Upcoming Broadway Shows in Nebraska

Honestly, Nebraska isn’t for everybody, but neither is Broadway, so if you’re someone who enjoys being a little different, we know you’ll enjoy the awesome cast of shows that Nebraska’s performing arts centers have in line. Over the years, Nebraska has seen some of the most iconic productions to ever grace the stage. This year’s Broadway tour lineup is no different, and offers a year full of beloved and outstanding productions that will have you dancing in your seat and singing along to your favorite songs!

Check out the list of upcoming national tours of critically acclaimed Broadway productions!

Orpheum Theatre

Omaha, NE

Built in 1927, this 2,600-seat theater has presented the likes of Lucille Ball, Frank Sinatra, Debbie Reynolds and countless other performers, as well as award-winning shows such as Wicked, Rent and Cats. The Orpheum’s calendar is filled with amazing shows this year, so don’t miss the chance to see some of these classic shows and performers.



September 10 – September 29


Jesus Christ Superstar

December 10 – December 15


Les Misérables

January 14 – January 19


A Bronx Tale

February 11, 2020 – February 16, 2020



February 28, 2020 – February 29, 2020


Dear Evan Hansen

March 17, 2020 – March 22, 2020


Disney’s The Lion King

April 15, 2020 – May 10, 2020



June 2, 2020 – June 7, 2020


Jimmy Buffet’s Escape to Margaritaville

July 7, 2020 – July 12, 2020


Lied Center

Lincoln, NE

The young theater opened its doors in 1990 and dedicated itself to providing education and awareness for performing arts to Nebraskans. The Lied Center also works to get University of Nebraska-Lincoln students involved in performing arts, and offers students free and discounted tickets to a handful of shows each semester. The Lied has a busy season ahead of it, with some of the biggest names in theater taking its stage in the coming year.


Phantom of the Opera

October 23 – November 3


White Christmas

November 11 – November 13



January 17, 2020 – January 19, 2020


Blue Man Group

January 29, 2020 – February 2, 2020


An American in Paris

February 8, 2020 – February 9, 2020



March 6, 2020 – March 8, 2020



April 1, 2020 – April 12, 2020


Beautiful – The Carole King Musical

April 23, 2020 – April 25, 2020