Wednesday, November 16, 2022

This Week's News From MPAC: Upcoming Shows, Free Community Event And More



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Upcoming Events



Image of The Rascals November 16

Image of NJ Symphony Awadagin Pratt


Image of NJ Ballet New Direction: November 19

Image of Manhattan Comedy Night November 25


Image of Darlene Love November 26

Image of Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer


Image of David Foster and Katharine McPhee December 2

Image of Mannheim Steamroller December 3


Image of Top Of The World Carpenters Christmas

Image of MPAC's Theatre of Light


Image of Michael Bolton December 7

Image of Celtic Angels Christmas


Image of A Very Darren Crissmas December 11

Image of NJ Ballet's Nutcracker December 16 - 27






Dancing with the Stars: Live! - Coming to Mayo Performing Arts Center (Morristown, NJ) January 2023



Dancing with the Stars Live! 2023 Tour

Thursday, January 19th, at 7:30 pm

Tickets: $79 - $149


America’s favorite dance show is back on tour! See the ballroom brought to life in this brand-new production featuring your favorite Dancing with the Stars pros, PLUS special guest stars! With dazzling routines in every style, jaw-dropping talent, and non-stop entertainment, it’s sure to be an unforgettable night full of all the magic of the TV show and more!

Check out the tour cast's recent performance on ABC's Dancing with the Stars in the above video!








Image of MPAC's Theatre of Light Event December 4



MPAC Arts in the Community Presents: Theatre of Light
In partnership with Morris Arts

Sunday, December 4, from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Vail Mansion Lawn


The universal symbol of light will illuminate the rich cultural diversity of our community when Mayo Performing Arts Center partners with Morris Arts to transform the Vail Mansion Plaza into a “Theatre of Light” on Sunday, December 4. The third annual Theatre of Light event has been expanded from last year. A curtain of stars and lights will welcome the community onto the Vail Plaza.  Specially lit magical winged dancers will perform while an enchanted winter creature roams about in dazzling colors.

MPAC's Arts in the Community programs are generously supported by ADP.








Purcell Suite 2022



New Jersey Ballet Presents: New


This Saturday, November 19, at 8:00 pm

Tickets: $39 - $69



This Saturday, New Jersey Ballet opens its season at MPAC with New Direction, which will feature three works that point to the new artistic vision Maria Kowroski has for New Jersey Ballet as Artistic Director.

The program will feature Who Cares?, by George Balanchine, set to music by George Gershwin bringing out the exuberance of city life; Hallelujah Junction, by Peter Martins, a living locomotive of propulsive vitality; and a world premiere by Harrison Ball, principal dancer with New York City Ballet, with costumes by world-renowned fashion designer Zac Posen.




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.