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Omaha Community Playhouse

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The Omaha Community Playhouse is the largest community theatre in the nation, features local talent both on stage and behind the scenes and achieves production values comparable to a professional theater. The Howard Drew Theatre is a flexible Black Box theatre space with approximately 200 seats. The Howard and Rhonda Hawks Mainstage Theatre is a classic proscenium style theatre with 560 seats. The Omaha Community Playhouse offers over 10 productions in their annual season with multiple special events. For 92 years, the Playhouse has been a cultural gem in the city of Omaha.

Health Protocol
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  • Health Protocol Statement: At OCP, we have worked tirelessly to invent new ways to keep performing art alive during this crisis. From streaming productions online to moving shows outdoors, we have adapted and innovated to keep art in our community.
  • Health Protocol Link: https://www.omahaplayhouse.com/get-involved/view/reopeningprocedures/
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Hours and Price - General
  • Hours: Wed-Sat/7:30pm; Sun/2pm
  • Price: $28-$42/adults depending on production and day
  • Season: Aug-July
Personal Protection - Health Protocols
  • Masks Provided:
  • Health Screening Required-Staff:
  • Health Related Staff Training:
General - Health Protocols
  • Sneeze Guards/Contact Barriers:
  • Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits:
  • Limited Elevator Occupancy:
  • Social Distancing Guidelines Enforced:
  • Social Distance Markings/Signage:
  • Social Distance Furniture Configurations:
  • Health Protocol Statement: At OCP, we have worked tirelessly to invent new ways to keep performing art alive during this crisis. From streaming productions online to moving shows outdoors, we have adapted and innovated to keep art in our community.
  • Health Protocol Link: https://www.omahaplayhouse.com/get-involved/view/reopeningprocedures/
  • CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures:
  • Virtual Events:
  • Open For Business:
Events
  • The Mystery of Irma Vep

    Oct 8, 2021 - Nov 7, 2021
    Vampires, werewolves, mummies and an ancient family curse: Two actors take on all of this and more—via dozens of warp-speed quick changes—in this wildly absurd comedy. A feverish spectacle from
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  • The Weisenheimers

    Nov 12, 2021
    The Weisenheimers are back at the Omaha Community Playhouse! The midwest’s premier improv comedy group returns for one night only! Their interactive and hilarious shows are always legendary because
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  • A Christmas Carol

    Nov 19, 2021 - Dec 23, 2021
    It just isn’t Christmas without A Christmas Carol! Experience Omaha’s favorite holiday tradition as Ebenezer Scrooge takes us on a life-changing journey to discover the true meaning of Christmas.
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  • Christmas in My Heart with Camille Metoyer Moten

    Nov 26, 2021 - Dec 23, 2021
    OCP legend Camille Metoyer Moten makes her highly-anticipated return to the stage for an intimate holiday affair. Christmas in My Heart is all the wonder and magic of the season in concert. Cozy up in
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  • Bright Star

    Jan 21, 2022 - Feb 13, 2022
    Nominated for five Tony Awards®, written by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell and inspired by real events, Bright Star is a story of enduring hope woven through time and set against the backdrop of the
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  • Outside Mullingar

    Feb 11, 2022 - Mar 13, 2022
    This charming romantic comedy follows Anthony and Rosemary, two introverts who grew up on neighboring farms in rural Ireland. Rosemary secretly fell in love with Anthony at age six, but after a bought
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  • The Color Purple

    Mar 4, 2022 - Mar 27, 2022
    Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker and the Oscar® nominated film by Steven Spielberg, The Color Purple is an intimate coming-of-age story set in rural Georgia and told through a
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  • The Giver

    Apr 15, 2022 - May 8, 2022
    Twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a utopian society with no war, no pain and no memories. All of life’s choices, from your occupation to your family members, are conveniently dictated by the government
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  • Stick Fly

    May 6, 2022 - Jun 5, 2022
    The LeVays, a wealthy Black family, set out for a relaxing weekend at their second home in Martha’s Vineyard. When brothers Kent and Flip both bring their new girlfriends to meet the family, the
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  • Kinky Boots

    May 27, 2022 - Jun 26, 2022
    Flashy, inspiring and downright fun, Kinky Boots is the heartwarming Broadway musical thrilling audiences around the world. Following the death of his father, Charlie Price reluctantly agrees to
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