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THE LADIES OF ROCK  - Special Event - Reock & Roll Revue’s tribute to classic Bonnie Raitt & Sheryl Crow.

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Fri. Feb. 23, 2024 at 8pm

Sat. Feb. 24 at 8pm 

Sun. Feb. 25 at 2pm

The Reock & Roll Revue

Back to their previous format of presenting Classic Rock Albums, this year Reock & Roll features albums from two of Rock’s elite women. Bonnie’s Raitt’s 1991 LUCK OF THE DRAW and Sheryl Crow’s 1993 debut album “ TUESDAY NIGHT MUSIC CLUB.” The Revue will feature three incredible Lead Ladies. Lisa Bouchelle, Lindsay Jordan and Sandy Zio who will share the vocal duties for this show. The Reock & Roll Revue has been performing these Classic Album shows at The Kelsey Theatre to sold-out audiences since 2011, so come out and support the LADIES OF ROCK!       $30

BLACK GIRL MAGIC - Special Event Brilliance, resilience, triumph, success, beauty, and hope!                    

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Fri Mar 1, 2024 at 8pm

Sat. Mar. 2 at 8pm

Sun. Mar. 3 at 2pm

Special daytime show for groups Fri. Mar. 1 at 10am

Underground Performing Arts Collective

The Underground Performing Arts Collective comes all the way from Virginia to bring us this powerful show. Combining poetry, monologues, and conventional drama with film, this is the tale of Sister, a young Black woman, struggling to find a place of acceptance in the world. Guided by the Ancestors, African Warrior Queens, Sister comes to a place of self-reconciliation and acceptance as she is given a glimpse into the lives and legacy of Black women, past and present.  $22/$20

I LOVE YOU, YOU’RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE  -Everything you have ever secretly thought about dating, romance, marriage, lovers, husbands, wives and in-laws, but were afraid to admit.” 

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Fri. Mar. 15 & 22, 2024 at 8pm

Sat. Mar. 16 & 23 at 8pm 

Sun. Mar. 17 & 24 at 2pm

Theater To Go

Written by NJ Playwright Joe DiPietro, this popular comedy is the second longest-running Off-Broadway musical in history. This hilarious revue pays tribute to those who have loved and lost, to those who have fallen on their face at the portal of romance, and to those who have dared to ask, “Say, what are you doing Saturday night?”  Whether it is dating and waiting, committing and marrying, children, no children; from the agonies of the in-laws, to trips in the family car, to love in your twilight years, this witty musical revue sheds light on both the trials and the triumphs of love. $26/$24

TROLLS MOVIE SING-ALONG - Find your happy place as you sing along with Poppy & Branch to the Trolls movie

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Sat. March 23, 2024 at 1pm & 4pm

Theater To Go

Not just a Sing-Along, but an interactive theater event including a costume contest, trivia contest and a gift bag of interactive things to do during the movie, led by the talented cast of Theater to Go.  With great songs such as Can’t Stop the Feeling, Move Your Feet, and True Colors this is a fun event for children of all ages. .    $18/$16

A MUSICAL - TBA – (WE ARE NOT ALLOWED TO SAY)A year in the life and loves of New York friends          

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Fri. Apr. 5 & 12, 2024 at 8pm

Sat. Apr. 6 & 13 at 8pm

Sun. Apr. 7 & 14 at 2pm

MCCC’s Academic Theater and Dance Department

MCCC’s talented Theater, Dance and Entertainment Technology students will present a stunning production of a 1995 dramatic hit musical based on an opera by Puccini. Since we have to lease the rights to this show, we are not allowed to move in just yet, but once we do, the neighborhood will never be the same again.  Don’t wait 525,600 minutes to order your tickets!  $26/24

NUNSENSE  The perfect irreverent comedy to get you back "in the habit" of live theatre!                                    

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Fri. April 19 & 26, 2024 at 8pm 

Sat. April 20, 27 at 8pm & May 4* at 2pm & 8pm 

Sun. April 21, 28 & May 5 at 2pm

MTM Players

After a bad batch of vichyssoise killed off fifty-two of the Little Sisters of Hoboken, the survivors emptied the coffers to bury the deceased, but ran out of cash before the last few bodies could be laid to rest! (Don’t worry – they’re in the kitchen freezer!). To raise funds they decide to put on a variety show.  Will their prayers be answered before the health department discovers their secret? With hilarious talent acts, tongue-in-cheek musical numbers, and help from the audience, the show – the 3rd longest running Off-Broadway musical -- will tickle your fancy.  $26/$24

THE FROG PRINCE - Featuring an amphibian ensemble created by acclaimed puppet master, Terry Snyder.

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Sat. April 20, 2024 at 1pm & 4pm

Virginia Rep on Tour

When a spoiled princess drops her golden ball into a well, a noble frog retrieves it in exchange for her promise of friendship. The princess breaks her promise, and must face the music in this colorful, funny, faithful adaptation of the classic folk story first recorded by the Brothers Grimm.    $16/$14

MDE IN CONCERT                                                                        

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Sat. May 11, 2024 at 8pm

Sun. May 12 at 2pm

The Mercer Dance Ensemble

A group of Mercer County Community College’s most talented students, staff, faculty and alumni, plus guest choreographers and dancers comes together to tell their stories, sway your emotions and weave a spell with their music and movement.     $22/$20    

THE JUNGLE BOOK - The magical adventures of Mowgli come to life onstage.

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Sat. May 18, 2024 at 1pm & 4pm

Sun. May 19 at 1pm & 4pm

Sat. May 25 at 1pm & 4pm

Sun. May 26 at 1pm & 4pm

Special daytime show for groups Thurs. May 23 at 9:45am & 11:15am

Bear Tavern Project & Tomato Patch, Jr.

Deep in the heart of the Indian Jungle, Bagheera, the black panther, discovers a Man-Cub.  Only the wolves Akela and Raksha may save his life and raise him as their own.  But Shere Khan, the Great Tiger, has targeted the boy. Bagheera teaches the boy all he knows about the Jungle.  Baloo the lovable bear befriends Mowgli and saves him from the fearsome grasp of Kaa, the Python, and the wild Monkey-People.  But who can save him from Shere Kahn? $16/$14

BRIGHT STARSteve Martin & Edie Brickell’s touching Tony-Nominated tale of life in North Carolina.            

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Fri. May 31 & June 7, 2024 at 8pm 

Sat. June 1 & 8 at 8pm

Sun. June 2 & 9 at 2pm

Maurer Productions OnStage

Inspired by a true story and featuring the Tony & Grammy nominated score by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, Bright Star follows the life of Alice Murphy and tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption, set against the rich backdrop of the American South in the 1920s and ’40s.  Inspired by a real event and propelled by an ensemble of onstage musicians and dancers, the story unfolds as a rich tapestry of deep emotion, beautiful melodies, and powerfully moving performances. It’s a theatrical experience as refreshingly genuine as it is daringly hopeful.       $26/$24

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAMTo say the truth, reason and love keep little company together now-a-days.

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Fri. June 14 & 21, 2024 at 8pm

Sat. June 15 & 22 at 8pm 

Sun. June 16 & 23 at 2pm

Shakespeare ‘70

Start with four hopelessly entangled young love.  Add a royal wedding, some traveling thespians, and some serious parenting problems. Send everyone off to the enchanted woods, where they get caught in the crossfire between the King and Queen of the fairies. This funny, sexy, goofy comedy full of mistaken identities, love potions, mayhem, magical mystical creatures, ass-headed weavers and nature gone mad will have you agreeing with William Shakespeare and Puck when they say, “Lord what fools these mortals be!”  $22/$20         

THE SOUND OF MUSIC - The hills are alive with the sound of music, whenever Maria is around.                                  

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Fri. June 28 & July 5, 2024 at 8pm                                                                                                           

Sat. June 29 & July 6 at 2pm & 8pm                                                                                                        

Sun. June 30 & July 7 at 2pm

The Yardley Players

Proving too high spirited for religious life, Maria is dispatched to serve as governess for the seven children of a widowed naval officer, Captain Von Trapp.  Her growing rapport with the youngsters, coupled with her generous spirit, clash with the Captain, with his fiancée, and finally with the Nazis who seize power of her Austrian homeland.  This Rodgers & Hammerstein classic is one of the world’s most beloved musicals. $26/$24              

SCHOOL OF ROCK - Sensationally performed live by these young actor/musicians with roof-raising energy!  

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Fri. July 12, 2024 at 8pm  

Sat. July 13 at 8pm 

Sat. July 20 at 2pm & 8pm 

Sun. July 14 & 21 at 2pm

Thank You Five Company

A brand new company with some of your all-time favorites bring us this fun musical based on the movie of the same name. Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star poses as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. There he turns a class of straight-A young students into a guitar shredding, bass slapping, mind blowing rock band.  Can they compete in the Battle of the Bands without their parents and the school’s headmistress, Rosalie Mullins, finding out? Can Ms Mullins rediscover her inner wild-child? This high-octane smash hit musical will truly rock your world. $26/$24 

 


One-Act KIDS SHOWS 

THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF NICK TICKLE, FAIRY TALE DETECTIVE - Everyone's favorite gumshoe is back with another thrilling adventure!

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Sat. Feb. 17 at 1 & 4pm

Sun. Feb. 18 at 1 & 4pm

MPOnStage

Old Granny Possum is entertaining us with her slightly irregular version of "Snow White and Just the Two Very Tall Dwarves" when she is kidnapped by Bluebeard and his band of scurvy pirates! Thank goodness, Nick Tickle has been hired to get her back. Can our dauntless hero outsmart the kidnappers and save her, or is she gone for good? $16/$14

TROLLS MOVIE SING-ALONG - Find your happy place as you sing along with Poppy & Branch to the Trolls movie

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Sat. March 23, 2024 at 1pm & 4pm

Theater To Go

Not just a Sing-Along, but an interactive theater event including a costume contest, trivia contest and a gift bag of interactive things to do during the movie, led by the talented cast of Theater to Go.  With great songs such as Can’t Stop the Feeling, Move Your Feet, and True Colors this is a fun event for children of all ages. .    $18/$16

THE FROG PRINCE - Featuring an amphibian ensemble created by acclaimed puppet master, Terry Snyder.

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Sat. April 20, 2024 at 1pm & 4pm

Virginia Rep on Tour

When a spoiled princess drops her golden ball into a well, a noble frog retrieves it in exchange for her promise of friendship. The princess breaks her promise, and must face the music in this colorful, funny, faithful adaptation of the classic folk story first recorded by the Brothers Grimm.    $16/$14

THE JUNGLE BOOK - The magical adventures of Mowgli come to life onstage.

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Sat. May 18, 2024 at 1pm & 4pm

Sun. May 19 at 1pm & 4pm

Sat. May 25 at 1pm & 4pm

Sun. May 26 at 1pm & 4pm

Special daytime show for groups Thurs. May 23 at 9:45am & 11:15am

Broken Legs Productions & Tomato Patch, Jr.

Deep in the heart of the Indian Jungle, Bagheera, the black panther, discovers a Man-Cub.  Only the wolves Akela and Raksha may save his life and raise him as their own.  But Shere Khan, the Great Tiger, has targeted the boy. Bagheera teaches the boy all he knows about the Jungle.  Baloo the lovable bear befriends Mowgli and saves him from the fearsome grasp of Kaa, the Python, and the wild Monkey-People.  But who can save him from Shere Kahn? $16/$14

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KELSEY THEATRE FREE CONCERTS

 

MCCC CHAMBER ENSEMBLE SPRING CONCERT

Monday, April 29, 2024 at 7:30pm

MCCC SPRING CHORAL CONCERT

Tuesday, Apr. 30, 2024 at 7:30pm

MCCC JAZZ BAND SPRING CONCERT

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 7:30pm

MCCC SYMPHONIC BAND SPRING CONCERT

Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 7:30 pm

 

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This program is made possible, in part, by the Mercer County Cultural and Heritage Commission, through funding from the Mercer County Board of County Commissioners, and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment of the Arts.”