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.

SUBMIT SEASON TICKET ORDER ONLINE

If you'd prefer to fill out a season ticket order in person, please visit the Lied Ticket Office at 301 N 12th Street between 11:00 AM and 5:30 PM Monday through Friday.

If you have questions, please call 402.472.4747.

The 15/16 Season is sponsored by:
Ameritas      Friends of Lied      Union Bank

Upcoming Lied Center Events

E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues: Jose Antonio Vargas

E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues: Jose Antonio Vargas

“Define American: My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant” Sponsored by the University Program Council In 2011, journalist Jose Antonio Vargas “outed” himself as an undocumented immigrant in an essay published in The New York Times Magazine. The article stunned medi...
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LSO: Rhapsody in Blue

LSO: Rhapsody in Blue

Mark Markham, pianoEdward Polochick, conductor A French walkabout takes us on a journey through the jazz influenced works of Gershwin and Ravel, featuring Mark Markham at the piano. This is a rental event. For hosted rental events, the Lied Center has limited control over even...
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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

One of the most enduring shows of all-time, Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the irresistible family musical about the trials and triumphs of Joseph, Israel’s favorite son. Be part of the magic! PATRON FRIEND SPONSORS:Rog...
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Shanghai Quartet

Shanghai Quartet

Praised by the New York Times as “passionate . . . driven, elegant and nuanced,” the Shanghai String Quartet melds the delicacy of Eastern music with the emotional breadth of Western repertoire. Their performance highlights UNL’s Chinese Culture Festival! Season tick...
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Punch Brothers

Punch Brothers

Consistently at the top of Billboard’s Bluegrass chart, Punch Brothers is one of this season’s must-see concerts! If you enjoyed Del McCoury or Ricky Skaggs’ performances, you’ll love this incredible roots band in their Lied Center debut. PATRON FRIEND SPONSORS:Ed &...
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Tony Bennett

Tony Bennett

Hailed by Sinatra as “the best singer in the business,” Tony Bennett thrills sold-out audiences with his legendary voice and style that have earned 18 GRAMMY® Awards. Fresh off a new album with Lady Gaga, Bennett reigns as one of the most iconic singers in American hist...
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E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues: Bill McKibben

E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues: Bill McKibben

“The Climate Fight at Its Peak” Sponsored by the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, UNL Environmental Studies Program, and Platte River Recovery Implementation Program Bill McKibben is an author and environmentalist who in 2014 was awarded the Right...
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The Fab Four–The Ultimate Tribute

The Fab Four–The Ultimate Tribute

From appearances at the Hollywood Bowl to their Emmy Award-winning PBS broadcast, The Fab Four have been lauded as the best Beatles tribute ever. Experience note-for-note performances of “Yesterday,” “Here Comes the Sun” and “Hey Jude” live in concert. GOLD EVEN...
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LSO: The Haunted House

LSO: The Haunted House

Edward Polochick, conductor Enjoy spooky orchestra classics, such as Night on Bald Mountain, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, and Danse Macabre. On the second half, the orchestra provides live musical accompaniment to Buster Keaton’s silent film The Haunted House (1921), a short c...
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L.A. Theater Works Dracula

L.A. Theater Works Dracula

Long before Twilight, a nocturnal count survived on the blood of the living in one of the greatest horror stories ever told. Just in time for Halloween, America’s premier radio theatre company returns to the Lied Center with a spellbinding story of seduction, sensuality, d...
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