Blue Barn Theatre

Blue Barn Theatre

Morrissey Engineering is providing design services, including house lighting and coordination of theatrical lighting, for the new indoor-outdoor performance space located at 10th & Pacific Streets for the Blue Barn Theatre. This project was awarded a Special Citation for Use of Light as a Beacon that Enhances the Community by the 2016 IES Illumination Awards.



  • 99 permanent seats
  • Indoor-outdoor seating
  • West wall opens onto a partly covered patio for added seating or as an outdoor performance space
  • Dressing rooms
  • Instrumental music room with practice rooms
  • Dance studios
  • Scene shop and storage areas

This project was honored with an Excellence in Architecture Honor award by AIA Nebraska and AIA Central States in 2017.


New Construction


Omaha, Nebraska

Square Footage

10,600 SF

Completion Date

June 2015


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