Mayo Performing Arts Center postpones all March shows

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The Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown has suspended all activities through the end of March.

The Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown has suspended all activities — shows, classes and other events — through the end of the March due to the coronavirus. The events will be rescheduled, if possible, and ticket-holders will be contacted. On its website, MPAC states: “we ask for your patience as we work through the large volume of performances.

“The health and safety of our patrons, performers, volunteers and staff is paramount during this crisis,” said MPAC president and CEO Allison Larena on the site. “After consulting with our local officials, we believe the responsible action to take at this time is to suspend public events and to do our part to slow down the spread of this virus.”

The postponed events are:

March 12: “A Cappella Live”
March 13: Ballet Folclórico
March 14: New Jersey Ballet
March 16: “The Cat in the Hat”
March 17-18: “Bandstand”
March 19: The Westerlies
March 19: Arts in the Community Poetry Reading
March 20: Herman’s Hermits (rescheduled for June 24)
March 21: The Indigo Girls
March 22: Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure
March 23-24: “That Physics Show”
March 25: Russian National Ballet
March 26: “The Bachelor Live on Stage”
March 27: “An Evening with Groucho”
March 28: The Peking Acrobats
March 29: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

One April event has been canceled as well: A free April 5 concert by the West Point Band.

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