We are an award-winning, collaborative program in New Jersey. Over one hundred students are involved in all aspects of our productions: cast, pit, and all aspects of crew including backstage, build, lights, hair/makeup, costumes, sound, special effects, and film.
MHS Theatre is an active member of the International Thespian Society (Troupe 4647).
The MHS Theatre Program proudly performs two mainstage productions.
Our 2019-2020 Productions:
2019 fall drama:
The Miracle Worker
2020 upcoming spring musical:
Into the Woods
Recognition for MHS Theatre:
2019: Papermill Playhouse 13 Rising Star Award nominations - second most nominated theatre company in the state. Nominations included Best Overall Production, Best Orchestra, Best Hair and Makeup, Best Costumes, Best Stage Crew, and more. The Addams Family
2019: Broadway World Regional Awards - Best High School Musical NJ - The Addams Family
2019:NJ State Theater Foxy Award Winner for Educational and Community Outreach and nominations including achievement in Stage Crew, and Best-supporting Actress - Prancer
2018:Papermill Playhouse Rising Star Award winner for Student Achievement in Sound/ Film Designer and Outstanding Costume Achievement. Nominated for 5 other Rising Star Awards. Anything Goes
2017:NJ State Theater Foxy Award nominations including Best Ensemble, Best Stage Crew - You Can't Take it With You
2016: NJ State Theater Foxy Awards - Outstanding Ensemble in a Drama Winner - A Christmas Carol
2016: Papermill Playhouse Rising Star Award Winner -Theatre for Everyone: Access & Inclusion Award" - Once Upon A Mattress.