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WeBop®

Sep 06 2016 to Jan 28 2016 Holland Performing Arts Center

Stomp, strut and swing to the joyous rhythms of jazz while learning about the art form’s core concepts, instruments and great performers! These 45-minute classes developed by Jazz at Lincoln Center in conjunction with Columbia University include child and adult participation, offering a creative outlet to explore jazz together through movement, songs, storytelling and play. 

The eight-week sessions are for children ages 2-5 and their parents or guardians. WeBop is not a child drop-off program. Sessions are divided by age group. Click "more" to see the full schedule.

THE SOUND OF MUSIC

Jan 24 2017 to Jan 29 2017 Orpheum Theater

The beloved music and spirited story of Maria and the von Trapp family delights all ages in this brand new production.THE SOUND OF MUSIC features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, suggested by “The Trapp Family Singers” by Maria Augusta Trapp. 

The Saturday matinee performance on January 28 at 2:00 PM will have Audio Description as well as ASL interpreters.

Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY

Feb 03 2017 Holland Performing Arts Center

Distant Worlds returns to Omaha with an exciting new program, Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY! This international concert phenomenon features Nobuo Uematsu’s stirring music from one of the most popular video games of all time! Conducted by Grammy Award®-winner Arnie Roth with more than 100 musicians on stage including the Distant Worlds Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus, this show is a multimedia feast for the eyes and ears.  

Where the Wild Things Live

Feb 07 2017 Holland Performing Arts Center

Being spit on by a chimp, screamed at by a prairie dog and charged by a pig is all in a day’s work for veteran photographer Vincent J. Musi. Explore the connections between exotic animals and humans with Musi as he shares images from his forays into the wild world of our nonhuman friends.

The Five Irish Tenors

Feb 09 2017 Holland Performing Arts Center

With endearing charm and beautifully polished performances, the talented vocalists of The Five Irish Tenors will whisk you away for an enchanted visit to the Emerald Isle! The Five Irish Tenors present a sensational program of the most famously beloved Irish songs including “My Wild Irish Rose” and the glorious “Danny Boy.”

Elvis Lives

Feb 14 2017 Orpheum Theater

Elvis Lives is an unforgettable multimedia and live musical journey across Elvis’ life. His iconic style, embraced by many of today’s artists, continues to intrigue audiences of all generations. Featuring winners from Elvis Presleys Enterprises’ worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, audiences “Can’t Help Falling In Love”® with this phenomenal theatrical concert experience.

One Woman Sex and the City

Feb 16 2017 Scott Recital Hall

In this loving tribute and send-up, comedian Kerry Ipema takes audiences through a laughter-infused version of all six seasons of the TV show. See your favorite characters come to life as they brunch, banter, support each other and swoon over men and Manolos. There will be puns, cosmopolitans and participation!

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Hot Club of Cowtown

Feb 17 2017 Scott Recital Hall

Weaving down-home melodies with vintage European hot jazz, Western swing trio Hot Club of Cowtown from Austin, Texas, chases the blues away! Hot Club’s sparkling spins on standards and refreshing original tunes have been lauded by The New York Times as music “for dancing and an old-fashioned good time.”

Sean Jones Quartet

Feb 24 2017 Scott Recital Hall

Thrilling hard bop trumpeter and composer Sean Jones balances technical virtuosity with the music of his gospel-embedded upbringing. Jones, who served as the lead trumpet for the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra until 2010, stands out from the horn-blowing pack with his bright, muscular tone and impeccable sense of swing.

Odd Squad LIVE!

Mar 02 2017 Orpheum Theater

MUSIC! GADGETS! INTERACTIVE FUN! 

Attention Odd Squad fans! Things are about to get very odd in Omaha, and Ms. O needs YOU to help solve the case. Odd Squad LIVE! is springing into action on stage in this action-packed, laugh-out-loud adventure where kids get to participate in solving a seriously strange case. When agents Orion and Oleanna get turned into grown-ups by villains, it’s up to the kids in the audience to use their math skills and help the agents decode, decipher and unravel clues.

Kathy Mattea featuring Bill Cooley

Mar 04 2017 Scott Recital Hall

Grammy®-winning bluegrass singer Kathy Mattea and her longtime collaborator, guitarist Bill Cooley, share one of Nashville’s most musically rich partnerships. The duo meets as old friends, welcoming you into “The Acoustic Living Room” to play songs near and dear to their hearts – including Mattea’s beloved classics such as “18 Wheels and a Dozen Roses.”

Aaron Diehl presents "Jelly & George" featuring Adam Birnbaum & Cécile McLorin Salvant

Mar 05 2017 Holland Performing Arts Center

Timeless classics are elevated by modern masters when Aaron Diehl, pianist Adam Birnbaum and Grammy®-winning vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant revisit and revitalize the works of jazz piano greats George Gershwin and Jelly Roll Morton. Combining lesser-known works with new arrangements, Diehl, Birnbaum and Salvant celebrate the past while tracing a musical lineage that spans a century.

JERSEY BOYS

Mar 07 2017 to Mar 12 2017 Orpheum Theater

JERSEY BOYS is the Tony®-, Grammy®- and Olivier Award-winning Best Musical about Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi. This is the true story of how four blue-collar kids became one of the greatest successes in pop music history,

The Saturday matinee performance on March 11 at 2:00 PM will have Audio Description.

Down to Nothing

Mar 21 2017 Holland Performing Arts Center

In 2014, Hilaree O’Neill led a National Geographic team on one of mountaineering’s most harrowing expeditions. Accompanied by photographer Cory Richards’ dramatic photos and clips from filmmaker Renan Ozturk’s “Down to Nothing,” O’Neill offers a riveting first-person account of the pitfall-filled journey up Hkakabo Razi, a hidden peak in Myanmar that nearly broke this elite group of climbers.

David Benoit

Mar 24 2017 Scott Recital Hall

For three decades, Grammy®-nominated pianist David Benoit has reigned supreme as one of the founding fathers of contemporary jazz. He’s conducted world-renowned orchestras and delighted audiences around the globe. His intimate evening of smooth jazz is a must-see!

Taj Express

Mar 26 2017 Orpheum Theater

Taj Express explodes with the sounds of India and Bollywood! Through a fusion of film, dance and music, this dazzling international sensation takes you on an adventure through modern Indian culture. The production is a high-energy celebration of new India’s pop music and deep traditions featuring colorful costumes, joyful dance and thrilling music.

Band Day at the Holland

Apr 02 2017 Holland Performing Arts Center

Join us for Band Day at the Holland!

Nebraska high school concert bands take the spotlight in Omaha Performing Arts' second annual showcase. This event gives students the opportunity to showcase their talent on the Holland Center’s Kiewit Concert Hall stage.

Don’t miss your opportunity to hear some of Nebraska’s top high school musicians! 

BEAUTIFUL

Apr 04 2017 to Apr 09 2017 Orpheum Theater

BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation.

The Saturday matinee performance on April 8 at 2:00 PM will have Audio Description.


Choir Day at the Holland

Apr 10 2017 Holland Performing Arts Center

Join us for the first-ever Choir Day at the Holland!

This event shines a spotlight on Nebraska high school concert choirs and chamber choirs, giving them a chance to perform on the Kiewit Hall stage.

Don't miss your chance to hear some of Nebraska's top high school singers!



Chasing Rivers

Apr 18 2017 Holland Performing Arts Center

Take an unforgettable journey down the world’s waterways with acclaimed photographer Pete McBride. Named a “freshwater hero” by National Geographic, McBride has worked in over 70 countries documenting endangered rivers including in his award-winning film “Chasing Rivers.” Along the way, he’s paddled the river, taken to the air and even boarded an elephant.