Omaha Cathedral art project will host several “Las Culturas” fall events


OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – The Cathedral Arts Project (CAP) will host a variety of events this fall that will explore contributions to cathedral culture from the Spanish-speaking world.

CAP’s seasonal theme “Las Culturas” will include in-person and virtual events including a presentation on tequila culture, a webinar on Willa Cather’s Death comes for the archbishop, and a new art exhibit showcasing the Hispanic arts of Nebraska.

The seasonal fall theme will feature five distinct events:

  • Quixote Puppet Film, a virtual puppet version of Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes, at 2 p.m. on October 8
  • Opening reception of Expressión de Arte, the exhibition “Expressión de Arte” will present the Hispanic arts from all over Nebraska, from 1pm to 3pm in the Sunderland Gallery of Saint Cécile Cathedral
  • Jose Garcia on the use of altarpieces in prayer, a presentation by a prominent cultural advocate of the Hispanic community in Omaha, at 3 p.m. on October 17
  • Tequila culture from pre-Columbian ceremonies to cocktail hour today, Jose Garcia hosts a presentation exploring the history of tequila culture, at 6 p.m. on November 5
  • Death comes for the archbishop Webinar, CAP will host a webinar on Willa Cather’s 1927 novel, Death Comes for the Archbishop, at 6 p.m. on November 18

The Cathedral Arts Project (CAP) was founded in 1985 to promote and celebrate the performing and visual arts in the historic Sainte-Cécile d’Omaha Cathedral.

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