Attending an opera is an energizing, elevating, and emotional experience. Opera Omaha creates spaces of welcome, openness, and safety.
When is your next night at the opera?
In the heart of downtown Omaha sits the majestic and inspiring Orpheum Theater, known for its acoustic prowess and detailed grandeur.
Prepare for your visit by exploring our social narrative.
What will this experience be like? What will I see and notice at the opera?
What should I expect
Whether you are a seasoned fanatic or an opera virgin, planning out your night at the opera can help alleviate anxiety and confusion. With authenticity and grace, we create spaces of welcome, openness, and safety, so you can sit back and enjoy the show.
Three hours of people shouting in another language?
For an artform that has spanned centuries, you might be surprised how relevant and connected each piece may be. You don’t have to be a critic to enjoy a movie. You don’t have to be a Michelin star chef to savor a good meal. And you don’t have to be a musical connoisseur to be moved by an opera.
Current Covid Protocols
Masks are recommended in the Orpheum Theater. Opera Omaha adheres to the Orpheum Theater’s protocols and safety measures.