Tuesday, March 7, 2023

This Week's News From MPAC: Two New Shows On Sale And More Upcoming Events


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New Show On Sale This Week


The Doobie Brothers walking outside


The Doobie Brothers 50th Anniversary Tour

Tuesday, July 11, and Wednesday, July 12, at 7:30 pm

Tickets: $95 - $295

VIP Soundcheck Packages Available

For over five decades, The Doobie Brothers have been known for delivering mind-blowing, roots based, harmony-laden, guitar-driven rock and roll – all of which recently culminated in an induction into the 2020 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Their No. 1 singles “Black Water” and “What a Fool Believes" lead a catalog of indelible songs that include: “Listen to the Music,” “China Grove,” “Jesus Is Just All Right,” “Rockin’ Down the Highway,” “Long Train Runnin’,” “Take Me In Your Arms,” "Takin’ it to the Streets,” “Minute by Minute,” “You Belong to Me,” “The Doctor” and more. In all, the Doobies have tallied up five top 10 singles and 16 top 40 hits.



On Sale Details for The Doobie Brothers: (please note the schedule!)


Starlight Society Presale: 
Check Your Member Email for Details 

Member/Season Ticket Holder Presale*: 
THURSDAY, MARCH 9 at 12:00 pm

General Public: 
FRIDAY, MARCH 10 at 10:00 am 

Buy tickets at, by phone at (973) 539-8008 or at the box office.






Rufus Wainwright wearing crown


Rufus Wainwright: Folkocracy Tour

Thursday, June 29, at 8:00 pm

Tickets: $39 -$79

One of the great male vocalists and songwriters of his generation, Rufus Wainwright performs music from his upcoming release Folkocracy, in which he revisits his roots, of childhood summers spent at folk festivals and watching his famous family on stage. Featuring Lucy Wainwright Roche and Petra Haden on back-up vocals and a four-piece band, the Folkocracy tour showcases Wainwright’s extraordinary vocal range and depth of interpretation. “Nobody sings quite like Rufus Wainwright” – The New Yorker



On Sale Details for Rufus Wainwright: (please note the schedule!)


Starlight Society Presale: 
WEDNESDAY, March 8 at 10:00 am

Member/Season Ticket Holder Presale*: 
WEDNESDAY, March 8 at 12:00 pm

General Public: 
THURSDAY, March 9 at 10:00 am

Buy tickets 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!








CATS Trailer - Coming To Mayo Performing Arts Center (Morristown, NJ) in 2023.



CATS The Musical

Friday, March 10. at 8:00 pm

Saturday, March 11. at 8:00 pm

Sunday, March 12. at 1:30 pm & 7:00 pm

Tickets: $69 - $109



Rediscover CATS—the beloved musical with breathtaking music—including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater, "Memory.” Featuring new sound design, direction and choreography for a new generation — experience CATS for the first time as it begins a new life, or let it thrill you all over again!





Upcoming Events


CATS March 10 - 12

Dublin Irish Dance Wings


Rhythm India March 22

The Hit Men March 25


NJ Ballet's Once Upon A Time March 26

Kenny Wayne Shepherd March 30


Leslie Odom Jr March 31

Elvis: The Concert Of Kings


Dragons and Mythical Beasts April 2

Manhattan Comedy Night April 7


Boney James April 8

Johnny Mathis April 13


On Your Feet April 15 - 16

Piano Battle April 22



Celebrate Female Artists


Throughout Women's History Month, we'll be highlighting stories of women at MPAC, both on stage and behind the scenes!

This week's feature is World Choreography Award nominee and Telly Award-winning director and choreographer Joya Kazi, whose show Rhythm India: Bollywood and Beyond, is coming to MPAC March 22





Joya Kazi is an Indian American choreographer and actress born in Mumbai and raised in California. She founded her dance company, Joya Kazi Unlimited, at just 16 years old and began working in both the Hollywood and Indian Film Industries. She has appeared in projects spanning Hollywood to India such as in TV Shows Never Have I Ever and New Girl, in commercials for Walmart, Hyundai, and Radio Shack, in Music Videos for DJ Snake ft. Lauv "A Different Way", Raja Kumari "I Did It", The Strokes " Threat of Joy", and in Indian feature Films "I am Singh", and "Na Peru Surya Na Illa India." Joya is featured on a public mural at the Artesia Library of Los Angeles County representing the city's South Asian influence of art and culture.

She is a member of the Emmys/Television Academy, has served on the SAG (Screen Actors Guild) Awards Nominating Committee and has also served on countless judging panels including at the World Choreography Awards. Behind the camera, she represents and casts the finest South Asian dance talent and consults on productions from stage to screen worldwide!

Rhythm India: Bollywood and Beyond takes you on a journey of dance and celebration through Bollywood and beyond. Experience joyous dance, vibrant costumes, dynamic music, and soulful rhythms echoing heartbeats of royal palaces and sacred temples, desert villages and modern stages. 








March is Membership Month


March is Membership Month! Join now or upgrade your current membership to the Champion level or higher and receive two complimentary tickets* to one of several selected performances during the month of March



*Restrictions:  Member tickets for some events limited and in select sections only.  $300 members and higher.  Offer may not be redeemed on previously purchased tickets; previously purchased tickets may not be exchanged against this offer: No Refunds. No Substitutions.




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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