Thursday, September 21, 2023

This Week's News From MPAC: Two New Shows Added and More Upcoming Events



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New Shows On Sale This Week




70s vs 80s: The Battle of the Decades November 25


70s vs 80s: The Battle of the Decades
Saturday, November 25, at 7:30 pm
Tickets: $29 - $49

Two bands. Two decades. One great party! Disco vs. new wave…Donna Summer vs. Madonna…Michael Jackson vs. Michael Jackson. The Discoteks play the best of the 70s. The 80s Revolution perform your favorites from that era. The audience decides which decade has the best music!




A Bronx Tale: A One Man Show starring Chazz Palminteri May 4


A Bronx Tale: A One Man Show starring Chazz Palminteri
Saturday, May 4, at 8:00 pm
Tickets: $49 - $89

In 1988, Chazz Palminteri (The Usual Suspects) wrote a one-man show about a killing he saw in the Bronx when he was nine years old. It became a hit and the most sought after property since Rocky. This is the original one-man show he wrote that made him an in-demand character actor and served as the basis of the acclaimed movie and Broadway musical.






On Sale Details:

Starlight Society Presale: Wednesday, September 20 at 10 am

Member/Season Ticket Holder Presale*:
 Thursday, September 21 at 10 am

General Public:
 Friday, September 22 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).




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Upcoming Events




Judy Collins and Madeleine Peyroux September 21

Story Pirates September 24


Hitting New Heights September 29

Gipsy Kings October 3


Buddy Guy October 7

Coco Live-to-Film Concert October 14


Jim Messina and Pablo Cruise: Oasis in the Sun Tour October 18

The Bacon Brothers October 19


+Live+ Unplugged October 20

American Girl LIVE! In Concert October 21


An Evening with the Late John Cleese October 22

The Drew Forum presents A Conversation with Liz Cheney October 23


Celebrating Meat Loaf October 28

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood presents “King for a Day” October 29


Pink Martini featuring China Forbes November 2

Harry Chapin at 80: A Retrospective Starring The Chapin Family November 4


Tower of Power November 5

Celtic Thunder: Odyssey November 10





Happy Hispanic Heritage Month


Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month at MPAC! From September 15 to October 15, we'll be spotlighting upcoming MPAC programs that feature incredible Hispanic artists and stories.

This week's highlight is MPAC's opening night performance, featuring the stars of Broadway's Hamilton and In the Heights!


Opening Night: Hitting New Heights with Mandy Gonzalez and Javier Muñoz September 29


Hitting New Heights with Mandy Gonzalez and Javier Muñoz
Friday, September 29, at 8:00 pm
Tickets: $39 - $79

Mandy Gonzalez and Javier Muñoz are two of Broadway’s leading Hispanic stars. Their credits include the original cast of In the Heights and lead roles in Hamilton. Together, they celebrate today’s greatest composers, including Lin-Manuel Miranda, Stephen Schwartz and other extraordinary songwriters, while sharing stories and songs from their careers on stage, including music from Wicked, Hamilton and the best of Broadway.



MPAC Zoomcast Interview: Mandy Gonzalez


Check out MPAC Chief Operating Officer Ed Kirchdoerffer's interview with Mandy Gonzalez!





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  • Browse and purchase upcoming shows
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Be sure to download the app and allow notifications. MPAC will be sharing special offers, performance updates and the latest news!

We hope you will enjoy the MPAC App! Have questions? Visit the FAQ page and take a video tour. We’re here to help!





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