A series of conversations exploring Midwestern culture.

Live from the B Side of Benson Theatre!

Riverside Chats

Aksarben Creative is excited to announce a new project in collaboration with the Benson Theatre. Riverside Chats is a series of live conversations exploring the culture of Omaha with notable locals.

If you are interested in being a part of this project and have some kind of project, business, issue, or local connection you would be interested in discussing, email us at contact@aksarbencreative.com.


Episode 4: Big Muddy Urban Farm

Eddy Quintero and Brent Lubbert of Big Muddy Urban Farm join us to discuss urban farming and how to reduce Omaha's wasted space. Recorded live at The B Side of Benson Theatre.


Episode 3: Senator Tom Briese

Senator Tom Briese discusses his intentions behind LB314 as a proposal to provide property tax relief through raising the state’s excise taxes on beer to the highest in the nation as well as a number of other revenue increases.


Episode 2: Local Brewers

Local brewers Dave Link (Infusion Brewing Company) and Phil Doerr (Farnam House Brewing Company) join Riverside Chats to discuss LB314, which would raise the taxes breweries are paying by nearly 350% and threaten the profitability of these local businesses. They discuss how this legislation would impact their business and the beer community in Nebraska.


Episode 1: Cameron Logsdon

Cameron Logsdon joins Riverside Chats to discuss comedy, creativity, and culture in Omaha. Recorded live at The B Side of Benson Theatre.