• June 3-September 3, 2016

    Yucca Theatre

    Co-Producer: Farm Bureau Insurance

    Rating: an adult audience

    Who’s Hungry for Summer Mummers? When Taco Villain, owned by the evil Jimmy Changa, is closed after a misdirected burrito goes to food inspector rather than rival chef, Rueben Cobble, Jimmy exacts his revenge by stealing Rueben’s recipe book before the very important Midland’s Master Munchie Cook Off. Can Peach and Ginger escape the grasp of Jimmy Changa?  Can Chef Rueben Cobble retain his title of Midland’s Master Munchie Maker? Can Chip whip up the perfect recipe and save his culinary career? Find out when Summer Mummers returns to the Yucca Theatre… No popcorn throwing is allowed in the balcony.

  • August 6-August 6, 2016

    Mabee Theatre II

    Co-Producer: CVA Advertising and Marketing

    Rating: the whole family

    The three finalist for this year's McLaren Memorial Comedy Playwriting Competition are

    • A Nice Family Christmas by Phillip Olson of Santa Clarita, CA
    • The Bare Truth by Howard Brown of Port St. Lucie, FL
    • The Old Musketeers by Rodger Hoopman of Grass Valley, CA
    Each script will present Act One. The winner will be determined by vote of the Festival audience and may be selected for a full production in an upcoming MCT Season. After each show there will be a 5 minute Question and Answer session with the Director and Cast of each presentation.

  • September 2-September 24, 2016

    Mabee Theatre II

    Co-Producer: Concho Resources, Inc.

    Rating: those age 12 and up due to subject matter and language

    Follow Sweeney Todd on his quest for revenge in this dark musical thriller. Returning to London after being exiled by a corrupt judge, Todd takes up residence in his old haunt, a small apartment over a pie shop run by Mrs. Nellie Lovett. Mrs. Lovett informs Todd that his wife has died and his daughter has become the ward of the man he despises. Todd plans his revenge by a becoming barber who uses his razor blade for more than just a close shave. With the help of Mrs. Lovett, he finds a clever way to dispose of his victims.

  • September 30-October 9, 2016

    Davis Theatre I

    Rating: the whole family

    This familiar story about a small wooden puppet who longs to become real was originally conceived by Italian writer Carlo Collodi in his novel, The Adventures of Pinocchio. Adapted for our stage by Bill Williams for the Pickwick Players, observe this tale of calamity and misfortune. Pinocchio leaves his home and creator, Geppetto, to explore an unfamiliar world finding mostly trouble. The little wooden rascal encounters a series of dubious characters, including a fox and cat that have nothing but bad intentions. Cut those strings and join in on the excitement.

  • October 14-November 5, 2016

    Mabee Theatre II

    Co-Producer: Concho Resources, Inc.

    Rating: those 8 and up due to subject matter

    Join the Futrelle Sisters as they attempt to save their small Texas town from extinction. As president of the Fayro Chamber of Commerce, Honey Raye has promised a city celebration in hopes of wooing a Texas salsa maker into moving production to their little town. She has alluded to a weekend of events ranging from a pet parade to a Civil War reenactment. However, there is one small hitch, such promises will be hard to keep with a population of only 15. This jubilant presentation is sure to have you laughing in the aisles.

  • November 11-December 17, 2016

    Davis Theatre I

    Co-Producer: Fasken Oil & Ranch, Ltd.

    Rating: the whole family

    MCT presents our 25th production of A Christmas Carol. This beloved Christmas Musical has become a holiday tradition at MCT and for the Permian Basin. This enduring holiday tale is sure to melt the heart of even the stingiest of Scrooges. Join us for Charles Dickens’ timeless classic, when Ebenezer finds himself host to a variety of unexpected and otherworldly visitors. Over the course of a single night, the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future will teach Scrooge the importance of family, charity, and friendship.