We are proud to offer diverse and inspiring performances every season. A detailed list and available dates are available on Ticket Omaha, our official ticket retailer.
Omaha Performing Arts is committed to ensuring that our performances and facilities are accessible to everyone according to criteria established by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Valet parking is available for most events at the Holland Center. Order in advance at 402.345.0606 or in-person beginning 90 minutes before the event.
Metered street parking on the south side of Douglas Street across from the Holland Performing Arts Center will be closed until the Gene Leahy Mall redevelopment project is completed. On Douglas Street, the meters from 10th Street to 14th Street will be removed. On Farnam, the meters between 13th and 14th will be removed. Sidewalks will be closed at these locations.
Beginning June 27, 2019 the 13th Street Bridge between Farnam and Douglas Streets will be closed until May 2020.
|Scott Recital Hall|
The 350-seat capacity Suzanne and Walter Scott Recital Hall makes every event feel casually sophisticated, with incredible acoustics and unique lighting options. During 1200 Club performances, patrons enjoy tabled seating and refreshments delivered right to them.
The John and Carmen Gottschalk Founders Room offers donors and special guests private washrooms, coat check and bar service. Special guests often meet in the Founders Room after performances. It was refurbished in 2015 to include new furniture and a special light sculpture.
The Carl G. Mammel Courtyard is an open-air space with a finely landscaped grassy area.
|Cassling Education Center|
The Marilyn & Robert Cassling and Michael Cassling Education Center is a multipurpose educational complex at the Holland Performing Arts Center featuring a multidisciplinary arts lab for youth performances; space for dance and music master classes and workshops; and fully equipped breakout rooms for classes, meetings and conferences.
Located on Tier 1, the lounge area includes a full bar and indoor/outdoor seating for patrons at the Holland Center.
Skyview Terrace on Tier 2 is an indoor/outdoor lounge offering sweeping views of the downtown Omaha and an assortment of beer, wine, specialty cocktails and small plates.
|Susan Morris Star Artist Suite|
The Susan Morris Star Artist Suite is the largest of several artist dressing rooms available in the backstage area of the Kiewit Concert Hall. This Star Suite includes a shower, private dressing space and reception area.
|The Tim and Teddi Slattery Gathering Room|
The Tim and Teddi Slattery Gathering Room was specially designed as an artist gathering area before and after each rehearsal and performance.
For a well-crafted meal or decadent dessert before the performance, choose Zinc. Open two and half hours before performances at the Holland Center, Zinc offers the best of the season’s flavors just steps away from the Kiewit Concert Hall. Reservations are encouraged. Call 402.345.0606 or email TicketOmaha@OmahaPerformingArts.org.
Visit Clearway Energy Ovations bar and lounge, a destination for wine, drinks and appetizers before and after the show. Located on the first floor of the Holland Center, Clearway Energy Ovations is a place to gather, to celebrate and to give an enthusiastic round of applause to the performing arts in Omaha. Stop by for conversation and libations in a casual atmosphere.
The 1200 Club transforms the Scott Recital Hall at the Holland Center into a cool and cozy nightclub with table seating, light fare and a full bar.
The Holland Performing Arts Center is one of the finest venues in the country with widely celebrated acoustics and dynamic room configurations. The 2,000-seat Peter Kiewit Concert Hall is modeled after European "shoebox" shaped halls and detailed with fine-grained woodwork. The Suzanne and Walter Scott Recital Hall, a flexible "black box" space with seating for 350, features a similar feeling of warmth. When you rent the Holland Performing Arts Center, our staff will work closely with you on every detail.
The following production specifications document is password protected. To acquire the password, please contact booking@OmahaPerformingArts.org.
Community leaders commission a facilities study at the Orpheum.
Key community leaders engage Heritage Services to work with HDR on a design for a possible performing arts center.
The Omaha Performing Arts Society (later Omaha Performing Arts) announces a fundraising campaign including $10 million in Orpheum renovations and funding for a performing arts center. The campaign eventually exceeds $107 million.
Group selects site at 13th and Douglas streets for the new performing arts center that includes a 2,000-seat concert hall, a 350-seat recital hall and a courtyard.
Omaha Performing Arts breaks ground for the new performing arts center to be constructed by Kiewit Construction Co.
Construction is finished.
October 21, 2005
The Holland Center opens to the public with a grand opening concert and ten days of festivities.
Omaha Performing Arts’ administrative offices move to the Holland Center.
The 1200 Club opens in the Scott Recital Hall with two performances by actor Jeff Daniels.
Omaha Performing Arts installs overhead heating in the Holland Center Arrival Plaza.
The 2016 update of the economic impact study shows a $40.8 million annual impact on Douglas County and Nebraska.