51 The Lied Center strives to continue to bring world-renowned performing artists to Lincoln, Nebraska. We encourage you to explore the listing of upcoming events below for detailed information, including event dates, event summaries and ticket purchase details.

Tickets are also available by calling 402.472.4747 or visiting the Lied Ticket Office at 301 N 12th Street between 11:00 AM and 5:30 PM Monday through Friday.

The 2014-2015 Season is sponsored by:
Ameritas      Friends of Lied      Union Bank

Upcoming Lied Center Events

Yo-Yo Ma

Yo-Yo Ma

Classical music’s most distinguished artist and the winner of 15 GRAMMY® Awards, cellist Yo-Yo Ma returns to Lincoln to celebrate the Lied’s 25th anniversary. Ma’s performances captivate international audiences and stimulate the imagination....
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E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues: Yo-Yo Ma, World-renowned Cellist

E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues: Yo-Yo Ma, World-renowned Cellist

The Lied Center Presents: “Cultural Citizens” The many-faceted career of cellist Yo-Yo Ma is testament to his continual search for new ways to communicate with audiences and to his personal desire for artistic growth and renewal. Mr. Ma maintains a balance between his engag...
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LSO Deck the Halls (Pops)

LSO Deck the Halls (Pops)

Get into the spirit of the season with a program of holiday favorites. Our annual holiday pops concert features beloved traditional pieces such as O Holy Night, Dona Nobis Pacem and the Hallelujah Chorus from Handel’s Messiah. The concert also showcases local Suzuki music st...
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The Nutcracker – Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company

The Nutcracker – Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company

Clara takes a magical journey with her enchanted nutcracker in the Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company's 30th anniversary production of the holiday classic. The Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company's Nutcracker features more than 200 student dancers from southeastern Nebraska in a perf...
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Cornhusker Marching Band Highlights Concert

Cornhusker Marching Band Highlights Concert

It's showtime as the Cornhusker Marching Band Highlights Concert returns to the Lied Center for Performing Arts, Tuesday, December 16 at 7:30 PM. Tickets are $20 adults; $10 students & seniors at the Lied Center Box Office, 402.472.4747. Come experience the sights and sounds...
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Christmas with the King's Singers

Christmas with the King's Singers

Instantly recognizable for their impeccable vocal blend and incisive timing, celebrate the holiday season with England’s most famous a cappella ensemble! Timeless carols, Christmas classics and new arrangements highlight this spectacular evening of holiday music....
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Lorie Line - THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

Lorie Line - THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

Pianist Lorie Line is celebrating a big year.  This season marks her 25th anniversary of touring and she is making this year's show special in every way. Line will showcase the best of the best of her holiday music over her 25-year career. She will feature her Fab 5 and thi...
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Jerry Seinfeld

Jerry Seinfeld

America's premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, will be performing his signature stand-up routine at the Lied Center on Jan. 8 at 7:00 PM. Seinfeld has been hailed for his uncanny ability to joke about the little things in life that relate to audiences everywhere. Seinfeld now sets...
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Jonathan Biss, Piano

Jonathan Biss, Piano

American virtuoso Jonathan Biss is one of the most sought-after pianists today for solo recitals and appearances with major orchestras including the New York Philharmonic and Boston Symphony. Experience works by Schumann, Schoenberg and Beethoven in this remarkable concert....
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Poncho Sanchez and His Latin Jazz Band

Poncho Sanchez and His Latin Jazz Band

For more than three decades, GRAMMY® Award-winning percussionist Poncho Sanchez has stirred up a fiery stew of straight-ahead jazz, gritty soul music and infectious melodies. Sanchez’s nine-piece band creates a kaleidoscopic swirl of Latin and South-American music!...
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