The Omaha Community Playhouse has done it again!  Native Gardens is a hilarious turf war between neighbors, generations, and ethnicities.  When Pablo and Tania purchase a new home in a well-to-do white neighborhood, the couple next door initially offer a friendly welcome.  But when a laughable property line disagreement dissolves into an all-out turf war, the dirt begins to fly.  Packed with witty quips—and plenty of back-and-forth mudslinging—Native Gardens is a side-splitting reminder that, despite our differences, we all share a much larger common ground.

Director Ablan Roblin stops by the KIOS studios to chat with Mike Hogan about the show and how important it is to laugh at ourselves while we navigate through the important role of "neighbor."

The show opens on February 14th and runs through March 15th.

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La Vista police are investigating after customers were sickened after allegedly being served cleaning solution at a movie theater.  Police tell KETV that two people who had ordered drinks at the Alamo Drafthouse theater yesterday were accidentally served cleaning solution.  Both customers and a bartender who tasted the drinks began having symptoms and were taken to a hospital for treatment. 

New at the Omaha Community Playhouse, One Man, Two Guvnors will open Friday, April 12. The show will run in the Hawks Mainstage Theatre from April 12 through May 5, 2019.

Long time actor and former Associate Professor of Theatre at Creighton University, Bill Hutson, stops by the KIOS-studios to chat with Mike Hogan about this side-splitting farce packed with physical comedy and hilarious hijinks.  He also talks about the rehearsal process and the art and challenges of doing comedy.

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August 17th is opening night for Omaha Comminity Playhouse's latest offering "Fun Home."  This Tony Award winning musical is a refreshingly honest and moving story that takes one on a cathartic journey of seeing our parents through grown-up eyes.  Actress Angie Heim stops by the KIOS studios to shed some light onto the plot, rehearsal process, and deeper meaning of the show.  Her chat with Mike Hogan during today's "Morning Edition" is below.  More information on the show can be found at