The Johnny Manhattan Orchestra

Past Dates & Times
  • Friday, May 18, 2018 7 - 10 pm

DelRay Ballroom
817 R St.



The Johnny Manhattan Orchestra will perform for your dancing and listening enjoyment on Friday, May 18, 2018 at the DelRay Ballroom, 817 R Street in Lincoln's Haymarket. The performance will be from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The doors open at 6:00 p.m. There is a $10.00 per person cover charge at the door ($8.00 per person for groups of 10 or more). A short dance lesson will begin at 6:30 p.m. and is included in the cover charge. Participation in the dance lesson is optional. The DelRay Ballroom will be set up cabaret style with tables and chairs surrounding a large dance floor. Full beverage service will be available. This is the final performance of our 2017/2018 season. 

The Johnny Manhattan Orchestra is a professional 19 member big band performing FULL ORCHESTRA ARRANGEMENTS of the greatest hits of the Swing Era and more, including music from Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Harry James, Tommy Dorsey, Les Brown and Count Basie, featuring vocalists Kellyn Kelly and Ruby Diamond, and Master of Ceremonies/Trumpeter Extraordinaire Johnny Manhattan.
At this performance Bill Stephan, Executive Director of the Lied Center, will make a special guest appearance singing Cab Callaway's signature theme song, "Minnie the Moocher". We will also preview our 2018/2019 season, which begins in September, by performing several new selections.


Downtown Lincoln NE

Downtown Lincoln Association

206 S 13th Street, Suite 101

Lincoln, NE 68508

 402.434.6900    402.434.6907

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