Midland Center for the Arts announces 2022-23 lineup

Midland Center for the Arts announced its 2022-23 lineup of entertainment on Tuesday.

New subscription sales will begin May 31, with single tickets available for purchase at a later date.

The 2022-23 Broadway & Beyond series includes My Fair Ladythe new production of the beloved musical from Lincoln Center Theater; Broadway holiday sensation Dr. Seuss’How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musicalnine-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical The Book of Mormonseven-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical Cats; and Legally Blonde – The Musical..

Audiences can experience cultures from around the world with Nobuntu,, a five-part a cappella vocal ensemble of women from Zimbabwe performing Afro jazz and gospel; two-time Grammy Award-nominated ensemble Sones de México; Indian classical ragas, chants, brass band arrangements, jazz harmonies, and hip-hop-infused rhythms from Aditya Prakash Ensemble; and First Nations Mi’kmaq fiddler and singer Morgan Toney celebrating his native language, elders and heritage.

The Midland Symphony Orchestra (MSO) will open its season with Symphonic Dances: Rebirth, Renewal & West Side Storyfeaturing a dynamic work by young composer Dai Wei, Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances and selections from Leonard Bernstein’s West Side Story..

Also, MSO and the Choirs of the Center will perform Mozart Requiem & MoreMSO will perform its annual Holiday Pops featuring Broadway star Ali Ewoldt (Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera, West Side Story)guest pianist Evren Ozel will join MSO for Shostakovich & Tchaikovsky; and Michigan native and popular soloist George Goad will join MSO for Taking Fate In Our Hands..

Center Stage Theater, the Center for the Arts’ community theater company, begins on the outdoor stage this summer with Jonathan Larson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Rent; then returns indoors for Little Womenbased on Louisa May Alcott’s novel; A Christmas Story, The Musicalbased on the holiday movie favorite; the transcendent story of resilience and triumph, These Shining Lives; and The Sparrow, an innovative play intertwined with music and dance.


MATRIX: MIDLAND will present Kate the Chemist, a scientist, best-selling author and entertainer who makes science fun, engaging and entertaining for all ages; Hiplet Ballerinas, a fusion between classical pointe technique, hip-hop, African rhythms, classical ballet, and a variety of urban dance styles; Midland native Dr. Marcia Rieke, the leading expert in infrared technology; and The Other Mozart, the forgotten story of Mozart’s sister, performed by one extraordinary actress.

Subscribers receive many benefits including ticket discounts, access to priority seating before tickets go on sale to the public, and flexibility with a package purchase. For more information on becoming a subscriber, visit midlandcenter.org.

2022-23 complete schedule

Broadway & Beyond

My Fair Lady, October 28-30, 2022

Dr Seuss’How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical, November 16-20, 2022

The Book of Mormon, January 24-26, 2023

Cats, February 14-16, 2023

Legally Blonde – The Musical, March 31-April 1, 2023

Windows on the World

Nobuntu, October 18, 2022

Sones de México, November 13, 2022

Aditya Parkash Ensemble, February 9, 2023

Morgan Toney, May 4, 2023

Midland Symphony Orchestra

Symphonic Dances: Rebirth, Renewal & West Side Story, October 8, 2022

Mozart Requiem & More, November 5, 2022

Holiday Pops, December 17, 2022

Shostakovich & Tchaikovsky, March 11, 2023

Taking Fate in Our Hands, May 13, 2023

Center Stage Theater

Rent, August 4 – 13, 2022

Little Women, October 21-30, 2022

A Christmas Story, The Musical, December 2-11, 2022

These Shining Lives, April 14-23, 2023

The Sparrow, June 1-4, 2023

MATRIX: MIDLAND

Kate the Chemist, February 24, 2023

Hiplet Ballerinas, March 16, 2023

Dr. Marcia Rieke, April 18, 2023

The Other Mozart, April 29, 2023

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