Blue Barn Theatre to Open New Doors with Ribbon Cutting & Open House

WHO: The BLUEBARN Theatre Staff and Board of Directors

WHAT: A press conference for media members to share information about the public opening of the BLUEBARN Theatre’s newly constructed building at 10th and Pacific Streets.

WHEN: Wednesday September 9, 2015 at 9:30am

WHERE: The BLUEBARN Theatre 1106 South 10th Street Omaha, NE 68108

WHY: The BLUEBARN Theatre has been bringing professionally-produced plays to area audiences since 1989. Since its inception, BLUEBARN has produced over 100 plays and has established itself as Omaha’s professional, contemporary theatre company. Striving to bring artistically significant scripts and professional production values to Omaha and the surrounding region, BLUEBARN is known for high-quality entertainment and the fearless pursuit of stories that challenge both theatre artists and patrons. With significant philanthropic support and audience growth, BLUEBARN launched a $7 million capital campaign in 2012 to build its own, permanent home. The new building will open to the public on Thursday, September 10th at 5:30pm with a Ribbon Cutting and Open House.

VISUALS: The building will be available for media photos following the press conference.

INTERVIEWS: BLUEBARN’s Producing Artistic Director Susan Clement-Toberer and Managing Director Shannon Walenta will be available to answer media questions.