September 24, October 1, 2021
toUch Performance Art
“Fool, Find Yourself!”
toUch, a groundbreaking performance art group, brings a show to the Mac-Haydn stage that breaks the boundaries of traditional theater, dance, and music. Come for an experience that will leave you thinking — and craving more.
September 10–October 3, 2021
Music by John Kander
Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Conceived by Susan Stroman, David Thompson and Scott Ellis.
It’s only fitting that our season concludes with a title that resonates with our experiences this past year — a reminder that through our hardships and triumphs, “The World Goes ‘Round”.
September 11–October 2, 2021
Created by Larry Gallagher
Musical Highlights of the ’60s
If we need anything after the year we’ve had, it’s the energy of the rockin’ music of the 1960s.
Explore the iconic women who made the music of the 1960s so powerful—everyone from Aretha Franklin to Tina Turner, and every woman in between! more …
September 4, 15, 22 and 29, 2021
Showstoppers: A Musical Revue
Our annual fundraising event returns and this time you have four chances to see it! Join your favorite Mac-Haydn cast members as they deliver show stopping performances of musical theater’s greatest hits. From classic to contemporary, it’s the ultimate show tunes revue.
September 1 and September 29, 2021
Created by James Benjamin Rodgers, Performed by James Benjamin Rodgers and Jillian Zack
The story of one of the most fascinating musical figures of the 20th century.
Exiled from Germany in 1933 at the height of his popularity, Weill’s remarkable music was banned there for the next twelve years.
July 29–August 8, 2021
New Production Season Ended
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Book by Roger O. Hirson
There’s magic to do when a young man learns the true meaning of glory, love and war in Stephen Schwartz’s iconic and unforgettable musical masterpiece. Pippin is in search of the secret to true happiness and fulfillment.
August 12–August 22, 2021
Music by Jerry Bock
Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
Book by Joe Masteroff
Considered by many to be the most charming musical ever written, She Loves Me is a warm, romantic comedy with an endearing innocence and a touch of old-world elegance. Set in a 1930s European perfumery, two feuding shop clerks both respond to a “lonely hearts advertisement” in the newspaper. They now live for the love letters that they exchange, but the identity of their admirers remains unknown.
August 26–September 5, 2021
Music by Mitch Leigh
Lyrics by Joe Darion
Book by Dale Wasserman
The Mac-Haydn’s own “Impossible Dream” continues with the long-awaited return of Man of La Mancha.
A moving tale about a man’s refusal to give up his impossible dream, inspired by Miguel de Cervantes’ masterpiece Don Quixote. Powerful, brutal, hilarious, and heartbreaking, it celebrates the perseverance of someone who refuses to relinquish his ideals or his passion.
August 18, September 10 and September 17, 2021
Limited Event Season Ended
Created and performed by Elizabeth Ward Land
Touching on genres ranging from rock, country, folk, light opera, big band and mariachi, Elizabeth Ward Land has found her perfect vocal match in this salute to the great Linda Ronstadt.