A FREE Family-Friendly Community Concert
Join us for a beautiful night under the stars as we kick off our 2017-2018 60th Anniversary season with Opera Outdoors.

The evening will include a little bit of something for everyone.  In addition to performances by Opera Omaha and the Omaha Conservatory of Music, we’ll also have a pre-concert activities including:

  • A Kids Zone with face painting and balloon animals, a costume dress-up station, arts and crafts, and more.
  • Lawn games for all ages to enjoy!


*Children must be supervised at all times.

Creative Team

    • Sean Kelly, Conductor
    • Amanda Consol, Director


Corey Crider, Baritone

Baritone Corey Crider returns to Opera Omaha having last appeared in The Tragedy of Carmen in 2008. Recent engagements include Marcello in La bohème with the Munich Philharmonic and Arizona Opera, Sharpless in Madame Butterfly with Dayton Opera, Escamillo in Carmen with Lyric Opera of Kansas City, Ford in Falstaff with Opera on the James, and the title role in Rigoletto with Mississippi Opera. Upcoming engagements include Escamillo in Carmen with Madison Opera, a return to Opera Roanoke, and an appearance with the Paducah Symphony Orchestra. Mr. Crider was a member of the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Ryan Opera Center and Florida Grand Opera’s young artist program. He is an alumnus of the Artist Diploma program at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music; as well as of the University of Kentucky and Murray State University.


Midtown Crossing's Turner Park

 Saturday, Aug 26, 2017

6:30 p.m.  | Pre-show entertainment by Omaha Conservatory of Music

 7:30 p.m.  | Opera Omaha Concert

Major Sponsors

Lincoln Financial Foundation


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