Blue Barn Theatre

Blue Barn Theatre

Morrissey Engineering provided design services, including house lighting and coordination of theatrical lighting, for the new construction of this indoor-outdoor performance space located at 10th & Pacific Streets for the Blue Barn Theatre. 

Services and Awards


This project was awarded a Special Citation for Use of Light as a Beacon that Enhances the Community by the 2016 IES Illumination Awards.
This project received a 2017 ACEC Nebraska Engineering Excellence Merit Award.



  • 99 permanent seats
  • Indoor-outdoor seating
  • The 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




New Construction


Omaha, Nebraska

Square Footage

10,600 SF

Completion Date

June 2015


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