On this week’s episode of Star City Buzz, we tour First Plymouth Church located at 20th & D Streets in Lincoln. The church seats 650 people and hosts a variety of events including church services. The church is well known for its beautiful architecture. Watch the video to find out why this church is wonderful for musical performances.
Abendmusik: Lincoln was created in 1972 by founder and artistic director John Levick. Abendmusik’s home is First Plymouth Church. The group has brought world-renowned composers to Lincoln over the years. This Sunday, September 23rd at 4PM Abendmusik will celebrate 40 years of Abendmusik favorites. Watch the video to see what this special celebration brings to Lincoln.
It’s Awesome Ethnic Food Month on Star City Buzz and for our third stop, we step inside The Parthenon Greek Grill and Taverna. Parthenon is located at 5500 South 56th Street in Lincoln and is open 7 days a week from 11AM to 7PM. This authentic Greek restaurant is locally owned and brings a touch of Greece right to Lincoln. Watch the video to see what delicious Greek dishes Parthenon has to offer.
If you like Glee, you’ll love Pitch Perfect. The movie stars Brittany Snow, Rebel Wilson, and other comedy actors and actresses. It’s about a college a capella group competing with groups around campus to win a singing competition. Watch the video to find out how Schmoes Know feels about Pitch Perfect.
It’s year 12 for the Lincoln Arts Festival and this year is sure to be another great experience. The festival will take place Saturday, September 22nd from 10AM to 6PM and Sunday, September 23rd from 10AM to 5PM at SouthPointe Pavilions here in Lincoln. The festival will feature work from over 100 artists across the country. You can buy art, listen to live music, eat good food, and have fun with the family with children’s activities. Watch the video to hear what Buzz Reporter Bonney Bowman has to say about the Lincoln Arts Festival.
The Nebraska Miss Amazing Pageant is this weekend and celebrates young ladies with disabilities. You can find out more about the pageant by clicking the link in the sidebar. Watch the video to hear more about Nebraska’s pageant.
The Lied Center opens its 2012-2013 season this weekend with Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Find out where to get tickets by visiting the website in the sidebar.
Finally, tailgating is a big part of Husker game day tradition and the SideTrack Band is all about tradition. They have been together for 35 years making Husker fans happy on game day. They sing songs about players, coaches, and take requests from the crowd. You can catch them at Single Barrel every Friday before a Husker home game and each home game day before and after the game. Watch the video to see what SideTrack tradition is all about.
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