Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our performance schedule has continued to change over the past several months. We are excited to return to live performances at the Holland Performing Arts Center and Orpheum Theater soon! As we prepare to welcome you back, find out how we are planning to keep you safe here.

We have added opening activities and several new shows and rescheduled other performances which we are sharing below. Information about our Broadway Season will be released in a few weeks as those show details are confirmed.

New Events

We're moving the stage to the green lawn next to the Holland Center for two days of free concerts. You'll be able to lay out your blankets and chairs in our socially distant lawn squares*, safely enjoy concerts on the stage and purchase food provided by some of Omaha's best food trucks. Concessions and bar service will also be available. Click here for more information.

*95 squares available, maximum 8 people per square. Suggested minimum of 4.

Holland Center Outdoors | September 25-26 | Free 

  • The Swon Brothers | September 25 | 7 PM
            Featuring Sack of Lions | 6 PM
    Rockin' country music duo seen on NBC's "The Voice" and Omaha/Lincoln based Sack of Lions who brings country, roots, rock and high energy!
  • Family Fun Day | September 26 | Lawn opens at 11 AM
    Root Marm Chicken Farm Jug Band, The Marcos & Sabor, African Culture Connection, Omaha Circus Arts and Omaha Children’s Museum
  • Bassel & The Supernaturals | September 26 | 6 PM
           Featuring Mesonjixx | 6 PM
    Soulful funk band inspired by Otis Redding, Snarky Puppy and Steely Dan.  Mesonjixx opening line.

1200 Club | Scott Recital Hall - Holland Center 

  • Big Wade & The Black Swan Theory | November 20, 2020
    A high energy blend of soul, funk, r&b, and jazz music
  • Bria Skonberg | February 26, 2021
    An adventurous trailblazing trumpeter, vocalist and songwriter hailed by the NY Times as "the shining hope of hot jazz"
  • Raul Midón | March 20, 2021
    Grammy nominated multi-instrumentalist and vocalist blending jazz, Latin music and soul
  • Youn Sun Nah | April 30, 2021
    A jazz vocalist giant unconventionally and effortlessly giving traditional jazz a new flavor

Other Performances | Holland Center

  • Willy Porter | October 3, 2020
  • David Benoit: Christmas Tribute to Charlie Brown with Special Guest James Tormé |
    December 11, 2020

Other Performances | Orpheum Theater

  • The Verve Pipe | October 17, 2020

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Rescheduled Events

National Geographic Live!

  • Improbable Ascent with paraclimber Maureen Beck
    February 23, 2021 May 25, 2021
  • Invisible Wonders with photographer Anand Varma
    March 16, 2021 June 29, 2021


  • Russian National Ballet presents Swan Lake
    January 28, 2021 January 26, 2022

Other Performances | Holland Center and Orpheum Theater 
Performances will continue as scheduled starting with Chicago Plays the Stones on October 29, unless otherwise noted

  • Jeanne Robertson
    March 22, 2020  November 8, 2020
  • Menopause the Musical
    June 18, 2020 March 7, 2021
  • Boz Scaggs 
    October 6, 2020  October 2, 2021
  • Hip Hop Nutcracker
    November 28, 2020 November 27, 2021
  • Celtic Woman Celebration - 15 Years of Music and Magic
    May 28, 2020  June 1, 2021
  • Maks & Val Live
    August 4, 2020  June 26, 2021
  • Madagascar the Musical
    March 6, 2021 March 26, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions

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What happens if my show is postponed or canceled?

  • Keep your ticket and seat for the future date. We will announce the new date as soon as we are able.   
  • If you cannot attend the show's future date, please call Ticket Omaha at 402.345.0606 or email ticketomaha@o-pa.org to discuss your options.  
Canceled Shows  
  • Donate your ticket to Omaha Performing Arts
  • Receive a gift certificate to use for a future event
  • Receive a refund for the ticket amount
We will send an email to ticket holders regarding canceled shows to select their option. Or you may call Ticket Omaha at 402.345.0606 or email ticketomaha@o-pa.org.  

Where can I find the status of an upcoming performance?

This page will have the most up to date information on postponed or canceled performances.

How will I be notified if a performance has been rescheduled?

As soon as we have new dates confirmed for performances, ticket holders will be notified via email. Information will also be shared on social media, as well as updated on this page and Ticket Omaha. 

What if I cannot make the new date?

You may contact the Ticket Omaha Box Office to discuss your ticket options.

When will performances resume?

The health and safety of our patrons, staff, artists and community is our top priority. We are consulting with top medical professionals at UNMC and within our industry to create new safety protocols and make building and technology improvements that will allow us to safely welcome large crowds again. We look forward to welcoming you back as soon as it is safe to do so.

When will the box office open again if I want to buy in person?

The Ticket Omaha Box Office will resume in-person hours when it is safe for our venue to resume normal business hours. We're monitoring government mandates and will update you via email, social media and the Omaha Performing Arts and Ticket Omaha websites when it is safe to reopen.

Will I get a refund if I decide I'm uncomfortable attending a show?

The value of your ticket is safe. If you feel uncomfortable attending a show you may receive a credit for a future show or a refund.

What measures are being taken in your venues in response to COVID-19?

Enhanced Cleaning & Sanitation - Electrostatic technology disinfecting large common areas, enhanced sanitizing of high touch surfaces with hospital grade disinfectant and hand sanitizing stations throughout the venues 

Heating and Cooling System– Upgrades to air handling units includes bipolar ionization filtering out viruses through ventilation 

Staff Precautions –Staff and volunteers are required to wear face masks and receive temperature checks.  Anyone with a temperature above 100° or experiencing symptoms will not be permitted on-site  

Touchless Experience - Faster and more efficient entry into the venues with touchless security checks, ticket scanning and cashless transactions  

Social Distancing – Social distancing guidelines will be followed in the venues as much as possible 



Our Commitment to Your Health

Learn about our COVID precautions

Learn more about what steps we're taking here.