Staenberg Kooper Fellman Campus

Theater Programs

Members & Non Members

Member and Non Members, are invited to get involved in out theater programs! From acting workshops to musical theater performances, we have options for everyone!

New! Teen Acting Workshop

Members & Non, Age: 12-18

Upcoming dates TBA

Our new Teen Acting Workshop will help Members and Non Members, ages 12-18, to develop your acting skills, dive deeper into character, audition and improvisational skills.

Register Today!
Register at Member Services or by calling (402) 334-6452.

Upcoming Performances

Peter and the Starcatcher

Thursday, December 15th at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, December 17th at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 18th at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets will go on sale Monday, November 14th at 9:00 a.m.

Ticket Information

The community is invited to attend our upcoming production of Peter and the Starcatcher held at the Alan J. Levine Theater at the J. Tickets can be purchased with Sophie Knauss at (402) 334-6402 or Advanced purchase is strongly recommended. Any remaining tickets will be available for purchase at the door.

General Admission: $10

Support the Arts with Patron Tickets
Patron tickets are available for all recitals and musical theater performances. The amount beyond the ticket price is a tax-deductible donation! Call (402) 334-6402 to purchase.*Patron tickets must be purchased before November 30th to have your name in the program.

$100 2 tickets, reserved seating & name in the program*

$150 4 tickets, reserved seating & name in the program*

$200 6 tickets, reserved seating & name in the program*


Upcoming Auditions

Members and Non Members, ages 8+, are invited to be a part of our musical theater program. We are a community of actors that support each other’s growth. Our Theater group meets once a week for a 2 hour rehearsal. During that time we work on general theater skills, blocking scenes, learning dances, lines, and songs.

The title of our Spring 2023 performance will be announced Thursday, December 15th. Registration will open at the dates listed below. Space is limited. A wait-list will be available if registration is full. Registration will close at 30 participants. Required audition materials will be posted soon. Registration will open soon. To register, call (402) 334-6426.

Audition Information


Registration is REQUIRED to audition. Show title will be announced December 15th.

December 19…….Member registration opens, 9:00 a.m.
Member: $160 | code: 18-180

December 21…..Non Member registration opens, 9:00 a.m.
Non: $216 | code: 18-180

Auditions: January 8th
Ages 8-13, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Ages 13 – Adult, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Rehearsals will be at 2:00 p.m. on Sundays and will run January 22nd through May 21st. There will be no rehearsal on April 9th. Performances will be June 1st and 4th.

During the COVID-19 pandemic the JCC Musical Theater family put together this special production to share with the community. Grab your tissues and enjoy the next 9 minutes celebrating what we are still able to achieve as a community when we come together.


Support the arts and our wonderful programming here at the JCC Performing Arts Department! Want to do even more? Sponsor our head mics for the shows. This is a sponsorship of $2500. You generous support of our program is so greatly appreciated by us and the entire community! Contact Esther for more information.



Thank you to the following Jewish Federation of Omaha Foundation Funds for their generous support of our recent production, Tenderfella

This program was made possible by the continued generous support of the Jewish Federation of Omaha Foundation Funds: Karen Sokolof Javitch Music Fund, JCC Theatre Program Endowment Fund, Shirley & Leonard Goldstein Endowment Fund, & Morton A. Richards Endowment Fund

Past Performances

The Trial of the Big Bad Wolf

Alice in Wonderland
The Musical Revue

The Addams Family
Hello, Dolly! 

Peter Pan
Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory



A Kidsummer Night’s Dream
Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Love! At the Café!

Crazy for You
Beauty & The Beast, Jr.
Into the Woods, Jr.

Alice In Wonderland, Jr.
Bye-Bye Birdie, Jr.

Fiddler on the Roof, Jr.
Seussical, Jr.

Guys & Dolls, Jr.
Music Man, Jr.

Wizard Of Oz, Jr.
Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, Jr.



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Member Services
(402) 334-6426

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333 South 132nd Street Omaha, NE 68154

Contact Us

Performing Arts Department
(402) 334-6406