Fridays, July 11 - 25th, 2014
Venue opens at 7:00 PM | Music starts at 7:30 PM | Movies begin at dusk (8:45 PM)
Holland Center Courtyard • 12th & Douglas streets
FREE and OPEN to the public!
Omaha Performing Arts brings back a cherished Omaha event – Cox Music & Movies! Enjoy live music from an eclectic mix of local bands followed by a film, all in the Holland Center Courtyard.
A menu of à la carte items will be available the day of the show. Blankets and chairs welcome. Patrons will be allowed to bring food (no alcoholic
beverages) to all M&M events. Guckenheimer will still have some food
options available for sale and Ovations will be open during the events
if people want to enjoy an alcoholic beverage.
The first movie – Frozen – will be held on the east lawn to accommodate any potential large crowds (due to the popularity of this film). The remaining 2 films will occur in the Courtyard.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a rain or shine event. Event will move to the covered arrival plaza (directly next to the courtyard) in the case of rain.
||Friday, July 11
Frozen (PG) and Dani Cleveland and Friends
Release date: 2013
Run time: 1hr 48minutes
The kingdom of Arendelle has been cast into eternal winter by Snow Queen Elsa. Anna, her spirited sister, partners with a quirky team of misfits to break the frigid spell.
Prior to the icy adventure, enjoy the sultry and soulful stylings of Dani Cleveland and Friends.
||Friday, July 18
Pirates of the Caribbean (PG-13) and Root Marm Chicken Farm Jug Band
Release date: 2003
Run time: 135 minutes
The charming Captain Jack Sparrow's (Johnny Depp) pirate life capsizes after his nemesis, the wily Captain Barbossa (Geoffrey Rush), steals his ship, the Black Pearl, and later attacks the town of Port Royal, kidnapping the governor's beautiful daughter Elizabeth (Keira Knightley). In a gallant attempt to rescue her and recapture the Black Pearl, Elizabeth's childhood friend Will Turner (Orlando Bloom) joins forces with Jack. What Will doesn't know is that a cursed treasure has doomed Barbossa and his crew to live forever as the undead. (pirates.disney.com)
Before your Caribbean voyage, enjoy music from Root Marm Chicken Farm Jug Band. The group plays old-timey music on traditional and homemade instruments.
||Friday, July 25
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (PG) and The Electroliners
Release date: 2001
Run time: 2hr 32minutes
Upon his 11th birthday, Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe) who lives in misery with an aunt and uncle that don't want him, learns from a giant named Hagrid (Robbie Coltrane) that he is the orphaned son of powerful wizards. Harry is offered a place at prestigious Hogwarts, a boarding school for wizards that exists in a realm of magic and fantasy...At Hogwarts, Harry quickly makes new friends and begins piecing together the mystery of his parent's deaths, which appear not to have been accidental after all. (fandango.com)
This magical movie follows live entertainment from The Electroliners. The band was nominated for Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards for Best Country/Americana in 2012 and 2013.