SPECIAL EVENTS

MET DRAG BALL 2018

AUGUST 11 • 8PM

Hostess Roxy Scintilla will lead a line-up of the region’s favorite Queens, including Areola Grande, Johanna Raehnes, and Viruscella.

The party begins at 8pm sharp in the lobby of the MET, where a wine and beer bar will be swinging, and fun will be had. The show proper begins at 9pm. Guests are asked to bring their singles with them, as tips are welcome!

Seating is General Admission. $30 for online single ticket purchases, $35 at-the-door as space permits, and for those who want to be closer to the action, 5 on-stage tables and a bottle of wine for 2 are available for $70.

All proceeds with the exception of any performer tips, will benefit MET as it begins its 21st year of providing the region with top-quality and thought-provoking professional theatre.


HAMILTON TICKET RAFFLE

RAFFLE TICKETS: $20

2 TICKETS
September 1 • 7:30pm
The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

Broadway’s smash hit “Hamilton” performed at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.! 2 tickets for Saturday, Sept. 1 at 7:30 pm. 1st tier F-129, F-131. Retail value $339.72.

Only 500 tickets will be sold. All proceeds to benefit Maryland Ensemble Theatre.

Drawing to be held at MET’s performance of “Dr. Moreau” playing at Frederick Community College at 7pm on August 4th. Need not be present to win. Phone/email notification of winner on August 7, 2018.

 


METLab
Festival of New Works

Reading Series

Plays chosen from over 100 submissions from local playwrights are given staged readings with talk-backs after each. The playwrights will receive feedback and suggestions that they will then have time to rework their scripts with their actors and directors before a second staged reading with an additional talk-back.

Coffee House Readings

One night readings of four plays at the Main Cup in Middletown. No tickets required!

 

See our full schedule and detailed synopses through the link above.


THE LAST HURRAH

FREE COMEDY • NO TICKETS REQUIRED
Sunday, July 29 @ 7pm

Join us in Stage 2 on the last Sunday of every month for Frederick’s free comedy chat show. The Last Hurrah is a wild off-the-cuff talk show hosted by Kevin Cole & IO Duarte featuring the Two Human Family (but not by blood) Band (Karli Cole & Thom Huenger). Each month join this band of goofballs and some special guests as they discuss the world around them, perform stand up comedy, welcome characters and possibly create some slam poetry.


The Island of Dr. Moreau, Remix

August 3-11

Thurs-Sat at 7pm

Sunday at 3pm

 

Adults $15 Students/Seniors $12

Based on The Island of Dr. Moreau by H.G. Wells

Original Script by Sarah Schulman

The MET’s yearly community collaboration. 

In this modern adaptation of the H.G. Wells classic novel that uses movement, sound, and text, a group of plane crash survivors end up on a seemingly deserted beach only to find they are not alone. Appropriate for ages 13 and up.


 

Hometown Heroes

All Tickets $12

August 17 and 18 @ 8pm

From the creators of Laugh Station! Follow the absurd exploits of two former boy detectives as they solve a series of strange mysteries.

Mature Audiences Only.


Comedy Pigs Summer Comedy Extravaganza

Tickets: $15 single price, $8 FCC/Hood, $25 2-Day Pass
August 24 and 25 @ 8pm

Catch a weekend of comedy with improvisers and comedians! Both nights will feature short-form improv games, long-form improv, stand-up, sketches, and everything in between. More Extra! More Ganza!

Mature Audiences Only.


SUPER! THE MUSICAL

AUGUST 23 – SEPTEMBER 2

BY SARAH SHULMAN
MUSIC BY CALLAN HOLDERBAUM
LYRICS BY CAITLYN JOY
DIRECTED BY JULIE HERBER

Super! The Musical is a wacky comic book adventure for all ages.

When the superheroes of Supetopia vanish, Captain Obvious assembles a new team and what they may lack in skills, they make up for in ENTHUSIASM! But can they defeat the evil Dexterity? Come cheer as these flawed heroes triumph!

For all audiences.