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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.
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 mayoarts.org,
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
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!
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
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.”
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
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.
IS GRATEFUL TO THE FOLLOWING DONORS WHOSE MAJOR SUPPORT HELPS
TO SUSTAIN THE GENERAL OPERATING NEEDS OF OUR ORGANIZATION