clock.
The show is called the "February Spoken word Free For All" It will feature a number of the artists we have had previously including.
  • Ephemily
  • Veronica Noir Smash
  • Travis HeerMan
  • Megan Mcguire
  • David Nesbit
  • And
  • Mikey Taylor
This show will feature the debuts of several new spoken word artists and we look forward to seeing what madness they may spread.

The theme of this months show is "Romance" and our charity will be the Domestic Violence Crisis Center.
As usual there is no cover but if you can bring some extra money to donate to the good folks at the center that would be excellent.

Hope to see you there!

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Film Event!!

We are back to doing film events so please join us for a night of movies outside the usual...
January 23rd at 
The Pizza Shoppe in Benson
(6056 Maple St) 

The film for this month with be...
"Kill Your Idols"
A documentary on the post punk "No Wave" scene.
Features, Sonic Youth, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Lydia Lunch.
Seating begins at 6pm

Opening Film "Nemesis" starts at 7pm
Local film maker, Jesus Narvaez, brings you a tale of terror and dark speculation.

Feature Film starts at 7:30pm

Admission $5- for both films!
(But lets be honest where are you going to get a movie for that much?)


Don't forget, you'll be at The Pizza Shoppe, so there will be great food and drink available.

Please come on down and support some independent films you can't see anywhere else in town.

You can find the event on Facebook here.

Our Next Spoken Word Show

We're doing it again, and again...

Come join the motley cast of story tellers, poets, writers and weirdos for an evening of spoken word entertainmen,
January Spoken Word Jam-orama
at The Pizza Shoppe Collective

There will be laughs, thrills chills (Cause ya.. it's January) Thumb your nose at winter and join us for an evening in to support the Omaha Food Bank (Please bring a can or two, we promise to be funny!)

January 16, 2012 @ 7pm
PS Collective
 6056 Maple St , Benson

Lineup so far...
  • Ephemily
  • Will Ross
  • Mikey Taylor
  • Dave Nesbit
  • Chris Wiig
  • Veronica Noir Smash
  • Megan Mcguire
  • More to come!!
We will be supporting The Omaha Food Bank with this show. There will be no cover but donations of canned goods and cash will be accepted.

The event can be found at facebook here