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Without the generosity of The Midland Theatre family and friends, we would not be what we are today. There are a number of ways you can be a part of something very special here at The Midland Theatre.

Patty's Dance Center

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Patty's Dance Center

Patty’s Dance Center is located just off N. 21st St. in Newark, OH. They have served the residents of Newark and surrounding areas for over 40 years. Patty and Jeanette Thagard direct one of the finest dance facilities in the state. Their complete dance program meets the needs of all dancers from beginner to advanced. Click here to read more.


The Quiet Man

Theatre Thursday Series sponsored by The Licking County Senior Levy
The Quiet Man

After a mishap in the ring, American boxing champ John Wayne returns to his native Ireland and falls for the charms of fiery redhead Maureen O’Hara. Her shifty brother Victor McLaglen is eager to marry her off, but when McLaglen fails to deliver the dowry, O’Hara informs Wayne there’ll be no peace until he gets it for her — setting off much comic mayhem.
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Sticks & Stones

Sticks and Stones

We invite you to join us for a celebration concert, June 11th at the beautiful Midland Theatre. The current lineup of Bill Price, Skip Anderson, and Greg Mann will be joined onstage by most of the original members... Click here to read more.


Magic Camp

You can be a magician!

Magic Camp

International Magician of the Year, Kevin Spencer, teaches campers how to perform some incredible tricks with everyday objects. This week-long, half-day camp combines learning magic tricks with storytelling, music, theatre and creative movement. Click here to read more.


Three Dog Night

Sponsored in part by a grant from Explore Licking County

Three Dog Night

THREE DOG NIGHT’s hits wind through the fabric of pop culture today, whether on the radio where they are heard day in and day out, in TV commercials or in major motion pictures — songs like "Mama Told Me (Not To Come)", "Joy to the World", "Black and White", "Shambala" and "One" serve to heighten our emotions and crystallize THREE DOG NIGHT’s continuing popularity. Click here to read more.


Mary Chapin Carpenter

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Five-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee Mary Chapin Carpenter hits the road in 2016, performing timeless hits from her expansive and beloved 14-album catalog and new songs from her upcoming record The Things That We Are Made Of (May 6, Lambent Light Records). Click here to read more.


An American In Paris

Theatre Thursday Series sponsored by The Licking County Senior Levy
An American In Paris

Jerry Mulligan (Gene Kelly) is an American ex-GI who stays in post-war Paris to become a painter, and falls for the gamine charms of Lise Bouvier (Leslie Caron). However, his paintings come to the attention of Milo Roberts, a rich American heiress, who is interested in more than just art.
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Missoula Children's Theatre

Alice In Wonderland
Missoula Children's Theatre

The Missoula Children's Theatre presents ALICE IN WONDERLAND, an original adaptation based on Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass. The story begins with Alice and her older sister Margaret reading together.
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Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo

pat benatar and niel giraldo

A four-time Grammy winner, Benatar is a classically trained mezzo-soprano. During the 1980s, Benatar had two RIAA-certified Multi-Platinum albums, five RIAA-certified Platinum albums, three RIAA-certified Gold albums and 19 Top 40 singles, including the Top 10 hits, "Hit Me With Your Best Shot", "Love Is a Battlefield", "We Belong" and "Invincible".
Neil "Spyder“ James Giraldo, has been a professional musician, producer, arranger and songwriter for over four decades now, changing the face of the pop charts throughout the 1980s with his collaborator, muse and wife, Pat Benatar. More than just an explosive steel bending guitar player, Giraldo’s innovative vision helped him create the signature Benatar sound, from its inception. Click here to read more.


North By Northwest

Theatre Thursday Series sponsored by The Licking County Senior Levy
North by Northwest

This classic suspense film finds New York City ad executive Roger O. Thornhill (Cary Grant) pursued by ruthless spy Phillip Vandamm (James Mason) after Thornhill is mistaken for a government agent. Hunted relentlessly by Vandamm's associates, the harried Thornhill ends up on a cross-country journey, meeting the beautiful and mysterious Eve Kendall (Eva Marie Saint) along the way. Soon Vandamm's henchmen close in on Thornhill, resulting in a number of iconic action sequences.
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