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MPI is proud to announce our 2021 - 2022 season
August: Osage County
Written by Tracy Letts Directed by Jerry Wiesenhahn When the large Weston family unexpectedly reunites after Dad disappears, their Oklahoman family homestead explodes in a maelstrom of repressed truths and unsettling secrets. (Drama) March 2023
The Last Night of Ballyhoo
Written by Alfred Uhry Directed by Aaron Whitehead The story of a southern Jewish family in 1939 who are preparing for Ballyhoo, the social event of the season. But life takes several unexpected turns as the characters face where they come from and who they really are. November 5 - 21, 2021
Ada and the Engine
Ada and the Engine by Lauren Gunderson Directed by Darren Lee As the British Industrial Revolution dawns, young Ada Byron Lovelace sees the boundless creative potential in the “analytic engines” of her friend and soul mate Charles Babbage, inventor of the first mechanical computer. May 6 - 22
August: Osage County
Written by Tracy Letts Directed by Jerry Wiesenhahn When the large Weston family unexpectedly reunites after Dad disappears, their Oklahoman family homestead explodes in a maelstrom of repressed truths and unsettling secrets. (Drama) March 2023
Dearly Departed
Written by David Bottrell and Jessie Jones Directed by Aaron Whitehead In the Baptist backwoods of the Bible Belt, the beleaguered Turpin family proves that living and dying in the South are seldom tidy and always hilarious. January 2023
The Gods of Comedy
Written by Ken Ludwig Directed by Jennifer Keith Day The Ivy League will never be the same as a pair of screwball deities encounters the carnal complexity of college coeds, campus capers, and conspicuous consumption. (Comedy) November 2022