For this year’s special, MCT is partnering with the Midland-Odessa Orchestra and Chorale at the magnificent and illustrious Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center. Join us in our ambitious endeavor to bring this heart-wrenching musical back to the Permian Basin. Explore the notions of justice, order, and personal integrity in way that is somehow both honest and ostentatious while witnessing the tenacity of the shows captivating characters through several decades of chaos and victory.
Starting in 2014 Midland Community Theatre will be producing Improv at the Yucca as a monthly event known as "Thirsty Thursday" every second Thursday in 2014. So join us for some off the cuff comedy and quench your thirsty every second Thursday at the Yucca Theatre. There will be no intermission and the bar will close at 9:00 PM.
Return home with Kat for a court ordered visit with family that prompts the arrival of an unlike ally. Kat’s departed mother must work with Kat to repair her broken family after a recent fatal car accident. However, dad’s new girlfriend complicates Kat’s plan and raises new questions about Mom’s death. Throw in a ditzy sister and an old love interest and you have the making for a heartwarming and haunting comical production. For information about becoming a season member, "click" the Support tab.
66th Season of Summer Mummers Advanced reservation flyers will be mailed early April. Kick Off Party and Auditions: April 14th - 15th. Individual tickets go on-sale May 21st. Performances are every Friday & Saturday, June 7th - August 30th. Melodrama Title: "Desert of the Dead or Mmmmm, Your Head Looks Tasty"
This Pickwick Players summer musical portrays the efforts of famed yet tyrannical director Julian Marsh and his attempts to produce a musical extravaganza at the height of the Great Depression. Sympathize with fresh-faced ingénue, Peggy Sawyer, as she fumbles through her attempts to realize her theatrical dreams and rally behind a cast of supporting characters who are both amusing and compelling as they work to overcome the dire circumstances of the era. For information about becoming a member, "click" the Support tab.
In a world consumed by drought, a determined entrepreneur preserves the remaining water supply by working with the government to exchange the household bathroom for public amenities. However, greed and power-lust corrupt the system and eventually lead to rebellion when the poor refuse to pay the fees. Enjoy this dark musical comedy as it pokes fun at musical theatre traditions with oddly cheerful tunes and biting social commentary. For information about becoming a member, "click" the Support tab.
Follow two down-and-out actors who think they found a break when they read an article about a dying aristocrat searching for her sister’s two children. The two charlatans plan a scam in order to claim a substantial inheritance. However, during their swindle they discover Steve and Max is short for Stephanie and Maxine, but rather than abandon their plan, the two don dresses and continue with their ridiculous con. For information about becoming a member, "click" the Support tab.
This Tennessee Williams’ classic explores the dysfunction, desires, and delusions of two sisters. Blanche escapes to an internal world of self-grandeur while her sister, Stella, is forced to defend her presence to her furious husband, Stanley. This compelling play is an exploration of poverty, self-destruction, and despair. In the end, personal triumph trumps tragedy in this suspense-filled tale. Allow yourself to be thrilled by this fantastic and dramatic season offering. For information about becoming a season member, "click" the Support tab.
One of the America’s all-time favorite Christmas movies makes its way to the stage. Add some catchy music and you have a holiday masterpiece the whole family will love. Reminisce with Ralphie as he tells a Christmas tale filled anticipation, joy, and eventual disaster. A Red Rider B.B. gun, a major award, and broken spectacles are all part of this delightful and uniquely honest musical about family, friends, and the stressfulness of the holidays. For information about becoming a member, "click" the Support tab.