Performances

The following is the calendar of performing arts events as it appears in the print edition of Omaha Magazine. To be considered for publication, please send your event three months in advance to editor@omahamagazine.com

November/December 2016

Mouse on the Move

Through Nov. 13 at The Rose Theater, 2001 Farnam St. Ellie and Amelia want to go beyond their mouse-hole. 9:30am Oct. 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, and 30; 10am Oct. 18 and 25. Tickets: $10 for members, $20 for nonmembers. 402-345-4849
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The Jungle Book

Through Nov. 13 at The Rose Theater, 2001 Farnam St. A new adaptation of the classic book/film, featuring Baloo the bear, Bagheera the panther, and, of course, Mowgli. Tickets: $10 members, $20 nonmembers. 402-345-4849
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Murder Ballad

Through Nov. 20 at Omaha Community Playhouse, 6915 Cass St. This indie-rock musical tells the story of a dramatic love triangle that goes way overboard. 7:30pm. Tickets: $42 adults, $25 students. TAG members receive a $10 discount. 402-553-0800
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La Bohéme

Nov. 4 and 6 at Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. Giacomo Puccini’s beloved opera is a timeless story of love, friendship, and unwavering dreams. 7:30pm. Tickets: $19-$99. 402-345-0606
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Irving Berlin’s White Christmas

Nov. 15-20 at Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. Experience a timeless holiday classic, filled with singing, dancing, and lots of snow. 7:30pm Nov. 15-17; 8pm Nov. 18; 2pm and 8pm Nov. 19; 1:30pm and 7:30pm Nov. 20. Tickets: $35-$100. 402-345-0606
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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

Nov. 18-Dec. 23 at Omaha Community Playhouse, 6915 Cass St. Bring the family for this classic Christmas tradition. 7:30pm-9:30pm, recurring weekly Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays. Tickets: $38-$42 adults, $25-$29 students. 402-553-0800
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Handel’s Messiah

Nov. 20 at Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas St. Voices of Omaha presents its 48th annual performance of this classic with a chorus of more than 200 singers along with soloists and a 23-piece orchestra. 3pm. Admission: Free. 402-345-0606
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Prancer

Nov. 25-Dec. 18 at The Rose Theater, 2001 Farnam St. This heartwarming story uses puppetry to make a family-friendly experience. 7pm Nov. 25, Dec. 2, 9, and 16; 2pm Nov. 26, 27, Dec. 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, and 18. Tickets: $27 main floor, $22 balcony. Members receive a $7 discount. 402-345-4849
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The Ultimate Christmas Show (Abridged)

Nov. 25-Dec. 19 at Blue Barn Theatre, 1106 S. 10th St. Get ready to laugh with this irreverent, yet heartwarming trip through the holidays. 7:30pm Wednesdays-Saturdays and 6pm Sundays, with 2pm matinees Sundays Dec. 4 and 18, and a 7:30pm performance Dec. 19. Tickets: $30 adults, $25 students and seniors ages 65 and older. 402-345-1576
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Yesterday and Today

Yesterday and Today

Yesterday and Today: A Beatles Tribute

Nov. 25-Dec. 31 at Omaha Community Playhouse, 6915 Cass St. Join Billy McGuigan and his brother as they play through a number of Beatles classics for this all-request show. 7:30pm-9:30pm. Tickets: $40. 405-553-0800
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Ballet Nebraska Presents: The Nutcracker

Dec. 3 and 4 at Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. The beloved family favorite returns with a cast of more than 150 professional and student dancers. 2pm and 7:30pm Dec. 3, and 2pm Dec. 4. Tickets: $51-$149. 402-345-0606
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Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

Dec. 10 at Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. The TV classic comes to the main stage this holiday season. 2pm and 8pm. Tickets: $21-$56. 402-661-8501
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Omaha Symphony Christmas Celebration

Dec. 10-11, 15-18 at Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas St. Broadway stars sing and dance to Christmas music by the Omaha Symphony. 2pm and 7:30pm Dec. 10; 2pm and 6pm Dec. 11; 7:30 pm Dec. 15; 7:30pm Dec. 16; 2pm and 7:30pm Dec. 17; 2pm and 6pm Dec. 18. Tickets: $19-$79. 402-345-0606
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Lightwire Theater’s A Very Electric Theater

Dec. 15 at Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. Known for their electroluminescent artistry and poignant storytelling, Lightwave Theater presents the story of a young bird named Max and his journey to the North Pole. 7pm. Tickets: $15-$35. 402-345-0606
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September/October 2016

To Kill a Mockingbird. Sept. 1-18 at Omaha Community Playhouse, 6915 Cass St. This play, based on the Pulitzer-Prize winning novel, focuses on young Scout and her father, Atticus. 7:30pm Mondays-Saturdays; 2pm Sundays. Tickets: $40 adults, $22 students, $10 discount for TAG members. 402-553-0800                                                                                                                            omahaplayhouse.com

Goodnight Moon. Sept. 2-18 at The Rose Theater, 2001 Farnam St. This 40-year-old musical is about the detours on the way to dreamland with Bunny’s fairytale presence. Sing along with the family. 7pm Sept. 2, 9, and 16; 2pm and 5pm Sept. 3, 10, 11, 17, and 18; 2pm Sept. 4. Tickets: $10 members, $20 nonmembers. 402-345-4849
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PERFORMING-Omaha-Playhouse-sister-actSister Act. Sept. 16-Oct. 9 at the Omaha Community Playhouse, 6915 Cass St. This musical is based on the 1992 movie. Deloris Van Cartier disguises herself as a nun after witnessing a murder. 7:30pm Mondays-Saturdays; 2pm Sundays. Tickets: $42 adults, $22 students with valid ID, $10 discount for TAG members. 402-553-0800
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Shrek The Musical. Sept. 30-Oct. 16  at The Rose Theater, 2001 Farnam St. This show is adapted from the Oscar-winning animated film of the same name. 7pm Sept. 30, Oct. 7, and 14; 2pm Oct. 2, 9, and 16; 2pm and 5pm Oct. 1, 8, and 15. Tickets: $10 members, $20 nonmembers. 402-345-4849
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Basetrack Live. Oct. 7 at Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. The show portrays the impact of war on modern-day Marines and the families that love them. 8pm. Tickets: $15-$30. 402-661-8501
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Cabaret

Cabaret

Cabaret. Oct. 11-16 at Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. This Tony-winning musical is all about having the courage to follow your own path. 7pm Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday; 2pm and 8pm Saturday; 1:30pm and 7pm Sunday. Tickets: $30-$95. 402-661-8501
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Murder Ballad. Oct. 14 through Nov. 20 at the Omaha Community Playhouse, 6915 Cass St. This indie-rock musical tells the story of a dramatic love triangle that goes way overboard. 7:30pm. Tickets: $42 adults, $25 students; $10 discount for TAG members. 402-553-0800
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Mouse on the Move. Oct. 15-Nov. 13 at The Rose Theater, 2001 Farnam St. Ellie and Amelia want to go beyond their mouse-hole. 9:30am Oct. 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, and 30; 10am Oct. 18 and 25. Tickets: $10 for members, $20 for nonmembers. 402-345-4849
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Ailey II

Ailey II

Ailey II. Oct. 18 at Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performers combine classics and modern works. 7:30pm. Tickets: $20-$40. 402-661-8501
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Swan Lake. Oct. 22 at Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. Swan Lake is a classic ballet of good against evil. 7:30pm. Tickets: $25-$87. Tickets to a reception in Weaver Lounge cost an additional $25. 402-661-8501
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Theresa Caputo Live! Oct. 28 at Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas St. Caputo, known for her hit TLC show Long Island Medium, will talk about her gift and share her life’s stories. 7:30pm. Tickets: $39.75-$99.75. 402-345-0606
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The Jungle Book. Oct. 28-Nov. 13 at The Rose Theater, 2001 Farnam St. This is a new adaptation of the classic book/film. 7pm Oct. 28; 2pm Oct. 30; 2pm and 5pm Oct. 29. Tickets: $10 members, $20 nonmembers. 402-345-4849
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