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Recent Lied Center News

LIED CENTER PHILLIPE QUINT PERFORMANCE CANCELLED

10.25.12 @
LINCOLN, NE – GRAMMY® nominated violinist Philippe Quint has cancelled his October performance at the Lied Center. Due to illness, Quint is currently unable to travel or perform. Lied Center Executive Director Bill Stephan commented, “While we are very disappointed that Philippe Quint is unable to perform for our Lied patrons, we wish him a quick recovery.” Customers who have already purchased tickets to...

LIED CENTER PRESENTS TIME CAPSULE: A CENTURY OF DANCE OCTOBER 23

10.23.12 @
LINCOLN, NE – The Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln presents Time Capsule: A Century of Dance performed by Utah’s Repertory Dance Theatre ,on Tuesday, October 23rd at 7:30 PM. Tickets for the two evening shows or two matinees may be purchased at the Lied Center Ticket Office located at 12th and Q Streets in downtown Lincoln, by phone at 402.472-4747 or online at www.liedcenter....

LIED CENTER PRESENTS CHICAGO, THE MUSICAL, OCT. 19-21

10.19.12 @
LINCOLN, NEB. – The Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln presents the longest running sellout on Broadway, CHICAGO, in four performances Oct. 19 through 21. Tickets for the two evening shows or two matinees may be purchased at the Lied Center Ticket Office located at 12th and Q Street in downtown Lincoln, by phone at 402.472-4747 or online at www.liedcenter.org. Murder. Greed....

LIED CENTER PRESENTS BALLET FOLKLÓRICO OF MÉXICO OCT. 13

10.13.12 @
LINCOLN, NEB. – The Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln presents the most celebrated dance company in Mexico on Saturday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets may be purchased at the Lied Center Ticket Office located at 12th and Q Street in downtown Lincoln, by phone at 402.472-4747 or online at www.liedcenter.org. In 1952, Amalia Hernández, dancer and choreographer, founded the Ballet...

LIED CENTER HOSTS THE CAPITOL STEPS OCT. 12

10.12.12 @
LINCOLN, NEB. – The Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln presents The Capitol Steps, a comedy group, on Friday, Oct. 12th, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets may be purchased at the Lied Center Ticket Office located at 12th and Q Street in downtown Lincoln or online at www.liedcenter.org. This performance can proudly claim to be the only place in America where you will find the two candidates...

LIED CENTER PRESENTS CELTIC BAND GAELIC STORM OCT. 3

10.03.12 @
LINCOLN, NEB. – The Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln presents Gaelic Storm, the Celtic band made famous in the movie Titanic on Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets may be purchased at the Lied Center Ticket Office located at 12th and Q Street in downtown Lincoln or online at www.liedcenter.org . Gaelic Storm plays Celtic music that hearkens back to the traditional music of...

OH, WHAT A WEEKEND: LIED CENTER HEADLINES FRANKIE VALLI AND EMMANUEL AX FOR SEASON OPENERS SEPT. 21, 23

09.21.12 @
LINCOLN, NE – World-famous artists in classic rock and classical piano open the 2012-2013 season at the Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on September 21st and September 23rd. On Friday, 9/21, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons will play to a packed house, delighting the audience with memorable hits including “Sherry” and” Oh, What a Night.” GRAMMY® Award winning pianist...

POPULAR LIED CENTER EVENTS APPROACHING SOLD-OUT CROWDS FROM SEASON TICKET SALES

07.18.12 @
The Lied Center for Performing Arts season tickets sales for the 2012-2013 Season are already resulting in near sell-outs for several of this season’s most popular events. Patrons waiting for the mid-August opportunity to buy single tickets to performances including Frankie Valli,  Mannheim Steamroller, Who’s Live Anyway, and the political season spoof Capitol Steps may be faced with limited or no availability of...

LIED CENTER / UNL HOST INTERNATIONAL THESPIAN FESTIVAL

06.28.12 @
LINCOLN, NE – (June 26h, 2012) For the 18th year in a row, over 2,000 high school students and hundreds of their sponsors, educators and chaperones have traveled from around the world to the Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the annual International Thespian Festival. The young actors represent some of the best and most highly-motivated theatrical talent in the U.S. and...

Lied Center Announces 2012-2013 Season

05.04.12 @
LINCOLN, NE –  The Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln proudly announces its 23nd season of world-class performing artists. The season includes 52 performances of 36 shows from a wide range of categories including Broadway, Popular Music, Comedy, Dance, Classical Music, World & Jazz, Family offerings and Theater. Over half of the 36 scheduled shows make their Lied Center debut...