Thursday, February 24, 2022

This Week's News From MPAC: New Show Added, Free Livestream Event And More Upcoming Shows



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AM Productions Presents Wanda Sykes

Saturday, June 11, at 8:00 pm



Emmy winning stand-up comic, writer, actress and producer Wanda Sykes has been entertaining audiences for over twenty years. She has ranked among Entertainment Weekly's “25 Funniest People in America” and her peers have called her “one of the funniest stand-up comics” in the field.






On Sale Details:

Starlight Society Presale: Wednesday, February 23, at 10 am
Member/Season Ticket Holder Presale*: Thursday, February 24, at 10 am
General Public: Friday, February 25, at 10 am at, by phone at (973) 539-8008 or at the box office.

*Presale benefits available for Members ($150+ level) and Season Ticket Holders (patrons who have purchased 5+ events to the current season).



Become A Member

MPAC members support our mission and get great benefits including early access to all newly added shows. Membership starts at $150, and you can join online!




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Women In Hip Hop: From the Mic to The Boardroom


Wednesday, March 2, at 7:30 pm




Wes Jackson, educator, producer and entrepreneur, returns to MPAC with a new virtual presentation highlighting the journey of women in hip hop. 

From Sha Rock to Megan Thee Stallion, and Sylvia Robinson (Sugar Hill Records) to Desiree Perez (CEO of Roc Nation), women have mastered the ability to hold and wield power from both the artistic and business side of this global billion-dollar industry. This virtual Zoom lecture will be followed by Q&A.  






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The National Dance Company of Ireland: Rhythm of the Dance


Sunday, March 13, at 3:00 pm & 7:00 pm


NEW! The 7:00 pm performance will be livestreamed for patrons to enjoy from home. 

In-Person Tickets: $29 - $59




Celebrate all things Irish in this all-new, high-energy production featuring award-winning step dancers, musicians and vocalists who bring to life the vibrant spirit of the Emerald Isle.








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Celebrate Black Artists all season long at MPAC! Throughout Black History Month, we'll be spotlighting upcoming MPAC programs that feature Black artists and stories.

This week's highlight is Chaka Khancoming to MPAC June 9!!

Chaka Khan is one of the world’s most gifted and celebrated musicians. The 10-time GRAMMY® Award has the rare ability to sing in seven music genres, including R&B, pop, rock, gospel, country, world music and classical. Chaka is revered by millions of fans as well as her peers for her timeless, classic and unmatched signature music style and ability on such hits as “Ain't Nobody,” “I Feel for You,” “I'm Every Woman” and “Through the Fire.”



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MPAC Event Guidelines


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MPAC is thrilled to be presenting full capacity performances. Your health and safety is paramount to us, and we have made many updates to our facility and procedures. 

All MPAC patrons ages 12+ attending a performance are required to show proof of full vaccination, or a recent negative COVID-19 test. Masks are required to be worn inside the venue, except while briefly consuming concessions. Learn more in our Welcome Back Guide!





Mayo Performing Arts Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, presents a wide range of programs that entertain, enrich, and educate the diverse population of the region and enhance the economic vitality of Northern New Jersey.


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