• May 6-May 28, 2016

    Mabee Theatre II

    Co-Producer: Concho Resources, Inc.

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

    2015 McLaren Winner!

    Good Morning Howard is our 2015 audience favorite from the 19th Annual McLaren Festival. Follow the events of this absurd situational comedy, which takes place during a single morning. Jennifer is awakened when her former co-worker, Howard, calls her at 3:00 AM.  Sad and desperate, Howard convinces Jennifer to let him in her apartment to talk, a decision she almost immediately regrets. Things grow even more bizarre when an upstairs neighbor and a local news anchor are both lured into the apartment. Do not miss the world premiere of this hilarious new comedy.

  • 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. Rueben engages the help of our hero, Chip S’Hoy, a recent Culinary Arts graduate. Meanwhile, Jimmy has tricked Rueben’s daughter, Peach Cobble, to join him for the cook off only to imprison her as a way to further ruin her father’s career. 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…

  • July 8-July 17, 2016

    Davis Theatre I

    Rating: the whole family

    Presented by the Pickwick Players, we invite you to visit 1920s New York City. Millie intends to find work under a wealthy businessman and eventually marry him. Unfortunately, her plan for success gets derailed when she falls for a grifter named Jimmy Smith. Further troubles ensue when she takes a room at the Hotel Priscilla run by the sinister proprietor, Mrs. Meers, who is secretly using her place as a way to kidnap young girls for a white slavery ring from Hong Kong. It becomes the goal of Millie and Jimmy to bring down Mrs. Meers and the evil ring.

  • 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.