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Bill Murray, Jan Vogler & Friends - New Worlds Tour and five more Omaha Performing Arts Performances on sale July 13

Jul 12, 2018, 16:18 PM by Kelly Bartnick


Acts include The Temptations and The Four Tops; 
Gladys Knight; OK Go; iLuminate; Black Violin 

and JUST ANNOUNCED Bill Murray, Jan Vogler & Friends – New Worlds tour.

Omaha Performing Arts announces an exciting addition to its 2018-2019 season. Bill Murray, Jan Vogler & Friends will bring their New Worlds tour to the Holland Performing Arts Center Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 7:00 PM. Tickets to this performance and five more exciting performances go on sale at 10:00 AM Friday, July 13 at, the Ticket Omaha* Box Office inside the Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas Street or by phone at (402) 345-0606.

New Worlds is a fascinating encounter between great music and literature featuring two masters of their craft, actor Bill Murray and cellist Jan Vogler. The program showcases American values in both art forms and how American writers, actors and musicians have built bridges between America and Europe. New Worlds premiered in June 2017 at Germany’s Dresden Festival and at the Napa Valley Festival in July 2017. The performance has been celebrated around the world.

The charm, energy and creative force of New Worlds comes from some of the strongest voices that influenced generations in America - Twain, Hemingway, Whitman, Cooper, Bernstein, Gershwin and Foster. Tickets start at $49.


New Worlds is among the early 2018-2019
Omaha Performing Arts performances to go on sale.

It joins the following shows, also on sale Friday, July 13, 2018 at 10:00 AM.


The Temptations & The Four Tops

Thursday, September 6, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Orpheum Theater
Tickets: Starting at $49.50 | Series Sponsor: First National Bank

Two Motown legendary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame groups entertain with an evening of their hit songs that defined a generation, including “My Girl,” “Reach out,” “Baby I Need Your Lovin’” and more.

Black Violin

Thursday, October 4, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Holland Performing Arts Center
Tickets: Starting at $20

Exhilarating hip-hop duo Black Violin returns to Omaha for what is sure to be a sell-out show like their 2016 Holland Center visit. Kev Marcus on violin and Wil B on viola wow all ages with their ground-breaking blend of popular and classical music. Named one of the hottest bands at South by Southwest, their sound is sought after by hit recording artists like Alicia Keys, Tom Petty and Jay Z.


Saturday, October 6, 2018 | 7:00 PM | Orpheum Theater
Tickets: Starting at $22

As seen on “America’s Got Talent,” iLuminate fuses technology and dance in a performance that will reawaken your senses! Dancers in electrified glow-in-the-dark suits create exhilarating illusions in complete darkness. This dazzling light-up show will spark the imagination for people of all ages.


OK Go: The Live Video Tour

Friday, October 19, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Holland Performing Arts Center
Tickets: Starting at $35

OK Go, the rock band famous for their wildly creative videos, brings their unique magic to the stage in 2018. As you might expect from the pioneering band who danced on treadmills and in zero gravity, this show is unlike any you’ve seen before: It’s a film screening and a rock concert rolled into one.

The band will perform their songs live and in sync with 20 of their iconic videos, pausing for question/answer sessions with the crowd and special performances. See them preform on hand bells, and join in the high-tech interactive piece performed by the audience. Like the band, the show defies categorization, but bring your family and expect dancing, joy and wonder.

An Evening with Gladys Knight

Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Holland Performing Arts Center
Tickets: Starting at $35

Gladys Knight is one of the iconic women of classic R&B, dubbed the "Empress of Soul" for her musical impact on the world stage. This seven-time Grammy® winner has enjoyed No. 1 hits in Pop, Gospel, R&B and Adult Contemporary, and has triumphed in film, television and on stage. 

Other performances, including Omaha Performing Arts Broadway shows, will go on sale at a later date.

*Ticket Omaha is the official retail ticket outlet for all performances at the Orpheum Theater and the Holland Performing Arts Center. Tickets purchased from other ticket retailers such as secondary ticket agencies or brokers may be more expensive and may not be valid. Due to the nature of live entertainment, all programs, performers, prices, dates and times are subject to change.