Upcoming events


17 OCT 2014

Design your own season - Offer Ends October 17!

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21 OCT 2014

Chorus Auditions

Opera Omaha will be holding chorus auditions on Tuesday, October 21, from 5:00 – 7:00pm.  Click here for more information.


29 OCT 2014


Opera Omaha is thrilled to join nearly 150 organizations in offering free, accessible opera events to their communities, October 24 through November 2. Our activities range from coffee chats and performances, to a happy hour and a Halloween Haunting at Fontenelle Forest.

A number of Opera Omaha’s Opera Week activities will feature guest artists and renowned bass, Matthew Lau.

All of Opera Omaha’s National Opera Week events and activities are FREE and OPEN to the public.** Please contact us if you have any questions about our Opera Week events. Click here to see the complete schedule of Opera Omaha's National Opera Week events!

We are proud to partner with the National Opera America Center in bringing Opera Week to Omaha!

Happy Hour Opera
Guest Artist, bass-baritone Matthew Lau will present opera selections from both the comedic and serious sides of Opera. Accompanied by Resident Music Director, J. Gawf, Mr. Lau will also speak toward life as both a performing artist and vocal educator. Wine and cheese will be served in this informal setting. Questions encouraged!
Wednesday, October 29, 6-7:00pm 
Opera Omaha Rehearsal Hall

Master Class with Special Guest - Bass, Matthew Lau
Guest Artist, bass-baritone Matthew Lau will hear and coach UNO vocal students in a  Master Class.
Thursday, October 30, 4-5:30pm 
UNO Strauss Performing Arts Recital Hall

It’s a Grand Night for Singing
A concerty of arias and musical theater selections featuring UNO voal stidents 
Thursday, October 30, 7:30p-9:00p 
UNO Strauss Performing Arts Recital Hall

Shadows in the Night: A Forest Gone Batty
Members of the Opera Omaha Chorus will be ehlping to haunt Fonetnelle Forest with some spooky songs and sounds!
Friday, October 31, 5:00p-7:30p
The Fontenelle Forest

Coffee Chat at the Omaha Conservatory of Music
Join Hal France and friends for a look at opera through the storyteller perspective.  Performances by UNL Director of Opera, William Shomos, UNO Voice Faculty, Shelby VanNordstrand, Opera Omaha Music Director, J. Gawf and Opera Omaha Chorus member, Dryden Meints.
Saturday, November 1, 11:00am- 12:00noon
Omaha Conservatory of Music

Opera Themes through Strings with Surprise Guests
Listen to the familiar, beautiful musical themes of opera as performed by the studio students of Anne Nagosky. This family friendly event will also include a photo booth opportunity with costume and set pieces. Look forward to surprise opera performances by artists of the Opera Omaha stage.  Refreshments and desserts will be served. 
Saturday, November 1, 4:00p-5:30pm
Opera Omaha Rehearsal Hall

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2014-2015 Season


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