“Now You See Them, Soon You Won’t”
Comedy legends Steve Martin and Martin Short are coming to Omaha for one night only!
They recall their iconic careers, creative influences and most memorable encounters, uniquely presented though a blend of stand-up, musical numbers and conversations about their lives in show business.
Martin is one of the most acclaimed and beloved talents in entertainment. His work has earned numerous honors including an Academy Award, five Grammy Awards, an Emmy Award, the Mark Twain Award, and the Kennedy Center Honors. Many of Martin’s films are considered modern classics including: “The Jerk,” “Father of the Bride,” and “Planes, Trains & Automobiles”.
Short is a beloved comedian and actor, whose career spans television, film and theater. Since his breakout performances on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live”, Short has become a household name with roles in feature films including “Three Amigos” and as the quirky wedding planner, Franck Eggelhoffer, in the “Father of the Bride.”
Venue: Orpheum Theater
Omaha Performing Arts is dedicated to creating a vibrant arts and entertainment experience in Omaha and the region. We have had more than 4 million visitors to our venues in the past 13 years. Since our inception, Omaha Performing Arts has grown to become the largest arts institution in Nebraska, dedicated to the mission to present the highest level of performing arts – the best of touring artists and productions in jazz, dance, Broadway, blues, speakers, family and popular performers at the Orpheum Theater, Holland Performing Arts Center and beyond.
Our mission also includes a broad range of education and community engagement activities that reach a wide and diverse audience across the entire state. More than 300,000 students have participated in our Education and Community Engagement programs such as student matinees, master classes, Disney Musicals in Schools, Carnegie Hall’s Musical Explorers, Jazz at Lincoln Center’s WeBop® and the Nebraska High School Theater Academy. Omaha Performing Arts provides an almost $48 million annual impact on the local economy.
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