MMAS Black Box Season 2018-19

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9/7-9/23, 2018 The Mistress Cycle

Book and Lyrics by Beth Blatt, Music by Jenny Giering. Directed by Michael McGarty,
The Mistress Cycle is an intelligent musical work filled with stories of passion, compromise, heartbreak and renewal featuring five women who come from different times and cultures and share a sisterhood.


10/26-11/11, 2018 Assassins

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and Libretto by
John Weidman. Directed and Choreographed by Adam Joy with Music Direction by Eli Bigelow.
Assassins is a darkly humorous musical review that depicts nine misfit men and women who strike out at the symbol for America: the American President.


12/6-12/16, 2018 Scrooge’s Christmas,

an intimate and ensemble-based version of A Christmas Carol.

Written by Charles Dickens. Adapted by Ken Jones. Directed by Alfred Fortier III.
A Christmas Carol is a Victorian morality tale of an old bitter miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, who undergoes a profound experience of redemption over the course of one evening. This beloved classic is the perfect addition to your holiday festivities.
* Evening performances will begin at 7:30 PM


1/18–2/3, 2019 The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

Written by Adam Long, Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield. Directed by Steve Dooner.
This play hilariously summarizes all of Shakespeare’s plays, using reenactments and audience participation. Famous for holding the record for the shortest production of Hamlet at 43 seconds. The play entertains and teaches the audience facts about Shakespeare while ensuring them a rocking good time!


3/8-3/24, 2019 The Odd Couple Female Version

Written by Neil Simon. Directed by Marianne Phinney
Unger and Madison are at it again! Florence Unger and Olive Madison, that is, in Simon’s hilarious contemporary comic classic: the female version of The Odd Couple. As delightful a comedy as Simon’s iconic original, this familiar version offers a fresh take on how challenging it is to live,  day in and day out, with anyone.


4/26-5/12, 2019 Evita

Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lyrics by Tim Rice
Directed by Meg Dussault, with Music Direction by Shannon Manley.

Evita concentrates on the life of Argentine political leader Eva Peron, the second wife of Argentine
president, Juan Peron. The story follows Evita’s early life, rise to power, charity work, and eventual death. This iconic rock musical includes

  • I’d Be Surprisingly Good for YouWhat’s New Buenos AiresHigh Flying Adored,  and the beloved Don’t Cry for Me Argentina.


6/7-6/23, 2019 The Boys in the Band

Written by Matt Crowley. Directed by Daniel Kozar
Before there were marches, there was a band. Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of  its appeared on Broadway, this fiercely funny and groundbreaking play , The Boys in The Band is a true theatrical game-changer, that helped spark a revolution by putting gay men’s lives onstage —
unapologetically and without judgment — in a world that was not yet willing to fully accept them.


7/25-8/4, 2019 It Shoulda Been You

Music by Barbara Anslemi, Lyrics and Book by Brian Hargrove.
Directed and Choreographed by Vincent Ratsavong with Music Direction by Derrick Lacasse.
This charming and funny original new musical invites you to a wedding you’ll never forget. The bride is Jewish. The groom
is Catholic. Her mother is a force of nature, a tempest in a cocktail shaker. See what happens when the bride’s exboyfriend crashes the party.


  • All MMAS productions will be performed at the MMAS Black Box Theater, 377 North Main Street, Mansfield

NEW Ticket Prices for 2018 – 19 season

  • Musicals:
    • General Admission $35
    • MMAS Members $29
    • Seniors $30
    • Students (under 18) $24
    • Thursday Nights $30
  • Non-Musicals:
    • General Admission $32
    • MMAS Members $26
    • Seniors $28
    • Students (under 18) $20
    • Thursday Nights $28

A Group Rate is available for groups of 10 +

  • NOTE: Only MMAS Members and Season Passholders can exchange tickets. 
    • No exchanges are to be made on the day of the show for any reason
  • ALL SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS: your returned ticket will be taken as a donation.
  • All tickets are held at the box office and will be available for pick up starting about one hour before performance.