Tuesday, September 15, 2020

In-Theatre Events, Virtual Classes Planned at MPAC 

Welcome Back to MPAC!

Governor Murphy’s Executive Order 183 allows for performing arts centers such as MPAC to host events for up to 150 people. MPAC is excited to welcome patrons back to the theatre for the first time since March!

There’s something for everyone! In addition to limited-sized indoor events, MPAC's fall programming includes brand-new virtual shows and online performing arts classes that you can partake in from home, as well as outdoor drive-in concerts. In accordance with best practices developed by the performing arts industry nationwide, we have developed a series of guidelines to make sure that your return to MPAC will be safe and healthy. Read below for more details about our plans!


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Limited Capacity (150 patrons max)
Additional events to be added soon!

The Lion King 
WHEN: Saturday, September 19, at 2:00 pm
Mayo PAC, 100 South St., Morristown
TICKETS: $10 on sale now!

A live-action remake of the classic Disney animated film follows a young lion who returns to reclaim the throne that was stolen from him and his father by his treacherous and fratricidal uncle after spending his childhood in exile under the care of a friendly warthog and meerkat. Rated: PG

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

WHEN: Saturday, September 19, at 7:30 pm
WHERE: Mayo PAC, 100 South St., Morristown
TICKETS: $10 on sale now!

Matthew Broderick stars in this classic John Hughes comedy about a charismatic teen who goes on a series of crazy adventures when he plays hooky during one memorable day in Chicago. Rated: PG-13


Brynn Stanley, Grover Kemble & Jerry Vezza: "Get Happy"
WHEN: Friday, October 2, at 7:30 pm
WHERE: Mayo PAC, 100 South St., Morristown
TICKETS: $50 - 75; on sale Friday

Dynamic local jazz performers Jerry Vezza, Brynn Stanley and Grover Kemble hit upon a positive message featuring music radiating hope, joy, recovery and community spirit. This lively musical threesome intends to both promote and emote feelings of significant progress towards a brighter future. LEARN MORE

The Nerds
WHEN: Friday, October 16, at 6:00 pm & 8:30 pm
WHERE: Mayo PAC, 100 South St., Morristown
TICKETS: $35 - 50; on sale Friday

You can’t help having the best time of your life when you are with New Jersey’s favorite party band—celebrating their 35 anniversary! Enjoy an experience of sheer entertainment with the group critics call the best cover band in the world. It’s all fun…all Nerds!


The Ultimate Donna Summer Tribute By Rainere Martin
WHEN: Saturday, October 24, at 3:00 pm & 7:30 pm
WHERE: Mayo PAC, 100 South St., Morristown
TICKETS:: $50 - $75; on sale Friday

Rainere Martin recreates the sounds and styles of the original disco queen Donna Summer in this tribute concert featuring all of her hits including “Bad Girls,” "Hot Stuff,” “Last Dance” and "Macarthur Park.”


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Virtual Fall Classes
12 Weeks, September 21 - December 19

This fall we offer an exciting line-up of programs for Ages 5 - Adult, including musical theatre, acting, magic, comedy, audition technique, dance, vocal performance, happy hour improv, intro to voice over, visual arts, and more! We will also offer our Miracle Project class, for students with autism and other special needs. 


Seize The Show Presents All About Evil
Tuesday, September 29 at 8:00 pm
TICKETS: $10; on sale Friday

Join the fun in this virtual online interactive event! There’s been a murder on Broadway and it’s up to you to find the killer! When Broadway’s brightest star goes ends up dead, it’s up to you to solve the case and catch the killer before the press gets wind of the scandal. Your choices and knowledge of Broadway will reveal the clues to solve the murder and save the show!  LEARN MORE

Seize The Show Presents Empowered
Wednesday, October 7 at 7:00 pm
Thursday, October 8 at 7:00 pm
TICKETS: $10; on sale Friday

Join the fun in this virtual online interactive event! What would you do if you had super human powers? Would you live on the right side of the law? Or would you be a renegade, wreaking havoc in order to right the wrongs of the world? It’s your choice in this thrilling, superhero origin story in which every choice you make creates an alternate universe with a new you, with infinite variations. Your choices determine who lives, who dies, the fight for goodness or greed, and the side you choose once you become empowered!  LEARN MORE

MPAC's 22nd Annual [Virtual] Starlight Ball
Friday, October 23 at 6:00 pm

This special virtual evening will include performances by Kristin Chenoweth, MPAC's talented Performing Arts School students and more.

The live broadcast is free to all. VIP tickets are available for purchase, which provide you access to the exciting Silent Auction, plus exclusive kick-off and after-party Zooms.