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LINCOLN, NEB. – The Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will present The Angels Theatre Company Production of What The Wind Taught Me, March 15-23, 2013. Visit www.liedcenter.org for a complete list of dates and times. Tickets may be purchased at the Lied Center Ticket Office located at 12th and Q Street in downtown Lincoln, by phone at 402.472-4747 or online at www.liedcenter.org. Ticket prices are $22 for adults and $11 dollars for youth. The production will be in the Johnny Carson Theater at the Lied Center.

What the Wind Taught Me is a new play by Becky Key Boesen, commissioned by the Lied Center for Performing Arts. A story about weather, history and hope, it takes place in a small Midwestern town assaulted by a deadly tornado. The children living there meet a mysterious visitor from the past who offers help and a glimpse into the future.

A pre-show talk is scheduled one half hour before the performance. The talk, free to ticket holders, will be in the Lied Center's Steinhart Room.

This Lied program is sponsored in memory of Dr. Wallace C. Peterson. The Lied Center’s 23rd Season is supported by Friends of Lied, Ameritas and Union Bank. All events in the Lied Center are made possible entirely or in part by the Lied Performance Fund, established in memory of Ernst F. Lied and his parents, Ernst M. and Ida K. Lied. The Nebraska Arts Council, a state agency, has supported the programs of this organization through its matching grants program funded by the Nebraska Legislature; the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency; and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment. For more information visit LiedCenter.org.