Upcoming Omaha Performing Arts shows! You won't want to miss these!
National Geographic Live’s Extreme Planet with Carsten Peter – Tuesday, Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m., Holland Center. Gorgeous images from an adventurous photographer. If you love the magazine, this will live up to your expectations.
David Sanborn – Sunday, Feb. 15, 7 p.m., Holland Center – Grammy-winning jazz saxophonist
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet – Thursday, Feb. 19, 7:30 p.m., Orpheum Theater – Acclaimed dance company blurring the lines between ballet and modern dance
Ladysmith Black Mambazo – Friday, Feb. 20, 8 p.m., Holland Center – Grammy-winning South African vocal group. Incredibly joyful music.
John Tartaglia’s ImaginOcean – Friday, Feb. 20, 7 p.m., Orpheum Theater – Fun, black light puppet show full of music geared toward families of preschools to third grade.
Randy Brecker – Friday, Feb. 27, 8 p.m., Holland Center (1200 Club) – Grammy-winning jazz trumpeter playing in our most intimate hall, the 1200 Club (think candle-lit tables)
The Australian Bee Gees Show – Sunday, March 1, 7 p.m., Holland Center – Best Bee Gees tribute group, hands down. This is a multi-media type of show.
Pippin – March 3-8 (opening night is Tuesday, March 3, 7:30 p.m.), Orpheum Theater – Music by the composer of WICKED, this Broadway musical features extraordinary acrobats. It was 4 Tony Awards in 2013, including Best Musical Revival.
Cassandra Wilson – Saturday, March 8, 8 p.m., Holland Center – Grammy-winning jazz vocalist will be celebrating the 100th birthday anniversary of Billie Holiday.
National Geographic Live’s Ocean Soul with photojournalist Brian Skerry – Another great National Geographic photographer, Skerry’s presentation features beautiful photos and a conservation message
Cherish the Ladies – Wednesday, March 11, 7 p.m., Holland Center – Features all the great facets of traditional Irish culture: lovely music, beautiful vocals, and stunning step dancing
Compagnie Kafig – Wednesday, March 18, 7:30 p.m., Orpheum Theater – Brazilian dance company that brings a high energy and athletic performance.
Fredericks Brown – Thursday, March 19, 7:30 p.m., Holland Center (1200 Club) – Bluesy female duo out New Zealand, they blew the roof off the Holland when they opened for a show last year, so we invited them back to headline their own
Texas Tenors – Thursday, March 19, 7:30 p.m., Holland Center (Kiewit Hall) – You may have seen them on American’s Got Talent, this trio blends country, gospel, classical and Broadway into a charming and humorous show
Motown The Musical – March 25-29 (opening night is Wednesday, March 25, 7:30 p.m.), Orpheum Theater – Broadway musical featuring more than 40 classic Motown hits. It’s the story of the Motown founder and the music that shaped our lives.
Tierney Sutton – Friday, March 27, 7 and 9 p.m., Holland Center (1200 Club) – Jazz vocalist who will be paying tribute to Joni Mitchell
The new teaser trailer and poster for DISNEY•PIXAR’s THE GOOD DINOSAUR is now available. YouTube Link: http://youtu.be/8lsIrASLD-Q THE GOOD DINOSAUR opens in theatres everywhere on November 25th! Great opportunity for a Thanksgiving Weekend Family Movie!!! #GoodDino
Watch Tom Hanks in the trailer for DreamWorks Pictures’ BRIDGE OF SPIES, directed by Steven Spielberg. The dramatic thriller tells the incredible story of an ordinary man placed in extraordinary circumstances. Youtube: https://youtu.be/2-2x3r1m2I4 Embed:https://www.youtube.com/embed/2-2x3r1m2I4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen> DreamWorks Pictures’ BRIDGE OF SPIES opens in theaters everywhere on October 16th! #BridgeOfSpies
POP-ROCK SENSATION R5 ANNOUNCE WINTER 2016 DATES FOR HIGHLY ANTICIPATED SOMETIME LAST NIGHT HEADLINE TOUR Including Omaha’s Holland Center – March 14, 2016 – Fresh off an electrifying performance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! last Thursday, pop-rock quintet R5 has announced more than 20 additional tour dates for their Sometime Last Night headline tour, launching their winter 2016 leg on January 26 in Stockton, Calif., at the Bob Hope Theatre and continue through cities such as New York City, Chicago, San Diego, Cleveland, Memphis, Minneapolis and Orlando. The tour will feature Ryland as opener. R5 fan club members will have first access to concert tickets through the band’s fan club presale beginningWednesday, June 17, at 10 a.m. local time until June 18 at 10 p.m. local time. Tickets for the tour will go on sale to the general public in select cities starting Friday, June 19, at 10 a.m. local time. VIP packages available for the summer tour will also be available for the winter dates. For more i…