|THE GRAND OPENING |
If you couldn't attend the Holland Center grand opening festivities, don't despair. We've collected the stories and photographs from the event.
Omaha's new sound
A grand night for Omaha
Review: A stirring gala is worth a city's warm embrace
World-Herald Editorial: Time to celebrate
Notes from the opening
What they said
A stylish night: Looks lively, lovely
Public, too, is awed by arts center, Oct. 24
The World-Herald's preview magazine.
A musical gift to the city
Splashy debut will showcase musical jewel
Sound quality makes Holland a musical showpiece
Finding the right keys for Holland
Classical, jazz, country - acoustical design lets center do it all
Amenities make for enjoyable concert experience
Contemporary ideas create one-of-a-kind building
Plan a night on the town
Painting tells a musical tale
MEET THE HOLLANDS
Modest Hollands point to other donors, Oct. 9
Donors don't seek spotlight, Sept. 23, 2004
Hollands recognized for leadership, Oct. 22, 2001
Review: Boys prove Holland Center rocks, Oct. 23
Michael Kelly: Violinist helps lead orchestra, unveiling, Oct. 23
The grand celebration
Something for everyone
Celebrities eager to be part of gala
Stars and musicians on hand for the grand opening concert
Ashley Hassebroek: From industrial grime to arts grandeur
New showplace is ready for its close-up, Oct. 21
Their opus? A smooth opening, Oct. 21
Glitzier fashions unlikely, Oct. 17
Maestro's moment, Oct. 16
Reaction to Holland Center is mixed, Oct. 14
Holland Center highlights two Omahans' art, Oct. 8
Review: Holland Center pleases workers, Oct. 1
Arts group will get $2 million from city citydesk, Sept. 28
Glover replaces Dreyfuss for Holland opening,Sept. 24
Holland's acoustics get fine-tuning, Sept. 22
Sharing Orpheum memories, Holland hopes, Sept. 12
Shhh, air! There's music playing, Aug. 7
New Omaha conductor was 'clear choice,' April 23
Holland Center design inspired to symphonic heights, April 17
New arts era lures stars to Omaha, March 15
Click here for more photographs of the Holland Performing Arts Center.
WHERE SHOULD I SIT?
Click on the black rectangles for a view from that seat.
Click here to take a peek inside the Holland Center through our interactive map.
Click here to learn about the evolution of performing arts halls in Omaha.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW
Where to park
Series aim to delight kids and families
How to get there
The World-Herald's 2005-06 arts preview, Sept. 11
Omaha Performing Arts Society Capital Campaign Founding Donors
Omaha Performing Arts Society
By the numbers
Watch the implosion of the former Swanson Foods plant and other buildings to clear space for the new Holland Performing Arts Center.