The Fantasticks

September 5 – 15, 2024

Music by Harvey Schmidt
Lyrics by Tom Jones
Book by Tom Jones
Based on Les Romanesques by Edmond Rostand

The world’s longest-running musical hits our stage this Fall. The Fantasticks, after running Off-Broadway for 42 years, has become a beloved, timeless classic – telling a tale of a young couple navigating the dichotomies of love.

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West Side Story

June 13 – 23, 2024

Music by Leonard Bernstein
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by Arthur Laurents
Based on a Conception of Jerome Robbins
Based on Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet
Originally Produced on Broadway by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince
By Arrangement with Roger L. Stevens

Often regarded as the greatest love story of all time, this landmark Broadway musical returns to the Mac-Haydn. With a powerful, poignant book, and unforgettable music and lyrics by iconic team Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim, West Side Story changed musical theatre forever.

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Sister Act

June 27 – July 14, 2024

Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Glenn Slater
Book by Cheri and Bill Steinkellner
Additional Book Material by Douglas Carter Beane
Based on the Touchstone Pictures Motion Picture, Sister Act, written by Joseph Howard

Based on the hit 1992 film starring Whoopi Goldberg, Sister Act returns to our stage for only the second time in our history! Nominated for five Tony Awards including Best Musical, this high-energy, uplifting tale is a story of unity and faith.

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Rent

July 18 – 28, 2024

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Jonathan Larson
Musical Arrangements by Steve Skinner
Original Concept/Additional Lyrics by Billy Aronson
Music Supervision and Additional Arrangements by Tim Weil
Dramaturgy by Lynn Thompson
RENT was originally produced in New York by New York Theatre Workshop and on Broadway by Jeffrey Seller, Kevin McCollum, Allan S. Gordon and the New York Theatre Workshop

Jonathan Larson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning musical is back at the Mac-Haydn. Having paved the way for contemporary musical theatre, RENT is a beloved cultural phenomenon, known for its raw, resonant storytelling and remarkable rock score.

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All Shook Up

August 1 – 11, 2024

Inspired by and featuring the songs of Elvis Presley
Book by Joe DiPietro

The music of Elvis comes to the Mac-Haydn stage for All Shook Up! Loosely based on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, this rockin’ jukebox musical is a tribute to the power of music, and the importance of following your dreams.

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Something Rotten

August 15 – September 1, 2024


New Production

Music and Lyrics by Karey Kirkpatrick and Wayne Kirkpatrick
Book by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O’Farrell

We love a good musical here at the Mac-Haydn, but have you ever heard the story of the very first musical? Something Rotten is a side splitting mash-up of sixteenth-century Shakespeare and twenty-first-century Broadway; the ultimate musical-within-a-musical.

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