Mary Chapin Carpenter is coming to Omaha for one night only! Over the course of her acclaimed career, the folk singer/songwriter has recorded 14 albums and sold over 14 million records. With hits like ”Passionate Kisses” and “He Thinks He’ll Keep Her," Carpenter has won five Grammy Awards, two CMA awards, two Academy of Country Music awards and is a member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Joining Carpenter will be Emily Barker. The UK-based Australian singer-songwriter has released music as a solo artist as well as with various bands including The Red Clay Halo, Vena Portae and Applewood Road (with whom she released a remarkable album of original songs recorded live around a single microphone, which was dubbed “flawless” by The Sunday Times) and has written for film, including composing the feature film soundtrack for Jake Gavin’s lauded debut feature Hector starring Peter Mullan and Keith Allen.
Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country! His nonstop theater tour has visited more than 80 cities each year since 2005 and continues today. It is the quality of his material, relatable to a wide audience and revered by his peers, which continues to grow his fan base. This performance is appropriate for audiences of all ages.
Exhilarating hip-hop duo Black Violin returns to Omaha for what is sure to be a sell-out show like their last visit to the Holland Center in 2016. 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.
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.
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. Don’t miss your chance to see her live at the Holland Performing Arts Center!
The Wild Kratts Live 2.0! stage show that has kids across the nation buzzing is returns to Omaha with a new and exciting adventure!
Join Martin and Chris as they activate some fan favorite Creature Power Suits and go “Off to the Creature Rescue!” With the help of the Wild Kratts team – and the audience – the Kratt Brothers confront a comic villain and help bring creatures to safety once again!
98° is hot.
In five short years — from 1997 to 2002 — they'd sold a staggering 10 million records, scored a chart-topping single, “Thank God I Found You,” with Mariah Carey and Joe, and collaborated with their collective idol, Stevie Wonder, on “True to Your Heart,” for the 1998 animated Disney film, Mulan. Their four-million-selling album, 98° and Rising (1998, Motown), spawned the top-5 favorites “Because of You,” “I Do,” and “The Hardest Thing,” while 2000’s Revelation (Universal Records), which sold two million copies, peaked at number 2 on the Billboard 200 and yielded a trio of hits, “Give Me Just One Night (Una Noche),” “My Everything” and “The Way You Want Me To.”
The beloved TV classic, “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” soars off the screen and onto the stage this holiday season. Come see all your favorite characters from the special including Santa and Mrs. Claus, Hermey the Elf, the Abominable Snow Monster, Clarice, Yukon Cornelius and, of course, Rudolph, as they come to life in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical.
Inspired by the words and action of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., this celebration showcases repertoire from across the African American music traditions that electrified generations of civil rights activists and defenders with interwoven spoken word from King’s recorded speeches. This production ties together a living lineage of music and culture that includes traditional gospel, modern gospel, classical, jazz, Broadway and spirituals.
Broadway’s Best Party is turning up the volume to ten! The ROCK OF AGES Tenth Anniversary Tour is blazing across North America!
Nominated for five Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, ROCK OF AGES captures the iconic era that was the big bad 1980s Hollywood. Know What Love Is, Feel the Noise, and Take Your Best Shot at one of the Sunset Strip’s last epic venues, a place where the legendary Stacee Jaxx returns to the stage and rock-n-roll dreamers line up to turn their fantasies into reality.
This high-energy group is a joyous celebration of Cuban music and dance styles. The Havana Cuba All-Stars are some of Cuba’s greatest musicians. With rhythms and melodies from the cha cha to the rumba, from “Son Cubano” style to the salsa, the All-Stars will showcase a wide variety of Cuban beats. The group is inspired by and dedicated to promoting the entire tapestry of Cuban music through a fresh, contemporary lens.