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O-pa Roundup: New Year, New Shows we're looking forward to in 2020

Posted On Dec 31, 2019, 16:00 PM by Mary King
We are ringing in the New Year with acrobatics, adventure and more! Here’s just a few things we’re looking forward to as we kick off another year at O-pa. 

Cirque Mechanics: 42FT–A Menagerie of Mechanical Marvels

Cirque blog

January 21, 2020 | 7:00 PM
Orpheum Theater | Slosburg Hall 

Step right up! Cirque Mechanics transports us to a 1930s one-ring circus in 42FT – A Menagerie of Mechanical Marvels. Featuring acrobats, aerialists and a healthy dose of mechanical wonders - this modern circus' message is timeless and relevant. 

Arrive early for Preshow Playtime! This show includes family-friendly activities in the lobby starting one hour before the show.

Night club vibes at the 1200 Club

1200 club

Starts again February 6, 2020
Holland Center | Scott Recital Hall 

New this year – reserved seating! 

Have you visited the 1200 Club at the Holland Center? Make it a New Year’s goal! The 1200 Club transforms the Scott Recital Hall into a cozy nightclub. You’ll enjoy table service, delicious cocktails and, of course, amazing music. Plan your night out with ease when you take advantage of our newest feature – reserved seating!

Next month, we have two up-close shows in the 1200 Club. World-class drummer and Omaha native Curly Martin & Friends brings together his friends and family for an unforgettable evening of jazz on February 6. Then on February 28, we jam with talented vibraphonist Stefon Harris & Blackout. 

National Geographic Live: Untamed with filmmaker Filipe DeAndrade

Nat Geo blog

March 3, 2020 | 7:30 PM
Holland Center

Come face-to-face with lions, sharks, jumping spiders and one of the rarest animals in the world at this intimate live presentation with filmmaker and star of National Geographic's digital series "Untamed," Filipe DeAndrade.

Potted Potter: The Hilarious Harry Potter Parody

Potted potter

March 5-8, 2020
Holland Center | Scott Recital Hall

If you are a Harry Potter fanatic, then treat yourself to this fantastically funny show featuring a special appearance from a fire-breathing dragon, endless costumes, brilliant songs, ridiculous props and a generous helping of Hogwarts magic!

Even if you don’t know the difference between a Horcrux and a Hufflepuff, Potted Potter will make you roar with laughter. This brilliant family entertainment is perfect for ages 6 to Dumbledore (who is very old indeed).