― Panoramic View of Hastings, Nebraska. Photograph taken in 1909. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) ∙ Another yearly stop for the World of Fantasy Players was Hastings, Nebraska which is about 25 miles south of Grand Island. This was one of those towns that we would just go into to play the show and then leave. When I managed this troupe of performers of family oriented stage productions, I tried to make it so we could stay in the same motel for more than one night whenever possible. The [...].