Join nearly 10,000 of your friends and neighbors for our 27th year of ringing in the New Year with an unmatched array of performances! First Night Morris County 2019 is the biggest and brightest New Year’s Eve celebration in New Jersey, providing a magnificent family-friendly, alcohol-free and substance-free celebration in 22 venues throughout the heart of Morristown. Our stellar program features 70 events: dance, theatre, music (rock, jazz, blues, classical, etc.), visual arts, world cultures, children’s programs and so much more.Read More
No matter who or what is in the headlines, you can bet The Capitol Steps will tackle both sides of the political spectrum and all things equally foolish. What more would you expect from the group that puts the “mock” in Democracy? Read More
Experience American Girl in an all-new musical! American Girl Live i is a premiere stage production, featuring all-original songs and unforgettable experiences. Come along to sleepover camp with some new friends for an exciting summer away from home. As bold tales of bravery and friendship come to life, iconic American Girl characters lend a hand through story and song. Join your favorite American Girl characters and the campers as they follow their hearts, share their dreams, and learn the power of friendship. Read More
Adventurer, TV personality and author Josh Gates is the host of the Travel Channel series, Expedition Unknown. The show takes viewers around the world and off the map for thrilling investigations into history's most iconic legends in immersive, hilarious, and nail-biting journeys of discovery. The series blends his unique brand of humor with a passion for exploration. From Bigfoot to lost cities of gold, join Josh as he discusses some of his most intriguing journeys.Gold section includes meet and greet.
A double bill featuring two amazing tribute bands! Tusk is the top Fleetwood Mac tribute band in the world. No wigs, no backing tracks, no gimmicks -- just five musicians recreating the music of Fleetwood Mac to perfection. Eaglemania thrills audiences with their uncanny ability to emulate the unmistakable sound of The Eagles. Enjoy Eagles greatest hits and some of the solo work of its members. Read More
Direct from Broadway, Adam Trent brings his signature brand of magic and illusion to this high-tech spectacle. Adam Trent’s production is an immersive entertainment extravaganza of magic, comedy and music perfect for the entire family. Don’t miss the next generation of magic!
“Seeing is dis-believing!” – The New York Times
Two extraordinary artists explore the never-ending connections that music makes across the ages. Don’t miss piano phenomenon Daniil Trifonov, “the most astounding young pianist of our age” (The Times of London), in Schumann’s poetic concerto. Read More
With rhythms and melodies ranging from the salsa to the cha-cha to the rumba, the Havana Cuba All-Stars showcase a wide variety of Cuban beats. In “Asere,” the All-Stars will be backed by some of Cuba’s finest dancers in a spirited spectacle of song and dance exemplifying Cuba’s greatest musical traditions. Read More
Las Vegas's longest-running tribute show features a talented ensemble of performers who re-create the music and artistry four pop legends -- Neil Diamond, Cher, Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers. If you can't see the real deal, don't miss the glitz and glamour of Legends in Concert! Read More
Ringling Brothers Clown College graduate Johnny Peers and his personality-plus canines are coming to tickle your funny bone with amazing and hilarious stunts! This show for the dog lover in all of us stars mostly animals rescued from shelters or pounds. Read More
Patti Stanger relates stories from her days on Bravo’s Millionaire Matchmaker, and what is was like to match the good, the bad, and the celebrity. Patti also offers advice about navigating the new world of dating and how to find love in the palm of your hand (Tinder, Hinge, Bumble, etc.). She’ll share her secrets about being a successful dater and how women can take back the upper hand in the modern dating world. Patti will pick lucky audience members searching for “the one” and show them how to make your handheld dating profile so good, you’ll never get a swipe left.
$99 ticket includes Pre-Show Meet and Greet
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is the Tony Award®-winning Broadway musical that puts a contemporary take on the classic tale. This lush production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love—the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more—plus some surprising new twists! Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover some of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s most beloved songs in this hilarious and romantic Broadway experience for anyone who’s ever had a wish, a dream… or a really great pair of shoes. Read More
Drew University is pleased to present John O. Brennan, a highly decorated intelligence professional and former senior White House official during the Obama administration. In this thought-provoking talk, he will draw from his decades of national security experience to offer an insider’s look at the state of political discourse in America.
A.R. Gurney’s tender emotional portrait about the powerful connection of love. Love Letters is a tragi-comic and nuanced examination of the shared nostalgia, missed opportunities and deep closeness of two lifelong friends. Read More
100% Voice! 100% Disney! DCappella, Disney Music Group’s new a cappella group featuring seven world class vocalists, embarks on its first North American tour. Created by Disney and contemporary a cappella legend Deke Sharon (Pitch Perfect, The Sing Off and much more), DCappella will appeal to fans of both Disney and a cappella with their modern a cappella versions of Disney hits.
The Shanghai Opera Symphony Orchestra is renowned worldwide for its interpretation of classical symphony repertoire.ZHANG Guoyong, conductor
HUA Hui, violinRepertoire:
Zhanhao & Gang: Butterfly Lovers Concerto
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 in D Minor Read More
All 37 plays in 97 minutes! Join these madcap men in tights as they weave their wicked way through all of Shakespeare’s comedies, histories and tragedies in one wild and memorable ride that leaves audiences breathless and helpless with laughter. Read More
Jackie Evancho matches her extraordinary voice with one of most exciting reemerging genres in popular music today – the New American Songbook. Enjoy a selection of songs from breakthrough musicals like Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen, Waitress, The Band’s Visit, Once and hit films like The Greatest Showman, as well as favorites from her past repertoire that have won over audiences over the years.
Comedy legends Steve Martin and Martin Short present new material in a variety of musical sketches and conversations about their iconic careers, most memorable encounters, and of course, their legendary lives in show-business. Featuring veteran bluegrass band Chatham County Line and renowned pianist and Jimmy Kimmel Live band member Jeff Babko.
If Blue Man Group and Stomp had a child, it just might be this innovative troupe that takes you on a breathless journey of sound and light, combining music, visual effects and skilled performers in constant movement in a one-of-a-kind experience. Read More
Brady Rymer performs rockin’ music for kids and families. When not moonlighting as a member of The Laurie Berkner Band, Brady’s pop and rock regularly wins critical acclaim and national awards including three Children’s Grammy nominations.
Relaxed Performance! Brady Rymer performs rockin’ music for kids and families. When not moonlighting as a member of The Laurie Berkner Band, Brady’s pop and rock regularly wins critical acclaim and national awards including three Children’s Grammy nominations.
Made up exclusively of members of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, the Scharoun Ensemble Berlin is a classical octet -- clarinet, bassoon, horn, two violins, viola, cello and double bass -- whose repertoire ranges from the Baroque period to contemporary works. Read More
Within the walls of Truvy’s beauty shop, the lives of six strong women increasingly hinge on the existence of one another. Together, they absorb the passing seasons, just like the weathered wooden structure of the salon “home” that they share. At turns both laugh-out-loud funny and deeply touching, Steel Magnolias reveals the strength of the human condition and our shared need for companionship. L.A. Theatre Works’s highly compelling radio theatre brings classic shows to life through a first rate cast, live sound effects and a connection with the audience rarely felt in a live theatre setting.
Ian Anderson, known throughout the world of rock music as the flute and voice behind the legendary Jethro Tull, celebrates his 50th year in music with this celebration of the iconic band’s greatest hits which include “Aqualung,” “Locomotive Breath,” “Cross Eyed Mary” and “Bungle in the Jungle.” Read More
Exploring the limitless possibilities of the traditional Japanese taiko drum, Kodo forges new directions for a vibrant living art form that transcends the barriers of language, cultures and customs with a powerful and profound musical performance that speaks to the heart of Japanese tradition.Kodo thanks ANA for their support of “Kodo One Earth Tour 2019: Evolution” North America Tour. Read More
Legendary singer Johnny Mathis, celebrating over 60 years as a recording artist, performs his greatest hits such as “Chances Are” and “Misty” as well as his personal favorites. Come hear why Johnny will always be the Voice of Romance!Read More
Enjoy an exhilarating and unique musical approach to universally loved songs with all original arrangements drawing from Irish traditional folk songs, the Great American songbook, Broadway hits and contemporary music. Read More
NEEDTOBREATHE is a GRAMMY-nominated rock band hailing from South Carolina, composed of brothers Bear Rinehart (vocals, guitar) and Bo Rinehart (guitar, vocals), Seth Bolt (bass, vocals), and Josh Lovelace (keys, vocals). Their most recent album, Hardlove, debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top Albums, Top Current Albums, Top Rock Albums and Top Alternative Albums charts and #2 on the Billboard 200, their greatest debut yet.
$1.00 per ticket sold will go to the OneWorld Health.
Hilarious best friends and online sensations Cat and Nat share their ultra-real and just a bit R-rated dispatches from the mom trenches. From what not to eat a few days postpartum (chicken wings) to the most effective ways to avoid post-partum sex, Cat & Nat’s newest book and new live show, Mom Truths, is everything no one will tell you about having kids. Adults only$99 ticket includes pre-Show Meet and Greet. VIPs will receive an all access badge with a Cat & Nat branded lanyard, have a meet and greet with Cat & Nat and attend an intimate Q&A Read More
Hailed by Gramophone as “one of the finest among the astonishing gallery of young virtuoso cellists,” Johannes Moser stars in the East Coast premiere of Andrew Norman’s inventive new concerto. Works by Schumann and Brahms showcase the artistry of the NJSO’s musicians. Read More
Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes deliver their soul-searing brand of raucous rock, blues and R&B that has made them fan favorites since emerging from the same 1970s New Jersey shore music scene that produced Bruce Springsteen. Read More
Multitalented entertainer and former Carol Burnett Show star Vicki Lawrence and her alter ego “Mama” take the stage in this show that’s a mix of comedy, music and humorous observations about life. Read More
Since 2004, Chris Botti has been America's best-selling instrumental artist, with four #1 jazz albums, as well as multiple Grammy Awards. Botti’s form of creative expression is rooted in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre, crossing over to audiences usually reserved for pop music.
Legendary rockers REO Speedwagon, led by Kevin Cronin, perform hits like “Can’t Fight This Feeling,” “Take It on the Run,” “Keep on Loving You” and “Time for Me to Fly” that have made them one of the most popular bands since the 1970s.
All of your favorite shows on one stage for one night only! Enjoy your favorite moments and music from some of Broadway’s greatest shows, including Evita, Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, The Lion King, Once, Chicago, Oklahoma!, South Pacific and more. Read More
Five-time Grammy-nominated pianist and vocalist Michael Feinstein joins forces with Pink Martini’s Storm Large to reimagine standards and modern classics that are chilled, shaken and stirred into an unforgettable evening of music. Read More
Known to millions as “The Royal Family of the Guitar,” the Romeros were founded by the legendary Celedonio Romero with his sons Celin, Pepe and Angel in 1958. Today, the classical guitar quartet consists of Celin, Pepe and their sons Lito and Celino. To have so many virtuosi of the same instrument in three generations of one family is unprecedented in classical music. Read More
Take a star-studded, multi-media journey through rock history with these legendary performers who were the actual musicians and singers heard on original recordings and in concert with everyone from Elton John to Frankie Valli to Journey. From “Pinball Wizard” to “Don’t Stop Believing,” relive the greatest years of rock and your favorite songs with The Hit Men. Read More
From the EMMY® award winning mind of Derek Hough, the live dance show is the first-ever solo tour for the dynamo. The show features brand-new stage production, astounding versatility and, as always, Derek’s magnetic stage presence. Fans will journey through a true fusion of dance and music, as Derek explores styles ranging from ballroom and tap to salsa and hop-hop and everything in between. Creative team and two-time EMMY® winners, Napoleon and Tabitha Dumo, also known as NappyTabs (Jennifer Lopez: All I Have Residency; Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour; GRAMMYs® creative direction), will co-create, direct and supervise choreography for the tour.
Pilobolus’s Come to Your Senses is a multisensory experience, featuring live performances of onstage Pilobolus works alongside transmedia digital creations. In this brand new repertory show, come back to your senses ...and explore the connection between the human body and the analog world around us.
A new production of the spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony®, Grammy® and Academy Award® winning Best Score, including “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” “Edelweiss” and the title song. Read More
Simone Dinnerstein “compels the listener to follow her in a journey of discovery filled with unscheduled detours” (NPR). Join her as she explores Mozart’s supremely melodic Piano Concerto No. 23. Read More
Due to an ongoing health issue, Linda Ronstadt regretfully has to cancel all upcoming appearances, including her scheduled event at MPAC on May 2, 2019. Ms. Ronstadt thanks her many fans who were looking forward to her May 2 appearance, and hopes that she can return at a future date.
Refunds will be provided by the box office.
This all-new, critically acclaimed restaging of The Mikado is a collaboration with the Asian-American theatrical community to promote diversity, equity and inclusive practice with classic works of art. Join Yum-Yum, Nanki-Poo, Ko-Ko, the Lord High Executioner and the rest of the cast in this revered comic operetta. Read More
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with New Jersey Ballet as it honors Hispanic culture and choreographers with a selection of dances that are sensual and sophisticated, earthy and elegant, and that have the critics cheering “Viva Ballet Latino!”
Beloved characters including Princess Aurora, the Handsome Prince and other favorites from the fairy tale realm including the Lilac Fairy, Puss in Boots and Red Riding Hood fill the stage in this ballet that features splendid dancing and “Storyteller” narration to make sure even the littlest theater-goers can keep up with ease.
Based on E.B. White’s loving story of the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a little gray spider named Charlotte, Charlotte’s Web explores bravery, selfless love and the true meaning of friendship. Read More
With ten multi-platinum albums and sixteen Top 30 hits, Foreigner is universally hailed as one of the most popular rock acts in the world. Enjoy their arsenal of hits such as “Cold As Ice,” “Hot Blooded,” “I Want To Know What Love Is” and “Feels Like The First Time.”
Unpredictable, deranged and magnificent! The Gong Show is the Off-Broadway smash that captures the hilarity and lunacy of the beloved television show with a cast of mind-blowing, oddball and amazing performers who battle for the coveted prize of $516.32.
Ages 10 and up Read More
Throughout her illustrious career, Bernadette Peters has dazzled audiences and critics with her performances on stage and television, in concert and on recordings. One of Broadway’s most critically acclaimed performers, most recently seen in Hello, Dolly, Peters has won numerous accolades including three Tonys, a Golden Globe, two Grammys and three Emmy nominations. Read More
Black Violin is composed of classically trained violist and violinist Wil B. and Kev Marcus, who combine their classical training and hip-hop influences to create a distinctive multi-genre sound that is often described as “classical boom.” “Their music will keep classical music alive for the next generation.”- NPR
Two legendary Big Bands face off to battle for the title of “The Greatest Ever.” Performing individually and jointly, the rival bands play the classic 1930s and 40s tunes that made the greatest generation swing! Read More
This mind-blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of five of the most incredible Illusionists on earth. The IllusionistsTM: Live from BroadwayTM dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous, astonishing, thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions. Read More
You don’t have to be Italian or Jewish to love Steve Solomon -- all you need to know is what it’s like to leave a family dinner with heartburn and a headache. Prepare to laugh until you cry as Steve brings to life over twenty wacky characters in a show that's one part lasagna, one part kreplach and two parts Prozac. Read More
An evening of hit after hit after hit that will have you heading home whistling the soundtrack of the 60s and 70s! With The Turtles, Check Negron, formerly of Three Dog Night, Gary Puckett and the Union Gap, The Buckinghams, The Classics IV and The Cowsills.
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.