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Mac-Haydn Final Performance of Showstoppers: A Musical Revue, Sep 29

The Mac-Haydn’s annual fundraising event returned for 2021 with four performances throughout the month of September. Your final chance to see the show is Wednesday, September 29th.

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.

Vaccination is required for all patrons. For tickets and details on COVID-19 protocols, please visit http://www.machaydntheatre.org or call the box office at (518) 392-9292.

DATES/TIMES: Wednesday, September 29, 2021 / 7pm

TICKETS: $42
Tickets can be purchased through machaydntheatre.org by clicking here.

LOCATION: Mac-Haydn Theatre
1925 NY-203
Chatham, NY 12037

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Box Office Phone: 518-392-9292

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Mac-Haydn Theatre Presents Man of La Mancha

Opening next at The Mac-Haydn, is Man of La Mancha. Running August 26 through September 5.

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.

The celebrated score includes “The Impossible Dream,” “I, Don Quixote,” and “Dulcinea.”

Leading the cast as Miguel De Cervantes/Don Quixote is Mac-Haydn favorite Gabe Belyeu, known for his performances in previous years as Javert in Les Miserables, Arthur in Camelot, and Tateh in Ragtime. Maya Cuevas, last seen as Catherine in the 2021 production of Pippin, returns as Aldonza. Audiences will remember Cuevas for her standout performance as Sarah in the award-winning 2019 production of Ragtime. Continuing his debut season at the Mac-Haydn, Anthony Velez plays Sancho Panza.

Rounding out the cast are Kylan Ross as Padre, Andrew Burton Kelley as the Duke and Dr. Carrasco, Chris Frazier as the Captain and Barber, Kelly Gabrielle Murphy as Antonia, and Rachel Pantazis as the Housekeeper.

Man of La Mancha is directed by Todd Underwood and associate directed by Erin Spears Ledford, with movement coordination by Ashley DeLane Burger and music direction by David Maglione. The production features original costume design by Kurt Alger and coordination by Daniel Hewson, hair and makeup design by Matthew Oliver, and lighting and scenic design by Andrew Gmoser. 

Vaccination is required for all patrons. For tickets and details on COVID-19 protocols, please visit http://www.machaydntheatre.org or call the box office at (518) 392-9292.

Music by Mitch Leigh
Lyrics by Joe Darion
Book by Dale Wasserman

Production information from machaydntheatre.org

DATES/TIMES: Thursday, August 26 – Sunday, September 5, 2021

Thursday, August 26 at 2:00pm
Thursday, August 26 at 8:00pm
Friday, August 27 at 8:00pm
Saturday, August 28 at 4:00pm
Saturday, August 28 at 8:00pm
Sunday, August 29 at 2:00pm
Sunday, August 29 at 7:00pm
Wednesday, September 1 at 2:00pm
Thursday, September 2 at 2:00pm
Thursday, September 2 at 8:00pm
Friday, September 3 at 8:00pm
Saturday, September 4 at 4:00pm
Saturday, September 4 at 8:00pm
Sunday, September 5 at 2:00pm
Sunday, September 5 at 7:00pm

TICKETS: $42

Tickets can be purchased through machaydntheatre.org by clicking here.

LOCATION: Mac-Haydn Theatre
1925 NY-203
Chatham, NY 12037

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machaydntheatre.org
facebook.com/MacHaydnTheatre/
instagram.com/machaydntheatre
Box Office Phone: 518-392-9292

Click here for the full 2021 rundown for the Main Stage

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Mac-Haydn Theatre Presents She Loves Me

The Mac-Haydn’s latest production, She Loves Me, is running now through August 22nd.

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.

Alumna Kelly Gabrielle Murphy returns to the Mac-Haydn as soprano Amalia Balash, after touring with Fiddler on the Roof as Tzeitel nationally before the pandemic. Murphy returns following her fan-favorite performances at the Mac-Haydn as Sophie in Mamma Mia! (2018), Johanna in Sweeney Todd (2017), and Jolene in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (2017).

Newcomer Xander James makes his Mac-Haydn debut as Georg Nowack after a ten-year hiatus from live theatre. James currently works as a professional musician based in New York City, and his previous stage credits include Henry in Next to Normal, Chip in …Spelling Bee, and Jud in Oklahoma.

Rounding out the cast are returnees Erin Spears Ledford as Ilona Ritter, Andrew Burton Kelley as Steven Kodaly, Gabe Belyeu as Mr. Maraczek, William Taitel as Ladislav Sipos and Brian Wagner as Keller. Anthony Velez, continuing his debut season at the Mac-Haydn, is Arpad Laszlo.

She Loves Me is directed by Producing Artistic Director John Saunders, choreographed by Ashley DeLane Burger and music directed by David Maglione, with costume design by Bethany Marx, hair and makeup design by Matthew Oliver, lighting design by Andrew Gmoser, props by Emily Spateholts, sound design by Corbin White, and scenic design by Erin Kiernan

Vaccination is required for all patrons. For tickets and details on COVID-19 protocols, please visit http://www.machaydntheatre.org or call the box office at (518) 392-9292.

Music by Jerry Bock
Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
Book by Joe Masteroff

Production information from machaydntheatre.org

DATES/TIMES: August 12 – Sunday, August 22, 2021

Wednesday, August 18 at 2:00pm
Thursday, August 19 at 2:00pm
Thursday, August 19 at 8:00pm
Friday, August 20 at 8:00pm
Saturday, August 21 at 4:00pm
Saturday, August 21 at 8:00pm
Sunday, August 22 at 2:00pm
Sunday, August 22 at 7:00pm

TICKETS: $42

Tickets can be purchased through machaydntheatre.org by clicking here.

LOCATION: Mac-Haydn Theatre
1925 NY-203
Chatham, NY 12037

MORE:
machaydntheatre.org
facebook.com/MacHaydnTheatre/
instagram.com/machaydntheatre
Box Office Phone: 518-392-9292

Click here for the full 2021 rundown for the Main Stage

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Mac-Haydn Theatre Presents Pippin

The Mac-Haydn kicks off their 2021 season with a new production of Pippin. The show opens on July 29th, with performances through August 8.

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. He seeks it in the glories of the battlefield, the temptations of the flesh and the intrigues of political power. In the end, though, Pippin finds that happiness lies not in extraordinary endeavors, but rather in the unextraordinary moments that happen every day.

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Book by Roger O. Hirson

Being staged for the first time ever at the Mac-Haydn, Pippin promises to be a magical start to the 2021 season.

Production information from machaydntheatre.org

DATES/TIMES: Thursday, July 29 – Sunday, August 8, 2021

Thursday, July 29 at 2:00pm
Thursday, July 29 at 8:00pm
Friday, July 30 at 7:00pm (Gala Fundraiser Night)
Saturday, July 31 at 4:00pm
Saturday, July 31 at 8:00pm
Sunday, August 1 at 2:00pm
Sunday, August 1 at 7:00pm
Wednesday, August 4 at 2:00pm
Thursday, August 5 at 2:00pm
Thursday, August 5 at 8:00pm
Friday, August 6 at 8:00pm
Saturday, August 7 at 4:00pm
Saturday, August 7 at 8:00pm
Sunday, August 8 at 2:00pm
Sunday, August 8 at 7:00pm

TICKETS: $42

Tickets can be purchased through machaydntheatre.org by clicking here.

LOCATION: Mac-Haydn Theatre
1925 NY-203
Chatham, NY 12037

MORE:
machaydntheatre.org
facebook.com/MacHaydnTheatre/
instagram.com/machaydntheatre
Box Office Phone: 518-392-9292

Click here for the full 2021 rundown for the Main Stage

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Grease Opening at Mac-Haydn Theatre, Jul 4

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The Mac-Haydn Theatre presents, Grease. This household favorite returns to take us down memory lane once more with the gang at Rydell High. This production is adding all of the hits from the movie to make this new Grease even more memorable. “Hopelessly Devoted,” “Greased Lightnin,” and “You’re the One That I Want” are just a few of the record breaking hits that make this show such a rockin’ good time!

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Production information and photo from machaydntheatre.org

DATES/TIMES:
July 4 – July 21, 2019

2 pm matinees on Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
4pm matinees on Saturday
7pm on Sunday
8pm on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday

TICKET PRICES:

  • Evening Performances: $39.50 (Tenth Row $38.50)
  • Matinee Performances: $36.50
  • Senior 60+ $36.50 (All performances)
  • Children Under 12 with Adult: $15.00

Tickets can be purchased through machaydntheatre.org by clicking here.

LOCATION:
Mac-Haydn Theatre
1925 NY-203
Chatham, NY 12037

MORE:
machaydntheatre.org
facebook.com/MacHaydnTheatre/
instagram.com/machaydntheatre
Box Office Phone: 518-392-9292

Click here for the full 2019 rundown for the Main Stage.

 

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